A family visit to Disney World is quite pricey.
Admission to the parks increased last month. Ticket prices increased, depending on what kind of ticket (and what park you plan to visit) from $2-$7. Along with those increases, parking a car also went up in price.
Continue reading Not Nice- Disney World Hotels Are Adding A New Fee
Delta Airlines is giving us a chance to win a trip for two to Florida to attend a NY Mets Spring Training game.
Baseball is my favorite sport and the NY Mets are my team so I’d love to win this prize. Even if you aren’t a baseball (or Mets) fan, it’s still worth entering the contest since you can still wining a 3 night trip to Florida.
Continue reading Win A Trip To See The NY Mets During Spring Training In Florida
Visit Orlando is giving you the chance to win a trip for four to Orlando Florida!
The prize includes airfare, hotel stay, a rental car and passes to visit some of the best them parks in the area.
Continue reading Win A Trip For 4 To Orlando, Florida
NatGeo is running a fun photo contest where one lucky winner will win a trip for 6 to Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.
The prize is pretty impressive. It includes airfare, hotel stay, a multi-day park pass and many other experiences and extras.
The winning photo will be based on “
Execution of Theme, Creativity & Originality, and Photographic Quality“. Continue reading Win A Trip for 6 to Disney from NatGeo
Florida’s top tourist destinations are about to be connected by train in the not so distant future.
According to CNTraveler, “
All Aboard Florida—a new private inter-city train service—just unveiled plans for an express train connecting Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Orlando along a 235-mile route“. Continue reading Train To Connect Orlando and Miami
Atlantic Luggage is giving away a very nice family trip for 4 to Orlando in a new contest.
The prize sounds great since it includes just about everything you might need for the trip. One lucky winner will win flights, a hotel stay, passes to a variety of parks and brand new luggage for 4!
Continue reading Win A Family Trip for 4 to Orlando
Last year we got stuck in
, this year it was Oslo turn. What’s up with these snowstorms hitting NYC in January! Orlando’s
Our flight was supposed to take off from Orlando just before 7:00PM (on Super Bowl Sunday) but it got cancelled due to a storm that was supposed to hit the NYC area that evening.
Continue reading What Did A Flight Cancellation Cost Us?
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We’ll be leaving on our first trip of 2015 tomorrow morning which will be a quick one.
This weekend I’ll miss watching the Super Bowl for what I can recall, the first time ever since we’ll be on our way home from
I know, Orlando isn’t the most exciting destination (and not one that I’ve visited yet or have really cared to then again). However, when considering that Disney’s Magic Kingdom ranks at the top of
& Epcot isn’t far behind, the time has come for us to finally see what the fuss is all about. most visited tourist attractions in the world Continue reading Trip Planning: $140.18 + 65,000 Points= Trip for 3 To Orlando
Virgin America recently launched a seasonal route to Fort Lauderdale- Hollywood Airport (FLL) from New York’s JFK Airport and they want to celebrate by giving away a trip to Florida.
It seems like Virgin America has been in a giving mood recently. They gave me
and are currently giving 500 Elevate Points as a Birthday Gift ! 500 Elevate Points As A Holiday Bonus
While Florida isnt’t typically a place we look to visit (although we might possibly be going next month), I haven’t had a chance to fly with Virgin America so I’d love to win this prize and give them a try!
Continue reading Win A Trip To Florida From Virgin America
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I’ve written about small airplanes making emergency landings a few times in 2014. During these landings, luckily nobody was seriously injured and they made for great stories.
I just came across a story from Sarasota County, Florida about a plane that was making an emergency landing on a beach. This time, unlike the other times, the landing had a sad and tragic ending.
Continue reading Plane Makes Tragic Emergency Landing On Beach