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Financial District - Attractions in Miami

The Financial District in Brickell is one of the most upscale neighborhoods in Miami, and is a center of international trade and business. It has the largest number of international banks in the United States, and a number of elegant high rise residential and commercial buildings, as well as upscale shopping and dining.

The Four Seasons Hotel with its 789 feet and 70 floors is the tallest building in all of Florida can be found in the Brickell Financial District. You can also go shopping in Mary Brickell Village which has some of the best shopping in all of Miami.

Financial District - Atractions in Miami

Brickell Financial District in Miami is like Wall street in the Caribbean

The Brickell Financial District in Miami is located in the greater downtown Miami area and is an important business and commercial hub south of New York City. The best time to visit here is during the weekdays when the district comes alive with workers. There are also a great number of nightclubs and restaurants that are frequented by locals and tourists alike, especially in Mary Brickell Village.

When it was being conceptualized, Brickell came to be known as "Millionaire's Row" and was plated for large homes and mansions of Miami's wealthy elite. Today, it is a dense urban area full of high rise office buildings, hotels and residential apartments made of steel and glass. But you can still visit some of the original historical buildings such as the Brickell Mausoleum, St. Jude Catholic Church, and the first fire station. There is a host of restaurants in Mary Brickell Village that are worth checking out from P.F Chang's to Rosa Mexicano and the Sleek Oceanaire Seafood Room.

Financial District - Atractions in Miami

Brickell Financial District in Miami as a trendy neigborhood

The Financial District in Brickell is easily accessible to downtown Miami and is heavily serviced by public transportation. This is the neighborhood where Metrorail and buses are used more than anywhere else in Miami. You can also get here using the free Metromover, at the Financial District stop. Buses that can be taken to and from the Financial District are Routes 24, 48, 95 and B 102. The Financial District like the rest of Brickell is a pedestrian-friendly area and people here like to walk and bike a lot.

There are many hotels in Brickell's Financial District that offer senior citizens and military personnel discounts of up to 15 percent off hotel room rates. Military personnel can also get special deals and prices in hotels in the Financial District. Some restaurants and shops in the area also provide senior citizens, military personnel with discounts on certain days of the week.

Financial District - Atractions in Miami

Need ideas, things to do in Miami: start at Brickell Financial District in Miami

While Miami's Financial District and Brickell in general is synonymous with upscale hotels, shopping and dining, there are some ways to for budget travelers to save money. First take the Metromover into the Financial District instead of a cab, bus or car it is free fast and convenient, and you won't spend too much time looking for affordable parking which is virtually inexistent.

If you want to stay at a hotel in Brickell or the Financial District, then you should book a room in advance and shop around the internet for the best price. While there are many upscale restaurants there are also many affordable chain restaurants, delis and eateries. Those with money to spend won't have any trouble finding an upscale dining or hotel experience, but will want to check out the Four Seasons for both its hotel and its fabulous restaurant, Acqua.

Financial District - Atractions in Miami

Brickell Financial District in Miami expands from Downton Miami to the Roads

The Financial District in Brickell is a great place to explore where Miami's rich and famous like to live, eat and party. It has many beautiful buildings, upscale restaurants, and great shopping no matter what you're looking for. During the weekdays, come to see this bustling and vibrant part of town with the largest concentration of financial and commercial banks, and discover the beautiful waterfront area. It's a great place for families, groups, couples, or the solitary traveler to discover.

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