When you bring your family to the Encore Resort in Orlando, prepare to be amazed at all of the fun amenities that come along with being a guest. Spanning over ten acres, the Water Park at Encore Resort has something for everyone to have fun in the sun.
With all the activities and attractions from which to choose, planning your next family vacation to Orlando, Florida can be taxing. You’re probably thinking about what you want to see, where you want to go, and, most importantly, where you’re going to be staying. Let us help you discover the best family-friendly resorts with all the amenities your family needs for the ultimate Orlando vacation.
If you feel the need for speed and love the exhilaration of go-kart racing, it's time to head to the track! The list below is just a few of the go-kart racing options for your family vacation or corporate retreat. For a NASCAR-type adventure or for family fun, there's a track to meet all levels of experience. Many parks offer extra activities in addition to go-karts, so be sure to plan enough time to explore all that each location has to offer.
Universal Orlando's newest theme park is not just more of the same. While Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure focus on thrill rides that put you in the middle of your favorite movies, Volcano Bay is a water park that offers a perfect balance of relaxation and excitement. Step into Volcano Bay and you'll be surrounded by a lush tropical paradise as you kick back in your cabana, rush down a roaring water slide, or splash in the waves of Waturi Beach. At the center of it all is the towering Krakatau Volcano, home to one of the most thrilling rides in the park.
If you're looking to enjoy the weather and great outdoors, Orlando has plenty to offer. You may come for the theme parks or to enjoy the warmer weather. Either way, the best way to enjoy these warmer temperatures is to get outside. Here is the top 10 list of outdoor activities your whole family will love.
One of the best times to visit Orlando, if you can manage it, is right around Thanksgiving. November boasts one of the best Florida climates, with pleasantly warm days and nights that are cool but not cold. Meanwhile, the theme park capital of the world doesn't disappoint when it comes to celebrating this national holiday. Here's what you can expect to see at each of Orlando's major theme parks if you visit for Thanksgiving.
Orlando is a tourist destination for many theme park and family-friendly attractions. But Orlando isn't all about theme parks. The wisest sports enthusiasts also know that Orlando Florida can be the destination for live sporting events, and a dream come true. Today we're highlighting a variety of live sports, happening year-round for you, the ultimate fan.
While Orlando might signal Disney World to many, to a golfer it means proximity to some excellent public golf courses. Among the courses that are considered "must-plays" in the Orlando area, you will find:
Get ready for more Florida fun as Universal breaks ground on its fourth theme park. While details of this new attraction are being kept under wraps for now, we do know it will be Epic—as in the park's name, Epic Universe. We don't have a timeline of when the park may open, however we know that the wait will be worth it. Officials with Universal claim the new theme park will, "create an entirely new level of experience that forever changes theme park entertainment." Let's take a closer look at what we do know:
There's obviously a host of attractions to occupy your time in Orlando, Florida. But, for those of you who are miniature golf enthusiasts, this blog is for you. Even if you're not a putt-putt connoisseur and just have some downtime, here are six mini-golf attractions you should consider playing.