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Old January 5th, 2013, 08:42 AM
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Hi guys,
At almost the end of this me and my BF are cruisen the first time. It's also our very first trip overseas...yayyy!!
I had a question and hope you'll help us! I want to shop in Walmart. 'Cause we're going to stay in Miami almost 5 days after our cruise. Does anyone have a couple of hotel names in neighborhood of Walmart? From someone I heard that Sawgrass mall also is in Miami. But just checking some options. It's our first trip to Miami, so kinda just looking what and what not...
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Old January 5th, 2013, 09:24 AM
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Sawgrass Mills is about an hour NW from the city of Miami.
If you are staying for 5 days, are you going to have a car?
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Old January 6th, 2013, 10:48 AM
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Sawgrass Mills is about an hour NW from the city of Miami.
If you are staying for 5 days, are you going to have a car?
You must drive like an old woman. The vertical foot pedal on right will help you get there faster.
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Old January 6th, 2013, 11:12 AM
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You must drive like an old woman. The vertical foot pedal on right will help you get there faster.
Regardless, I would imagine taxi fare from downtown Miami or Miami Beach would be about $100 each way to/from Sawgrass.
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Regardless, I would imagine taxi fare from downtown Miami or Miami Beach would be about $100 each way to/from Sawgrass.
That's why they need a rental car and a GPS.
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Old January 6th, 2013, 02:20 PM
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Unfortunately we're not going to rent a car. We're staying in Miami for 5 days and just want to do some shopping. I thought that it would be a lot easier if we knew a couple of malls or other before. I think that I'll just surf the internet, but thanks about sawgrass..
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Aventura Mall is really nice. I don't know about the malls in the neighborhoods further south of there (Dadeland Mall and Dolphin Mall).
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Aventura Mall is really nice. I don't know about the malls in the neighborhoods further south of there (Dadeland Mall and Dolphin Mall).

Just goes to show how different people can be. I respect your opinions, Royalcruz, but I consider shopping at Aventura to be a hideously awful experience (Airbook is in for repair at the mall's Apple Store at the moment).
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Just goes to show how different people can be. I respect your opinions, Royalcruz, but I consider shopping at Aventura to be a hideously awful experience (Airbook is in for repair at the mall's Apple Store at the moment).
I consider shopping in ANY busy mall to be a hideously awful experience and Aventura is always busy. It is, however, a very popular mall with people who live in Fort Lauderdale and I think that it is nice. To me, shopping at Bal Harbor is even worse because everything is so expensive. Personally, I prefer shopping at Galleria in Fort Lauderdale because it isn't too busy.
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Great! It's all worth considering, I guess. Thanks!
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