Travel Blogs from Mount Dora
The first four days in Florida were really relaxing. Well not that relaxing but relaxing. During the first few days, we saw our grandma and grandpa’s new lot. A lot is a piece of land that is undeveloped and is just grass and trees. But because our grandma and grandpa have already bought it, they have planted fruit trees. The lot already had orange trees there, so we picked about ten and ...
... talented, and a pleasure to listen to. Great night. Arrived back at our home after midnight, and managed to fall into bed at 2 am. Was just such a big buzz to catch up with friends from the Redlands in Australia. Pat and Fiona's daughter Gracie will be dancing on the stage at Disneytown tomorrow. Unfortunately we won't get to see that as we are heading off again, heading south, keeping up with the warm weather.
Have thoroughly enjoyed our time in Orlando, ...
... for me I had just got to the end of my book as it did! We headed undercover and hoped we would see it out, but after half an hour it didn't look like easing up, so we made a mad dash home with our towels over our heads.
Day 13- Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios
We headed out on what we thought would be our last trip into Disney. On arrival we took the skytrain over to Epcot as there were a few rides that we hadn't been able to do. We ...
... alligators swam away!
We went zooming all the way to another lake, and I was amazed at how many different birds we saw. They were: the Bald Eagle, Blue Herron, Sandhill Crane, Common Morrhen, Barred Owl and Wood Duck.
Grandpa also mentioned to me some other birds that we have seen on land throughout the trip like: the Wood Stork, Black Vulture, White Ibis, Anhinga and Green Herron. The Green Herron flew across the water ...
... although I had so many iced teas she brought me a map of the park with all the rest rooms circled on it). Jenn brought Brittany, Pam and Steve Forrester cupcakes to celebrate their birthdays (they all turned 19 according to Jenn). This is a super fun venue and we all had a lot of laughs!
After dinner we decided to try out the standby line for Toy Story Midway Mania which was listed as 95 minutes! However upon looking at ...
Other places to stay in Mount Dora
16630 US 441 W., Mount Dora | 2 star hotelfrom $80
19700 Highway 441, Mount Dora | 2 star hotelfrom $108
100 N. Alexander St., Mount Dora | 3 star hotelfrom $100
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- Once Is Enough
- Somewhere in time
18730 US Hwy 441, Mount Dora | Hotelfrom $54