Orlando Attraction Tips

Sea Lions

Live in the Orlando area or traveling there sometime soon? We have some great tips to save you money and add to your overall experience. As you likely know, there are plenty of Orlando attractions for the entire family, so deciding which to visit during your stay can be daunting. We’re here to help with tips for enjoying your favorite attractions and suggestions for excursions that are a little off the beaten path. If you’re planning to visit SeaWorld, we have some tips for maximizing your experience. If you're interested in a photo op with Shamu and friends, plan to be at the front of the park between 9 am or noon. Also, if you want a front row seat on Journey to Atlantis, we recommend waiting until the end of the day since you will get pretty wet. With so many famous … [Read more...]

SeaWorld Orlando Tourism


If you are planning to visit a theme park in Orlando that is home to one of the world’s largest mammals instead of just an over-sized rodent, then chances are you are planning on heading to SeaWorld Orlando. With rides and attractions, live performances and animal exhibits galore, that certainly sounds like a wise decision. Beginning last month, SeaWorld Orlando started throwing itself a 50th anniversary party that will go on for 18 months – quite a celebration! As part of the spectacular 50th anniversary celebration, SeaWorld Orlando has added new wrinkles like an innovative Shamu Show, a mobile bubble lab vehicle, fresh-faced animal ambassadors and seasonal firework finales that will take place when possible. Even in the hot summer months, the Wild Arctic Ride offers … [Read more...]

Kennedy Space Center Discount Tickets


One of the highlights of any trip to Orlando is a visit to the Kennedy Space Center. At the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, guests have the opportunity to stand under the massive rockets that first put NASA astronauts into space and have a shuttle launch experience of their own. Lucky visitors who time things right even have the chance to meet an astronaut. Save on admission to the Kennedy Space Center and other Florida attractions and tours with a Go Orlando Card discount attractions pass. Save money and skip lines! For those who want go on a tour while at the Kennedy Space Center, bus tours are included with admission and they depart every 15 minutes. Since the tour is self-guided, guests can get on and off the bus as much as they like and spend an unlimited amount of time at … [Read more...]

SeaWorld Orlando Antarctica – NEW!


As summer sets in and the weather starts heating up, visitors to SeaWorld Orlando will have a chance to cool down and visit one of the chilliest places on Earth by exploring the NEW Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin. The brand-new attraction, which opens on May 24, has already been named as one of “The 8 Most Exciting Amusement Park Additions of 2013” by Frommer’s travel guides. Upon stepping inside the new part of the park, visitors will immediately be whisked away to Antarctica, the coldest, windiest and driest continent on earth. This unique attraction allows amusement park enthusiasts to temporarily visit a part of the Earth that few people have ventured to…and even fewer have returned from.Empire of the Penguin offers guests a chance to interact with the wild by offering … [Read more...]

Gatorland Discount Tickets


Where can you find reptiles, zip lines, food, and fun? Gatorland! Follow the call of the wild to this 110-acre theme park and wildlife preserve. Notorious for its teeming population of gators, so get to know the species in your Florida visit! With plenty of shows to choose from, you can experience the unforgettable thrills and chills of gators in action. Gatorland opened its doors in 1949, becoming the first major attraction in Central Florida. In its 60+ years of operation, Gatorland has maintained its flare for reptiles and family fun while adding new attractions and exhibits.   The Gator Jumparoo Show – Cheer on you favorite as dozens of lighting fast alligators compete for lunch – leaping to their meals hung high above the water. You’ll want to snap some photos are … [Read more...]

Gatorland Adds Giant White Alligators for a Limited Time Engagement

Orlando's popular Gatorland has always drawn visitors to its 110 acre site with the promise of up close encounters with its primary inhabitants. Now there are four more reasons to spend some time at the "Alligator Capital of the World" -- four of the world's largest white leucistic alligators. These striking blue-eyed creatures are each over 10 feet in length and weigh over 800 pounds. They are on display in a special exhibit space that allows visitors to (safely) get within a few feet for an unbelievable view of these extremely rare animals. Originally discovered in a Louisiana swamp, the white alligators were collected as babies before the liability of their lack of pigment caught up with them. In addition to its newest residents, Gatorland has thousands of alligators and … [Read more...]