Though we have always chosen the restaurants (diners) that looked popular when visiting Orlando, I guess it would only be honest to admit that budget has often been a huge part of that choice too. Perkins has always been one of those places that w... Viewed 5908 times.
Blizzard Beach Water Park is one of two water parks at Disney. This parks extravagant settings are what sets it apart from the rest. With its snow effect scenery the whole park is arranged as if it were in the Rocky Mountains. The slides are disguise... Viewed 4779 times.
Kilimanjaro Safaris This safari trek covers around 100 lush acres of Savannah, small rivers, and rocky roads, and of course, all is fully inhabited with free roaming animals. You‘ll board a trackless safari vehicle... Viewed 4765 times.
Blizzard Beach is one of the one of Orlando’s water parks, and has an amazing collection of water slides suitable for children and adults of all ages. Disney legend says that there was a freak storm one winter and the area was blanketed with snow and... Viewed 5397 times.
If you think you’ve been everywhere and done everything in central Florida, then think again! Most Florida visitors have never even heard of Disney Wilderness Preserve, let alone been there. But don’t be disappointed as a theme park this isn’t! Viewed 5779 times.
One park that seems to be in the shadow of the much better known Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom is Hollywood Studios. Although this park is smaller in comparison it really does pack a lot in. As you arrive the first thing you see is a gia... Viewed 4961 times.
When my parents holiday in Florida without the rest of the family they nearly always visit Epcot and dine at one of the world showcases. Earlier this year they visited Norway and had a most enjoyable evening. Their visit was in early March so ... Viewed 5887 times.
Just a couple of hours drive out to the east of Orlando brings you to Disney’s Vero Beach Resort. Having cornered the market in accommodation from luxury to budget around the Walt Disney World complex in Orlando, those clever marketing execs a... Viewed 5762 times.
We all love water parks and when you visit Orlando these park should be high up on your priority list of parks to visit. Let’s start by talking about Typhoon Lagoon. This park is situated on the Disney World complex close to Magic Kingdom. ... Viewed 4267 times.
Walt Disney World Resort and ESPN have teamed up at the Boardwalk to present the ESPN Club. This is the place to go if you’re a sports fan as it provides a 13,000 square foot club which includes a multimedia entertainment centre, a television and ... Viewed 7018 times.
Disney's Boardwalk can be reached in two ways, the first is by passing through the International Gateway Plaza between France and the U. K in Epcot and the second is by road and the entrance is directly opposite the main exit from the Hollywood Studi... Viewed 4060 times.
There are so many well documented events at the theme parks but this ‘little gem’ receives no publicity. This spectacle of light and sound on Bay Lake and Seven Seas Lagoon only lasts for 10 minutes but it can round a splendid evening off i... Viewed 5607 times.
Over time every adjective imaginable must have been used to describe a Cirque du Soleil show. Breathtaking, awesome, unbelievable and amazing being only a few. If you would like a truly magical evening then make reservations to see this show. ... Viewed 5315 times.
A great way to spend an evening (or even a day if you prefer), I just think it’s lovely at night all lit up, is Downtown Disney. Inspired by traditional American downtowns with an infusion of Broadway and Hollywood. The 120 acre Downto... Viewed 4204 times.
There are so many shops in The Market Place and they are all irresistible! A small but lovely shop to visit is Mickeys Pantry which is attached to “The Earl Of Sandwich”. This shop is full of Disney tableware, cooking implements and Disney ins... Viewed 5462 times.
One of our favourite places for a day away from the hustle and bustle of the parks is Downtown Disney which is situated within Walt Disney World. There is an abundance of free parking which runs along the back of this entire area and there is also va... Viewed 5147 times.
Cirque du Soleil’s permanent show at Downtown Disney is brilliant. The suspicion that you are in for something special begins as you arrive for the show………… I should say now that I am a huge fan of Cirque du Soleil and I have been fortunate e... Viewed 6408 times.
If you have younger children there is an area dedicated to them so they can have just as much fun as the grown ups. This area is called Ski Patrol Training Camp and I have to say I was jealous as I was too big to try out the features there, including... Viewed 6085 times.
Blizzard beach was the second Disney water park that we visited, our first was Typhoon lagoon and that was great and so we just had to check out Blizzard Beach and the famous summit plummet that we had all heard so much about At entrance of B... Viewed 6116 times.
October provides such a feast of events in Disney World and the International Food and Wine festival is just one of them! Based in Epcot’s World Showcase, the International Food and Wine festival is now larger than ever with around 30 “Market Plac... Viewed 4922 times.
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