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Nail and Tan Salon - Championsgate

When most people go to Orlando they normally come back more tired than when they left home. Sound familiar! Well now there is a way to freshen up and have a little pamper time. If you are staying near Championsgate why not spend some time at Nail and...
Viewed 3106 times since 1 September 2008.

SHOPPING AT ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Who would have thought that an airport was the place to shop? For most of us it is somewhere we pass through, on our way to exotic places, but Orlando International Airport has some wonderful shops, and if you have to spend a few hours waiting for yo...
Viewed 3990 times since 1 September 2008.

Epcot Flower and Garden Festival – Around World Showcase

Given that the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival runs from mid March to the end of May it is hardly surprising that the earlier of our two bi-annual trips to Florida inevitably coincides with the festival. As keen amateur gardeners (not Chelsea Flower...
Viewed 2784 times since 7 July 2009.

Visit St Armands Circle Sarasota

We have on several occasions when we visited the Gulf Coast had a couple of nights stay in a small motel at Siesta Key in Sarasota. This really is a relaxing part of Sarasota away from the bustle of the town itself. Whist we are there we ...
Viewed 2344 times since 7 January 2011.

Orlando’s Local Vineyard

When most people consider looking for a bottle of North American Wine their thoughts, probably naturally, turn to California and the wine producing areas of the Napa Valley. Names such as Paul Masson, Ernest and Julio Gallo and Kendall Jackson are we...
Viewed 3205 times since 1 September 2008.

The Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival 2009

We enjoyed the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival quite by chance one year, when we visited Orlando. This annual festival usually takes place between March and May, and this year the 16th festival starts on March 18th and finishes on May ...
Viewed 2825 times since 22 March 2009.

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 2957 times since 4 November 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 ...
Viewed 3433 times since 1 September 2008.

Toy Story Mania at Hollywood Studios – Part Two

……. continuing on from my first article entitled ‘Toy Story Mania – Part One’ The first game is the Pie Throw Practice . This is the practice round in which you will have to splat the targets with pies (virtual pies of course, ima...
Viewed 2601 times since 19 September 2010.

Those little essentials

For those of you who are either new to central Florida or unfamiliar with the area around the US192 / US27 corridor this article seeks to give a brief overview of what is available in terms of “those little essentials”. Villa development is b...
Viewed 3103 times since 1 September 2008.

Paradiso 37 Restaurant - Downtown Disney

Next time you go to Downtown Disney you might like to visit the Paradiso 37 restaurant which opened in the summer of 2009 and is situated in the Pleasure Island district of Downtown Disney, between the Adventurer’s Club and Harley Davidson Orlando. <...
Viewed 3103 times since 31 December 2009.

Crispers Restaurant

CRISPERS RESTAURANTS I really must tell you about an absolute hidden gem of a ‘casual’ restaurant. They specialise in sandwiches, soup and salads. During the daytime, restaurant is probably the wrong word, it is an eatery but they have rec...
Viewed 2389 times since 26 February 2012.

The Old Jail and St Augustine History Museum

If you get time to visit St Augustine, and I strongly recommend that you do, it is possible to go for a day with a very early start and a late return to Orlando. However to see everything and explore this beautiful city it is good if you can stay at ...
Viewed 2944 times since 9 January 2010.

Travel Insurance

Don''t think of saving money by not getting comprehensive travel insurance for your Florida visit! Ideally, you should take out travel insurance as soon as you''ve booked any part of your holiday, whether that''s flights, cars or your Flor...
Viewed 2962 times since 1 September 2008.

The Rain Forest Cafe - Orlando

“Your adventure is about to begin” is how you are welcomed to the Rain Forest café and it’s true. Visiting Rainforest Cafe is unlike any other dining experience. Your adventure begins as soon as you check in. However be warn that at popular...
Viewed 4789 times since 1 September 2008.

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...
Viewed 3305 times since 1 September 2008.

New Port Richey, Florida

Whilst on our holiday to Orlando we tend to take a break away from the the hustle and bustle of the Orlando Parks and take a couple of days on the West Coast of Florida in New Port Richey. This is not a bad drive taking about 2 hours ...
Viewed 3563 times since 1 September 2008.

The Electrical Water Pageant

The Electrical Water Pageant takes place most evenings around the Seven Seas Lagoon at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and also Bay Lake. Most visitors to the parks will never see or have even heard of the water pageant, unless they are actually st...
Viewed 2580 times since 3 January 2010.

Kilimanjaro Safaris in Animal Kingdom

Located at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, this short but spectacular safari encapsulates the heart of Africa, in the middle of Florida! The savage Serengeti is the setting for the safari, which lasts approximately fifteen minutes. You buckle up in y...
Viewed 3532 times since 1 September 2008.

What’s so great about Epcot 9

So we have now visited the journey into the imagination with figment and have had a nice meal in the Land food hall we are all now refreshed and ready to go. Where to go next you well if you want to finish your trip around the future w...
Viewed 1284 times since 5 November 2014.

Airboats at Boggy Creek

Florida is well known for the Everglades, an area which fascinates a lot of visitors. However, if you are staying in the Disney area, a trip to the Everglades will eat a chunk of your holiday. The next best thing is to sample an air boat ride at Bogg...
Viewed 3893 times since 1 September 2008.

American Pumpkin Pie

Last time we were in Florida the place was awash with tottering piles of golden pumpkins and it got me thinking on our return of using these wonderful vegetables. Of course, everyone thinks first of that all American Pumpkin Pie. This is almo...
Viewed 2917 times since 19 January 2009.

Toy Story Mania at Hollywood Studios – Part One

Toy Story Mania is Disney’s Hollywood Studios newest attraction and one that should definitely be on your ‘to do list’ when visiting the park. As you walk into the building, which houses the Toy Story Mania ride, you are reduced to toy size. ...
Viewed 3036 times since 19 September 2010.

Epcot The World Show Case Part 2

The next country along from Norway is China, to fully enjoy China I recommend you check the show times as there are a band of Chinese Dragon Legend acrobats that put on display at the entrance to China a number of times in the day they are not to be ...
Viewed 2405 times since 27 December 2009.

Booking a Florida villa direct with the owner.

With so many villas for rent out there it can be difficult to know where to start to book a villa or vacation home, as they are known in the U. S, for your Florida break. Step one has to be to find a good advertising site such as Orlando Vill...
Viewed 3891 times since 1 September 2008.

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