Arthur Frommer

May 23, 2010

Fort Lauderdale has come a long way

If you had gone to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., in the 1970s, you would have found a pleasant, fairly nondescript South Florida city with some impressive waterways, a good beach and a rowdy, alcohol-soaked spring-break bacchanalia. That last element might have put it off-limits for you.

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