"Venice of America"
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3rd Largest City in the Miami Metropolitan Area
10th Largest City in Florida
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The beach life in Fort Lauderdale has a slower tempo than in Miami. If Miami is a prime destination for partying then Fort Lauderdale is a prime destination for just relaxing. From Fort Lauderdale, it's easy to get to Sunrise where you'll find the shopping mall Sawgrass Mills the home arena for Florida Panthers in the NHL.
N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, also known as A1A, is the main street going through the beach area of Fort Lauderdale.
The street follows the coast for many kilometers.
The skyline of Fort Lauderdale is visible from a side street overlooking the canal.
Fort Lauderdale Canals.
Pink Panther graffiti on a pole.
A street a few blocks away from the beach.
New hotels are rising on the back streets of Fort Lauderdale Beach.
Las Olas Blvd is an entertainment and restaurant district with a little bit more upscale establishments than the beach.