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    • Are there any good coffee shops in Fort Lauderdale other than Starbucks?

      Fort Lauderdale May 7, 2015 at 1:30 PM

      Hello,

      I am from Tampa and will be heading to Fort Lauderdale in a couple of weeks. I usually enjoy independent coffee shops that offer fresh roasted small batch coffee brewed through a French press. I have done some research on yelp and came up with a few local places. If anyone else knows of a good spot please let me know. Here is what I found:

      Sip Java Co - (formally Brew Urban Café) @ 638 N Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale FL. I heard that they carry Intelligentsia, Anodyne and Wells Coffee (all small roasted batches from around the world and you can brew them with a few different methods). Free wifi and good snacks or all day food offerings, tons of seating indoors and outdoors. Very quiet with free parking out front.

      Brew Urban Café - 537 NW 1st Avenue in the art district. They are located in an art studio called C&I studios. Quiet and good locally roasted coffee too.

      Warsaw Coffee Company - 245 E 13th St Fort Lauderdale FL. New coffee shop with lots of seating. They also offer locally roasted coffee from Argyle and have a bakery which pumps out some original and unique pastries. A little more on the pricey side of things and parking is limited.

      The Alchemist - They are located in Wilton Manors which is about a 15 minute drive from Fort Lauderdale. They have a good variety of coffee and pump out some good sandwiches.

      These are some of the best places to enjoy coffee. If you all have any additional info please reply!

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    • Commuting Orlando to Auburndale / Lakeland

      Orlando May 4, 2015 at 7:57 AM

      Hello,

      I've yet to find a good answer to this question.

      I will be starting a new job in Auburndale, FL and planned to commute from the north side of Orlando (near I-4). I understand I-4 could potentially be a nightmare during rush hour, but does it depend on the direction you're going?

      Traveling south (I-4 W) during morning traffic and north (I-4 E) in afternoon traffic. Will I generally be going against heavy traffic? Estimated time typically says near 1 hour. Would you expect this to be higher, or relatively accurate?

      I appreciate any insight you could offer...Thanks!

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    • Honeymoon Destination

      Key West May 3, 2015 at 7:45 PM

      Where is the best spot to stay on a honeymoon?

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    • port of Miami hotel rooms

      Miami Apr 28, 2015 at 2:56 PM

      Any in the 250 range that have a view of the cruise ships coming into the port? Thanks 

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    • Transport to Clearwater Beach

      Orlando May 10, 2015 at 6:16 AM

      What transport is available from Orlando International Airport to Clearwater Beach please?

       

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    • Extended Stay America

      Jacksonville May 23, 2015 at 9:07 AM

      I am going to work at the Naval Air Station in Jax. I will stay temporarily at Extended Stay America on Western Way. Did I pick a fairly safe area?

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      Transportation South Beach to Miami Seaquarium?

      Miami May 19, 2015 at 4:57 PM

      I will be staying in South Beach Miami next Friday and Saturday morning. Originally I was planning on just hanging out at the beach, Lincoln Road Mall, Ocean Drive, etc. but now I think a change of pace might be nice. I was doing some reading and I'm thinking about visiting Miami Seaquarium. I know there are some mixed reviews of the place, but I think it's mostly from people comparing it to SeaWorld and I haven't been anywhere like that before so I think I'll enjoy it. :)

      The problem is it /is/ a little expensive at $42/ticket, so I'm only going to do it if there's a cheaper public transportation option I can take there. It looks like a cab ride would be $24-30 each way and I'd rather not make this a $100 excursion. Is there like a bus route or something I could take? If so, how much would it cost and how long would it take? Thanks in advance for any suggestions!

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      What is the name of the Pirate Themed restaurant in Orlando

      Orlando May 7, 2015 at 11:48 AM

      Its the same idea as the medieval times place, but pirate themed, we went recently and I'd like to leave a review.

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      Transportation to Miromar outlet mall

      by Arodster Online Now Jan 31, 2015 at 7:53 AM

      I'll be visiting Fort Myers beach - staying in a condo (off Estero Blvd) and would like to take in some shopping at Miromar outlet mall. I've mapped it out and it looks like it's about half hour away from my condo, however, we will not be renting car, so am wondering if there's public transit that will take me to this mall. Any help would be appreciated. thanx Anna

      7 Answers Feb 2, 2015 at 8:43 AM
    • Saturday night out

      by Dbahhur Online Now Oct 4, 2014 at 3:41 PM

      Looking for live music and good people watching. Last night on an all girls trip, we want it to be a good one.

