Florida shopping: Exploring Sawgrass Mills

Savvy travellers routinely leave a little extra room in their luggage for the return trip. They know they’ll be buying souvenirs of all sorts that need to be packed. For visitors who intend to spend their time in South Florida shopping, Sawgrass Mills is known … Continue reading
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Florida: A guide to Fort Lauderdale beaches

Broward County-the filling of the Palm Beach and Miami-Dade sandwich- may sometimes be neglected for the top and bottom slices of glamour and glitz. But, don’t make the same mistake. Along its 23-mile coastline, Broward has a number of Blue Wave Beaches. The Fort Lauderdale … Continue reading
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Free things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, found between the dazzling Florida coastline and the subtropical wilderness of the Everglades, is practically humming with energy from its thriving arts and cultural scene, its delicious dining, and its stunning scenic surrounds. But you don’t have to drop much dough – any, … Continue reading
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Fort Lauderdale for families

What parents sometimes dream about on a South Florida holiday – a beautiful beach, a good book, peace and quiet and cocktails served beachside – is their kids’ idea of b-o-r-i-n-g. While visitors to Fort Lauderdale can keep the young ones entertained in the gentle surf for … Continue reading
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Beyond Fort Lauderdale: Historic Hollywood Beach

South Florida’s wide, white sand beaches, framed by calm, turquoise waters and coconut palm trees, are certainly appealing. But not everyone enjoys appreciating the tranquil Florida coastline while lounging, greased with sunscreen, on a towel or chair. For those who crave a little action with … Continue reading
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River of Grass: A Guide to the Everglades National Park

The River of Grass – the nickname bestowed upon the Everglades National Park by naturalist Marjory Stoneman Douglas – sounds like an impossible description. But one visit to this enormous subtropical wetland and you’ll see exactly what she meant”¦   The ecosystem, by definition a … Continue reading
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A Beginner’s Guide to Fort Lauderdale

Most people think of Fort Lauderdale (and the South Florida area in general) as a poster child for “˜fun in the sun’ holidays. The type of getaway where you plant yourself under an umbrella, drink in hand, and sunbathe from sunrise to sundown, with the … Continue reading
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One Last Fling Before the Ring: Fort Lauderdale for Hen and Stag Dos

    Celebrating your wedding day is typically a culmination of months, or even years, of planning. Therefore, every bride and groom deserves a night (or weekend) getaway to enjoy the “˜single life’ just one last time. Luckily, Fort Lauderdale offers plenty of places to … Continue reading
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Fort Lauderdale’s Best Beach Hotels

Beachfront hotels are prevalent in the sunshine state, but Fort Lauderdale has several standouts well worth the trip. From cutting-edge design to incredible views, and even on-site ice cream parlours, these hotels offer that little something extra for a truly unforgettable holiday. And if the … Continue reading
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