Seeking thrills in Central Florida? Orlando theme parks made a name for themselves as kid-friendly… at first. Now, all ages can get their scream on, as some of the most exciting new roller coasters in North America are finding their way to Orlando. If you live for lift hills and dream of drops, we have your guide to the best roller coasters in Central Florida.read more
Families have been re-discovering Daytona Beach, and finding there is no shortage of family fun on the World’s Most Famous Beach. From beachside amusement parks to surfing off a pier, here are some amazing ways to discover Daytona Beach fun for families.read more
Have you ever seen a sea cow? One of Florida’s most beloved native inhabitants, the endangered West Indian manatee spends its winters the way many of us would like to–in Florida. Although it’s illegal to touch a wild manatee, you can still get a close view of these slow-moving gentle giants both in the water and out. Whether you’re a diver or a bystander, here are three places you can meet manatees in Central Florida.read more
Orlando’s theme parks are constantly expanding and offering fresh new experiences, and the two parks at Universal Orlando Resort, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida, are no exceptions. For Spring 2017, Universal is welcoming new bands to their annual Mardi Gras festival, and opening a brand-new attraction at Universal Studios Florida. Let’s take a look at the newest offerings from Central Florida’s most quickly-growing theme parks!read more
No visit to central Florida is complete without a journey through The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort. The twin lands, which include Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley, have grown into some of central Florida’s most beloved theme park attractions. We have a look at the best Wizarding World dining at Universal Orlando, from snacks and beverages to entrees and desserts. Come hungry, because there’s a lot of magical goodness here!read more
Visiting Walt Disney World for the first time in forever? It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the planning process. While it’s true that a lot of planning goes into a visit to Walt Disney World, we think we can simplify things for you just a little bit. Check out our seven easy steps to planning your Walt Disney World visit!
If you love roller coasters, cutting-edge technology, thrilling shows, and the wonder of the undersea world, you probably already love SeaWorld Orlando. Now, it’s about to get even better – with new shows, attractions and a roller coaster upgrade never before seen in Florida.read more
Taking the kids to Gatlinburg? This mountain town is perfect for all ages! Your family’s toughest decisions will be what to do next, with countless attractions that let visitors discover natural wonders, soar over mountainsides, and explore their playful sides.read more
Going to Walt Disney World isn’t just about rides, characters, and fireworks. It’s also about the food! Frequent Disney visitors know that the World is full of amazing treats – from hand-pressed ice cream sandwiches, to soft hot pretzels (Mickey-Mouse-shaped, of course). Here, in no particular order (because who could choose?) are our top ten favorite treats at Walt Disney World.
Gatlinburg loves Halloween. Is it the mist drifting through the autumn leaves in the Great Smoky Mountains? The old Cherokee legends of woodland spirits? Whatever the reason, we’re not complaining now that the most frightful time of year is upon us – and we have a few ideas to add some ghoulish delights to your Gatlinburg visit.read more
Will you be celebrating the holiday season in Central Florida? You might be surprised! If you’re visiting Orlando’s theme parks anytime between November 1st and New Year’s Day, you’ll probably find them decked out for the holidays. So celebrate the season in shorts and sandals! We have a lot of fun planned.read more
Need a break from the miles of walking and massive scale of Orlando’s theme parks? Consider these comparatively petite attractions. Right in Kissimmee, you and your family can ride some roller coasters, get in touch with nature, or take a trip back in time.read more