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“Peace and tranquility”
Review of New River

New River
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Jungle Queen Riverboat Dinner Cruise and Show
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“Peace and tranquility”
Reviewed June 1, 2012

relaxing and comfortable afer the theater. It was a spontaneous decision, and most enjoyable

Visited September 2011
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Key West, Florida
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“A very relaxing walk”
Reviewed February 20, 2012

The new river is home to high end condo;s and yachts all along. Some nice bars and restaurants too.

Visited February 2012
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fort lauderdale
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185 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Walk along the million dollar yachts.”
Reviewed January 18, 2012

The new river can be picked up at its intersection with Las Olas Blvd. Take the 1 hour cruise on the Carrie b and you can see old florida and the million dollar homes on the waterways -or just stoll along the banks and enjoy the boats and the palms

Visited January 2012
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Dundas, Ontario
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180 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
“Needs Improvement”
Reviewed January 15, 2012

We took Riverwalk from the beginning at the boat anchorage and marina to Stranahan House. It is a relatively short walk with some detours away from the river along some hoardings and them back again. You cannot pass along the Riverside Hotel, so the path takes a final cut along SE 5th Avenus to Las Olas. I would like to see it much longer but private property along the river blocks it. The recession has closed some venues, especially bars and restaurants near SW 4th Avenue. Enjoy the water, big boats parked along the riverfront and the green space. Restaurants along the river and Las Olas are quite expensive, so it could be a good day to take a picnic. Ft Lauderdale Trolley service runs near the riverwalk so you could be dropped off and picked up at different locations. There are many cultural activities taking place in this space, so it might be more interesting to plan a visit when there are some planned activities.

Visited December 2011
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Boynton Beach
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“Gateway to the "Venice" of Florida”
Reviewed January 11, 2012

Rent a boat (used to be very nice electric boats for rent) or ride the water taxi to see gorgeous mansions/homes/yachts and an occasional giant iguana.

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