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How to make the most of your time in Florida

Many of our guests ask the same question ‘How to best to spend their time in Florida with the limited time they have’. Answering this question can be a personal one and 'no one size fits all plan' suits each family. Yes there are some good tips to st...
Viewed 1558 times since 6 August 2013.

Booking a villa - Last minute or in advance?

In the past many people have looked to book a villa at last minute. With lots of villas to choose from, this was an easy option. Nowadays with less private villas as short- term rentals, choice is lower than it was. With less choice the trend has now...
Viewed 1778 times since 6 August 2013.

My Dream Day in Florida (!)

There is a great series running in one of the sunday newspapers right now that asks celebrities to run through their perfect day. It is so entertaining that I thought I would have a crack at doing my Perfect Florida Day. Though I am no...
Viewed 1292 times since 2 July 2013.

Another perfect day in Florida

I had such fun dreaming about my fantasy day in Florida that I decided I would permit myself a sneaky second go. The main destinations for the morning are Legoland, Bok Gardens and Chalet Suzanne. So, since we are heading down the Highway 27...
Viewed 1479 times since 2 July 2013.

A perfect day in Florida.

There is a great series running in one of the sunday newspapers right now that asks celebrities to run through their perfect day. It is so entertaining that I would have a crack at doing my Perfect Florida Day. Though I am not a celebrity (yet! ) Viewed 1589 times since 15 June 2013.

Antarctica Empire of the Penguins.

Every park seems to be competing with the other to provide the most awesome ride and even dear old Seaworld is getting in on the act. So what is new there, you ask? Why, Antarctica- Empire of the Penguins, that is what. If you remember the Pe...
Viewed 1478 times since 15 June 2013.

Florida Bucket List.

You all know what a Bucket List is? A list of things to do before you die. Well, after umpteen visits to Florida, we still have a Florida Bucket List, even though, most of them are perfectly possible. So I am going to share mine with you and hope it ...
Viewed 1593 times since 3 May 2013.

Top Tips for The Parks

So it is your first time in Florida and you want to make the most of your days spent in the wonderful parks. Firstly, book your tickets in advance so you save some dollars and do not have to queue. Use the O. V. link for this as you g...
Viewed 2240 times since 3 May 2013.

Disney, Florida versus Disney Paris.

When Disney in France opened all those years ago, I did wonder whether it might seduce us away from our Florida addiction. Well all these years down the line, here is my answer (by way of my considered reasoning) First under conside...
Viewed 1764 times since 15 April 2013.

Florida - A great place for a holiday

If you have never been on holiday to Orlando, Florida before it is really a very unique experience. Florida offers almost every type of holiday you could ask for, Theme parks, Beaches, nature trails, water based and cruising. All these holidays are g...
Viewed 1638 times since 9 April 2013.

Planning your holiday in Orlando

Planning your trip to Florida if you have never been before, can be a bit of a concern. Apart from the obvious sun clothes and swimsuits do remember to pack some very comfortable shoes – you will be doing a great deal of walking. Also, don’t be tempt...
Viewed 3190 times since 22 January 2010.

Tips for Theme Parks

There are quite a few tips that will help you get the best out of each of the theme parks. Here are just a few that I know of (I’m sure other people will know even more). When you are booking your tickets, book and pay for them in advance on ...
Viewed 3652 times since 21 January 2010.

Florida, What Time of Year to Visit

Orlando Florida Weather What can you expect from the weather if you book to visit Orlando in Florida one year, will it be to warm, to cold, humid, raining, thunderstorms or hurricanes. Well, let’s dispel the last one first, although a ...
Viewed 3243 times since 13 January 2010.

First Time to Disney

You have probably finally given in to your children’s repeated request or feeling envious when you listen to your friend’s reports or when watching the numerous adverts on the TV and you have decided to go to Disney. First you have to decide ...
Viewed 2998 times since 31 December 2009.

Fun for all Ages in Orlando

Ever Since Walt Disney World opened in 1971 Theme Parks have been the main attraction in Orlando, Florida. Even if you came to Orlando in the early days you will be amazed at the many changes now. When we made our first trip there were only t...
Viewed 2689 times since 31 December 2009.

When to visit Florida

Choosing when to visit Florida is one of the main decisions you will make when planning your trip. Often people are tied to the school holiday periods, but if you can travel out of peak dates you really can experience so much more. Whether you can tr...
Viewed 2960 times since 27 November 2009.

New Rides in 2009

When we visited Seaworld last year we were in awe of the new ride being built called Manta. Not only did it dominate the skyline in the Park but also looked as though it was going to be immediately over the heads and very close to visitors as they wa...
Viewed 3008 times since 8 November 2009.

How to get the best out of your Orlando holiday.

There is so much to do in the Orlando area that you will need to do a bit of planning to make sure you see all the best bits and what all the various members of your family want to do. If you just arrive and think “Now what”? you may be a bit overwhe...
Viewed 3385 times since 28 July 2009.

Tips for Taking Children

There is usually a fair amount of pre-planning to be done when you take small children to the parks. You will find it a lot easier going through security at the parks if you pack everything is in its own see-through bag. Visiting with little ...
Viewed 4020 times since 13 July 2009.

Best Time to visit Florida

When to visit Florida is very often determined by your childrens school holidays, however if that is not an issue then these tips should help you pick the best time to visit. To avoid the crowds on your Florida holiday, beware of peak seasons...
Viewed 6113 times since 17 June 2009.

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