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Ocean Drive

Eighth Street and Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL (Flamingo / Lummus)
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Ranked #26 of 116 activities in Miami Beach
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Stoke on Trent
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Really quite over-hyped. This place isn't any more special than some resort town in Spain. Very disappointed with this 'famed' area of Miami.

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Dublin, Ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This place is getting worse, so many places closed their doors. Everything is so expensive. You can expend USS18 in a disgusting orange juice.

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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90 reviews 90 reviews
20 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Easy to navigate, and so much to do! South Beach to one side, and fun places to eat, drink, and shop on the other. Amazing people watching!

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mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

its an awesome place to visit for young people...beach is really awesome... lot many things around like restro bars , clubs etc... evening its a more happening place

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Dubuque, Iowa
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187 reviews 187 reviews
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296 helpful votes 296 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very touristy and expensive but fun and interesting. We only had a little time to explore a few blocks one evening but want to come back and enjoy the area again when we have a little more time to relax and explore things at a slower pace. We wanted to see too much in too short of a time. Give... More

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Lakeland, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I think the bars and restaurants are pretty good for young people who want to mingle and party in a loud atmosphere. My complaint is, as you walk down Ocean Dr, every restaurant has the exact same menu with big colorful pictures of the food and giant flashy drinks. I absolutely understand that this is the way to make money... More

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California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The beach is really nice for family and kids. Personally I like waves but the water temperature is so good and relaxing that I really enjoyed the time I spent here. Restaurants at Ocean Drive should be avoided *at all costs*. I had friends with me that insisted to go even tough I cautioned it would be a bad experience.... More

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is a very trendy area with some good restaurants all competing for business and it is a high energy atmosphere. At night it's hopping and it goes on all night into the morning. Don't expect to park easily on the Drive but there are parking garages in certain areas on the Drive which is the better choice. You must... More

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Bermuda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Strolling Ocean drive and sit down for something to eat and a drink, is a must when you go to Miami. But beware, it is expensive. And do not order todays special without asking for the prize! But to sit there watching all people and the cars passing by is a great vacation experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

An amazing place. Will be going back soon. It's the best of both worlds. If you want a beach holiday or if want a sight seeing trip it's all there at South Beach

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