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Miami is a spectrum of dazzle and activity, where all the jazzy colors of ritzy living meet the cool pastels of one of Florida's original vacation hot spots. Beginning as a small second-rate tourist town at the turn of the century, Miami boomed in the 1920s and has grown and added to its diversity ever since. Miami had its own "Little Broadway" in the 1920s, was a center for the Art Deco movement in the 30s and 40s, thrived as a military base in World War II, and has since grown to be both a Latin American center and a sleek metropolitan community.
There are literally millions of ways to spend your time in Miami. Nearby areas such as Coconut Grove, Miami Lakes, or Sunny Isles Beach. If you are inclined to sightsee, the Art Deco District contains over 800 buildings in this distinct architectural style, and Ocean Drive is known for its bustling activity and sidewalk cafes. Miami also has several unique attractions, such as the Miami Metrozoo, Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami Seaquarium and the Parrot Jungle and Gardens. When the sun goes down, Miami is a place to "see and be seen." Hundreds of nightclubs and restaurants guarantee that you'll find a place to suit your taste and style. Cuban and other Latin American cultures have had a broad impact on the style of Miami. Ethnic food, artwork and crafts abound in the area, as well as many colorful festivals and events. From the chic and cultured to the diverse and outrageous, the colors of this city are so varied and bright there is sure to be something in Miami for everyone.
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