Westin Beach Resort Fort Lauderdale
Collected by Karen Gardiner , AFAR Local Expert
900 N Birch Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, USA
Created by Chicago-born artist Frederic Clay Bartlett in 1920, Bonnet House—and its lush gardens—is today a museum dedicated to historic and environmental preservation, and creative expression. An oasis among high rises. Public tours take place...
241 S Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316, USA
This Fort Lauderdale landmark has been around since the 1930s and even made an appearance in Elvis Presley's 1960 movie, Where The Boys Are. It's gritty, noisy, fun, and the drinks are cheap: a true dive bar. Cash only.
1100 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316, USA
With its clear water, clean white sand, and long strip of restaurants and bars, Fort Lauderdale Beach is a low-key, more relaxed alternative to its more famous southern neighbor. If bored of sunbathing, there is also parasailing, deep-sea fishing,...
1980 E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, USA
Carrying everything from vintage dresses to locally handcrafted jewelry (and kitschy souvenirs), Jezebel is a must-visit for finding that obscure holiday gift. Find the store in Gateway Shopping Center: Look out for the painting of a mermaid...
421 SE 2nd St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33394, USA
The Nacho Bizness truck cruises the streets of Fort Lauderdale on weekday lunchtimes. Most Wednesdays and Fridays, the truck can be found in the Citibank parking lot on SE 2nd Street, one block north of Las Olas Boulevard. Try the signature Yum...
2584A E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, USA
Truluck's highlights sustainable seafood, with a menu that features fresh Florida stone crab direct from their own fisheries, and a fresh-catch seafood menu that is updated weekly. From 4:30 to 6:30 every evening, happy hour at Truluck's includes...
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