      1 Answer Oct 5, 2014 at 8:16 AM
    • 2 days cruise from Ft-Myers to Key west?

      by Dalla12 Online Now Aug 12, 2014 at 7:21 AM

      Is it possible to have a cruise for 6 peoples in march . We want a 2 or 3 days cruise only.

      3 Answers Aug 26, 2014 at 8:56 PM
    • what's to do

      by dickydotdo Online Now Jul 23, 2014 at 6:09 AM

      What kind of fun can I have in FMB?

      4 Answers Jul 23, 2014 at 5:33 PM
    • transportation

      by tonygale Online Now May 8, 2014 at 12:35 AM

      best and cost effective means of transportation from ft myers airport to the pink shell resort

      1 Answer May 9, 2014 at 9:12 AM
    • Music/food/local

      by kathryndaley Online Now Mar 23, 2014 at 3:36 PM

      Looking for someplace with good music.food/bar that is not a tourist trap. Thanks, Kathy

      1 Answer Mar 23, 2014 at 9:07 PM
    • First time family visit to Fort Meyers Beach - Some Questions

      by Maraclr Online Now Mar 16, 2014 at 6:36 AM

      Hi, Husband and I are going to be in FMB with our three kids, ages 10,13 and 15 yrs old. staying at the Santa Maria Harbour Resort for Christmas and New Years 2015. I have been reading everything I can get my eyes on. LOL.

      1. Are there recommended places to go for Christmas Eve, Day and New Years Eve? to eat, celebrate?
      2. Are there any all you can eat crab legs anywhere?
      3 best family place for lobster?
      4 Do kids eat free at Pincher's Crab shack Tiki?
      5 What are the best restaurants for happy hour on the south of the Island?
      6 Is the trolley and driving way too busy at Christmas too, or mainly just at Spring Break?
      7 best place for shelling?
      8. What is an absolutely NOT to miss in FMB for families?
      Any and all advice would be greatly appreciated.
      Thanks in advance for your response. :) Let the planning begin. :)

      2 Answers Mar 19, 2014 at 7:46 PM
    • Bar near Time Square

      by theskygoddess Online Now Mar 14, 2014 at 4:29 PM

      My husband and I were there about six months ago an are returning next week for our anniversary. When we were there we stopped at a outdoor bar and watched a one man band. We had the best flat bread pizza there but we can't remember the name of the place or exactly where it was. It was somewhere in the Time Square area. It was not a pizza place though. Can anyone tell me what the name of this place is?

      4 Answers Mar 14, 2014 at 5:35 PM
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      Merkie water

      by iamsebastian Online Now Mar 14, 2014 at 1:42 PM

      I was at Ft Myers Beach last summer and they where having a problem with the water, it wwas very merkie. Has it cleared up.

      Betty

      2 Answers Mar 14, 2014 at 7:59 PM
    • Fort Myers

      by tree11myrt Online Now Mar 13, 2014 at 12:05 PM

      My partner and I are traveling to Fort Myers this summer, June 17-24. What do you recommend we do while we're there?

      2 Answers Mar 13, 2014 at 3:26 PM
    • Dolphin Swim?

      by nikkig926 Online Now Feb 1, 2014 at 1:33 AM

      Where is the closest place to Fort Myers to swim with Dolphins?

      1 Answer Feb 1, 2014 at 2:17 AM
    • lodging on beach

      by GLYNIS1166 Online Now Jan 25, 2014 at 9:08 AM

      Is it better to stay on north end or south end of the beach?

      3 Answers Jan 25, 2014 at 8:31 PM
    • Any coupons for Fort Myers Beach dining?

      by jennaz24 Online Now Dec 20, 2013 at 1:22 PM

      Know where to find coupons for dining in the Fort Myers Beach area??

      2 Answers Dec 20, 2013 at 4:16 PM
    • Difference Between N. or S. Ft. Myers Beach

      by KentuckyMaria Online Now Nov 24, 2013 at 8:15 PM

      What is the difference between the North end or South end of Ft. Myers Beach ?
      Where would you say is better to stay for a month ?

      3 Answers Dec 1, 2013 at 9:01 PM
    • Fort myers beach

      by Taylor1980 Online Now Oct 27, 2013 at 11:07 AM

      Is the sea safe to swim in? We have a 2 year old & upon our arrival we have been told there is pollution in the area due to an accident? Thanks

      5 Answers Nov 8, 2013 at 9:13 PM
    • Shopping

      by pammiej Online Now Jun 24, 2013 at 8:21 AM

      My family and I usually go to Myrtle Beach every year, we are going to try Fort Myers beach this year. One of our favorite things at Myrtle is the number of little beach shops (Wings, Pacific, etc.). Is the shopping comparable in FMB?

