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About Carrie Bradley and Visiting Orlando With Kids

Hello, I'm Carrie and my family and I love Orlando! From my first visit at 3 years old til now experiencing it as a parent and through my kids eyes, we just can't get enough!

We try to see something new with every visit, stay in different family hotels and try seasonal experiences at different times of the year so we can give you a rounded and balanced opinion and useful insight.

This site aims to help other visitors plan and see all the many amazing things there are to do in Orlando with kids and big kids of all ages!

Whether you are visiting from nearby, a local looking to entertain visitors or visiting from abroad, I hope this site is useful and helps make your trip that little bit easier!

Disney Beach Club Resort – Deluxe Resort At A Glance Family Fact Sheet. 

Located within the Walt Disney World Resort, Disney Beach Club Villas Resort offers the opportunity to relax and unwind with family and friends in one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world. Friends of ours recently stayed here and helped with this family-friendly guide. The resort sits on Crescent Lake with the Yacht …

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Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Review: Our Family’s Experience at This Kid-Friendly Orlando Hotel

Set close to Disney Springs and a short ride from Disney World and Universal, this place is great for families wanting a lot of facilities on site. Picture a grotto pool, paddle-boarding, kayaking, relaxing walks by the lake, S’mores by the fire-pits and your kids having a blast at the Kids’ Club.   Friends of …

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Universal vs Disney: A Guide To The Similarities and Differences

The most vexed discussion in the world of amusement parks is hands-down the debate for the crown: Universal Vs Disney. Today, amusement parks have become more than just rides and attractions. While adrenaline rushes and relaxing joy rides are still worthy factors, park visits are valued on the overall experience, amenities, services, and perks provided.  …

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All you need to know about Minion Land and the new Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast at UNIVERSAL ORLANDO

The highly anticipated Minion Land is now open, along with the electrifying Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast! That’s right, it’s time to gather your family, grab those blasters, and step onto the exciting new moving walkway shooter. Minion Land and Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast at Universal Orlando Minion Land is a new area at Universal Studios …

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Have a Family-Friendly Adventure on a Dolphin Tour with The Dolphin Explorer (Marco Island, Florida)

Press trip: Marco Island is known for its dolphin sightings, and one of the best dolphin tours on Marco Island is The Dolphin Explorer. The opportunity to see dolphins in their natural habitat is a rare and special one. My family and I were fortunate enough to experience this firsthand on a recent dolphin-watching tour. …

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Best Weekend Getaways From Orlando With Kids

Looking to venture beyond Orlando’s theme parks with your family? We’ve got you covered! While Orlando is famous for its theme parks, there’s a world of exciting weekend getaways waiting for you nearby. From the beautiful beaches of Daytona to the charm of Amelia Islands, and the history of Kissimmee and Sarasota, there’s something special …

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Everything You Need To Know About Visiting The Leaky Cauldron at UNIVERSAL ORLANDO

When you step into the magical Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios, you know anything is possible. From Diagon Alley to Hogsmeade, you’ll find yourself surrounded by the sights, sounds, smells, and, of course, tastes too, of the wizarding world. No trip to the Wizarding World is complete without a meal and a …

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Tips to make the most of your trip to Orlando & beyond!

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