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Orlando: Not just a Mickey Mouse holiday

3rd June 2010 Print

With summer holidays looming on the horizon, Brits are looking ahead and booking overseas trips to ensure they get their dose of fun in the sun.

But finding the ideal holiday to suit everyone – from families to couples or groups of friends – can be a challenge.

Whilst you may think Orlando is ideal the place to take children for a well deserved treat, it has far more to offer than just Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. In fact, if you were to see everything it has to offer it would take 67 days!

And whilst it is very easy to stick to a tried and tested location, it is important to speak to locals and investigate what else there is on offer.

Aside from the fact that Orlando boasts other theme parks including Aquatica and Universal Studios it is a veritable hub of shopping, restaurants, bars and thriving nightlife. Throw in a selection of golf courses and spas and it begs the question – why not choose Orlando as your next destination?

Whatever your budget you are sure to find something to suit your holiday style, whether it is relaxing on Daytona Beach or exploring one of their many heritage attractions.

So what does Orlando have to offer you?  Log on to this live webTV show with Simon Calder to find out why a visit to Orlando could be the biggest surprise you have ever had. You will also be able to chat to recent Tourism Orlando competition winners Kyle & Stacey who spent 67 days experiencing every single attraction in Orlando and can give you the full lowdown on its best sights.

Simon Calder and Kyle & Stacey will be live online on Monday 7th June at 12:30 to discuss the real Orlando at:

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