      Thanks,

      Pam

      1 Answer Jun 24, 2013 at 1:29 PM
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      Best Night Clubs/Bars at Fort Myers Beach

      by DebbieC14 Online Now Jun 10, 2013 at 2:13 PM

      Coming down on Sunday for a week. What are the best bars/nightclubs/hangouts to not miss on this trip?
      Also, are the bars open on Sunday there?

      7 Answers Jun 11, 2013 at 11:14 AM
    • Christmas boat parade Dec 1st 2012

      by gstigen Online Now Nov 25, 2012 at 9:42 AM

      Hi all,
      We are coming back down on Dec 1st and want to catch the Christmas boat parade. We are very familiar with the numerous places to watch the parade but does anyone have some good advice as to which location on the parade route provides the easiest access and best view?
      Thanks Gary and Liz

      1 Answer Nov 25, 2012 at 10:10 AM
    • gulf of mexico

      by michaeljackman Online Now Jan 31, 2012 at 7:10 PM

      Is the water clear at FT Meyers beach,were coming in July.We usualy stay in FT Lauderdale.

      6 Answers Feb 12, 2012 at 5:24 AM
    • Sanibel, Captiva, Marco or Ft. Myers beach

      by brehm020 Online Now Mar 8, 2011 at 11:32 AM

      My wife and I are going down to the gulf side of Florida this December with another couple. We want to be on a nice beach, with access to 20-somethings nightlife (i.e. fun bars...but not too crazy). I'm considering Sanibel, Captiva, Marco and Ft. Myers beach, and am wondering where would be the best fit for the four of us? Any help is greatly appreciated!

      4 Answers Mar 8, 2011 at 3:54 PM
    • boat ramps

      by pauledelstein Online Now Jan 17, 2011 at 5:44 PM

      do any hotels he boat ramps

    • Fishing Pier

      by unclechar Online Now Sep 23, 2010 at 10:32 PM

      What is the approximate cost of fishing off the pier?
      Do I need a License to Fish?
      Can I fish from shore anywhere along the coast?

    • Looking for specific gift

      by lynnettekline Online Now Jul 14, 2010 at 6:34 PM

      I was at Ft. Myers beach about 5 years ago and bought some perfume at one of the giftshops by the pier called Lilo. I can't find it anywhere. Is the shop that has it still there? I don't know the name of it. Thanks!

      2 Answers Jul 16, 2010 at 12:08 PM
    • Any 18 year or older clubs?

      by ciara_kb Online Now Jun 28, 2010 at 5:56 PM

      I'm only 18.... Still wanna party... So...anyone know a good 18+ club in Fort Myers Beach, or surrounding area? O_o

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      Fun in the Sun rentals

      by christoph1960 Online Now Feb 28, 2010 at 11:30 AM

      Anybody hsve any issues with this rental mgmt. company?
      will find out myself here shortly!

      1 Answer Apr 29, 2012 at 2:04 AM
    • Tangiers shopping

      by bjlettre Online Now Jan 1, 2010 at 4:25 PM

      How far from Times Square at Ft. Myers Beach is the mall and does the trolly go there?

      3 Answers Jan 2, 2010 at 7:14 AM
    • Christmas alone in Fort Myers

      by tilouenvacances Online Now Dec 15, 2009 at 7:25 PM

      We are a couple with an 18 years old daughter and for the first time in our life, come downsouth at a new condo in fort myers to celebrate christmas - being from North, what would be fun to do in fort myers at this time of the year with a young adult - hesitating between Walt Disney and a cruise - what is open to public the 24-25 of december

      2 Answers Dec 21, 2009 at 12:55 PM
    • snorkeling

      by missdogs Online Now Oct 20, 2009 at 8:16 PM

      My wife has a phobia of diving but loves to surface snorkel. New fins she wants to kick, and new lenses for her perscription mask. Any springs, or what beaches, can I take her to...............? Help me out here, and TANKS you very much, as I will get to dive for a day if I can get help. We are in Meyers just south of Sanibel and east over the bridge. Tanks, Tanks a lot!!!!

    • Brown`s fan

      by Melchman Online Now Sep 3, 2009 at 12:13 PM

      Are there any Brown`s Backer Bars in Ft Myers area?

    • Pier Fishing-Pole Rental?

      by 2TallDeb Online Now Oct 18, 2008 at 10:12 AM

      Can you rent fishing poles on the pier? Don't want to have to bring because we are flying?

      Thanks,

      2TallDeb