Coral Villas Park is a lovely little park with an amazing play structure in Miami Dade County. This is a newer park that opened in 2013. The park was developed with lots of nice walkways and natural landscaping. The perimeter of the entire park is planted with native shrubs that require little water and care. These large shrubs provide privacy to the neighbors of the park and food for the wildlife. New Tamarind and Oak trees have been planted near the already established Oaks with the purpose of providing more beautiful and shady areas in the years to come.
Amelia Earhart Park in Miami-Dade County is one of the largest parks in the city of Hialeah, with many activities for the entire family at this beautiful, 515 acre park with 5 lakes. Read this article about the NEW 2015 renovation of the playground into "Tom Sawyer's Island" play area! This whimsical, natural and exciting new playground will definitely keep the kids occupied and off the ipad!
Wynwood Walls in Miami, Florida is a unique experience which brings art to the warehouse district. The project was brought to life in 2009 by Tony Goldman of Goldman Properties. The idea was to bring the greatest street art to one place and increase the pedestrian traffic in the area. This company is known around the South Florida area for finding and renovating properties with declining value. The Wynwood Walls appeal to art fans whether they’re from the local area, or tourists from all over.
Normandy Isle Park & Pool is located on Normandy island in the city of Miami Beach. Though many may come to Normandy for it's pool and splash areas, the park also offers two multipurpose basketball courts, tot lot, soccer field, and party pavilion. The city arranges for interesting programming for kids and adults alike. Some of the outdoor areas are lit for night time play: the tot lot, basketball courts and soccer field.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Coral Gables is a truly remarkable setting on over 80 acres of land. Walk through the garden on it's winding paths and enjoy all that South Florida nature has to offer. Bring an appetite for learning and exploration and enjoy talks with expert horticulturists, view amazing art and take classes on topics ranging from grafting to photography. When you need to take a rest, take a seat and watch the birds and the butterflies as they flit about on their daily chores. See a plant you would love to have in your own garden?
Bike & Roll Miami offers segway and bicycle rentals at three different locations in Miami. They can be found across from Bubba Gump Shrimp at the Bayside Marketplace. South Beach locations are on Collins and over on Lincoln Road. Bike & Roll supplies you with the newest Segways available, the i2. The Segway River Tour takes you along the Miami Riverwalk which is a paved easy path with views of the Bay.
Family owned Miami Tour Company has been operating for over 10 years and is an award-winning company of Excellence for the last 4 years. In addition to Miami, MTC offers tours of Orlando, Key West and the Everglades. They offer 5 different tours around Miami that range in price from $32 to $69 per person. Miami Tour Company includes pick up and drop off at certain area hotels, contact them for further information. The bus tour includes an illustrated map, cold bottled water, guided tour, and an authentic Cuban coffee all in the comfort of an air-conditioned bus.
Speed around all the sites that other tour boats cover only a fraction of with Thriller Speedboat Tours of Miami. Bounce and fly through the waters and see the celebrity mansions on Star and Fisher Islands or Miami Beach. Zoom by the Art Deco area of South Beach as you zip along on the beautiful blue Atlantic Ocean. Feel like Don Johnson on the popular show Miami Vice and enjoy the amazing skyline views of the city.
Milander Park in Hialeah is a 19+ acre park that consists of an aquatic center, football stadium, sports fields and a new venue. The park, in addition to these big amenities, also provides recreation for multiple kinds of sporting activities. Lighted sports fields help make this park an active destination even into the evening hours. Milander has two lighted tennis courts, two lighted basketball courts, a lit softball field, and a lit baseball diamond. The park also has a junior basketball court that is not lighted.
Goodlet Park is a 28 acre park located in the city of Hialeah just north of the Miami International Airport. This sports-oriented park has something for everyone. It is one of few parks in all of South Florida to have two regulation Futsall fields. Futsall is a sport very akin to soccer and originated in Brazil. There are some typical American sports facilities at the park as well including 11 tennis courts and 5 raquetball courts all lighted for late evening play. The eight basketball courts and two softball fields are also lighted.