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Inside Background
Downtown Orlando has some of the most varied architecture in the area...
Last edited: 12 February 2013
Orlando is ranked as one of the top family vacation destinations in the world...
Last edited: 10 August 2012
If you are travelling with children or anyone who has health needs or...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
Before it was home Disney's Magic Kingdom, this central Florida area was...
Last edited: 13 August 2011
Orlando is best known for its theme parks and tourist areas. But there is much...
Last edited: 09 May 2014
Online, there are plently of places to learn more about Orlando, especially...
Last edited: 08 December 2015
Official Orlando Visitor Information websites include: Official Orlando/Orange...
Last edited: 03 December 2015
Weather is an important factor to consider when visiting Orlando, but if you...
Last edited: 13 August 2011
Aside from being a top tourist destination, Orlando is also a major destination...
Last edited: 04 February 2012
Disney's Hollywood Studios is a movie-inspired theme park, aiming to celebrate...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
Downtown Disney is made up of three distinct areas which are all adjacent to...
Last edited: 27 May 2007
It does not take too long to find out that the summer months in Orlando have...
Last edited: 12 February 2013
Florida has some really hard salespeople.  They are trained to "seek blood...
Last edited: 08 September 2012
Here are a few tips that may save you some money on your trip to Orlando...
Last edited: 29 June 2014
The whole world is captivated by the movies coming out of the major American...
Last edited: 12 January 2009
There are some services offered to Disney visitors that can be rather helpful...
Last edited: 23 July 2013
If you would love to stay on Disney property but aren't sure if you want to...
Last edited: 05 July 2008
While theme parks such as Walt Disney World, Universal and Sea World may seem...
Last edited: 04 May 2015
Inside Transportation
Orlando has a fairly comprehensive bus system, operated by the city under the...
Last edited: 25 November 2014
If you are planning a trip to Orlando, a rental car is sometimes recommended...
Last edited: 06 January 2016
The service information below is correct at the time of writing - 5 October...
Last edited: 05 October 2015
Getting around within Disney World is really fairly simple for those with...
Last edited: 26 November 2007
If you are considering using Disney's Magical Express but can't decide if it...
Last edited: 01 July 2007
Driving in Orlando is a fun experience but be warned the freeways are big...
Last edited: 30 October 2012
A word of warning The official ESTA website is https://esta.cbp.... and all...
Last edited: 12 July 2014
When flying from the United Kingdom, you have a large choice of carriers. You...
Last edited: 22 December 2008
Your options:  1 - BUS Visit  www.golynx.com for more information.   2...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
International Drive has probably the best public transportation in the area...
Last edited: 28 January 2015
Inside Things to Do
While visiting Orlando, try taking the fabulous tour located in Tavares, about...
Last edited: 11 July 2014
It is hard for a family with children to go wrong in choosing to travel to...
Last edited: 27 May 2015
A first-time visit to Orlando can be overwhelming if you do not do your...
Last edited: 11 July 2014
There's plenty of nightlife in Orlando! Independent Bar provides indie flair to...
Last edited: 24 July 2013
If you are on a business trip with time to spare or had enough of Disney, there...
Last edited: 11 July 2014
Orlando offers a variety of Performing Arts to enjoy during your vacation...
Last edited: 03 September 2013
  Orlando is home to some of the finest shopping venues in Florida.  Here are...
Last edited: 06 June 2012
Interested in activities in Orlando outside of the theme parks? Here are a few...
Last edited: 11 July 2014
After a couple of weeks of hitting the theme parks are you are starting to feel...
Last edited: 01 April 2009
If you like to have a good time, one of the highlights of your trip could...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
There are several dinners shows near the theme parks that do not get a lot of...
Last edited: 12 June 2015
Cruising with Disney is fun no matter what, but when you make it a family...
Last edited: 30 August 2008
Disney has many fun activities outside of the major parks: Many Disney resorts...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
The Exotic Car Gallery has some of the coolest cars ever made including the...
Last edited: 03 November 2008
If you are fascinated by the tropical wildlife of Florida and want to see it at...
Last edited: 16 February 2010
Soaring in a glider - the best way to view Florida's Space Coast!  Convenient...
Last edited: 20 November 2008
Playing golf in Orlando is like no other, from dense tree-lined holes to...
Last edited: 31 October 2008
The month of October is  time when tricks and treats abound, creating an...
Last edited: 06 October 2008
This is one very good outlet mall located in the middle of Lake Buena Vista...
Last edited: 26 November 2010
Disney has so many rides and attractions that even your toddlers can enjoy...
Last edited: 06 January 2015
Let's say you have some extra time in Orlando after you have been to the theme...
Last edited: 31 October 2008
Orlando isn't just for families.  It's also a great meeting place for the...
Last edited: 09 October 2013
Especially in the summer, Orlando can have fequent afternoon rainshowers.  Call...
Last edited: 07 July 2015
If you're visiting Orlando in the summertime, you are bound to get caught in an...
Last edited: 15 October 2009
Orlando is a shopper's paradise.  Name your favorite splurge and you can find...
Last edited: 14 December 2009
There are alternatives to buying expensive souvenirs inside Orlando's theme...
Last edited: 05 April 2008
Historically, Orlando has been considered a destination perfect for "Type A...
Last edited: 23 November 2016
When you travel to Orlando and need that extra pampering or a break from the...
Last edited: 18 August 2010
If you are heading anywhere in Florida you might consider timing your trip to...
Last edited: 25 May 2009
There are many theme parks in Orlando, including Disney's Magic Kingdom, Epcot...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Sure, Orlando is full of flashy stuff to do, but if you are there for a week or...
