If you are looking for some fun and inexpensive Fort Lauderdale activities look no further. We’ve got some of the most entertaining, and family-friendly, activities that won’t break the bank in the Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach and the surrounding areas.
Every summer since 1991, Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman, aka Dr. Beach, has released his list of the best US beaches. He travels the country throughout the year judging beaches based on the water and sand quality, the facilities available, and safety. Last year Florida’s own, Siesta Beach, took first place. Beaches cannot be ranked again after they were named America’s Best Beach, so Siesta Beach is no longer on the list. However, once again a few local Florida beaches have made the top 10 list, making these the perfect places to take a Fort Lauderdale kayak rental.
When visiting Florida, guests are often overwhelmed with the number of tourist populated vacation spots. If you are looking for a location most tourist don’t know about, try visiting one of Florida’s best kept secrets. Today we would like to let you in on this coveted destination, North Ocean Park. North Ocean Park, located in Pompano Beach, Florida.
For many years, sailors depended on beacons of light from lighthouses along the shore for their very survival. Although lighthouses are used less frequently today due to GPS and other technology devices, they are still very much an important part of our country’s history. Not only do they still serve tangible purposes like direction and distance markers but they also have sentimental value for those residing near large bodies of water. Lucky for you a great place to tour some of the most picturesque lighthouses in the country is right here in Florida.
While planning a family vacation to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, one attraction you should not over look is visiting the Florida Everglades. Made up of sub-tropical jungles, swamp lands, and saw-grass prairies, the Everglades are a unique vacation destination that you can’t find anywhere else in the world. Because of the variety of outdoor activities, you can span your Everglades adventure out for however long you’d like.