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Spring Thaw Travel Deals

As I look outside my window, I see trees without leaves blowing in the wind. I see mud everywhere around my house and small signs of Spring off in the distance. I look forward to the next few weeks as we see new life, flowers growing and hear birds chirping more and more. Hopefully theContinue Reading …

Florida in the summer is HOT!

Growing up we often spent many winter vacations in Florida. My parents would drive down with my sister and I for 2- 3 weeks of fun in the sun. We would move from place to place enjoying the many attractions and sights the area has. It was always a great time and I remember itContinue Reading …

Three Ways To Save Money On Your Orlando Vacation

Three Ways To Save Money On Your Orlando Vacation Orlando is a primary tourist destination in the Sunshine State, but challenging costs can often derail your vacation plans. If you are organizing your vacation on your own, however, there are many tricks to help you limit your expenses on accommodation, food, and activities.   AContinue Reading …

Space Coast Vacationing on a Budget

Vacationing to the Space Coast and getting to see and do everything on your list is both a thrill and even more satisfying when you can do it on a budget. On the Space Coast of Florida, there are so many exciting things that families can do, and do on a budget that won’t leave anyone feeling likeContinue Reading …

Visiting Florida on a Budget

So, you’re planning a Florida vacation but not wanting to spend every last dime in your savings account. How can you have a great time and not walk away penniless? Try one (or all!) of these suggestions to make the most of your time and money. Take Advantage of Free Activities Yes, there really are free thingsContinue Reading …

Planning a Disney Vacation

“You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.” – Walt Disney Ready to make the dream a reality? Walt Disney World is often listed as one of the most desirable places to visit at least once in life but it canContinue Reading …

#Disney day 3- Disney Hollywood Studios

Day three we started a bit slow. We got up half an hour later went down to the free continental breakfast at our hotel and waited for the shuttle to Epcot. While waiting I was able to catch up on some email and check  my Facebook (only time I could get wifi) The shuttle rideContinue Reading …

#Disney Day 2-Magic Kingdom

I am convinced that this is the most popular park of them all. For our second day we decided to go to Magic Kingdom. We got off the shuttle in the Epcot parking lot and took the monorail to the Ticket and Transportation station where we transferred to Magic Kingdom. The moment we stepped off the monorail the magic began. EveryContinue Reading …