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Eating at Applebee's

Applebee’s Neighbourhood Grill and Bar On our last trip to Miami, following a visit to our villa in Orlando, we were pleased to discover an Applebee’s restaurant close to our hotel. There are two close to our villa in Orlando, one in Winter Ha...
Viewed 4602 times since 1 September 2008.

Showcase of Citrus

Everyone knows that Florida is famous for its cowboys and cattle ranching. But, as well as cowboys, Florida is known for it's great oranges, grapefruits, lemons and limes - you'll have seen Florida orange juice in most supermarkets but you can now se...
Viewed 3225 times since 1 September 2008.

Tips for visiting Epcot

If you visit Epcot prior to opening you will find an assortment of the Disney Characters outside and they put on a little show to officially open the park. Once the park is open the characters are available to sign autographs and in Epcot this is usu...
Viewed 3744 times since 22 October 2009.

Flying to Florida with US Airways – Part 8

We are on our way to Fort Lauderdale, on the final leg of our journey with US Airways, from Gatwick to Florida, via Charlotte. Having flown across the Atlantic on an Airbus with US Airways we have landed safely, ready to pick up our domestic flight t...
Viewed 2140 times since 13 March 2011.

Crescent Lakes Community

Crescent Lakes is ideally situated for your Florida stay as it’s within 15 mins of the Disney area but offers peace, quiet and is a great place to return to after a busy day at a theme park. There are shops, restaurants and supermarket within a few m...
Viewed 3789 times since 1 September 2008.

Tips When You Go To Character Meals

When we first started going to Disney there were just a few Character Meals to choose from. Now you have lots of choices and can see the characters at Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. However to avoid disappointing the children it is always better...
Viewed 3381 times since 1 September 2008.

Pirate Cove Adventure Golf

Ahoy there!! Yo ho me hearties!! Shiver me timbers!! Visit the Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf on International Drive or at Lake Buena Vista for a fun filled activity, in swashbuckling surroundings. It is an excellent way for the whole family to spend a...
Viewed 2676 times since 1 September 2008.

A general idea of villa owners terms & conditions

ACCOMODATION The villa is licensed for the overnight accommodation of X people, it is a violation of licensing arrangements for more than that and anyone found to be in breach of these arrangements will be asked to leave immediately and...
Viewed 2908 times since 25 March 2009.

Picnic in the Park - healthy options

Disney came up with another good idea when they introduced Picnic in the Park in April 2009. Not all visitors want to indulge in burgers, chips and even more chips so this is a great option. The basic idea of the programme is to select from two choic...
Viewed 2565 times since 8 November 2009.

Black Friday

Black Friday shopping in Florida is an event in itself. It is certainly one not to be missed by all you bargain hunters, with many items a fraction of the usual cost Black Friday is the day after thanksgiving (this year 26th November ...
Viewed 3148 times since 2 November 2010.

Timbukto - Busch Gardens

If you want your child to have their first roller coaster experience Cheetah Chase in the Timbuktu section of Busch Gardens is perfect. You will find this next to Pirates 4D. I am not very keen on coasters but go on this one and the whole family can ...
Viewed 2189 times since 31 December 2009.

Star Tours – Disney’s Hollywood Studios

If you love the Star Wars movies and are fond of simulator rides then this is the attraction for you. Star Tours is on the far side of Echo Lake in Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios. You will meet R2D2, C3PO and other well-known characters from t...
Viewed 2245 times since 7 January 2011.

Premium Outlets

Situated on Vineland Avenue, exit 68 on I4 – there is a huge Catholic Church beside this, name escapes me, but last Christmas Day mass attracted 2000 worshippers so get there early to get a seat – police patrol the parking. <...
Viewed 7450 times since 1 September 2008.

The Loop and The Loop West

We all know Orlando is a shopper's paradise and The Loop and The Loop west are no exception. This open air spacious retail and dining complex offers something for everyone and will be sure to keep the most hardy bargain hunter happy. Whether you are ...
Viewed 2588 times since 24 March 2012.

‘It’s a small world’ – Love it or Hate it?

If you have visited Magic Kingdom then I guess, like me, you will have visited ‘It’s A Small World. ’ It’s irritatingly repetitive music it is something that will undoubtedly stay with you for the rest of the day. It is a bit ‘twee’ and certainly has...
Viewed 2446 times since 11 January 2011.

Why so many people visit Orlando

For many people choosing a holiday can be a stressful experience. Trying to balance the needs of the older members of the family with the younger ones can often be hard. Choosing the right location can make all the difference. Orlando has over the ye...
Viewed 1045 times since 23 December 2013.

Unusual Things To Do in Florida

We all love our visits to Florida with its great Theme and Water Parks the endless shopping and maybe even trips to either coast to soak up even more of the glorious sunshine. However in addition to all this there are other experiences you ma...
Viewed 3996 times since 4 January 2010.

The Key West Express part 2: The Journey

As soon as you board you can take your luggage to the back of the boat where it will be stowed until the end of the journey, so remember to remove anything you might require en route. The first deck is home to the cocktail bar and sna...
Viewed 962 times since 29 March 2015.

What’s so Special about Florida? - Part 1

I am often asked so what’s so special about Florida? Well in my view there are a number of things that make it special although I have to state from the outset that most of my Floridian experience is based on frequent trips to Orlando although I have...
Viewed 3486 times since 1 September 2008.

Men in Black (MIB) at Universal Studios

There are lots of great rides in the Universal Studio’s but for me one of the best has to be the Men in Black ride. I can remember when they were building this ride at the height of the Men in black feature films popularity It is one of the mo...
Viewed 3416 times since 1 September 2008.

Shopping in Florida, or how to make your trip pay for itself, almost! (Part 3)

Our daughter loves Mac make up so this is something else we look out for on trips to the Florida Mall or The Mall at Millennia again it is around half the price you would pay in UK stores. However we always buy any YSL or Estee Lauder items on her wi...
Viewed 3483 times since 1 September 2008.

Fantasmic

For anyone visiting Disney a trip to Hollywood Studios is a must, always popular with the whole of the family the park really has something for everyone. One of the main attractions at Hollywood Studios is the Mickey’s Fantasmic show. The...
Viewed 1935 times since 13 February 2013.

Self Catering in your Florida Villa - Part 2

Continue from part 1 One of the things that puts a lot of people off preparing their own meals is the ' extras' they need to buy in order to cook. You may actually find that you arrive to a well stocked store cupboard, ...
Viewed 849 times since 16 January 2016.

Diary of a homeowners vacation - 11

Monday 08 October (Columbus Day) Woke up as normal routine and decided it was time for another shopping trip. I had actually forgotten it was the Columbus Day weekend and some bargains would be waiting for me! I decided on the short tr...
Viewed 2519 times since 1 September 2008.

Don Pablos Mexican Kitchen

DON PABLO’S MEXICAN RESTAURANT REVIEW Don Pablo’s is situated on International Drive down towards the Conference Centre area. We visited the restaurant on a whim as we had passed it many times on previous visits and had never bothered to g...
Viewed 4599 times since 1 September 2008.

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