We set ourselves a challenge while we were in Orlando, Florida. Visiting four Disney parks in one day. Not only that, we wanted to ride all of the biggest and best rides. Do you think it's possible?If you're wondering if the queues will make visiting 4 parks in one day impossible, don't. See my post on beating the queues at Disney.Here's how we got on. Park 1. Disney's … [Read more...]
Theme parks zoos and attractions.
The best zoos and theme parks around the world. Reviews and recommendations from the many world attractions we've been able to visit, as a family with kids.
Orlando is absolutely stuffed with theme parks and attractions, most people come for the big established players, Disney, Universal and Seaworld, but there are a lot of other theme parks in the Orlando area. Legoland Florida is a relatively new big name round here. We went to check it out for the first time yesterday and had a great family day out. But with only so much time … [Read more...]
After three amazing visits to Orlando Florida and one to Anaheim, we think we've learned a thing or two about beating the queues at Disney.When we read a post from our friend and fellow Aussie traveller Sharon about suffering in the Disney queues we felt her pain but we were a bit surprised because it's never happened to us. Our Disney days have always been … [Read more...]
There are two sides to Niagara Falls. No, not the US side and the Canada side. I mean the "Gosh isn't nature amazing!" side and the crazy fun side. We enjoyed both, although the crazy fun side of Niagara falls came as a complete surprise to us, we weren't expecting that at all. We could have handled it in one of two ways, stuck our noses in the air and … [Read more...]
This morning the boys and I went to Ripley's Believe It Or Not New York, just off Times Square in New York City. I'd never been to anywhere like it before and I really didn't know too much about it. We loved it!I thought it would be about Guiness World Record breakers mostly. It sort of was, but much more besides, I had my eyes opened just a fraction more, yet again. You … [Read more...]
It's not cheap and it was a 4 hour drive through terrible traffic on a cold, wet January day, but was it worth making the trip to the Warner Bros. Harry Potter Studio Tour just north of London? Find out below.What is the Harry Potter studio tour like and what other Harry Potter Tours does the UK offer? Is it worth going to the studios, what's there, and how to book yourself a … [Read more...]