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SeaWorld’s less famous animals

When someone says “SeaWorld Orlando” to you, do you instantly think of Shamu the killer whale, the dolphins or the sealion show? You probably do not realise that there are actually a lot more animals at SeaWorld other than the obvious choices. Below ...
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Did you wonder how Busch gardens developed?

The Busch Gardens African themed park is set within a 335 acre plot and opened nearly 50 years ago in March 1959. It originates from the days when the Anheuser-Busch brewery, famous for its Budweiser and Michelob beer brands, offered admission free h...
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Aquatica - same old, same old or new leader?

This is a family trip report from Aquatica. As somebody who has travelled to Orlando and visited all the water parks I was particularly excited about visiting Aquatica for the first time. Other members of our group who hadn’t been to Florida ...
Viewed 3189 times since 1 September 2008.

Thrilling rides at Seaworld

Visiting Seaworld does not just mean looking at a great collection of fascinating creatures and watching some brilliant shows. There are actually two thrilling rides – one is the ‘white knuckle’ Kraken and the other is the less ‘white knuckle’, but s...
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Aquatica - Seaworld's new water park

It won’t be long before Seaworld opens its brand new water park, Aquatica. Work started on it in early 2006 but its opening is now scheduled for March 2008, so all you lucky guests who are visiting after that date will get the chance to visit this gr...
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AQUATICA (3)

If you are visiting Florida after March the 1st 2008, you are in for a rare treat; because the long awaited Aquatica should be open. There is a soft opening planned for march and a grand opening will happen in april. What is it? well it is an...
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Busch Gardens for Wimps

All the brochures for Busch Gardens seem to feature Sheikra, the floorless roller coaster with 90 degree drops, so we wondered if this was the best place to visit as we don’t do high thrill rides and we were taking my mother! The answer was a resound...
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See a Different side to SeaWorld

There are numerous other attractions at SeaWorld, Orlando apart from the animal shows and the thrill rides. All of these are certainly worth a visit if you intend to spend the whole day at the park. The Oyster’s Secret Guests ar...
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Anheuser-Busch Hospitality Center – SeaWorld

We always like to visit Sea World during our trips to Florida. For some reason it feels more relaxed and less frenetic than the Disney theme parks. That’s not to say there isn’t plenty to keep you occupied because there most definitely is. Ap...
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Dragon Challenge, Islands of Adventure, Universal Orlando

One of my favourite roller coaster rides is Dragon Challenge at Islands of Adventure, Universal Orlando. I love the feeling of my feet dangling, (especially if you’ve been walking around for quite a while and they ache! ), twisting freely as ...
Viewed 2469 times since 1 September 2008.

Aquatica

The much awaited completion of Sea Worlds new water park Aquatica is expected in Spring 2008. Covering 60 acres of land it is said to feature the most thrilling water rides in the world. With 36 water slides, six rivers and lagoons, and more ...
Viewed 1731 times since 1 September 2008.

Cypress Gradens

Cypress gardens Florida is Florida’s oldest ‘Theme Park’. To get there you take I4 west to exit 55 or if you are travelling along Hwy 27 you go south. You travel along until you reach state road 540 ‘cypress gardens boulevard’ this is a right ...
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Busch Gardens

Wild Life, Rides, Show’s and much more. A fantastic action packed day out at one of Florida’s premiere theme parks. Situated at Tampa, approximately 1 hours drive from Orlando, Busch Gardens should be treated as a long day out. We lef...
Viewed 4364 times since 1 September 2008.

Wet N Wild @ Christmas

Doesn’t sound like the normal thing to do on a Florida Festive Period Vacation, but 2006 was a great year weather wise with temperatures higher than the normal for this time of year, so getting the bathing costumes out and hitting the Water Slides of...
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SeaWorld Orlando's Saving a Species Tour

SeaWorld is one of our families all time favorite parks. We are Gold Passport members and visit the park at least 4 or 5 times each visit. Our children always love Kraken and Journey to Atlantis but SeaWorld is also an educational park. Somet...
Viewed 3137 times since 1 September 2008.

Gatorland

Florida is a natural habitat for this magnificent creature, at Gatorland you can see them close up and personal. It’s a great way to spend the odd half of day during your vacation. Gatorland is known as the Alligator Capital of the World but it is st...
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Rollercoasters in Florida

When you go to holiday in Florida one of the main attractions must be the theme parks and all the great attractions on offer. When I first visited Florida many years ago we were a little overwhelmed with all the attractions and the size of some of th...
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The Magic of Seaworld

See World is another one of the 7 must visit parks in Orlando. Over the years there has been a lot of heavy development in this theme park and they have added many attractions to try and temp the guests away from Disney. Located just off the I...
Viewed 3285 times since 1 September 2008.

SEAWORLD Part 4

Continued...... Journey to Atlantis This is definitely not your usual log flume. It’s a log flume come roller coaster rolled in to one. There’s a near vertical drop of around sixty feet that seems to come from no where. I love rides like th...
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SEAWORLD Part 3

Continued...... Wild Arctic Get ready to enter a multi-level exploration centre. After a short film about what you will encounter you will be left to explore the hull of a 19th century exploration ship. Surrounded by nearly a million gallons of...
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