Miami in April with Travois

Registration for the 19th Annual Travois Indian Country Affordable Housing & Economic Development Conference will be opening in a little over a month — we can start planning our before- and after-session fun now, right?

There is so much to see and do in Miami! We’ve compiled a list of neighborhoods and hot spots to get your planning started.


Downtown Miami is a busy shopping area with cultural and event venues.

Hot spots: American Airlines ArenaMiami City BalletFlorida Grand Opera and the Pérez Art Museum Miami.

Miami Beach

Miami Beach is a trend-setting arts and entertainment magnet with incredible museums, restaurants, nightlife and attractions with walkable streets and beaches. The neighborhood boasts a unique collection of Miami Modern (MiMo) buildings and art deco architecture.

Hot spots: Jewish Museum of FloridaMiami Beach BoardwalkLIV NightclubSouth Pointe Park

South Beach

South Beach is known for its critically acclaimed restaurants, irresistible shopping, extravagant clubs, world-class art scene, universe of entertainment options and of course, the miles of sparkling shoreline.

Hot spots: Bass Museum of Art, Lincoln Road MallNew World CenterWolfsonian-FIU MuseumArt Deco District Welcome CenterNikki BeachEspañola Way

Little Havana

Little Havana is the colorful center of Hispanic culture in Miami. The area is filled with Latin-inspired cafes, restaurants, venues and markets that give space and a voice to all the different backgrounds that have taken root in the neighborhood.

Hot spots: Calle OchoVersaillesMàximo Gómez ParkEl Titan de BronzeAzucar Ice Cream CompanyCubaocho Museum & Performing Arts CenterHoy Como AyerMarlins Park

Coral Gables

Coral Gables is one of South Florida’s oldest cities with canopied streets, historic houses and stately gates and lush parks. Coral Gables has a hip restaurant and bar scene and some of Miami’s most popular happy hours.

Hot spots: Shops at Merrick ParkLowe Art MuseumOld Cutler TrailActors’ PlayhouseVenetian PoolCoral Gables MuseumMiracle MileCoral Gables Art Cinema

Coconut Grove

Coconut Grove is located in the middle of Miami, yet completely separate and quaint with a bohemian flair. The Grove offers a warm, laid-back atmosphere with charming boutiques, family-owned shops, galleries, gourmet restaurants, sidewalk cafes and sailboats anchored at the bay.

Hot spots: Vizcaya Museum & GardensPeacock Park and marinaCocoWalkPeacock Garden Cafe

Find more attractions on Miami’s visitor’s site.

We’ll see you in Miami in April!