You may think the only attractions in Fort Lauderdale are the beaches and delicious restaurants and world-class shopping, if you had never been here before. And it's true that the city is known for its popular blue wave beach and for an endless number of amazing eateries and over the top shopping venues. But this place, otherwise known as the Venice of America has been welcoming the world and entertaining and educating them without abandonment for many years. The folks that make this city run know the success of catching the attention of the very young to the very old and from the playful to the serious. Fort Lauderdale has become a city of world class sophistication with an amazing art museum and history and science museum, colleges and universities, one of the world's largest cruise ports, live theatre and casinos, and one of the most sought after gay vacation desinations in the country. Fort Lauderdale has set the standard in creating a city between the ocean and the magnificent Florida Everglades that draws an international crowd not only to visit and play, but also to live and call home.
Dale Mack has been involved in Fort Lauderdale tourism and promotions for over twenty years. Working for Travelhost Magazine in Dallas, Texas, he was especially drawn to the edition published by the Fort Lauderdale Associate Publisher; the city's beauty, its energy and the fun-in-the-sun atmosphere. When an opportunity came to relocate to Fort... Read More