A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Greater Miami and South Beach. (In addition to South Beach, this book includes Miami's up-and-coming Design District and the Biscayne Corridor, as well as the increasingly vibrant Downtown / Brickell area, Little Havana, Coral Gables, Coconut Grove and Key Biscayne). A little much for a Long Weekend, but the information's here if you want to spend a month.
Updated throughout the year, this concise guide is designed to save you time.
"There's an amazing diversity to be experienced in Miami if you get away from South Beach and spend some time on the mainland, and this book was extremely helpful. We found restaurants serving food from Peru, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Brazil, Bolivia-you name it, and cheap." -Jasmine G., Mobile
"I don't care much about Miami. I'm all about South Beach, first and foremost. This is the perfect book, with good restaurant listings and current nightlife updates." -Willie T., Ithaca
"The Delaplaine guide books 'cut to the chase.' You get what you need and don't get what you don't." -Wilma K., Seattle
=LODGINGS, from budget to deluxe
= RESTAURANTS, from the finest the area has to offer ranging down to the cheapest (with the highest quality). More than sufficient listings to make your Long Weekend memorable.
=PRINCIPAL ATTRACTIONS -- don't waste your precious time on the lesser ones. We've done all the work for you.
=SHOPPING - a short round-up of good opportunities
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About the Author
He writes in widely varied fields: screenplays, novels (adult and juvenile), travel writing, journalism.
He writes several series:
The JACK HOUSTON ST. CLAIR political thriller novels.
"THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES IV," a series of novels starring the great-great-grandson of the famous consulting detective.
"THE ANNALS OF SANTOPIA" series, an epic that follows a Santa born in 1900 through to his death 82 years later.
"Midnight Mass," about the Christmas Eve robbery of historic Trinity Church in New York.
"The Trap Door" follows a boy who is taken back in time to 1594 and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.
"The Meter Maid Murders," a comic look at a detective trying to nab a serial killer on South Beach who only murders meter maids.
Has written and directed three features (one doc, two narrative features), and won several awards for his film work. (See imdb.com for details). His latest film, "Meeting Spencer," starring Jeffrey Tambor, won the prestigious Milan International Film Festival Award for Best Screenplay.
DELAPLAINE'S "LONG WEEKEND" GUIDES
These no-nonsense guides contain Delaplaine's recommendations and advice for travelers visiting these cities (or areas) for 3 or 4 days.
Key West & the Florida Keys
Miami (and South Beach)
New York (Manhattan)
New York (Downtown)
Orlando / Walt Disney World
Panama City (Fla.)
Rio de Janeiro