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    • rafscab's Profile Photo

      Taxis, kids and car seats/boosters

      by rafscab Online Now Feb 11, 2014 at 11:50 AM

      Hi,

      I'm flying to Miami Airport with my wife and 2 daughters aged 3 and 11 months and we need to go to Fort Lauderdale. I want to go by taxi but I need to know if I MUST have car seats for the kids. If I don't take the car seats with me, it's a problem taking a cab? Will the driver refuse to take us?
      I'm trying to avoid renting a car with boosters for such a short and single ride.
      Thank you so much in advance for your response.

      Rafa

      4 Answers Feb 13, 2014 at 5:59 AM
    • picking a car out of a cruise

      by dmassald Online Now Jan 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM

      Should I rent a car at the port or should I just get a cab and rent later when coming back from a cruise ?

      5 Answers Sep 10, 2014 at 4:10 AM
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      Restaurants

      by alex0312 Online Now Jan 16, 2014 at 10:39 AM

      Hey,

      Would somebody recommend some restaurants/cafes in Miami and surrounding area? I'm looking for some smaller, more authentic places and especially ones that are not available outside of that area. It could be chain restaurants as well. Last time I was in Miami I tried Giraffas, 100 Montaditos, and Umami Burger. These places are not available where I live (New Jersey.) I'm pretty much looking for something that I cannot find at home. I hope this is not confusing.

      5 Answers Jan 22, 2014 at 9:33 AM
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      How much cash should I take?

      by fanfan1102 Online Now Jan 2, 2014 at 10:56 PM

      I'll travel Miami next month, I don't how much money I should take.

      5 Answers Jan 6, 2014 at 5:28 AM
    • Accomodation Miami

      by majetan212 Online Now Dec 30, 2013 at 7:39 PM

      Hello,

      could you please advise me some really cheap accomodation in Miami, FL? Maybe some kind of appartment or cheap hotel. Thank you som much :-)

      7 Answers Jun 9, 2014 at 3:23 AM
    • How does on-street parking work?

      by Lukadosa Online Now Dec 11, 2013 at 6:55 AM

      While in Miami Beach & Miami Area if you want to park on-street, how does that system work? What information do you have to input on those green parking poles (license plate, phone number,etc)? What payment method can you use and which one is the best/safest?

      3 Answers Dec 11, 2013 at 7:30 AM
    • Best mojito in town

      by Lukadosa Online Now Dec 10, 2013 at 6:53 AM

      Where can me and my wife have the best mojito while in Miami & Miami Beach area?

      2 Answers Dec 10, 2013 at 8:16 AM
    • Miami - best place to stay for beach/shopping in May/June

      by pr1970 Online Now Nov 29, 2013 at 5:21 AM

      Hi All

      First time visiting the states next year with my wife and want some suggestions for places to stay for a week. Really dont want to spend more than $150 a night.
      We wont have a car, and want somewhere close to beach, shopping and nightlife if possible. nightlife isnt so important as long as there are some decent places to eat/drink. Shopping for clothes and gadgets (for me). Beach , not bothered but must be clean and not too crowded.

      Any suggestions?

      Thanks alot
      Paul

      3 Answers Feb 3, 2014 at 12:20 PM
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      Going from Orlando to Miami Dolphins Statium on December 29th

      by Mietto Online Now Nov 23, 2013 at 3:23 PM

      I'm from Brazil, and I and my girlfriend will be visiting Orlando for New Year's Eve. We've never been to Orlando, Miami or Florida.

      We just got an idea to grab a couple of tickets for a Miami Dolphins game starting at 1:00pm on December 29th, so we're planning to drive from Orlando early in the morning, watch the game, stay a while in Miami and go back to Orlando at night.

      We don't know anything about the traffic in this region, especially close to New Year's Eve, so my question is: is it possible for this plan to go wrong, due to very heavy traffic, closed roads or things like that?

      I'm kinda worried because here in Brazil, on some holidays, a trip that normally takes 3 hours could easily turn into a 12 hour nightmare...

       

      3 Answers Nov 24, 2013 at 8:55 PM
    • 3 night stay in Miami

      by dabba Online Now Nov 17, 2013 at 9:52 AM

      Hi peeps,
      arriving in Miami from UK in March and would like to stay for 3 nights before going on a music cruise, (moody blues) would anyone be able to recommend a hotel perhaps with either a shuttle from the airport or one to the port please?

