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“Lovely city beaches” 5 of 5 stars
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South Beach
Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Miami City Bus Tour
Ranked #4 of 157 things to do in Miami Beach
Activities: People-watching, City walk sightseeing, Nightlife, Sunbathing, Dining, Group tours/walking tour
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: People watching is a great pastime in Miami's South Beach, which draws celebrities and beautiful people in skimpy swim attire to see and be seen. The wide and fine, white sand-covered beaches are popular spots for fashion photo shoots, so you're sure to see models. The area is known for its hip clubs and wild nightlife as well as numerous excellent restaurants.
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“Lovely city beaches”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

The beaches are wide, sandy, easy accesible and not too crowded. You can get drinks on the beach, and the life guards pay good attention. The wave are a bit to high for younger kids to enjoy (there is a chance they get washed away).

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“The beach is so lovely”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

The beach was clean, the people who work for the hotels that give you towels and chairs are very polite. the only thing that I didnt like was that you couldn't have a drink.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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“Anothe must do.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

You haven't been to Miami without experiencing to vie of South Street. On a busket list, easy to cross off after seeing and experiencing the atmosphere and attitude .

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Sunapee, New Hampshire
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“walk and sight see”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

The people watching and the archetecture is fantastic. The old Art Deco buildings are an eye feast.
Don't stop for breakfast. We ate at two different sidewalk restaurants; the food came out cold both days and it was too windy

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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“We're not in Kansas anymore”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

Without a doubt this is a must see when you are in the Miami area. You'll find a pristine beach with white sand and aqua waters across the street from a wide array of restaurants, hotels and shops with a trendy vibe and an upbeat feel. You have to spend at least a day here but make sure you bring your wallet. We ordered drinks from the two for one specials at one of the curbside cafes there but the kicker was that the drinks were 25$ each! These delicious concoctions were loaded with alcohol and the end result was an unplanned mid afternoon buzz which had to wear off before the drive home. If I was twenty years younger you can be sure I would have checked out the strip in the evening. Mangos, Wet Willies and the like must be hopping for sure!

Visited November 2012
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