|2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Meeting: Local Information|
To book a room at the Hyatt at the conference rate, see https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=13906645 or call 1-888-591-1234 and reference the AFS-ISFNR joint meeting.
The nightly AFS/IFSNR rate for a room with single or double occupancy is $167 USD; a limited block of rooms is reserved for students at the rate of $109 USD.
The Hyatt Regency Miami, our annual meeting hotel, also offers transportation tips, including information about getting from the Fort Lauderdale airport to the hotel; see http://miami.regency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/our-hotel/transportation.html.
The Local Planning Committee has prepared an invaluable Local Guide to Miami's diverse neighborhoods, with recommendations for getting around and what to do.
For lunch spots recommended by The New Tropic, a local resource for "Miami's curious locals," see "Ten Downtown Lunch Spots for Under $10," by Nicole Martinez (July 30, 2015), https://thenewtropic.com/10-lunch-downtown-miami/
Articles about Miami and South Florida
Colleen Creamer, "In Miami, Cuban Culture, No Passport Required,” The New York Times (April 7, 2016), http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/10/travel/little-havana-calle-ocho-miami.html?emc=eta1&_r=0
Lizette Alvarez, "Assignment America: Little Havana,”The New York Times (December 23, 2015), http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/24/us/assignment-america-little-havana.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytco
Luis Fajardo, "How Miami Became the Capital of Affluent Latin America,” BBC (May 16, 2016), http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-36281648
Elaine Gulsac, "In Miami, the Brainy Side of the Beach,” The New York Times (November 26, 2015), http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/29/travel/art-basel-miami.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share&_r=1
Elizabeth Kolbert, "The Seige of Miami: As temperatures rise, so, too, will sea levels," The New Yorker (December 21, 2016), http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/12/21/the-siege-of-miami
Kyle Munzenrieder, "Cocaine Smuggled in Dead Babies and Miami’s Other Weirdest Urban Legends,” Miami New Times(February 18, 2016), http://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/cocaine-smuggled-in-dead-babies-and-miamis-other-weirdest-urban-legends-8257605
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