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Travel Blogs from Winter Haven
... were checked for security and we scurried in to find Suja who had been saving a spot of us on the curb so that we would all be able to get a bird's eye view. It was a spectacular of Disney proportions. There were cameos of disney characters in situ superimposed on the castle and Mickey himself and his entourage performing on a raised stage. All was so impressive and the lighting just captivating. Then ...
... turns out the Orlando airport labels two sides of the same terminal as two different terminals, instead of using a directional designation.
We finally found the right place (yes, you were right Allison! ), got on the bus and started to Walt Disney World.
We're staying at Coronado Springs because we haven't stayed there before. It is themed like Mexico and the ...
... marks from reentry on the bottom. all sorts of bits were on display around including the inevitable astronaut toilet. there was even an area where kids could climb through perspex tubes and pretend to be astronauts. There were interactive game pods where you could solve problems etc. Got a photo of me in there piloting a shuttle! we had time for more gift shopping at the souvenir shop before heading off to the bus in plenty of time. It was a fascinating day ...
... which looks similar to a church organ but the clarrioneur (the person that plays it) uses the sides of his fist to push down the wooden pegs which, in turn, rings certain bells and make beautiful music. Concerts are given all day long and can be heard throughout the park.
Would we ever have learned that from a book? Probably not. Experiential learning at its best. ...
... to a close with only 2 days left ...... We best enjoy the warmth before we embark on the next leg of our trip New York and Chicago .... They are offering us temps well below what we are used to.... Ummm you all know how I feel the cold, I did look into cancelling this next leg but I really want to go to New York so we will soldier ...
Other places to stay in Winter Haven
1150 3rd Street Southwest, Winter Haven | 3 star hotelfrom $46
5651 Cypress Gardens Blvd, Winter Haven | 2 star hotelfrom $71
1300 Third Street SW, Winter Haven | 2 star hotelfrom $54
200 Cypress Gardens Boulevard, Winter Haven | Hotelfrom $142
2520 US Highway 92W, Winter Haven | Hotelfrom $54
2275 Hwy 17 N/8th St NW, Winter Haven | 1 star hotelfrom $60
202 Cypress Gardens Boulevard, Winter Haven | 2 star hotelfrom $155
401 6th Street NW Highway 17 , Winter Haven | Hotelfrom $63