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Universal’s Blue Man Group Wows Audiences

Universal’s Blue Man Group Wows Audiences February 22, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Photo courtesy of Universal This wildly popular theatrical show combines music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment and a blissful party atmosphere that is a Blue Man Group trademark. The show takes guests on an incredible journey where they join the Blue...

Central Florida By Air

Central Florida By Air February 18, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Photo courtesy of Fantasy of Flight Getting a bird’s eye view of Central Florida is a great way to become familiar with the area. Bluwater Balloons Get up bright and early to witness massive balloons being inflated. Then hop in for a one-hour flight where guests fly over orange groves, cypress forests...

The March of the Peabody Ducks

The March of the Peabody Ducks February 2, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Photo courtesy of Peabody Orlando If you’ve never seen the Peabody Ducks, it’s about time you did. Since opening its doors November 1986, The Peabody Orlando has continued its famous tradition: the March of The Peabody Ducks, which began at its sister property, The Peabody Memphis, years...

Top 10 list of off-the-beaten path activities and attractions

Top 10 list of off-the-beaten path activities and attractions December 23, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Photo Courtsey of Aiguille Rock Climbing Center Orlando has much more than just incredible outlet shopping and the wonders of Mickey Mouse, in fact, it has quite a few under-the-radar attractions, which are a bundle of fun. Even the experienced Orlando traveler may find a few hidden gems on our top 10...

Top 5 Museums

Top 5 Museums November 30, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Orlando Science Center For an educational day visit some of Orlando’s museums. 1. Orlando Museum of Art It began with a group of artists in the 1920s displaying their work. Today, it’s known as one of the best museums in the South. A big part of Orlando’s cultural scene, the museum plays host to...

Best Hotel Spas

Best Hotel Spas November 30, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Mandara Spa at Disney's Swan and Dolphin Resort When you are completely worn out from all the hullabaloo that is Orlando, scope out a spa — there are plenty of them. Your weary muscles deserve a treat. Orlando’s Ritz-Carlton at Grande Lakes There’s a reason that The Ritz-Carlton Spa...

Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out November 30, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Every now and then a ladies-only night is in order. And, never fear, there is a long list of places to choose from when the time comes. Here are a few of our favorites. Eden Bar at Enzian Taverna Opa This is the place for breaking plates, dodging confetti-style napkins and sampling tasty dishes like...

Top 10 Things to Do in Central Florida

Top 10 Things to Do in Central Florida October 21, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Paddleboarding on the Banana River. Photo courtesy of Sobe Surf. Central Florida has a smattering of cooler-than-cool things to keep you busy. You know the obvious ones — Disney, SeaWorld and Universal. Now here are the more inconspicuous spots. Some scream adventure; others soothe the soul. 1. Harry...

Top 10 Places to Meet Locals

Top 10 Places to Meet Locals October 20, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Belly up to Eden Bar to meet Orlando locals. Photo courtesy of Eden Bar. Meet active sporty types or bar-hoppers at dozens of Orlando hang-outs. 1. Taverna Opa This eatery on International Drive (part of the tourist district) is the place for breaking plates, dodging confetti-style napkins and sampling...

5 Places to Propose

5 Places to Propose October 20, 2011 | Romantic, Things to Do | Read More
Photo by Sarah Sekula. If you’re ready to ask that special someone that special question, better do your research first. Never fear, there are some excellent choices and many of them are free. 1. Harry P. Leu Gardens This 50-acre botanical garden is Orlando’s equivalent to The Secret Garden: a maze...