Winter Issue of MIA Connections Features Holiday Travel Tips, Local Seafood Hotspots and More

MIAMI, Nov. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While most of the world celebrates New Year's Eve in cold weather, Miami is literally and figuratively one of the hottest places on the planet to ring in 2016. Discover the best places in Miami or at Miami International Airport to usher in the New Year, where to shop for your party gear and last-minute holiday gifts, and where to satisfy your cravings for seafood and more with the winter issue of the award-winning MIA Connections. The latest issue of the airport's official digital magazine is available online now at

"MIA Connections is an all-inclusive travel guide for anyone who visits our airport and community," said Miami-Dade Aviation Director Emilio T. González. "Whether you are on a long layover at MIA or on an extended stay in Miami, you can have great travel tips in the palm of your hand with our user-friendly digital magazine."

MIA Connections is the first digital airport magazine in the country available in both English and Spanish, with tourist-friendly content from HCP/Aboard Publishing, the custom publishing arm of the Miami Herald. Just this month, MIA Connections won first place in the Newsletter category at the 2015 Airports Council International-North America's Marketing and Communications Conference.

Whether traveling through MIA or planning a future trip, readers worldwide can explore the best dining, shopping and entertainment options available inside MIA and throughout Miami-Dade County with the free digital magazine, which is accessible while inside the airport via MIA's wireless network, online at or via the Twitter hashtag #MIAConnex.

Miami International Airport offers more flights to Latin America and the Caribbean than any other U.S. airport, is America's second-busiest airport for international passengers, boasts a lineup of 100 air carriers and is the top U.S. airport for international freight. MIA, along with its general aviation airports, is also the leading economic engine for Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida, generating business revenue of $33.7 billion annually and welcoming 70 percent of all international visitors to Florida. MIA's vision is to grow from a recognized hemispheric hub to a global airport of choice that offers customers a world-class experience and an expanded route network with direct passenger and cargo access to all world regions. MIA is committed to sustainable practices. Learn more at For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps and details on shopping, dining, transportation and more, visit Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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CONTACT: Greg Chin 305-876-7017 gchin@miami-airport.comSource:Miami International Airport(Kendall, MIA)