Shopping is one of the many aspects this city has to offer to visitors and locals. Miami is a world class shopping destination and downtown Miami is no exception. The famous Seybold building and a landmark as the second largest jewelry building in the United States is located in the heart of downtown Miami.  From a Rolex to a Movado you will find an exclusive array of brand name jewelry as well as an extensive diamond collection from South Africa and other parts of the world. The Seybold Building caters to both wholesale and retail stores, making it a prime choice for buyers, sellers and collectors.  After an exorbitant shopping affair, pay a visit to La Epoca department store on Flagler Street and serving locals and tourist since 1965.  There, you can buy a custom, handmade made “Cuban style” Guayabera made from 100 % cotton or linen.  Just a few blocks away you will find Macy’s which is located in a historical building for it’s architectural value with 5 stories beautifully displaying merchandise with exceptional quality and service.   For perfumes, body fragrances or cosmetics look no further as Alberto Cortes Cosmetics and Perfume has an extensive in store selection. Alberto Cortes is the oldest cosmetics and fragrance store in Miami and their experience and service will dazzle you pretty.  Shops at Bayside Marketplace is located in the heart of dynamic downtown area, showcasing over 100 shops and over 20 bars and restaurants, local artists, live music and lots more.  Overlooking beautiful Biscayne Bay where you can sip on a Mojito while doing some serious local shopping.  Among the many kiosks, you can pick up unique and fun souvenirs and local bits.  Sports lovers can bring home souvenirs of their favorite local pro teams by visiting Champs, Impact Zone, Mad About Soccer.  For the latest fashion swing be sure to visit Cache, Clarissa Kemper, Enigma Couture, Victoria’s Secret and many more fashion stores located in the Shops at Bayside Marketplace.  For a more conventional option, Ross Dress for less and Marshall’s are located nearby and offer a wide variety of styles at an affordable price and convenience.  Waking down N.E and 1st., you will see lots of mom and pop retailers catering to tourists and offering great products, personal service and great prices.  For quality cigars in Downtown Miami the Smoke Shop is a family owned, premier full service tobacconist.  Owner and expert Bill Singer will give you a brief history about cigars and will light up a David doff in the comfort of the walk- in humidor room.  As part of their service, they ship all over the world.

From medical equipment to health foods, you will find many alternatives on Flagler Street along with many vitamins shops eager to provide you with great products, information and tools for better health as well as advice on the products they distribute.  For fabrics, stop by La Casa De Las Viejas, a place where you will find an incredible collection of fabrics from all over the world. Their expertise and on- site tailors will measure for a professional fit.