      12 Answers Mar 23, 2014 at 8:39 AM
    • Weekend in winter hotel around $200/night?

      by spedprof Online Now Nov 14, 2013 at 1:18 PM

      Folks,

      Plan to be in the Miami area with a car for a weekend in the beginning of February... want to see South Beach (walk, shop, dinner?) and also the Everglades (Shark Valley) and then fly out on Sunday. Looking for a reasonably priced hotel (no more than about $200), nice for mature adults, in safe area. Not necessarily at the airport since I have a car to return there.

      Thanks

      2 Answers Nov 21, 2013 at 8:57 AM
    • transportation...

      by sheets812 Online Now Nov 13, 2013 at 11:37 AM

      How far are the airport hotels from the beaches, nightlife, and cruise port? best cheapest way to stay at the cheaper priced "airport" hotels, but still be able to go to town for nightlife, food, touristy stuff... :)

      8 Answers Nov 21, 2013 at 8:57 AM
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      Miami Stopover

      by dejavu2gb Online Now Oct 30, 2013 at 5:26 AM

      Hi All

      I will be stopping over in Miami Next Saturday 9-November en-route to Santiago.
      Any suggestions what can be done in this time? (6-hour layover)
      (we will be returning to Miami a few weeks later so will do main site seeing etc then).

      I have done some research and seen Dolphin Mall is nearby for some shopping, and Sawgrass Mills are these worth a visit to kill some time during our 6-hour layover?
      Maybe a nice place to go for some nice food and have a relax?

      Any other cool suggestions will be welcomed.

      Thanks!!
      G

      27 Answers Oct 30, 2013 at 2:26 PM
    • South from Orlando for a weekend?

      by spedprof Online Now Oct 29, 2013 at 12:18 PM

      Folks, At a conference in Orlando in late January but plan to drive south for the weekend. Can this work? Leave Orlando Fri AM, drive to somewhere near Miami Beach, spend Fri afternoon and evening in South Beach, spend Saturday AM on Shark Valley Tram Tour, Sat evening back to South Beach and fly home Sunday from Miami. Is this workable?? Hotel recommendations under $200/night? Shall we stay near airport? Thanks.

      5 Answers Nov 8, 2013 at 9:10 PM
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      miami restaurants

      by Rxist1235 Online Now Sep 27, 2013 at 1:35 PM

      restaurant ($$$) recommendations around the new casablanca on the ocean hotel near 63rd street (cuban or italian)

      3 Answers Sep 28, 2013 at 11:13 AM
    • prices for drinks and food

      by ilyvvvm Online Now Sep 11, 2013 at 12:45 PM

      Hi, what are the prices for above mentioned at restaurants and supermarkeds ?

      3 Answers Sep 11, 2013 at 4:11 PM
    • prices for drinks and food

      by ilyvvvm Online Now Sep 11, 2013 at 12:43 PM

      Hi, what are the prices for above mentioned at restaurants and supermarkeds ?

    • prices for drinks and food

      by ilyvvvm Online Now Sep 11, 2013 at 12:42 PM

      Hi, what are the prices for above mentioned at restaurants and supermarkeds ?

    • New Years Eve age 18+

      by Tobi_- Online Now Sep 8, 2013 at 1:21 PM

      Hello together,

      I'm 19 years old and want to go out on new years eve in Miami with my friends. We are from Germany.

      Does someone know a good club or a good event in Miami 18+ ?

      Thank you!!

      10 Answers Sep 9, 2013 at 1:01 PM
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      Nightclubs?

      by goodgirl77 Online Now Aug 19, 2013 at 11:06 AM

      Hey ..I am trying hard to find some decent locations in Miami where HOUSE music is played.
      Wasn´t really successful so far. i ll be in Miami from 7th sept -16th sept 2013, so if anyone knows good parties or stuff, please let me know:-)

      I am a HOUSE Gangster...

