Local residents with Florida identification are offered free rides on the Las Olas Link of Sun Trolley in Fort Lauderdale. The offer is valid to September 30. The Las Olas Link, which usually requires a fare on the wave-and-ride route from Andrews Avenue to the beach, runs Fridays to Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Several other routes on […]
Groupon is offering discounts for the popular Jungle Queen sightseeing boat tour on the New River to a tropical isle in Fort Lauderdale. The discount prices and information about the deals are on the links $38.50 for sightseeing tour for two guests, three hours, $59.90 value $76 for sightseeing tour for four guests, $119.80 value $81 for dinner […]
Water Taxi in Fort Lauderdale, which offers narrated boat transportation to about 20 points along the waterways of eastern Broward, features opportunities for discounts on fares. In addition to the discounts, extra deals are offered at participating restaurants and other vendors for those displaying their Water Taxi tickets. $3 off any fare purchased online with promo […]
The Broward bike-share program is a network of self-serve bike pick-up and drop-off stations in eastern Broward, offering bikes for running errands, sightseeing or scooting around town for fun. Bike-share bikes are intended for brief point-to-point excursions. Fees range from $5 for each 30 minutes to $25 & $45 for memberships, which offer unlimited rides for free, when […]
The free Tow To Go program, a partnership of AAA and Budweiser in Florida and some other participating states, works to keep drunk drivers off the road on holidays. It’s a good reminder to think before you go out and designate a driver who’ll stay sober. Tow To Go, which is offered during many holidays and holiday […]
On weekends, Tri-Rail offers $5 all-day fares its train routes in South Florida. Tri-Rail runs from Miami to West Palm Beach. On weekdays, regular one-way fares are $2.50 to $6.90 for adults, depending on the route. Kids age 4 and younger ride for free. Other discounts are offered. Information is on the Tri-Rail website or […]
For those working on earning a Florida driving permit, practice tests are offered online for free from Broward Library. The practice tests feature questions about road rules and road signs that are intended to be similar to the information required for the actual test for a driving permit. The website is accessible online.
In downtown Fort Lauderdale and other select routes, Riverwalk Water Trolley and Sun Trolley offer free and inexpensive fares. Rides on Riverwalk Water Trolley in Fort Lauderdale are free. The trolley ferries passengers to several places on the New River 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Information is on the website or 954-761-3543 […]
Discount tickets are featured on Living Social for roundtrip bus excursions from South Florida to Key West or Everglades National Park. Information about the deal from Xcursions USA is on the links $39 for ticket to the Everglades, $49 value, with bus transportation from sites in Sunny Isles Beach, Miami and Miami Beach $45 for […]
For a fresh approach to navigating Fort Lauderdale, hop on a free water trolley. The Riverwalk Water Trolley, offered by Downtown Fort Lauderdale Transportation Management Association, Fort Lauderdale government and Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale, ferries guests to an assortment of stops along the New River. The trolley runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 11 p.m. and accommodates guests […]
The Water Taxi, which ferries guests to various venues in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood, offers a discount for those who hop on in the evenings. The Moonlight Madness rate for tickets purchased on board after 5 p.m. is $16 for adults. The all-day rate for adults is $26 an $21 for seniors at least age […]
The Hollywood Trolley offers rides around downtown Hollywood and Hollywood Beach, stopping at 12 locations, for the bargain price of $1. The trolley runs Wednesdays to Sundays. The fee is $1 (exact change required) and free for kids ages 5 and younger. For information, Trolley@HollywoodFL.org and 954-921-3551
Restaurants and businesses along the water taxi routes in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood are offering discounts to water taxi passengers who show their tickets. The discounts are good at more than 60 partner merchants with a same-day receipt from the water taxi.