What to see in Orlando – Major attractions – Mako Roller Coaster Now Open at Seaworld

What to see in Orlando – Major attractions – Mako Roller Coaster Now Open at Seaworld

The much anticipated new roller coaster *MAKO* has now opened at Seaworld

The coaster is 200 feet tall and goes up to 73 mph and is 4,760 feet long.

Mako is what is known as a Hypercoasters this means that it typically has a drop of at least 200 feet. They’re built for speed and what the industry calls “airtime” — those moments when riders are literally lifted from their seats and this is the first for Orlando.

#rollercoaster
#seaworld
#mako

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Florida Beaches – Daytona Beach –

Florida Beaches – Daytona Beach –

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Daytona Beach is a easy day trip from Orlando as it is just 51 miles away.

This iconic beach is one of 2 renowned beaches in Florida as you are allowed to drive your cars along the beach, with a 10 mph speed limit at all times. Drivers are charged $10 per vehicle.

Its a long beach, 23 miles of golden sand with 26 access points to get on to the beach

Read more about this iconic beach here:- www.codb.us/index.aspx?NID=407

#florida
#beaches
#daytona
#daytonabeach

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What’s on in Orlando – Art classes – Drip Local Art Night

What’s on in Orlando – Art classes – Drip Local Art Night

LOCAL ARTISTS SHOWCASE AND SELL ART WHILE PERFORMERS ENTERTAIN, ALL WHILE SIPPING YOUR FAVORITE DRINK FROM OUR COLOR BAR!

IT’S A NIGHT WHICH BRINGS ALL OF THE LOCAL ARTISTS TOGETHER AND CREATES SUCH AN AMAZING CREATIVE VIBE

Thursday 28th July from 8pm – 11pm

SEE THE WEBSITE – ilovedrip.com/local-art-night

#art
#funnightout

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What to see in Orlando – Famous landmarks – Cinderella’s Castle

What to see in Orlando – Famous landmarks – Cinderella’s Castle

Is there a more iconic landmark than Walt Disney’s Cinderella’s Castle.

As you walk through the gates of Magic Kingdom and walk down Main Street it is the focal point and you can’t stop smiling at this magical sight.

The nightly fireworks display, “Wishes” is the largest fireworks display ever presented at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and is above and around the castle

Read all about it here :- en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cinderella_Castle

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Where to stay in Orlando – Hellos and goodbyes – Welcome to our newest guests

Where to stay in Orlando – Hellos and goodbyes – Welcome to our newest guests

We welcome Sandra Cox and her family for their much anticipated visit to Arkvilla

Sandra was recommended by her sister which is always lovely, we really appreciate it when our guests recommend us or decide to return to Arkvilla.

Repeat and recommended guests make up the majority of our bookings

Take a look at our website for 2017 and 2018, we are pretty much full for 2016:- www.arkvilla.com

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What to do in Orlando – Family days out – Orange Blossom Cannonball Express

What to do in Orlando – Family days out – Orange Blossom Cannonball Express

*On July 16th Take this Train of the Wild West and enjoy a Cowboy Shootout Show*

You can journey back to the days of the Old West by taking this train from Tavares

The Orange Blossom Cannonball heads into no man’s land where danger lurks around every curve.

Climb aboard the famous movie train to journey back to a time of cowboys and desperados, and the lawmen that try to keep them both in line.

This is a 40-minute roundtrip with a show that features a 1907 Wood Burning Steam engine that has been used in such movies as “3:10 to Yuma” and “True Grit.”

*Warning: Passengers may encounter robbers and gunfire along the way. Be careful with your valuables*

See the website for full details:- www.orangeblossomcannonball.com/theme-rides/

#train
#cannonballexpress
#tavares
#florida

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What’s on in Orlando July 2016 – Music – Gwen Stefani & Eve Live

What’s on in Orlando July 2016 – Music – Gwen Stefani & Eve Live

07/04/2016

See Gwen Stefani on 26th July at the Mid Florida Credit Union Ampitheatre in Tampa on her This Is What The Truth Feels Like Tour

She is performing with *Eve* who she had a hit with called Let me Blow Your Mind back in 2001

See here for details- www.fairgroundsamphitheatre.com/events/gwen-stefani-eve/#.V3l28rgrLmE

#music
#concert
#tampa

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Downtown Orlando 4th July Weekend – News – Fireworks at the Fountain

Downtown Orlando 4th July Weekend – News – Fireworks at the Fountain

Independence Day

On Monday, July 4, 2016, thousands of Central Florida residents and visitors will gather at Lake Eola Park for the 39th annual Fireworks at the Fountain to celebrate Independence Day..

There is much for everyone to do, with activities for children, live music, and food and beverages available for purchase or pack yourselves a picnic and make it a family day out.

The event starts from 4pm and the evening ends with a spectacular fireworks display at 9:15 p.m.

There is lots of parking close to the park.

See the website here:- www.cityoforlando.net/fireworks/

#independenceday
#4thjuly
#holidays

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