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Orlando for freeDespite being the “happiest place on earth”, Orlando can also be a little tough on the wallet. That is, unless you know where to look. Here are seven of our favourite things to do in Orlando for free.


Chef John RiversWith no formal culinary training or even aspirations to launch a hugely successful BBQ chain, John Rivers’ introduction into the world of making brisket and pulled pork began in his garage, home kitchen and backyard smoker. By 2009, he opened his first 4 Rivers Smokehouse in Winter Park, and when lines started snaking out the door and down the street, he knew he was on to something. We sat down with chef John Rivers to find out where he likes to eat in Orlando.


What’s on in Orlando in 2016

by Virgin-Atlantic December - last edited December by Moderator

What’s on in Orlando in 2016In 2015, The New York Times named Orlando one of the top 52 places to go in the world. And with celebrity chefs opening new venues and superlative entertainment options popping up, the coming year will see an abundance of reasons to travel. Take a look at our guide to what’s on in Orlando in 2016 and start planning your next trip.


A Neighbourhood Guide to Orlando's Ivanhoe Village | Lakeside views

A lively little neighbourhood set far off the tourist trail, Ivanhoe Village is fast becoming one of the hippest ‘hoods in Orlando. While offering enough superb restaurants, bars, boutiques and sights to make even the most jaded traveller smile, this district is still quiet enough for an evening stroll or a relaxing afternoon amble. Check out our neighbourhood guide to Orlando’s Ivanhoe Village.


The top golf courses in Orlando

by ScottHorn April 2015 - last edited October

The top golf courses in OrlandoFor the golfing traveller, deciding where to tee up in Orlando can be a rough process. Over a hundred years of landscape development has produced dozens of top-flight local courses as varied in style and difficulty as they are plentiful. Giving every option a fair shot might sound a bit daunting, so we’ve selected the top golf courses in Orlando to try on your next rip.


Where to Stay in Orlando: The Disney Hotel Guide

by KristenManieri February 2015 - last edited October

The Disney Hotel GuideWalt Disney World Florida has 18 different hotels. With so much choice, how do you even begin to decide where to stay when visiting Orlando? From foodie escapes to Savannah-style retreats, take a look at our Disney Hotel guide to find your perfect fit.