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Inside Background
Generally a safe city, visitors to Fort Lauderdale should still be cautious...
Last edited: 13 June 2006
Long before college students headed to Florida for spring break, the area...
Last edited: 29 August 2006
The following article has been posted by TripAdvisor staff in accordance with...
Last edited: 27 August 2010
Authors Susan Gillis and Dan Hobby offer a look that covers the 160 year...
Last edited: 13 June 2006
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau operates...
Last edited: 05 January 2007
Fort Lauderdale Weather     Fort Lauderdale, Florida is the center of the beach...
Last edited: 23 February 2013
This canal-laced city is a far cry from its spring break party image of the...
Last edited: 04 January 2007
Inside Transportation
Fort Lauderdale is served by the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International ( FLL...
Last edited: 08 October 2013
If you want to see Fort Lauderdale by water, there is a water taxi service, you...
Last edited: 19 June 2006
The bus system (Broward County Transit) http://www.browar... in Fort Lauderdale...
Last edited: 16 June 2010
From the airport taxi, limousine, and shuttle service is available. Shuttle...
Last edited: 16 November 2013
When you  visit Ft Lauderdale, take the bus.  You don't have to worry about the...
Last edited: 14 January 2014
Probably the most affordable method of transportation to/from the Fort...
Last edited: 11 June 2014
The Fort Lauderdale street system is set up as a grid like many other cities...
Last edited: 09 May 2010
Inside Things to Do
The Ft. Lauderdale Swap Shop http://www.florid... It is huge, and it has drive...
Last edited: 28 January 2009
Primarily there are four Hotspot Hubs in Ft. Lauderdale for the Club and Party...
Last edited: 19 June 2006
"By Word of Mouth" is a terrific restaurant in a most unlikely setting... in a...
Last edited: 15 January 2006
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts offers both a large hall with the...
Last edited: 12 June 2006
The nearby and newly renovated Galleria Mall not only boasts a Neiman Marcus...
Last edited: 14 May 2014
One of the more entertaining and enjoyable things you can do in Fort...
Last edited: 02 February 2011
Fort Lauderdale has quickly become one of the top destinations for gay and...
Last edited: 08 May 2009
The Sawgrass Mills Mall, is a huge mall located in Sunrise Florida. It takes...
Last edited: 21 February 2009
South Florida Jazz  South Florida Jazz brings top jazz talent from around the...
Last edited: 15 June 2014
The first Sunday of each month there is a Jazz Brunch along the Riverwalk. Pack...
Last edited: 31 May 2006
Fort Lauderdale beach is one of the main tourist attractions in the area.  No...
Last edited: 25 June 2006
The Carrie B offers three daily sightseeing cruises at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. See...
Last edited: 10 July 2008
Be prepared to wait on various long lines before boarding the ship. Expect to...
Last edited: 07 July 2013
Get on Board! The Fort Lauderdale Sun Trolley. A great way to see FTL and get...
Last edited: 03 February 2014
"Pompano Square" now known as "Pompano Citi Centre" has made many changes in...
Last edited: 02 January 2008
Inside Dining Scene
If you can’t find something to eat in Fort Lauderdale you’re just not trying...
Last edited: 19 June 2006
 Some favorite "cheap eats" spots in Fort Lauderdale are: Il Mulinos Restaurant...
Last edited: 12 June 2014
Opas Taverna - pretty decent greek food - outdoor patio, what is fun is that...
Last edited: 19 June 2006
If you are cruising out of Port Everglades and don't have transportation, the...
Last edited: 03 April 2011
Great restaurant next to the Marriott Courtyard.  For under $10 you can get a...
Last edited: 22 July 2008
This is a true favorite! The garlic bread is delicious and MUST be shared (tons...
Last edited: 09 February 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 25 March 2014
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 03 June 2013
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 12 August 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: 12 March 2013
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is NOT mandatory in most of the United States, it is expected in...
Last edited: 18 August 2014
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 08 September 2007
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 22 May 2013
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 22 March 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 May 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 08 April 2013
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 17 December 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 05 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 06 June 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 06 March 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 20 January 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 20 January 2014
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014