Posts from February 2016

Whether you are visiting Fort Lauderdale from far off destinations or a local in serious need of a stay-cation, Fort Lauderdale is a vibrant place to visit! With miles of beaches, world-class dining and nightlife as well as the Everglades, the choices for fun are virtually limitless. One of the best ways to truly enjoy Fort Lauderdale is get out on the water. Boat rentals are now easier and better than ever with the rise of boat sharing. Boat sharing allows individual boat owners to seamlessly (and safely) "list" their boats for rent and those

Travel Bloggers Day Out in Hollywood, Florida

Friday, February 12, 2016 2:28 PM by Guest Blogger

By Melody Pittman with Wherever I May Roam

Hollywood is not only the movie capital of the world, but also a dazzling beach town in greater Fort Lauderdale that is coming into its own and making a big name for itself. I was lucky enough to have vacationed in Hollywood, Florida a few years ago and enjoyed a luxury stay at the Diplomat Hotel. I loved the close proximity to the beach and easy ocean access. There were so many things to see and do and now that Hollywood is taking their city to the next level, I was even more impressed.

In October,

By Jenni Ojala with Globe Called Home
Written November 14, 2015

A week ago I already felt like I had landed in the middle of paradise – and then the bell boy led me to my room where the balcony opened to an amazing view of the Atlantic, straight to East. Sunsets are beautiful, but sunrises are even more so, and what could be better than viewing them straight from your bed?

Sunrise at Hollywood Beachilta
My kind of view to start the day! Thanks to Margaritaville Resort for the amazing view – and at this resort, every room comes with a view.
Sunrise in Florida
Do you think it was worth it to

By Kim H. with Work Hard Travel Well

As a part of the Travel Bloggers Exchange Conference I attended this year, there were tours that allowed us to become familiar with the area. Angella from The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau (#HelloSunny) picked us up. We were starving so our first stop that wasn’t scheduled was to Tom Jenkins restaurant. A soul food staple of Fort Lauderdale. Great soul food with bbq sauce that makes you want to break out in song. Thanks Bam Bam for getting us in and out as quick as possible. The food