Author: Guest Blogger

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 4:49 PM by Guest Blogger

Written by Andrea on Vacation: Bonnet House is one block from A1A and the Atlantic Ocean beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The house and grounds were owned by Frederic Clay Bartlett and his wife Helen-a wedding gift from her father. You would never know that these gorgeous grounds and house lie in the mangroves near the beach. Our amazing tour...
Get ready residents of Fort Lauderdale and South Florida: Party, Event and Wedding Season is almost upon us! Yes, the last six months may have been on the hot side, but we all know that the next six months is going to be absolutely perfect. Residents of Fort Lauderdale and Broward County look forward to this time of year all summer. Of course, so...
What are the transportation logistics for tourists and business travelers, visiting Fort Lauderdale? In Broward County, not every hotel, resort or motel provides courtesy shuttle bus service from the airport. However, from renting a bicycle, waving down a trolley to embarking on a boat, Fort Lauderdale journeys plenty of convenient transportation...

Thursday, May 15, 2014 10:08 AM by Guest Blogger

In all things, "best" is a subjective matter. The best vehicle for dragging trash to the Southwest Regional Landfill isn't the best vehicle for dropping your daughter off at the prom. In this post, we explore five of what may be Broward County's top restaurants, all suited to very different occasions and experiences. When you've been to those that...
I love visiting Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. My grandpa sometimes takes my brother and me for an afternoon of horse races. It is a ton of fun to bet on the horses (but you need an adult in order to bet money). The anticipation of seeing if your horse actually wins is very intense. When the horses start racing, you could hear the loud BOOM,...
Written by dive enthusiast Rob Curran Sunny, it's gridlock out here Lauderdale-By-The-Sea... Blue skies overhead, my buddy Susan and I slip into our scuba gear and shuffle off the beach into the ocean. Divers-down flag in tow, we make the easy five-minute surface swim out to the first reef, just a hundred yards from shore. We descend 20 feet, to a...

Thursday, February 6, 2014 11:09 AM by Guest Blogger

It has been three weeks since I've started my internship at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau. Since I've been here I have learned a lot about how things work in the real world; especially in the fields of tourism, event planning, and hospitality. Which, for any undergraduate reading this, I must say is completely...