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We told you about the new outdoor expansion wing of The Florida Mall this spring.  That wing, which took over the former Lord & Taylor anchor store, will feature a […]

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This post has been sponsored by Marriott’s #FloridaWish campaign. All opinions are strictly Jen’s… I feel like I haven’t stopped to relax since… well, I can’t remember? Maybe December 2007? […]

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In the biggest jump of any airport in the Top 5 Orlando International Airport ranked #5 in Travel & Leisure’s ‘World’s Best’ 2014 survey.  Moving up 6 places from its […]

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By Ken Storey Frozen might be the Band-Aid needed to keep Hollywood Studios attendance above Universal Studios but even TDO knows that a Frozen-aid isn’t enough to make that bump […]

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On Saturday July 5th Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be getting a special summer of Frozen.  While the timing may be questioned there’s no question this will be a major draw […]

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The Speedway at Walt Disney World welcomes two characters from the Academy Award-nominated Disney Pixar movie “CARS” as they race to life for the Junior Ride-Along program. Almost like being […]

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By Ken Storey With summer in full swing now it’s time to enjoy Orlando for all its worth.  One of my favorite activities is playing ‘tourist’ over at the attractions […]

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The amazing SeaWorld Rescue care team has rescued its 500th manatee, a chunk 285 lb male from Cape Canaveral.  This extra special rescue recently took place near Cape Canaveral, after […]

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Disney isn’t the only local tourist attraction doing hard ticketed events. Kennedy Space Center has been running a number of special view opportunities of the numerous rocket launches there.  On […]

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The AAA Four Diamond rating is something that many hotels strive to achieve for years on end but a new hotel right here in Central Florida received the award after […]

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By Ken Storey Looks like Universal wishes that Silencio spell was real (and not just able to silence Fwoopers).  But let’s start with some background first. Last week and the […]

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While the Orlando Thrill Park plans have long been shelved it looks like we might be getting a new thrill park in Central Florida anyhow, but this time with one […]

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At the beginning of the year we called the massive, $250 million Orlando Eye complex one of the Top 5 biggest developments impact-wise of the year.  Now has yet another […]

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One of the big issues with the majority of the local tourist attractions are the short hours.  While Parkscope’s latest podcast talks about Animal Kingdom and Universal’s shortened hours one […]

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If you’ve been on South International Drive lately then you might’ve seen a new tower with an odd little roof on it.  That new tower, visible from throughout the SeaWorld […]

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Just over 2 months since Arabian Nights shut its doors yet another iconic Central Florida attraction is closing.  Fantasy of Flight has announced that their last public day will Sunday, […]

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As February winds down Spring is just around the corner and what better place to celebrate the beautiful blooming flowers of spring than at the historic Bok Tower Gardens.  The […]

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Snow might still be on the news up north but here plans are already underway for summer.  Wet ‘n Wild surprised most in the theme park circles with the announcement […]

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While most of the attention on Sunday’s Super Bowl commercials are on the national ones local ads are also part of the broadcast.  One of the local companies that is […]

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Central Florida’s largest mall will now be getting even bigger.  The Florida Mall will be losing anchor Saks in March but as soon as it closes the 105,000 sq ft […]

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