MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A comprehensive 411 resource that provides granular details on every business as well as city amenities and happenings, the Miami Beach app is a must-have for residents and visitors who love the city. Drilling down to the most intrinsic information anyone could need about Miami Beach, extensive detail is available by category; so for instance, in addition to, finding an accountant nearest their location, tourists and locals can select a hotel based on its architect or a restaurant based on the noise level of its dining room.
"We are excited both residents and visitors will finally have at their fingertips a free mobile app that encompasses all of the countless things this urban-island has to offer, including city services, cultural attractions, entertainment, restaurants, events and so much more," says Miami Beach City Manager Jimmy L. Morales. "This app is not only visually stunning but provides a depth of information that is extraordinary for a city app," notes Peggy Benua, Chair, Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority (MBVCA). "A lot of development, technology, testing and smarts went into the creation of this app and we're sure anyone who uses it will be blown away by its attention to detail and expanse of information." The Miami Beach app Includes: Door-to-Door Directions: geo-coded data allows users to get anywhere from wherever they are; Things to Do: listings of shows, concerts, events and deals; Places to See: location-based suggestions for museums, shopping, eating and drinking; All Businesses: If they operate within the city limits of Miami Beach, they are listed - from accountants to yacht dealers. According to youramazingplaces.com and statista.com, travel-related apps ranked as the 7th most downloaded category of mobile applications. In addition, 85% of leisure travelers make use of their Smartphone while traveling abroad, 30% of travelers make use of mobile apps to find hotel deals, 15% of consumers downloaded mobile apps specifically for forthcoming vacations and holidays and 29% of travelers have used mobile apps to find flight deals.