Register now for the local tours on offer from the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Meeting planning committee. Registration closes August 31; currently, the tours are under-enrolled, and are in danger of cancellation.
You won't want to miss these tours, which have been arranged with the expertise of our friends at HistoryMiami Museum.
A fascinating combination walking/coach tour featuring light food tasting and exploration of the cultural traditions of three unique Miami neighborhoods: Little Havana – the historic heart of Miami’s Cuban community; Wynwood – a warehouse district and immigrant neighborhood, formerly known as "Little San Juan,” that has become a world-renown outdoor street art gallery; and Little Haiti – the center of Haitian Miami where you will meet local mural artist Serge Toussaint and enjoy Haitian fare. $60
A combination coach/airboat tour during which your guide will explore the history and culture of the Seminole and Miccosukee Tribes of Florida and the early settlers known as "Gladesmen,” along with environmental issues impacting the Everglades. Take an airboat ride through grand open areas and sawgrass trails to hammocks (tree islands) that have been passed down through generations of the Tigertail family of the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians. Experience the Everglades first hand with a member of the family on their ancestral land. Finish the tour with samples of local cuisine. $60