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A return to Busch Gardens

It’s been almost ten years since we visited Busch Gardens even though we have been to our villa in Florida every year. Somehow there always seems to have been something new at Universal or Disney and we always run out of time but this year we made a ...
Viewed 1351 times since 31 October 2016.

Berry Town Centre, Davenport

Berry Town Centre is located on the US27 off Sandmine Road in Davenport and is the local shopping centre for day to day shopping when we are at our villa on Highlands Reserve. At its heart is a large Publix supermarket which for those not in the know...
Viewed 6165 times since 28 June 2016.

Boggy Creek Airboat Rides

Of Course, Florida is the place to go for theme parks and high tech attractions but sometimes it’s nice to see what else Florida has to offer. With this in mind we took the trip out to Southern Kissimmee to Boggy Creek Airboat rides, located on South...
Viewed 4116 times since 1 September 2008.

Bonefish Grill 2017

We were sad it was our last night with my niece and her husband who live in Chicago and had joined us for a holiday at our villa on Highlands Reserve and we wanted to go somewhere special. We had remembered Bonefish Grill on the 192 in Kissimmee from...
Viewed 948 times since 31 October 2017.

Busch Gardens for Ride Lovers

It’s been almost ten years since we last visited Busch Gardens and although we remembered enjoying the park, the children were young then. Now they’re young adults and more interested in rides; would there be enough serious rides to engage them?
Viewed 1298 times since 29 October 2016.

Cagan Crossings

On a trip to our villa this year we decided to totally re-furnish the lounge area and were recommended to Four Corners Furniture at Cagan Crossings. Leaving our villa on Highlands Reserve and heading along the US27 towards the 192, we passed the majo...
Viewed 2593 times since 8 September 2014.

Celebration Town Tavern (6)

On a recent visit to Celebration we decided to eat out and chose Celebration Town Tavern, a recreation of an authentic New England Tavern. It is a mixture of ‘locals bar’ where locals gather to watch football on the big screen, family tavern and ...
Viewed 3421 times since 1 September 2008.

ChampionsGate National Golf Course

ChampionsGate Golf Club includes not one but two, 18 hole championship courses designed by Greg Norman. The International course is set around natural wetlands and has quite an Australian feel but the National Course is a more traditional Florida gol...
Viewed 1654 times since 1 September 2014.

Countdown to Christmas

On a recent pre-Christmas trip to our villa at Highlands Reserve, we took the opportunity to visit the Now Snowing Event at Celebration. The event is held every year between late November and the end of December and we have always been there just too...
Viewed 350 times since 19 December 2018.

Diagon Alley at Universal Studios

The second of Universal’s themed Harry Potter lands opened just before we visited our villa this summer and we couldn’t wait to see it! We purchased unlimited two park tickets as we had heard queues could be long and we wanted to be able to ride on t...
Viewed 1988 times since 9 September 2014.

Disney by Helicopter

Always on the lookout for something different to do on our annual trip to our villa in Floirda, my 17 year old niece and I decided on a helicopter flight. We were recommended to try Helitours Orlando and booked on-line for a ten minute trip over the ...
Viewed 1838 times since 8 September 2014.

Disney for Those with Special Needs

Disney for those with Special Needs Disney World is a magical place and need be no less so for those with special needs. If you have any concerns your first port of call should be to Guest Relations located at the entrance to all the parks. He...
Viewed 3966 times since 1 September 2008.

Drinking in Florida

The UK and the USA may speak the same language but there are many differences in our terminology, laws and their interpretation, particularly in relation to drinks of the alcoholic and non-alcoholic varieties! Most importantly the min...
Viewed 1624 times since 16 June 2016.

Epcot Festival of Food and Drink

The International Food and Drink Festival takes place at Epcot between around August 31st and November 13th each year. We have never been at our villa and able to go before though we have wanted to for several years, so when my niece and her husband ...
Viewed 803 times since 2 November 2017.

Florida Crazy Golf

Previous visitors to Orlando are bound to be familiar with the landmark on the 192 which is Bonanza Golf. There is a large ‘mountain’ with cascading fountains, making it hard to miss but even though we have been going to Florida for many years we hav...
Viewed 3478 times since 18 November 2012.

Horse World Riding Stables, Kissimmee

This is our 6th year on a ‘trot’ visiting Orlando and we thought we would like to try some alternative days out. We have never been horse trekking before and the stables website - made it look interesting – none of us are really horse riders ( ap...
Viewed 6066 times since 1 September 2008.

Kobe Japanese Restaurant

Kobe Japanese restaurants are situated in several of the main areas of Orlando such as International Drive & Colonial Drive as well as Clearwater and Tampa. They have won the Florida Foodie awards Readers Choice for the best Japanese restaurant f...
Viewed 3904 times since 1 September 2008.

Lakeside Bar & Grill, Celebration

During a recent trip to our villa on Highlands Reserve, it was my nieces 20th birthday. We researched restaurants for a nice meal and, after discussing several options we decided to book the Lakeside Bar and Grill at the Bohemia Hotel in Celebration....
Viewed 1248 times since 18 October 2016.

Ruby Tuesdays

On a recent trip to Florida Mall, the adults were all shopped out and decided a refreshment stop was in order. The kids had already eaten in the food court where there was a choice of Chinese, Japanese, Taco Bell, Subway, Chicken Now etc and all coul...
Viewed 1797 times since 17 September 2013.

The Arnold Palmer course at Reunion Resort

On a recent trip to our villa on Highlands Reserve I played the Arnold Palmer course at Reunion Resort close by. Arnold Palmer has some signature styles to his courses. It seems that he likes to have forced carries off the tee, visual beauty and usua...
Viewed 1279 times since 12 November 2016.

The Boathouse at Disney Springs

On a recent trip over to our villa, we decided on a trip to The Boathouse at Disney Springs. It was a beautiful sunny December day and we chose a table at the Dockside Bar, overlooking the lake and the views were just wonderful. There are over 200 se...
Viewed 305 times since 17 December 2018.

The Red Lobster Restaurant

On a recent trip to our villa on Highlands Reserve, we were looking for somewhere for our final evening meal before returning home. We looked on line and found the Red Lobster Restaurant which is located just off the 192 pas Four Corners, travelling ...
Viewed 1356 times since 1 November 2016.

Volcano Bay 2017

We have just come back from our first visit to Universal’s, all new, water theme park, Volcano Bay. It was my nieces 21st birthday and her request to celebrate it with all the family that were in Florida – quite a mixed bunch! As well as her and her ...
Viewed 986 times since 28 October 2017.

Wonderworks 2011

We’ve passed Wonderworks on International Drive on many occasions – it’s easily recognised as the ‘upside down house’. After a hard morning decorating our villa, the kids deserved some time out so we headed to International Drive for a few hours of f...
Viewed 3134 times since 19 September 2011.

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