The safety and well-being of the 2.7 million residents and 15.5 million visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches is a top priority for the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) and all our community and travel and tourism partners. These sources are great for helping you select your travel destination, choice of hotels, resorts, and desired cruises, plus detailed information on the destination’s amenities and available tours, but chances are you won’t find in these brochures, or on many of the travel sites, currently updated political and economic situation at destination.
CDC Director Tom Frieden said the agency issued the travel warning because of the additional Zika infections that were identified in the last 48 hours, and because of new information that indicates mosquito control efforts are not working as well as officials would have liked.
Value for Your Money: Our vacation travel advisors have access to the same (and often better) pricing than what you can find online, and secure special perks such as free room upgrades, daily breakfast and other benefits that you can’t get on your own.
It was definitely odd that there were no cab drivers at the airport at 3 ‘clock in the morning when you finally landed in Costa Rica, but booking a transfer to your very remote hotel would have been a good thing to remember when you purchased your airline ticket and hotel online.
In June 2010, TripAdvisor acquired the United Kingdom’s largest independent vacation rental website, In September 2010, SmarterTravel, part of TripAdvisor Media Group, launched SniqueAway, the first members-only site where each travel deal is endorsed by the people.