Discover Fort Lauderdale
Welcome to Fort Lauderdale … the ‘Venice of America’!
Fort Lauderdale, with its hundreds of miles of canals and waterways, has been named “The Venice of America”. You can go to dinner, shopping at the mall, spend a night at the theatre or visit the fabulous shops of Las Olas, all by boat. Fort Lauderdale even has a ‘waterway’ taxi system. With a warm year around climate, boating and life on the water is a part of everyday life!!
For those who love to lie on the beach and bask in the sun while enjoying the sound of ocean waves, Fort Lauderdale has one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Tropical in climate, the weather Florida is known for is its abundance of sunshine. The area offers many activities that take advantage of the fabulous weather such as deep sea fishing, golf and tennis.
Fort Lauderdale is ideally situated on the Atlantic Ocean between the sophisticated charm of Palm Beach and exciting international flare of Miami and South Beach. And if that’s not enough, with its International Airport you can easily connect to the rest world.
Fort Lauderdale is a thriving community with the best waterfront properties in the world. Its Intracoastal Waterway and vast canal system allow for almost daily use of the thousands of boats and yachts in the area. Known as the “Yachting Capital of the World” it is reported that more yachts are bought and sold in Fort Lauderdale than in the rest of the world combined. If you love the sun and the water and an active lifestyle, then you’ll LOVE Fort Lauderdale.