Last edited: 02 September 2013
Now, in addition to theme parks and roller coasters, Orlando, Florida can add...
Last edited: 20 November 2013
Antique Row is a street in Orlando that is home to many antique shops. It is an...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
Discovery Cove is a beautiful, tropical oasis. The park is well run, and...
Last edited: 09 October 2014
The Rain-forest Cafe. seems to be the centre of the  Downtown Disney...
Last edited: 17 September 2008
Disney's Animal Kingdom opened in 1998 at Walt Disney World...
Last edited: 16 March 2014
Typhoon Lagoon is one of the two water parks operated by Disney. Its a great...
Last edited: 16 February 2010
Epcot is made of two distinct areas, Future World and World Showcase.  Future...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
Harry P. Leu Gardens charges only $10 admission for adults, $3 for kids K-12th...
Last edited: 03 November 2013
This is a great place to spend an evening. Howl at the Moon takes the concept...
Last edited: 20 November 2013
Hunter's Creek Golf Club is one of the longest golf courses in Florida...
Last edited: 20 February 2009
iFly Orlando is the closest thing to skydiving you'll ever do without having to...
Last edited: 27 July 2012
Orlando's 14.5 mile long International Drive welcomes travelers from all over...
Last edited: 21 September 2013
Korndoggs Rock Band Karaoke -- Sing Karaoke or play Rock Band on stage at...
Last edited: 04 November 2010
Great place to ride the airboats, have a cold beer, and check out the gators...
Last edited: 11 November 2008
Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom is 107 acres of fun and adventure.   It is...
Last edited: 18 December 2009
Orlando Ballet is fast becoming the little company that could.  With only 26...
Last edited: 17 July 2008
From the time you arrive at the Orlando Science Center, you are immersed in...
Last edited: 30 October 2008
This dinner show was named the best dinner show for 2010 by Florida Monthly...
Last edited: 09 September 2010
http://www.thepla... The Plaza Theatre began in 1963 as one of Orlando's movie...
Last edited: 15 October 2010
At SeaWorld you can experience the awe-inspiring power and beauty of the sea...
Last edited: 20 November 2014
The Mall at Millenia is an upscale contemporary shopping mall. It is not only...
Last edited: 11 September 2015
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter (WWoHP), the newest of six islands inside...
Last edited: 24 March 2011
Thornton Park is a trendy neighborhood in the heart of downtown Orlando...
Last edited: 05 October 2008
Treasure Tavern has been entertaining guests from all over the world for more...
Last edited: 08 November 2010
Walt Disney World is both the largest vacation resort in the world and most...
Last edited: 10 November 2012
For your safety and convenience Wet ‘n Wild offers: Certified lifeguards...
Last edited: 03 December 2012
Inside Dining Scene
As a major city, Orlando offers every dining experience and cuisine imaginable...
Last edited: 08 January 2008
There are many ways to do breakfast in Orlando: you can find a local spot...
Last edited: 25 December 2011
Cici's Pizza (with locatons on I-Drive, Lake Buena Vista, and Highway 192)  is...
Last edited: 01 November 2008
Traveling with a large group?  Not a problem... there are many options in...
Last edited: 18 August 2010
What's better than a dinner show for the whole family?!  There are two great...
Last edited: 24 June 2008
For romance, you can't beat Victoria and Albert's, even if you are not a Disney...
Last edited: 18 August 2010
Did you know that you can have dinner and a drink at the California Grill...
Last edited: 04 July 2015
If you want to do a character meal, but do not know which one, this may help...
Last edited: 28 June 2015
Big River Grill & Brewing Works on Disney’s Boardwalk has decent food and...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
Cape May Cafe is a restaurant located adjacent to the Beach Club Resort at...
Last edited: 31 October 2008
At Cici's, you can take out or eat in, but it is cheaper to eat in (as much as...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
son is an irish fiddle player and went to the fortnightly Wed session. The...
Last edited: 26 May 2009
Daybreak Diner has daily specials and cheap, delicious, well-served eats...
Last edited: 24 January 2015
Ethos Vegan Kitchen, is a fully vegan fast-casual restaurant in downtown...
Last edited: 08 January 2009
Lecellier Steakhouse has a good reputation for their beef prime rib, fillet and...
Last edited: 23 February 2009
Liberty Tree Tavern is a colonial-themed restaurant located in Liberty Square...
Last edited: 30 October 2008
Great food, excellent value Desserts made by owners.  Wonderful soups. Service...
Last edited: 05 November 2008
Ming Court  is a Chinese-Asian Fusion restaurant in the Central Florida area...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Be surrounded by movie and television memorabilia while eating at Planet...
Last edited: 31 October 2008
Portobello has completed a transformation into an eatery reminiscent of the...
Last edited: 16 March 2009
Raglan Road Irish Pub is a real Irish pub imported from Ireland.  Not just the...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
The San Angel Inn is a casually romantic Mexican restaurant located in the...
Last edited: 28 October 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: 27 March 2016
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: 17 July 2016
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: 15 September 2016
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?   100°F...
Last edited: 21 December 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: 12 April 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: 26 June 2016
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: 21 September 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: 02 October 2010
I have in the past, hired from Alamo, but having never needed to amend...
Last edited: 12 September 2016
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: 17 December 2015
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: 04 May 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: 30 August 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: 20 October 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: 19 September 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: 17 September 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: 08 April 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: 26 October 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: 29 April 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: 24 August 2016
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: 05 November 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: 19 June 2016
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: 09 September 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: 11 November 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: 10 December 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: 06 November 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: 09 September 2016
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: 28 October 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: 11 January 2014
It is always exciting to travel USA. But before you start travelling, you...
Last edited: 20 October 2015
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: 18 April 2017