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Discover why Greater Fort Lauderdale is a haven for the LGBT traveler.

Blue skies, golden sands, swaying green palms and turquoise waters.

Greater Fort Lauderdale, located in the ‘Subtropical’ south east Florida, specialises in warm, sunny days with an average temperature of 20C year-round and 3,000 hours of sunshine annually.

Enjoy the warm waters and wiggle your toes in the silky golden sand… why not hire some bikes and cycle down the board walk and soak in the sunshine?

Or for the culture vultures, there are over 20 museums in Greater Fort Lauderdale, meaning there’s something for everyone including the Museum of Discovery and Science and the Antique Car Museum. Or just take in the scenery with a glass of bubbles in hand onboard a yacht – Fort Lauderdale is the yachting capital of the world after all, with over 52,000 yachts registered to its marinas.

In Greater ‘Fork Lauderdale’ there are over 4,000 restaurants to choose from, offering a culinary haven for every appetite. From waterfront dining, to ethnic eateries, to top notch steak houses, variety is of the essence. Spice it up ‘Floribbean’ style at chic downtown eateries, or why not download the ‘Fork Lauderdale’ dining app to find out more?

Relax and enjoy 23 miles of Blue Wave certified beaches and 300 miles of navigable inland waterways – giving Greater Fort Lauderdale the nickname Venice of America. You can explore these on board an arranged tour such as the Jungle Queen or independently on board a water taxi.

Visitors can try something new on their next holiday – paddle board along the Intracoastal, kayak by moonlight and explore the exotic Everglades. Catch a show at the Broward Theatre for the Performing Arts or a game at the Bank Atlantic Center.

Or shop till you drop at Sawgrass Mills, Florida’s largest designer outlet mall which has over 350 designer shops – from Kate Spade to Jimmy Choo and Michael Kors to Ralph Lauren – you will be in a shopping paradise.

There’s every nightlife scene imaginable whilst in Greater Fort Lauderdale – from a sophisticated night with an evening meal overlooking the wonderful marina to dancing until your heart is content in Downtown Fort Lauderdale.

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