      Thx

      3 Answers Aug 19, 2013 at 11:46 PM
    • Anyone in Miami early August?!

      by Dean1987 Online Now Aug 9, 2013 at 9:32 PM

      Hey guys, anyone going to be in Miami from the 15-18 August?! Keen to party hard :)

      1 Answer Aug 10, 2013 at 2:54 AM
    • Hotels near cruise port

      by Jandean Online Now Aug 1, 2013 at 4:51 PM

      Planning on flying to Miami in late October and boarding a cruise the next day. Where should we stay?

      3 Answers Aug 2, 2013 at 7:10 AM
    • picking hotel

      by megness Online Now Jul 17, 2013 at 9:36 AM

      We only have 1 Saturday evening stay. Arriving at airport then boarding a cruise on Sunday at noon. What part of town should we stay for a little shopping, nice dinner, see Miami for 1st time? shopping district or beach?

      4 Answers Jul 17, 2013 at 2:31 PM
    • Pre-cruise hotel

      by williamskar Online Now Jun 29, 2013 at 9:18 PM

      What is a good hotel in Miami, FL that offers airport and Port of Miami shuttle service?

      3 Answers Jun 30, 2013 at 9:42 PM
    • Connecting Time

      by jfrerichs Online Now Jun 20, 2013 at 12:35 PM

      I am flying from Los Angeles to Miami, then Miami to Barcelona. The two flights are both on American Airlines. I have a two hour layover in Miami. Will my bags be checked the whole way through? Or will I have to pick them up and re check in? Is two hours for this connection enough?
      Thank you!

      8 Answers Jun 21, 2013 at 10:07 AM
    • Anyone around miami in august?

      by uktravellers Online Now May 28, 2013 at 12:45 PM

      Coming over with three other english lads.. just wondering if anyone is out the same time?

      8 Answers Aug 9, 2013 at 9:20 PM
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      point A to B directions

      by bebe72 Online Now Apr 27, 2013 at 8:28 PM

      I have a two part ?

      1. What's the easiest & fastest way from Miami Airport to go to Art Deco area?

      2. And whats the easiest & fastest way from art deco area to the Aventura Mall?

      thanks

      3 Answers Apr 28, 2013 at 4:36 AM
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      Activities for Young Kids

      by Heatonkbrewer Online Now Mar 26, 2013 at 6:37 AM

      Hi! Going to be in Miami and Fort Lauderdale with my husband and 2 kids, April 7-11th. Looking for ideas for fun/unique things to do with little kids other than beach/pool that would be appropriate for a 3 year old. thanks!

      5 Answers Mar 27, 2013 at 6:02 AM
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      Miami for a day

      by Dabs Online Now Dec 26, 2012 at 2:34 PM

      I'm going to be flying into Miami in January on a Friday night pre cruise (landing 8:15pm), driving to Ft. Lauderdale to spend the night, hubby will do a swim in the morning and then we have all day Saturday and until about noon on Sunday to do something, both nights are booked and prepaid in Ft. Lauderdale.

      I think we will do a short Everglades tour on the day we return from the cruise, booked through the cruise line, but I thought Miami might be an enjoyable place to spend a day pre cruise. I enjoy looking at architecture and would love to try some Cuban food while there. I haven't done a lot of research but I will try to find some sample one day itineraries but 1st the pesky dull questions

      1) do I need to get a Sun Pass with my rental car? It's7.99 per day with Dollar which is a lot less than the other rental agencies for a Miami pickup, FLL dropoff. I'm guessing we will be driving to and from Miami, once on Friday at about 9 pm, twice on Saturday in the late morning and probably evening.

      2) if we can avoid toll roads without traffic headaches, are the toll roads clearly marked before you get on them? And if you do end up on one by accident, is there a way to pay the toll within a period of time like in Chicago where there's a number to call?

      3) good Cuban restaurant in Miami or Ft. Lauderdale or en route?

      4) parking, is Miami a "park and leave the car" destination or a "drive and find a spot" destination?

      Thanks!

      7 Answers Dec 29, 2012 at 1:49 AM
    • A little help please

      by Bosconi Online Now Dec 26, 2012 at 2:09 PM

      Hello, I am planning my first trip to Miami and am in need of some assistance. If anyone has rented out a house in the Miami or south beach area, and was happy with your rental please let me know some of the info. I'm looking for 4 bed rooms and prefer to be on the beach. If not on the beach the close to it. Thank you

      Jamie