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Orlando attractions for kids – including the parks, free things to do in Orlando with kids, nature trails, and other things to do.

Did You Know About The Wizard of Oz Museum near Orlando? (Cocoa Beach)

Are you planning an Orlando vacation with the family and looking for something new to do (apart from the trusty old theme parks, I mean.)? Well did you know there is a dedicated Wizard of Oz Museum in Cocoa Beach set up by an uber fan? This museum is a treasure trove for Oz fans, …

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Amazing Things to Do at the Kennedy Space Center With Kids

The Kennedy Space Center is one of the best things to do in Florida with kids. There I said it! I can honestly say it was a highlight of our very first trip and caters for all ages so well! Welcoming guests since 1967, the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex takes you on a deep …

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This Store Can Entertain Kids for a Few Hours!  American Girl Store Experience, Florida Mall

The iconic American Girl dolls have been around forever, and they still manage to capture kids’ imaginations everywhere. At the Florida Mall, for instance, there’s an amazing American Girl store that is basically a wonderland for little girls (and maybe even a sprinkle of nostalgia for moms too!). About American Girl Founded in 1986, they’re …

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Find Disney Charm in Celebration (Without the Crowds!)

While visiting the Walt Disney World parks, you have to expect crowds—and lots of them! But there is somewhere in the Sunshine State that gives you a slice of Disney charm without the hoards of people. And that place is Celebration. The town of Celebration—originally Disney’s Town of Celebration—is a master-planned community in Orlando that …

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Design and Build Your Own Lego Figure at Disney Springs

Lego fans will be thrilled to know that you can now design and build your own Lego minifigure at the Lego Store in Disney Springs! This unique experience—that is only available in a total of 9 US Lego Stores—is one of the coolest things to do in Disney Springs. And during our last trip to …

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Weeki Wachee Mermaids Less Than 2 hours From Orlando

One of the most underrated—and lesser-known attractions—in Florida is the Weeki Wachee Mermaids shows in the Weeki Wachee Springs State Park.  It’s no secret that most people visit Florida for Orlando’s world-famous theme parks. But as we’ve returned to the Sunshine State time and time again, we’ve discovered some hidden gems that I think all …

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Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf – All You Need To Know BEFORE You Go

Orlando is mostly known for Walt Disney World and Universal Studios Florida. However, there are some other great family-friendly attractions dotted around the city that are a must-visit for both first-timers and seasoned Florida visitors. One such attraction is the Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf on IDrive. And let me tell you, even though my family …

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Everything you need to know about visiting Disney World in April

A Disney World holiday is always a good idea, but is April the best time for your particular family?  Each month in Disney brings with it special events, weather, and crowds which can really alter your overall holiday experience. Over the years, I’ve been lucky enough to visit Disney World on various occasions. I’m here …

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