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    Fort Lauderdale (pop. 152,400) is a city of islands, rivers, bays and canals where the boat is just as important as a car for transportation. Residents and visitors frequent the boutique shops and galleries of Las Olas Boulevard and also the the nightlife and museums of Riverwalk.

    Originally settled by Maj. William Lauderdale in 1838, but the town did not get noticed as a resort community until about 1911. Besides being a popular resort area, it is also a leading commercial center playing an important role in the marine and citrus grove industries.

    To really experience the beauty of Fort Lauderdale, you need to take a scenic drive along Highway A1A (Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.) where you see over 3 miles of sandy Atlantic Ocean beachfront to the right and the urban waterway city landscape to the left. The Gold Coast water taxis are a very practical means of navigating the many miles of waterways here.

    Just to the south is Port Everglades, one of the deepest harbors in the Southeastern U.S. where 10 modern terminals provide facilities for Caribbean bound cruise ships.

    Public Transportation
    Amtrak - (954) 587-6692 / Terminal at 200 SW 21st Terrace.
    Yellow Cab Taxi - (954) 565-5400
    Broward County Transit - (954) 357-8400 / Public transport
    Downtown Shuttle - (954) 761-3543 / Free weekday downtown shuttle buses.

    Weather & Climate
    There is plenty of sunshine and the daily temperature averages 82 degrees, with it being maybe ten degrees cooler in winter and maybe ten degrees warmer in summer. Rain showers frequently occur from June through September.

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    Discover Fort Lauderdale's natural wonders when you explore to a scenic backdrop of amazing urban, wilderness, mountain, islands and coastal terrain. Find many exciting high wilderness adventures opportunities for rock climbing, mountaineering, boating, camping, hiking, weekend retreats and more.

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    Tour Las Olas RiverWalk
    The heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale is the Las Olas Riverwalk arts & entertainment district. This area bustles with shopping, dining, waterfront parks and major cultural attractions. This 22-block area includes fashion chic Las Olas Boulevard and Las Olas Riverfront all easily accessible from the brick-lined Riverwalk, a meandering promenade that follows the New River with shortcut to the eclectic Historic Second Street.

    Tour Lauderdale By The Sea
    Long island strip located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intercoastal Waterway is home to luxury mansion estates, yacht clubs and resort hotels. It has earned the title "Venice of America".

    Tour Deerfield Beach
    Relax and enjoy the beauty of golden-sand beaches and warm blue waters. Collect seashells along Broward Country's most beautiful beach. Experience the best in water sports just outside your door. Swim, snorkel, windsurf and scuba dive in crystal clear waters. Try your luck fishing from a 900-foot international fishing pier. Nearby recreational facilities include volleyball and tennis courts; bicycle and boat rentals; deep-sea fishing; diving and yacht charters; pari-mutuels and championship golf courses. Besides the beaches, other great city attractions include Quiet Waters County Park.

    Tour Pompano Beach
    Settled in 1880 and named for a local fish, this resort town has abundant sunshine and recreational opportunities. There are about 20 city parks, many of which offer tennis, softball, fishing and swimming. Besides the beaches, other great city attractions include the Pompano Racetrack and shopping malls.

    Tour Marinas & Bay Cruises
    Tour the many cruise and boat charters operators based in Fort Lauderdale. Several dozen boat charters to suit every style - sightseeing, dining, glass-bottom boats, dive charters, sports fishing, Bahamas, casino cruises.

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    Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty Six
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    2301 South East 17th Street Causeway, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33316;
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    Fort Lauderdale's landmark resort set amidst a 22 acre tropical paradise on the famed intracoastal. This luxurious resort offers a world-class marina and features the fine services and amenities of an aquatic center, a European spa, and six restaurants and lounges. 388 over-sized, luxurious rooms newly rennovated in 1998, with views of the intracoastal waterway, the shimmering Atlantic Ocean or tropical gardens. Each spacious guest room features balconies, servi-bars, hairdryers, coffee and coffee makers, iron and ironing boards, 24-hour room service, in-room data access ports, and in-room safes.
    European Spa LXVI - a luxurious health and beauty spa with invigorating body and skin care treatments.
    California Cafe - this waterfront cafe is a gourmet's delight with specialties that include brick oven pizzas
    The Mariner's Grille - For exceptional American and traditional cuisine in a nautical atmosphere
    Pier Top Lounge - And don't forget to visit the famous revolving Pier Top Lounge which offers live jazz and dancing seasonally.

    Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale
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    1100 Southeast 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33316;
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    In the heart of Ft. Lauderdale near the intracoastal waterway and 17th Street Causeway, just minutes from Fort Lauderdale Beach lies the Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale. Our 12 story tropical atrium is a tranquil showplce of lush foliage, exotic flowers, and a spectacular waterfall. Each of our 361 suites offers a separate bedroom with a king or two double beds and living room with sofa bed and well lit dining/work area. In addition, all suites feature a wet bar, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, two remote control televisions with cable and in-room movies and two dual line telephones with voice mail and modem.
    Salute Trattoria Italiana - this restaurant overlooking our tropical atrium introduces the flavor of the Italian Mediterranean.

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