Courtyard Orlando Altamonte Springs / Maitland
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... rides, both
impressive ones and out of date ones, fire works, had a pretty full on thunder storm around
1.00 pm that knocked the crowd out and soaked our Rv where we left the roof
vents open. Bedding soaked – nice.
Leila and Hils loved the splash mountain ride, a mix of
robotic dancing rabbits, log flume and water slide. Phoenix was frothing after
a buzz light year ride where you shoot stuff with a laser gun whilst zooming ...
... to do. It was very similar to the Paris version of the park as we expected, but still very enjoyable. Later on in the afternoon there was a very sudden downpour, leaving everyone running for cover! A very good opportunity to have a look around the shops I thought! We finished off the day on the backstage studio tour, seeing how they do all the special effects in the movies! Kind of spoils the magic a ...
... Sean says it was good but also a little scary. He did NOT like the way the bugs flew in your face with the 3D glasses on. Lucky he wasn't sitting on the benches when the bugs 'went home' you could feel these little bumps moving the seats, he would have lost it. Then we had to do Dinorama once more, with Ginger too this time....he really likes that ride. Met up with the family for dinner ...
... into downtown Orlando on time at 4.05pm. I grabbed my gear, jumped on a link bus, and got off at the stop opposite my hotel. By this time it was fair hosing down, so the walk across the road to the lobby of my hotel resulted in me getting drenched. It seemed relatively entertaining for the bird behind the reception desk who was checking me in. Yeah, checking me in, not checking me out although who could blame her :) She found the fact I looked like a drowned rat ...
... we did a little more wondering around before deciding to share a cab and head back early to our hotel... we just couldn't be stuffed walking around in wet clothes for another hour... we went to the local steak house for dinner... it was great to finally get some decent food into me after a hot shower and a long previous 2 days.... i called it a night after dinner..... yes it was early but i needed it.... good thing cause our next stop is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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