Fort Lauderdale travel tips and information about what to do, and what NOT to do, in this lovely city by the Atlantic Ocean, a popular holiday destination characterized by its waterways.
Located north of the Miami area, the city is part of the vast metropolitan area. But that’s where the similarities with the neighbor to the south end.
A seemingly endless beach stretches from the harbor entrance, where the largest cruise ships constantly pass, north towards smaller beach towns.
Fort Lauderdale has washed away its tarnished reputation as “The Springbreak Capital of the World”.
A guide with information about Fort Lauderdale travel tips would not be complete without information about one of Florida’s most popular, best (?) and largest shopping palaces: Sawgrass Mills in Sunrise.
The same goes for the neighbor Hollywood Beach with the state’s nicest promenade.
We see the beach hotels in Fort Lauderdale as excellent alternatives to a stay in more expensive Miami Beach. The distance to the world-famous beach town is just right for a day trip, day or night.