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National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum and Memorial in Fort Pierce

March 23rd, 2013

UDT Seal Museum

Everybody has heard of the Navy SEALS especially these days after the killing of Osama bin Laden but did you know they were originally called ‘Frogman’ and that Fort Pierce is recognized as their birthplace?

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Food, Wine and Fun at Epcot

October 21st, 2012

Celebrity Chefs

Every year around this time Disney’s Epcot is filled with the sights and smells of food from around the world. Through November 12 they will be Celebrating Culinary Adventures with the 17th Annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. It is touted as a food and wine lover’s paradise and I can tell you from experience that when you go you won’t be disappointed.

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Café Tu Tu Tango – Tapas Food for the Starving Artist in All of Us

August 27th, 2012

Atrist Cafe Tu Tu Tango

If you have a group of friends and you’re looking for something different in the vast choices of places to eat in Orlando there is one that offers a truly unique experience, Café Tu Tu Tango. The whole place is set up like a ‘starving artists’ studio, sometimes they even have an artist there working on an original piece. The walls are covered with art that’s all for sale, even the bar and tables are colorful.

Shrimp and Kielbasa Skewers at Cafe Tu Tu Tango

If you interested in a different taste combination try the savory Shrimp and Kielbasa Skewers. They are marinated in pepper and serve with red beans and rice, a Cajun delight.

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Five Smart Choices for Summer Fun in Florida

July 7th, 2012

Beautiful Clear Waters of Seista Key

By Myscha Theriault – Independent Travel Resources at Trekhound.com

If you’re searching for ways to keep the kids entertained while traveling to Florida this summer, you’re in luck. Florida is certainly not lacking in options for family-friendly entertainment. The key to not getting burnt out on any one form of summer fun? Diversity. It’s possible to have too much of a good thing. So before booking your entire summer vacation itinerary at one theme park after another, consider that you might be better off to alternate a day at Mouseville with an historic lighthouse tour, followed by a day at the beach. Here are five major forms of Florida fun for you to rotate into your tourism schedule.

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Pictures of Space Shuttle Discovery Leaving Kennedy Space Center for Last Time

April 14th, 2012

Discovery Flyout
UPDATED 4/17/12

Kennedy Space Center, FL – The Space Coast said good bye to one of our most famous residence, Space Shuttle Discovery, on Tuesday, April 17. Discovery was flown over head along the Space Coast one final time. Discovery took off from the runway at KSC at first light, around 7 am, and then the orbiter and Shuttle Carrier Aircraft flew over Kennedy Space Center and the KSC Visitor Complex, headed south to around Patrick AFB then turned around and flew back up the coast along Cocoa Beach & Cape Canaveral and then fly out for D.C. Even though the shuttles are scheduled to flew out there will still be rocket launches to enjoy, for a complete list and schedule visit our Cape Canaveral Launch Schedule.

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The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man at Universal Orlando Resort

March 30th, 2012

The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man at Universal Orlando Resort

Orlando, FL - The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man at Universal Orlando Resort – one of the world’s most popular theme park experiences – is now even better. Mind-blowingly better.

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Universal Orlando Blue Man Group Show

February 25th, 2012

Blue Man Group at Universal Orlando

Enhanced Show Features New Stage, New Technology, New Music and New Experiences

Orlando, FL – Universal’s Blue Man Group show in Orlando is taking its unique and captivating brand of live entertainment to another level – complete with a new show environment, new music, new technology and new experiences. The show will take guests on an incredible journey where they’ll join the Blue Men as they discover, engage and explore the world’s obsession with cutting-edge technology. New sections include Blue Men interacting with ‘GiPads’ (think Gigantic iPads), a funny and perceptive look at contemporary modes of communication; and a pulsating new finale featuring an original Blue Man Group music score that will have guests jumping to their feet.

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Iceploration – All-New Epic Ice Show Premieres at Busch Gardens

February 2nd, 2012

Iceploration at Busch Gardens

Tampa, FL – For more than five decades, Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay has set the industry’s standard for delivering unforgettable entertainment experiences, with Broadway-style stage spectaculars like KaTonga: Musical Tales From the Jungle and innovative ice shows like World Rhythms on Ice. Iceploration builds on that tradition and introduces audiences to the next generation of ice shows. A cast of 20 brings to life an all-new adventure filled with world-class skaters, more than 75 original costumes, amazing aerial performances, master puppetry and live animal stars, with shows daily in the Moroccan Palace.

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LEGOLAND Florida – Rides, Coasters & Displays

October 14th, 2011

Technic Coaster at Legoland

Winter Haven, FL – Much to the delight of children everywhere, LEGOLAND Florida is now open. LEGOLAND is unlike any other Orlando area attractions; this unique venue offers more than 50 rides, shows and attractions within ten lands. Activities abound in each of the ten lands where kids can get their own driver’s license or become the captain of a ship, take charge on a LEGO-themed dragon coaster or even become part of the action in a pirate live-action water stunt show.

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    Disney World’s Enchanted Tiki Room

    August 7th, 2011

    Walt Disney Enchanted Tiki Room

    Lake Buena Vista, FL – The Sunshine Pavilion, featuring a show variously known as “Tropical Serenade” and “The Enchanted Tiki Birds,” debuted on Oct. 1, 1971, in Magic Kingdom. In 1998, following substantial refurbishment, it re-launched as The Enchanted Tiki Room-Under New Management, with two famous Disney birds – Iago from Aladdin and Zazu from The Lion King – taking control and trying to spruce up the show.

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