TownePlace Suites Orlando East / UCF Area
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An evening trip to Epcot, first for a meal in the Revolting (sorry I mean revolving) restaurant, Garden Grill. Yummy and met all the characters. Unfortunately, Gary messed up with the new camera and didn't take the pictures, just focussed in, and so Adam declared him 'worse than Nana with technology!'.
Test track again, always a favourite and now has extra bits when you can design your own car. Gary's is always orange!
... certain times and on certain days – how someone can police and regulate that in a city of nearly 7 million is utterly bonkers! Stayed at his place, before he dropped me off at the airport to complete the final parts of my journey – firstly to Fort Lauderdale where the customs guy was a lot nicer than the last time I was there and even dropped a beard compliment – then a connecting flight to Orlando, where I felt like I was in the movie Airplane, with hostesses ...
... a thought much more in line with the rest of the families thoughts). So it was with this imagine in my head that we stepped from the car, me in my size 16 shorts showing off my almost tanned (if a little stubbly) legs, kids all fighting with each other while the bloke in the grumpy T shirt parked locked the mini van. Still, despite my own family bearing scant resemblance to my rose tinted version I was still harping on about how lovely this place was and how ...
... After lunch Gary and I went for a ride on the Carousel while the kids did Space Mountain. We tried our Pirates ride again, which was still closed with no set time for reopening. So we did the Jungle Cruise which was pretty lame. It was a boat ride around a river with mechanical animals in the water and a tour guide making really bad puns. We also checked out the Monsters Inc Laugh Floor show which was amusing.
By this time it was about 3.30pm and ...
... of what they did in putting a man on the moon. It was almost emotional, for me anyway, just so amazing to see earth like a moon, from the moon, in photos taken by these men who challenged this great frontier and won! Actually more impressive than a hydro dam! Now that shows just how amazing this engineering feat is!
We also got to see a 3D Imax movie of 45 min duration, of the International Space Station orbiting up there right now, with a ...