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    • alligators + tourist attractions

      Tampa Jan 31, 2017 at 5:46 AM

      I have a phobia about alligators and yet I want somewhere warm for an end of Nov/Dec break. Are there any alligators on the beach at this time of the year - does anyone have personal knowledge of the situation

      Apart from Disney what other attractions are there - we would like to do some touring but looking at the crime rate in Charleston/New Orleans we are scared as we came close to being run off the road in Washington DC near the Jeffereson library Plan to stay about 2-3 weeks so could do 1000/1500 miles comfortably with hotels interspersed

      Can I add my thanks to VT which has been invaluable to me and enabled me to stay safe and see lots of places I wouldn't have seen. Only hope there is a last minute reprieve

    • alligators + tourist attractions

      Tampa Jan 31, 2017 at 5:40 AM

      I have a phobia about alligators and yet I want somewhere warm for an end of Nov/Dec break. Are there any alligators on the beach at this time of the year

    • Weather and hotels

      Miami Beach Feb 18, 2017 at 8:05 AM

      We are considering to visit Miami beach in January 2018
      Does anyone know if this is a good time for a beach holiday?
      We are living I Norway and would like to have some sun and warmth when it is winter time here.
      Does anyone have facts about a nice not to expensive hotel as well?
      Best regards
      Turid in Norway

    • Travelling by rented car

      Miami Feb 16, 2017 at 4:55 AM

      We will be travelling in America this March, so we have decided to rent a car. We have heard that there are roads which require payments. 1. How can we pay these fees? Cash, credit card? Could rented car use sunpass and toll-by-plate? If yes, how to get it online? 2. What insurance car needs to have zero excess?
      Thank you in advance :)

    • Halloween party

      by AlexKoba Online Now Oct 31, 2016 at 9:46 AM

      Hello, I moved to Florida few month ago and I don't really have people to ask about parties. Please I want to go to a big Halloween party so bad. I've been on one of themy yesterday buy it was probably one of the worst. Does anybody know a cool Halloween parties that's gonna be today or on this week

      4 Answers Oct 31, 2016 at 2:29 PM
    • Where to park CHEAP near Port Everglades while on a 12-day cruise.

      by Doreitha Online Now Oct 8, 2016 at 6:03 PM

      Where can we park our car for 12-days near Port Everglades that is CHEAP?

      1 Answer Oct 9, 2016 at 11:14 AM
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      Miami to Ft Lauderdale

      by diamond_skies Online Now Jun 17, 2016 at 2:10 PM

      I am going on a cruise from Ft Lauderdale next year. Flights to Miami are slightly cheaper than to Ft Lauderdale and I understand that there is a shuttle bus from Miami to Ft Lauderdale. Can anyone tell me how much this costs? I am wondering if I should just go with the direct flights rather than going to Miami and using the shuttle.

      Many thanks


      5 Answers Jun 30, 2016 at 6:45 PM
    • Re: day tour (12/5/15)

      by blrabbit Online Now Aug 5, 2015 at 10:41 AM

      I have a group of 6 or more arriving from Celebrity Infinity on 12/5 and would like to tour everglades national park & air boat through big Cypress national park from 8:30 am (pickup from port of Everglades) to 4:00 pm (drop off at FLL airport).

      2 Answers Aug 5, 2015 at 12:50 PM
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      Convertible or not?

      by Susanelambert Online Now Jun 17, 2015 at 2:30 PM

      Is it impracticable to rent a convertible to drive around mid July while spending a week in Ft. Lauderdale area? Last time I was in Sanibel Island in July it was unbearably hot and humid the whole time. Any advice?

      3 Answers Jun 18, 2015 at 4:48 AM
    • Are there any good coffee shops in Fort Lauderdale other than Starbucks?

      by nativafloridian Online Now May 7, 2015 at 1:30 PM


      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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      From Miami airport and hotel in Fort Lauderdale

      by GUYON Online Now Mar 24, 2015 at 2:20 PM

      What is the best way to go around at 7:30PM from Miami International Airport and our hotel in Fort Lauderdale. We rent the car at FL and we are hesitating between a taxi or a shuttle. The hotel does not seem to have its own coach.
      Thanks for your advice.

      3 Answers Mar 25, 2015 at 7:41 AM
    • Making the best of 4 days

      by Jldtrigger Online Now Mar 1, 2015 at 4:48 AM

      We arrive for 4 days on March 18th. We are in our late 30's and would like a nice mixture of nightlife vs chill out. Any suggestions?

    • Getting to South Beach

      by Jldtrigger Online Now Mar 1, 2015 at 4:44 AM

      What's the best way to get to and from South Beach and Bayside area from Fort Lauderdale?

      1 Answer Mar 1, 2015 at 7:30 AM
    • beaches and valuables

      by RT7591 Online Now Jan 16, 2015 at 11:54 AM

      is it safe to leave valuables in a bag when swimming in the sea? are there lockers where valuables can be left?

      3 Answers Jan 17, 2015 at 3:59 AM
    • Ocean Sky hotel and area

      by Leah1976 Online Now Nov 23, 2014 at 8:56 AM

      Hey all!!
      we traveling to ft.lauderdale in april. we are staying at the Ocean Sky Hotel for a night. is there anything to do in the area with in walking distance? and what about public transit? is there anything there? is it easy to get around if you don't have a car?


      3 Answers Jan 19, 2015 at 1:34 AM
    • Mosquitoes

      by vickybob Online Now Nov 12, 2014 at 9:06 AM

      Does anyone know if Ft. Lauderdale has a lot of mosquitoes (specifically want to avoid new chik-v virus).

