The name Miami derives from the native American word for "sweet water" (after their description of the Miami River, which flows into the Biscayne Bay) - and how appropriate this is! Many visitors to this beautiful city and the surrounding southeast Florida area will find that their vacation was indeed "sweet"!

Almost everyday is a perfect summer's day and, as the song goes, the living is easy. But Miami is not only about beaches and sunshine - it is also a vibrant city with numerous attractions, great shopping and fantastic entertainment. In general, it is a perfect place for a holiday.

The authors of this website love Miami and the surrounding area. They have made over 30 trips over the last 16 years and every single time they had a fantastic time. This purpose of this website is to pass on their experiences to all.