Family Holiday in Orlando

You’ll find Orlando in the wetlands of central Florida, surrounded by a chain of lakes. Old Orlando was mainly built on the shores of Lake Eola in the 1850s after the last Seminole War. People first discovered it as a vacation spot around the time of World War I. Walt Disney World opened in 1971, and catapulted Orlando onto the national travel radar screen.

Orlando may be known for its theme parks, but it has more than rides to offer its guests. Get lost in the citrus grove of the vigorous and inspiring 50-acre Harry P. Leu Gardens. Train like an astronaut, or just have lunch with one at the Kennedy Space Center. Blow off some steam and bowl a strike at the 1950s retro-themed Kings Bowl.

Orlando makes the ideal vacation destination year-round. The average monthly temperature never dips below 70º and it’s only a one-hour drive to destinations like Cocoa Beach, Daytona Beach, and Cape Canaveral. With attractions like famous Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando® Resort, it’s no wonder people travel from all over the world to visit Orlando, Florida.

Everyone should experience Walt Disney World at least once. It truly is a magical place. But there’s more to Orlando than just Disney. From other great theme parks like Busch Gardens Tampa and SeaWorld Orlando to attractions like Kennedy Space Center and Gatorland, Orlando is the ultimate vacation destination. And make sure to take in one of Orlando’s great dinner shows like Arabian Nights or Pirate’s Dinner Adventure.

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    Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa 5*

    Victorian elegance meets modern sophistication at this lavish bayside Resort hotel. Relax in the sumptuous lobby as the live orchestra plays ragtime, jazz and popular Disney tunes. Bask on the white-sand beach,... Read more

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    Disney’s Contemporary Resort 4*

    Disney's Contemporary Resort is an ultra-modern lakeside hotel featuring a modern sophisticated design and iconic A-Frame tower with a convenient monorail service to Magic Kingdom Park and Epcot. Retreat to... Read more

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    Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort 4*

    Relive the romance of Spanish-colonial Mexico as you follow in the footsteps of explorer Don Francisco de Coronado at this Resort hotel. Find your own mythical city of gold in a Southwestern-themed haven of... Read more

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    Disney’s Polynesian Resort 4*

    Celebrate the spirit of the South Pacific at this oasis of tropical palms, lush vegetation, koi ponds and white-sand beaches. On the shores of Seven Seas Lagoon, village longhouses flank the Great Ceremonial... Read more

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    Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge 4*

    Step into the heart of Africa at this magnificent Resort hotel. Inspired by the traditional African kraal, the horseshoe-curved design provides spectacular views of 4 lush savannas that over 200 hoofed animals... Read more

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    Explore exciting attractions, enchanting international pavilions, award-winning fireworks and seasonal special events. Celebrating the human spirit, Epcot has 2 distinct realms: Future World, which features... Read more

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    Magic Kingdom® Park

    The world of "make-believe" comes alive in the Magic Kingdom® Park, where new adventures, fantasy, and fun surround you in seven wondrous lands of enchantment. Travel through these lands and see how fantasy... Read more

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    Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Park

    Encounter exotic animals and exciting adventures at Disney’s Animal Kingdom park, one of the largest animal theme parks in the world. Home to more than 1,700 animals across 250 species, the park reflects Walt... Read more

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    Disney’s Hollywood Studios®

    Movie magic comes to life at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, awash in the glitz and glamour of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Step into the action with attractions based on blockbuster movies and top TV shows, and... Read more

    Disney’s Blizzard Beach

    Discover frosty fun for the whole family at Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park, a one-time ski resort that has melted into a watery wonderland. Zip down the slushy slopes of Mount Gushmore on one of the... Read more

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    Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon

    Escape to Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park for a storm of fun in the sun! Snorkel with sharks, stingrays and tropical fish in the coral reef. Plunge down rushing rapids, sunbathe on the sandy beach and... Read more

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    Universal Orlando® Resort

    Play, scream and laugh with the biggest characters in movies, TV and pop culture at two immersive theme parks—Universal Studios® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure®. Swing high above the city streets... Read more

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    SeaWorld® Orlando

    A wonderland of ocean animals, rides and dazzling shows: Welcome to SeaWorld® Orlando. SeaWorld® contains thrilling shows featuring Shamu, such as One Ocean. For relaxation in a tropical paradise, try... Read more

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    Legoland® Florida

    LEGOLAND® Florida, Central Florida's newest theme park, is specifically aimed at families with children ages 2 to 12. The park has more than 50 rides, attractions and shows, life-size LEGO® displays and... Read more

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    Cirque du Soleil®

    Be mesmerized by this extraordinary avant-garde spectacle as it makes the impossible, possible! Located in the Downtown Disney Area, the strikingly designed theater was constructed especially for Cirque du... Read more