Miami is known for many things. It’s one of the most visited cities in the world and regularly tops the wish lists of travelers for future plans. The city is diverse and welcomes people of many different backgrounds with arms wide open. The nightlife is well known for crazy nights and parties that last all night long. The city is not known for being cheap or affordable, but there are, surprisingly, many activities people can participate in for free.
Fans of music can find many free shows or classes in Miami. For example, on the last Friday of each month, the Museum of Contemporary Art has a free jazz night. It’s open to the public and lasts 7–10 p.m. This is a great way to spend a nice and relaxing evening enjoying jazz music.
Athletic travelers who miss their daily workouts can bring a bike to tour the murals in Wynwood on Sundays at 11 a.m. It’s a 90-minute ride with a local artist who explains and points out the artwork. It’s a great way to see the city more and appreciate the art that comes with it. Or, head to Bayfront Park every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday for a yoga class. The classes are taught by a certified yoga instructor.
Swim through coral for free at Biscayne National Park. For travelers who don’t have snorkeling gear it’s still fun to walk around the beach and take in the sights. If someone is looking for a great place to hike, Bear Cut Nature Preserve has 3.5 miles of trails for hiking and biking and great views of the marsh.
Travel to Africa can be daunting for those unfamiliar with the culture so different from our home. However, it’s also one of the most rewarding and enriching experiences available to travelers. If you’re unsure where to begin, here are the safest countries on the continent to begin with.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Being stuck in the middle seat on an airplane is hardly anyone’s first choice, but for travelers who aren’t willing to shell out extra bucks to choose their own seat, the middle seat may be randomly assigned to them. However, there are a few ways to make the most of this situation and breeze through the flight with the most comfortable experience possible.
Along Guyana’s Rupununi River, Karanambu Lodge is an oasis of comfort and compassion in a largely wild region undisturbed by commercial tourism. Guyana is a land rich in biodiversity and Karanambu is dedicated to its conservation, operating as both an eco-tourist lodge and a charitable trust devoted to the preservation of the Rupununi, savannah and waters.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.