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Pauls Florida Diary Day 5 Part 2

Shortly after Will and Karlie returned from the dragon challenge its started to rain once again so we took shelter in one of the Cat in a Hat shops selling lots of sweet goodies so we had fun choosing some sweet treats, but it wasn’t long before the ...
Viewed 1418 times since 5 August 2015.

New Years Eve at the Theme Parks

Christmas is a magical time to be in Orlando whether you visit the Theme Parks on Christmas Day itself, stay by the pool at your villa and cook that extra special meal or dine out at one of the many fantastic restaurants. Remember for the latter alth...
Viewed 3427 times since 22 December 2009.

Florida's Space Coast

Florida’s Space Coast, primarily comprises of such cities as Titusville, Cocoa Beach, Melbourne and Palm Bay. Located just 35 miles east of the Orlando theme park attractions, you'll find 72 miles of pristine sandy Atlantic beaches known as Florida's...
Viewed 3012 times since 1 September 2008.

FORT COOPER

Fort Cooper is situated in Old Floral City, 2 miles south of Inverness. It has 710 acres that blends a historical site with a beautiful lake and natural trails. I would say that it is reasonably disabled friendly with some good walkways. Duri...
Viewed 3780 times since 1 September 2008.

Review of Cirque du Soleil – Downtown Disney

Upon entering the “theatre” we were surprised to find it smaller than we had expected. The seats were arranged down the sides of the black, nearly oval shaped stage. We were sat six rows from the stage, this made the show seem very personal and in ou...
Viewed 7115 times since 1 September 2008.

ONE TANKFULL ADVENTURE

If you care about the environment at all then you will love The State Parks new idea to do their bit towards the green cause. They have called this new initiative " The One Tankfull Adventure" and it is a guide to finding a park wit...
Viewed 3678 times since 4 November 2008.

The ‘Extra Special’ Disney Magic (Part I)

Last year, while on the Keys To The Kingdom Tour in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, we were told by our guide that Disney employees were ‘empowered’ to make their own decisions, especially where they were in a position to add that something extra ...
Viewed 3925 times since 1 September 2008.

Packing for your Holiday

I must admit that when you stay at a villa it is so much easier to pack for your holiday. All villas will be equipped with a washing machine, tumble drier ironing board and iron so there is no need to take loads of clothes. However my daughter does n...
Viewed 5771 times since 2 November 2011.

Camp Helen

The State Parks department call Camp Helen their hidden gem and truly it is. Imagine gently rocking in a rocking chair while admiring Lake Helen. Or combing the beach for treasures. Or maybe you feel energetic enough to try the nature trail, whatever...
Viewed 4140 times since 1 September 2008.

Separated by a common language

It is often quoted that Britain and America are separated by our common language and the more time I spend in Florida the more this becomes apparent. From the time the car rental is picked up at the start of your vacation the words ...
Viewed 3454 times since 1 September 2008.

Child Friendly Restaurants at Epcot

Like most of the Parks at Disney you will find many child friendly dining options at Epcot. We visited the Sunshine Season Food Faire shortly after it had been refurbished in late 2005. This is a food-court style dining area, located in the L...
Viewed 4219 times since 1 September 2008.

Cruising on Star Princess, Part 1

Part One – We drive down the Florida Turnpike to Fort Lauderdale It’s time to pack up and leave our beautiful villa – but not before I have done a final clean of all the floors, checked the towels are fluffy and white, and that there is a litt...
Viewed 3695 times since 1 September 2008.

How easy is it to book your own holiday direct with an owner?

Having spent years booking holidays through a travel agent it really is a leap of faith when you make the big decision to book your own holiday. Most of us have been brought up with the security of a major high street chain taking care of our holiday...
Viewed 4007 times since 1 September 2008.

Tower of Terror

At the end of Sunset Boulevard is the rundown Hollywood Tower Hotel; home to one of the premiere thrills rides at Hollywood Studios, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror. At 199 feet tall it is the highest attraction at Disney. The Tower of Ter...
Viewed 5144 times since 1 September 2008.

Do you have to be a child to enjoy Orlando Part 1

Do you have to be a child to enjoy Orlando? Absolutely not. You do not even have to be a child to enjoy Disney World and all it’s parks. First, let me dispel some of the myths about Disney World. It is not Alton Towers only Bigger – not by a long way...
Viewed 3143 times since 31 October 2010.

Dine out at Red Lobster

There are many restaurants and eateries to choose from in the Orlando area. One name that you will see in may different areas is Red Lobster – which is one of our favourites. If you are out exploring other areas of Orlando you are sure to see...
Viewed 4656 times since 1 September 2008.

Halloween at Universal.

At the time of my writing this article, there are only 9 weeks to go before the first Universal Halloween Horror Night. If you have never been to one of these spectacular nights then you must go. If you have been then you will know how aw...
Viewed 2056 times since 13 September 2012.

The Loop Shopping Experience

Situated at the junction of John Young and Osceola Parkway are the twin locations of The Loop and The Loop West, providing a shopping experience that will fill a couple of hours or a full day and which, because of its location , can easily be combine...
Viewed 3327 times since 21 August 2010.

Feeling Hungry? Try the Golden Corral

If you and your family have hearty appetites then I suggest you head for Golden Corral where you can eat as much as you like and not make a large dent in your wallet. The choice is huge and the price is reasonable. They serve breakfast, lunch...
Viewed 4126 times since 1 September 2008.

SHEIKRA (BUSCH GARDENS, TAMPA BAY)

The ride Sheikra is the name of an African hawk and also name to the United States only dive coaster, built in early 2005 at Busch Gardens, Tampa Bay. The ride carries victims to 200ft in the air and drops them at 90 degrees till they are rea...
Viewed 4154 times since 1 September 2008.

Weeki Wachee to become a State Park

The 27th of January, 2008 was an historic day for the tiny city of Weeki Wachi; Mayor Robyn Anderson put her signature to a document that finally made Weeki Wachee Springs a Florida State Park. The handover will take place on November the 1st 2008 an...
Viewed 4835 times since 1 September 2008.

The State Parks of Northern Florida

Mention ‘parks’ and ‘America’ to the average traveller and their first instinct will probably be to think of either the well known US National Parks, such as Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, and Yosemite or the famous Theme Parks – Disney, Universal, and m...
Viewed 3221 times since 25 May 2009.

Orman House

Orman House is located in Apalachicola off the U. S. 98. It underwent more renovation in the autumn of 1998. This home was built in 1838 for one Thomas Orman. Orman was a businessman who traded mainly in cotton. He built this tiny town up in ...
Viewed 3951 times since 10 November 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 4576 times since 22 October 2009.

Pine Island

Pine Island is deceptively named, it is not a true island but a peninsula which forms part of Ruck Island Bay. Pine Island is located on the West coast of Florida above Tampa. It is reached by an easy two hour drive from Kissimme, up the 27 North and...
Viewed 4189 times since 1 September 2008.

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