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Best Live Music Venues

Best Live Music Venues October 20, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
The Gospel Brunch at House of Blues takes place each Sunday and features inspiring gospel performances and a buffet of Southern favorites. Photo courtesy of visitorlando.com. When it comes to catching a concert in Orlando, there are plenty of places to choose from. 1. Hard Rock Live Designed to look...

Disney’s New Port Orleans Carriage Ride

Disney’s New Port Orleans Carriage Ride July 27, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Most things at Walt Disney World will just plain wear you out, but here’s one thing, just outside of the park, that won’t: the Port Orleans Riverside Resort offers the perfect way to end the day with a 30-minute, horse-drawn carriage ride through the property. Hop aboard the old-fashioned, horse-drawn...

Adventures in Florida: A Unique Kayaking Experience

Adventures in Florida: A Unique Kayaking Experience July 27, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Greg Pflug. If exploring Florida’s extensive waterways in a kayak or canoe sounds like your type of trip, then you’ll love Adventures in Florida, an action-oriented guide service that provides some pretty sweet trips across the sunshine state. The company was started by a group...

Enjoy Balinese Traditions at Mandara Spa

July 26, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Often, it is hard to tell one spa from the next. The massage options at one spa over another can be strangely similar, the whirlpool might be the same temperature, and the cucumber water tastes, well, like cucumber water. But nothing about the Mandara Spa at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin hotel...

New Underwater Attraction at Discovery Cove

New Underwater Attraction at Discovery Cove July 25, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Leah Sekula Certain spots at Discovery Cove are so secluded and tranquil, it’s as if you’ve got the entire place to yourself. For instance, as I trotted through the nature trail near the entrance, the only sounds I heard were birds chirping and my sister’s gushing about how much...

Clown Around at Orlando Circus School

Clown Around at Orlando Circus School May 29, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
By the time I was 8, the trampoline had become my world. I’d race home after school, just to spend a few hours flipping around. Front flips, backflips, handsprings. You name it, I was all about that giant, bouncing contraption. With that said, it’s easy to see why my eyes lit up as I walked...

Become a Fly-Fishing Pro at Ritz-Carlton

Become a Fly-Fishing Pro at Ritz-Carlton May 29, 2011 | Five Star, Hotels, Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
Photo courtesy of Ritz-Carlton The Ritz-Carlton, Grande Lakes is no doubt a posh resort, but did you know it is surrounded by 500 acres of natural beauty and plenty of adventurous ways to soak it all in? I’m talking alligators, otters and 120 species of birds. In other words, the perfect setting...

Universal’s Spider-Man Ride Goes High-Tech

Universal’s Spider-Man Ride Goes High-Tech May 29, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Universal Orlando Resort. Universal recently announced that The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man, one of the most popular attractions at Universal Orlando Resort, will be completely reanimated in 4K digital high definition. It will open in 2012 and is being developed by the same award-winning...

New Zipline Ride at Gatorland Lets Guests Glide Above Gators

New Zipline Ride at Gatorland Lets Guests Glide Above Gators May 29, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Gatorland. For those who relish something a bit out of the ordinary, try ziplining over alligator feeding areas at Gatorland, a 110-acre theme park and wildlife preserve known as the alligator capital of the world. The park’s latest attraction, the Screamin’ Gator Zipline, will...

Pedal Through the Treetops at Forever Florida

Pedal Through the Treetops at Forever Florida May 28, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Photo courtesy of Forever Florida. If you’re serious about getting away from it all, a mellow cycling ride through the treetops should do the trick. A new attraction at Forever Florida, a wildlife haven an hour southeast of Orlando, gives guests the chance to unwind via a specially designed SkyCycle...