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New Orlando: Things To Do in 2015

by KristenManieri October 2014 - last edited October

New Orlando | Things To Do in 20152014 has been a brilliant year for buzz-worthy openings at Orlando’s best theme parks. But when it comes to new Orlando attractions, there’s plenty to look forward to in 2015 and beyond.


Orlando's Top New Theme Park Attractions

by Virgin-Atlantic September 2014 - last edited October by Community Manager

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Orlando's got sun, it's got sights, but it's perhaps best-known for its abundance of world class theme parks. You'd be hard-pressed to find someone who didn't want to visit Mickey and pals at Disneyland when they were little, but today there is a huge range of attractions on offer across Florida's theme park capital, and only so much holiday time to see them all.


See the City Like a Local: An Insider's Guide to Orlando

You can follow the herd on the well-travelled path towards all of Orlando’s acclaimed attractions, or you can blend in like a native and visit the lesser-known sites of the City Beautiful. Take a look at our insider’s guide to Orlando and see the city like a local.


A Thrill Seeker's Guide to Disney Water Rides

The scorching temperatures of summer have officially descended on the Orlando area, which means relief from the 90-degree swelter comes in the form of water, and lots of it. Luckily for you, Walt Disney World offers a slew of incredible rides. Disney expert Debra Martin Koma reveals the best Disney water rides around.


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Sunshine and world class theme parks; the irresistible combination that makes Orlando, Florida one of the most visited cities in the US. But scratch beneath the surface of "The City Beautiful" and you'll unearth a lesser known aspect of central Florida in its thriving craft beer scene.


Thomas Thorspecken: The Art of Urban Sketching in OrlandoEx Disney animator, Thomas Thorspecken, showcases the real Orlando through his daily sketches. We spoke to the artist about his Urban Sketching guide book, being inspired by the city's grassroots arts groups, and how Orlando has evolved over the years