Greater Fort Lauderdale Website Re-launches, Offers Free Vacation

The official tourism site for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau,, re-launched today, offering enhanced content, including new Google map-it capabilities and build-your-own itinerary; a Vacation Planner E-guide; beach cams for visitors to see live beach shots; and upcoming event highlights. The site also provides several specific sections for different travelers and supplier types, including information on a collection of spa resorts, as well as information on smaller properties, casinos and cruises. There are sections for GLBT travelers, meeting planners and those who are bringing their pets on vacation.

To celebrate the launch, the bureau is offering a free vacation. Log on to to register to win a 2009 Greater Fort Lauderdale beach vacation. The vacation package includes
two certificates from JetBlue Airways good for roundtrip flights to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport; a two-night stay at the Riverside Hotel on Las Olas Boulevard; two tickets to a performance of "Jersey Boys" at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts; dinner for two at Jackson's Steakhouse on Las Olas Boulevard; and two VIP cards with complimentary admission for more than 20 attractions.

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