In the heart of Fort Lauderdale, Florida is the main strip downtown where a number of South Florida’s most popular and best bars, restaurants and shops are located. That strip is Las Olas Boulevard and is the heartline of the city of Fort Lauderdale.
Las Olas has been and continues to be the epicenter of entertainment, dining, events and nightlife for Fort Lauderdale.
Home to the best Fort Lauderdale restaurants and the hottest Fort Lauderdale bars, Las Olas also is home to many of the city’s annual festivals and art shows showing why Las Olas Boulevard is known as the jewel of the city of Fort Lauderdale.
The Las Olas Marina is located on the Intracoastal Waterway and only steps from the beach. Las Olas Boulevard connects Downtown Fort Lauderdale with A1A and the Atlantic Ocean.
When traveling around Las Olas and downtown Fort Lauderdale, you can use the following:
Sun Trolley http://www.suntrolley.com/
B Cycle http://broward.bcycle.com/
Las Olas (Spanish for “the waves”) not only provides a primary connection to the beach but is widely considered to be a “must visit destination” in South Florida and a great contrast from South Beach, Wynwood and Miami.
Las Olas has its own historic house and a museum as well as hundreds of shops, businesses, eateries and bars and plenty of things to keep you entertained. Las Olas Blvd provides plenty of on-street parking and parking lots and it’s setup makes it an ideal place to walk around for the day with plenty of places to stop along the way.