      5 Answers Nov 30, 2014 at 10:59 AM
    • rush street

      by SueC88 Online Now Nov 11, 2014 at 7:22 PM

      Where is the club? I would like to know where there is 70's disco music in broward county?

    • b'day party

      by MichaelS100 Online Now Sep 29, 2014 at 5:29 PM

      what must I do to celebrate my 50th b'day. I will be in ft. lauderdale for 5 nights

      1 Answer Sep 29, 2014 at 6:47 PM
    • Help please????

      by BetteLynn Online Now Aug 18, 2014 at 11:33 AM

      I want to see every out of the place/ unusual places in Broward county... The ones that aren't on the main lists....thank you very much... Stores/ shopping/ restaurants/ thrift stores/ curio shoppes

      1 Answer Aug 18, 2014 at 12:52 PM
    • shuttle service from airport to cruise ship in ft lauderdale

      by DouglasR5 Online Now Jul 31, 2014 at 1:31 AM

      never been on a plane or cruise ship, what is our my wife & myself best & cheapest way to get to cruise ship wont be leaving until Sept 14th 2014

      2 Answers Jul 31, 2014 at 9:12 PM
    • Things to do

      by jerry8755 Online Now Jul 21, 2014 at 8:28 PM

      I was wondering what you would recommend seeing when we come to Ft. Lauderdale in two weeks?

      3 Answers Oct 21, 2014 at 3:38 AM
    • Romatic Things to do

      by uncleeric8000 Online Now Jul 12, 2014 at 8:15 AM

      Anyone know where I can take my wife on a romantic dinner in ft Lauderdale and things to do in Ft. Lauderdale? I am new to Florida area can anyone help?

      2 Answers Jul 12, 2014 at 9:48 AM
    • Dancing Places

      by JanuaryDove Online Now Jun 17, 2014 at 7:24 AM

      Anyone know of places to go dancing for people 40 and over in Broward County or West Palm Beach, FL?

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      Fort Lauderdale

      by Wod Online Now Jun 1, 2014 at 10:30 AM

      Hi I will stay at the Hampton Inn Ft Lauderdale Downtown Las Olas can someone please give some answers?
      Is there a Sun Trolley nearby
      Restaurants nearby
      How far from the beach and how can I get to the beach, sun trolley, bus, taxi?
      Is it a safe neighborhood
      Places to visit
      Taxi rates(per person?)


      1 Answer Jun 1, 2014 at 10:53 AM
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      Can you help me to plan a perfect day in Fort Lauderdale?

      by SamyValy Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 11:11 AM

      I'm touring Florida from May24 to June6 and I might be in the city on the 28 or 29 of May.
      Thank you so much for all of your tips!

      1 Answer Apr 1, 2014 at 11:30 AM
    • Car rental from Miami Airport - drop off near cruise terminal

      by Stutrumpet Online Now Mar 23, 2014 at 4:31 AM


      We are flying out to Miami International on 10 April. We need to hire a car to go to a hotel north of Ft Lauderdale for a few days before joining a cruise ship so we'd like to drop car off at a company in Ft Lauderdale that has a free transfer to the ship.
      We are also uncertain regarding insurance, sat-nab and toll roads between the airport and Ft Lauderdale


      1 Answer Mar 23, 2014 at 5:20 AM
    • nice inexpensive hotel by airport

      by basherw Online Now Mar 1, 2014 at 8:19 PM

      Flight is getting in late and we are spending 1 night in Fort Lauderdale before continuing on to our resort destination. Is there a decent inexpensive hotel/motel near the airport? Dates are March 17, 2014 to March 18, 2014. thank you for your help.

      3 Answers Mar 4, 2014 at 6:12 AM
    • Boat trips

      by wiseman824 Online Now Feb 4, 2014 at 4:59 AM

      Other than the Jungle Queen which are the best companies to look at for a day trip from Fort Lauderdale on a boat? Doesn't matter what sort of a boat it is.


    • Villa for rent

      by wiseman824 Online Now Feb 4, 2014 at 4:57 AM

      Does anyone know of a reasonably priced villa in Fort Lauderdale with 5 bedrooms around the SE17th Street area?

      4 Answers Feb 11, 2014 at 5:35 AM
    • Where to stay

      by zenud Online Now Jan 15, 2014 at 8:14 PM

      Flying in to Fort Lauderdale one day before Carnival Cruise in Port of Miami, what's the best way to get there and where to stay?

      3 Answers Jan 16, 2014 at 9:52 AM
    • information

      by samibe Online Now Jan 7, 2014 at 8:06 PM

      Anyone know of a hotel in fort lauderdale during the 1980s. Called the polynesian village. Would love to know where it was located

      1 Answer Jan 7, 2014 at 8:39 PM
    • transportation and hotels before cruise

      by lisarl61 Online Now Dec 11, 2013 at 3:34 PM

      we fly into fort lauderdale but leave 2 days later on our cruise from the port of miami, what is the best place to stay and where and how do we get there?

      2 Answers Dec 22, 2013 at 9:50 AM
    • grocery store

      by missbettinab Online Now Nov 5, 2013 at 9:44 AM

      We are staying at the FL Beach Resort on Breakers Ave. Is there a grocery store within walking distance?

      1 Answer Nov 5, 2013 at 10:21 AM
    • Vacation Tips

      by manwells Online Now Oct 24, 2013 at 2:17 PM

      I guys, I am from Panama and will be travelling on November with my family crew to Orlando, but our flight will land on Ft.Lauderdale like at 8PM and then will rent a car from Alamo, in order to drive all the way to Orlando. Do you have any tip, suggestions or comments to share with me?
      Thanks in advance

      18 Answers Oct 27, 2013 at 9:02 AM