Thanksgiving in Miami: Reasons We're Thankful to Live in Miami

With Thanksgiving arriving tomorrow, now seems like a good time to give thanks to a few of the things that make Miami so great. The Magic City is one of the top destinations for tourists and travelers looking to take a break from the rise-and-grind life, but for those of us who call the 305 home 365 days a year, it's more than just a one-week getaway. It's a way of life.

This is the time of the year when the rest of the country unpacks their winter clothes and ties chains to their tires -- or at least that's what I've seen on television (still not really sure how that works). It's also the time of year when we realize how lucky we are, not only for the weather but also for getting to live in such a beautiful place with so many things to do.

So this Thanksgiving, we take time out to give thanks to you, Miami. Here are a few things that make you so special to us, and we thank you.

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Ryan Yousefi is a freelance writer for Miami New Times, a lover of sports, and an expert consumer of craft beer and pho. Hanley Ramirez once stole a baseball from him and to this day still owes him $10.
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