Lake Kissimme State Park
This wonderful natural State Park is found off the S.R.60, 15 miles west of Lake Wales. There are 3 lakes on this park; Kissimmee, Tiger and Rosalie.It was formerly a cow camp dating back to 1876 and indeed on Saturdays, Sundays and holid...
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Try a baseball game!
As well as visiting the many theme attractions Central Florida has to offer we decided we’d like to watch a baseball game – a traditional American game. We found out that the Tampa Rays played at Tropicana Field, St Petersburg and that t...
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A trip to the beach (Gulf Coast near Bradenton)
Having experienced the wonders and thrill of the theme parks, we decided to take it easy and head off to the warm waters of the Gulf Coast. We packed the maps, bags; surfboards and the all-important cool box and started our journey. Our destination w...
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Boggy Creek airboats (8)
Boggy Creek airboat rides ranks very high on my family’s list of things to do for both 14 year and 8 year old. There is a choice of two lakes, The East lake Fish camp that is only 15 minutes from the airport and also the quieter Southport sit...
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Playgounds
Most of the theme parks have some form of playground area. Theses are not run of the mill swings and slide type parks , more of an adventure playground for a good romp around. They are ideal for the children to work off their excess energy when yours...
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Congo River Adventure Golf
This mini-golf course is a great place to visit for young and old alike; somewhere for the whole family to spend an exciting couple of hours or so. It is an ideal activity to fill the gap between having your evening meal and the children’s bed time. ...
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Titanic - The Experience
The Titanic experience is located at The Mercado, International Drive and is open from 10.00 am daily.On arriving tickets are obtained from the booking office (across from the Titanic)and are issued individually with the name of an ...
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Boggy Creek
If you want something to do for half a day whilst visiting Central Florida that’s a bit different from the large commercial theme parks, visit Boggy Creek and take an airboat ride.It’s about 30 minutes drive out into the local Florida co...
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Mini-golf / Alligator feeding
When the children are getting restless, and you are wondering how to entertain them for a couple of hours, or before you head off to the airport at the end of your holiday why not head out for a round of Mini-golf, great fun for all the family, an...
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Kissimmee State Arena Rodeo - KSARodeo
Every Friday night, except in December, at the Kissimmee Sports Arena on South Hoagland Blvd there is a Rodeo. The Rodeo has a local feel rather than a staged theme park show as it’s a competition between riders rather than a show.After ...
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Tying The Knot, Florida Style
Florida is the place for a dream wedding. Not only do you get the chance to get married in style in sumptuous tropical surroundings, but the cost is a fraction of what you would pay in the UK. You can fulfil every whim on your wedding day in the s...
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Orlando Speed World
Anyone interested in Drag racing, or any car related sport, of any kind, even NASCAR type stock car racing. Will really need to visit Orlando Speed World, for a fantastic afternoon / evenings entertainment. They don’t see many Brits there, and are...
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Kenedy Space Center – Cape Canaveral Then And Now
The Cape Canaveral Then and Now tour may well be the last option you consider on a trip to Kennedy Space Center but it has some hidden gems. It goes deeper into the Space Center than any other current tour and gives a fantastic opportunity to full...
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Skydiving in Titusville
Florida offers a whole host of opportunities for the adventure seeker, but none so exhilarating as skydiving. Skydive Space Center in Titusville offers skydivers tandem jumps as well as lessons for those who wish to jump solo. Proclaimed as...
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“Ice” At Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Centre
The “Ice” spectacular at Gaylord Palms features a real Winter Wonderland for all ages. Everything has been created out of ice (two million pounds of it, if you read the literature provided). So, if you thought that Florida was just sunshine, palm ...
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Lake Kissimmee State Park
Lake Kissimmee State Park This lovely State Park is definitely worth a visit if you fancy a quiet day out with just Florida’s wildlife for company. Lake Kissimmee State Park covers more than 6000 acres and has 4 trails that cover 15....
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Kissimmee Old Town Classic Car Cruise
Every Friday and Saturday night hundreds of classic car enthusiasts gather at Kissimmee Old Town for the classic car cruises. Friday night is for more recent classics (post 1970s) as well as some more exotic marques and highly customised vehicles....
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Wonderworks – An afternoon of thrills and amazement
Orlando has so much to offer, Your main reason for going will probably be Disney or Universal but if you have a half day and want to avoid the crowds, then check out Wonderworks, It costs about $16 for an adult but there are plenty of $2-off coupo...
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Kissimmee Old Town
If you fancy going somewhere a little different while you are in Florida, you can’t do better than a trip to Kissimmee Old Town. On our last visit we were determined to see some of the places we hadn’t seen before & we had a great afternoon ou...
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Last Day Treats
It is your last day and you have to check out at 10am and you don’t need to check in at the airport till 1 or 2pm what do you do to keep the kids amused?If you haven’t managed down to the Everglades for the day what about an Airboat Ride...
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