Westgate Leisure Resorts Orlando
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Heya everybody Dustin here. We began by packing up the car. I kept the keys in my pocket. We then headed for Orlando. The weather this morning did not lend to a scenic route so we continued to traverse the I-.10.
Elaine is amazing and I am glad to be able to have this journey with her. WE then stopped for french frys because Elaine was …
Lauren here. We decided to get up early this morning to make the most of the Miami sunshine before the daily downpour at around 3pm. The first sight of the day was the apartment block where Jim Carey lived in Ace Ventura - Pet Detective! Next up was South Beach and a paddle in the sea. It was far too hot though and having opted not to wear our swimming gear Michael and I went for a stroll along Ocean Drive, admiring the myriad art ...
... world of Jack Sparrow with an impressive array of some of the creepiest animatronic figures in existence.
After getting our fast passes for the ‘Thunder Mountain’ ride, we walked through Liberty Square and had time to go into the ‘Haunted Mansion’. This was an impressive Tim Burton-esque ride and by the time it finished we were ready to get on the ‘Thunder Mountain’ rollercoaster. Amanda isn’t too comfortable ...
... taken over by velociraptors and even a tyrannosaurus rex. We then got some oversized, overpriced cinnamon soaked churros as we made our way round to the 'Toon Lagoon' which kept our eyes busy until we arrived at the 'Marvel Superhero Island'. I got a quick photo with Cyclops and then we got in line for the Spider-man ride. It was a thrilling 4-D ride through the cartoon world of Spider-man; a lot of fun. We had a look at all the Iron ...
... Very exhilarating. We then walk around Hogsmeade visiting places such as Honeydukes, Zonko's and The Three Broomsticks as well as seeing The Hogwarts Express.
Having seen all we want in Islands of Adventure we head over to Universal Studios (which is right next door). We stop at Mel's 50's Diner for some lunch and then do the Simpsons and Despicable Me rides which are great fun.
We then return to the villa for a few hours before heading out ...
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