Orlando holidays are all about fun, excitement and making dreams come true.
Famed for being the theme park capital of the world, Orlando boasts a plethora of thrilling attractions, as well as offering an array of shopping, dining and entertainment venues.
This makes Orlando an ideal choice for families looking to experience the magic of Walt Disney Resort, the fun of Universal Orlando, a world of creativity at Legoland Florida and a whole lot more.
Orlando is also a superb destination for couples, solo travellers and friends, with golf courses and spa facilities aplenty, as well as a fantastic variety of natural attractions to explore.
When it comes to weather, Orlando is located in the heart of the ‘The Sunshine State’ of Florida and is warm all year round. This means you can visit whenever you please.
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Holidays to Orlando don’t have to be all about theme parks.
With the Atlantic coast just over an hour’s drive away, this fabulous destination offers visitors the option of enjoying a sun-drenched day at one of Florida’s spectacular beaches.
Among the closet is Cocoa Beach. A great place for surfing, this long stretch of soft white sand also offers some excellent spots for families, with free parking provided in certain areas.
Another option is the vibrant Daytona Beach. As well as soaking up the sun, visitors can enjoy free concerts in the summer, along with plenty of entertainment along the boardwalk.
For a quieter beach experience, you may wish to seek out the shores of St Pete Beach, Clearwater Beach or Tarpon Springs, which are a little further away, on Florida’s west coast.
When it comes to eating out, Orlando serves up plenty of food for thought with a whole host of culinary options to choose from.
Whether you’re seeking a big breakfast, light lunch or relaxed dinner, you’ll find a restaurant for every meal, with dishes to suit absolutely every palate.
As well the fast food favourites the states are famous for, you’ll also find a variety of superb restaurants offering fine fare from all around the globe.
An array of dining venues can be found along International Drive, while an area known as Restaurant Row, on West Sand Lake Road, nearby, offers a host of superb eateries.
Orlando’s culinary scene also has its fair share of celebrity-inspired dining outlets. Among them are Planet Hollywood and Chicken Guy!, featuring dishes from Food Network’s Guy Fieri, and Wolfgang Puck Bar and Grill, where you can enjoy a taste of California in Florida, with meals created by Austrian-American chef Wolfgang Puck.
With so many tantalising dining venues to discover, you definitely won’t go hungry during your holiday of a lifetime in Orlando.
Held annually on Independence Day, the Fireworks at the Fountain event, at Lake Eola Park, celebrates the Declaration of Independence of the United States, on July 4, 1776. As well as a spectacular fireworks display, the festivities also include children’s activities, live music, food and drink.
The south east of America’s largest comic, sci fi, horror, anime and gaming extravaganza takes place annually at different times of the year. The four-day event features a host of attractions and exhibits, with celebrity guests in attendance to meet the thousands of fans, many of who turn up in costumes of the favourite characters.
The Orlando Carnival Downtown takes places annually in May, with three days of colourful festivities, as well as live music, arts, crafts, cuisine and much, much more.
Taking place on around Veterans Day (November 11), the annual parade honours the men and women who have served in the US armed forces. The event features marching bands, serving military personnel, veterans and decorative floats.