Fort Lauderdale, abbreviated as Ft. Lauderdale, is a city in the state of
Florida. It the county seat of Broward County in the US. The city is
located 28 miles away from Miami and is positioned on Florida's
southeastern coast. Fort Lauderdale is home to many first-rate beaches and
picturesque boating canals. Travelers must visit here for its International
Swimming Hall of Fame that is dedicated to the sport of swimming and
features a museum of memorabilia. Other major tourist attraction here is
the Hugh Taylor Birch State Park famous for its walking trails and scenic
Things to do in Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale's promenade
Fort Lauderdale's promenade is a picturesque palm-tree-lined beachside
avenue in Fort Lauderdale. Its prominent seaside atmosphere is a rage among
in-line skaters, trailing buffs and cyclists. Though the prime attraction
here is the white-sand beach, offering activities like boating, diving,
snorkelling and fishing.
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park is a 180-acre park spread along the Fort
Lauderdale Beach. The park features several experiences for outdoor
fanatics like nature trails, camping and picnicking hotspots, and canoeing.
Tourists will also find a mile-long freshwater lagoon, two short trails,
and a beach here
Called after the abundant Bonnet Lily plats here, the Bonnet House is a
historic home in Fort Lauderdale. This home is designated a mention in U.S.
National Register of Historic Places. This property was first acquired by a
Chicago lawyer named Hugh Taylor Birch in 1895. The Bonnet House is
constructed in vernacular architecture, and boasts an art studio, a music
studio and a guest house.
Best Time to Visit Fort Lauderdale
The best time to book flights from Albany to Fort Lauderdale is from
December to April. It is the season when tourists can have a great time at
beach, indulging in water sports. Travelers can book flights from ALB to
FLL during this time of the year to enjoy famous cultural events like
Delray Affair Arts & Crafts Festival, Las Olas Wine and Food Festival
and Pompano Beach Seafood Festival.