Located in the southern United States, Miami is a major port city. Also known as the “Cruise Capital of the World”, Miami is the busiest port in the world for both passenger traffic and cruise lines.
In 2008, Miami was named “America’s Cleanest City” by Forbes magazine due to its year-round good air quality, clean drinking water, clean streets, extensive green spaces and citywide recycling programs.
Miami is nicknamed the “Capital of Latin America” due to the fact that the city is home to the largest latino community outside of Latin America.
The city is a major tourism hub offering many attractions in additions to its world-famous sandy beaches.