The city of Miami is a paradise for shopaholics with many good places to go shopping and bargain hunting in markets and large shopping malls. Design and decor merchandise can, for example, be found in the Miami Design District, or the designer shops of Bal Harbour and the chains at the Bayside Marketplace.
There are many places where you can shop but here are a few favorites:
Miami Fair Trade Marketplace
At Miami Fair Trade Marketplace you’ll find jewelry, scarves, towels, handicrafts, fashion clothes, but also many other things. Everything you buy in the area is made with Fairtrade, and you can be assured that all products are manufactured under good working conditions.
The address is 3010 De Soto Boulevard, Miami.
Miami Design District
Want to buy art and decor? Then you have to go to the Miami Design District. In the area, you will find over 135 galleries, shops, antique stores, etc., but also restaurants and bars.
The address is 3841 Northeast 2nd Avenue, Suite 400, Miami.
The shopping center is located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale in the beautiful city of Aventura. The building is located just minutes from the beach. Aventura has over 300 stores with many well-known brands in accessories and fashion. There’s also many good restaurants in the shopping center.
Located at 19501 Biscayne Boulevard, Aventura.
Situated near the airport, here you will find lots of designer outlets with great prices on famous brands. The bus easily takes you to the mall from the airport or Miami city center, but it is also possible to go by car, and there are good parking possibilities.
Dolphin Mall is located at 11401 Northwest 12th Street, Miami.
Bal Harbour Shops
In Bal Harbour Shops, you will find many well-known American and European designer shops. Food and drinks are available in the tropical garden among the stores. There is also an art gallery Bal Habour Gallery,
Located at 9700 Collins Avenue Bal Harbour, Miami.
One of the largest outdoor malls in the US and here you will find more than 100 shops and restaurants. A beautiful shopping mall with many fountains and waterfalls. The Falls is located at 8888 Southwest 136 Street, Miami. The mall is also a Fresh Market and a cinema.
This was some of our best tips on good places for shopping in Miami, there are much more, but you need to plan ahead if you want to have enough time to visit the major shopping areas.
How to get around in Miami
To get around in Miami, you can take the bus, taxi or driving. To drive by your own is pretty straight forward and most rental car agencies have automatic cars.