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The Frugal Traveler: How to enjoy Miami on a budget
Known for bling and Beyonce sightings, Miami isn't usually celebrated for its affordability. So how do you have a financially-feasible getaway in this city filled with glitz and glamour? Enjoy it like a local. According to the Miami Downtown Development Authority, it's one of the fastest-growing urban centers in the United States, boasting an 85 percent occupancy rate. Clearly, even with the current economy, frugal strategies exist to experience this star-studded city on the water that many consider out of vacation reach. Here are several you can use to enjoy your Miami getaway without going off budget.
By Myscha Theriault, McClatchy-Tribune News Service
May 3, 2011