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22 Fun Things to do this Memorial Day Weekend in Orlando

What is there to do in Orlando this Memorial Day? Memorial Day weekend is almost here!  Are you ready?  Do you have need some curated, uber-cool ideas about how to spend the Memorial Day holiday?  Here are 22 cool ideas…

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9 Amazing Memorial Weekend Getaways

Hooray for Memorial Day!  The unofficial official start of summer, parties and pools and BBQ and family and fun.  And sometimes…crowds in the MCO. If you’re feeling the need for a little escape this Memorial Holiday, maybe a quick day…

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23 Natural Springs Near Orlando to Visit this Memorial Weekend!

Want something fun to do on Memorial Day? Florida is well-known for its theme parks, abundant sunshine, and sparkling coastlines. But Florida’s springs are an often overlooked natural wonder, even for reflective holidays like Memorial Day weekend. Refreshingly cool crystal…

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Orlando Resort Pools Locals Can Actually Use with Spa + Day Passes

The summer heat awaits just around the corner. While you may have access to a refreshing pool, sometimes it’s more fun to grab your honey and relax in the lap of luxury without spending a fortune. Believe it or not,…

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Your Guide to a Perfect Afternoon on Park Avenue in Winter Park

A local hub for dining, shopping, and exploring, Park Avenue in Winter Park is no secret to Orlando locals. Offering up everything from popcorn drizzled with chocolate to pontoon boat tours, the area is popular for good reason. While small…

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Dog Friendly Restaurants in Orlando That Will Bow WOW Your Date

Headed out for date night but looking to bring your pooch along? There are lots of dog friendly restaurants in Orlando for those couples who’ll gladly opt for a furry third wheel. Let’s break down Orlando, district by district, with…

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Must-Do Summer Day Trips from Orlando

This Sunshine State is a tourist hotspot in the summertime for good reason. There are so many places to visit and take advantage of your days in the sun. Explore our list of day trips from Orlando for the perfect…

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Parents Night Out: How to do Date Night in Orlando with Kids

It is so important for parents to have time together. Let’s face it, though, the cost of a babysitter can cost more than the date itself. Asking family or friends to watch over your little ones isn’t always an option….

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Seek Adventure with a Florida State Parks Annual Pass

A few years ago the Real Florida Passport program was launched, enabling visitors to accrue stamps at each of the 175 Florida State Parks. While that program has ended, you can still embark on adventures across the entire state of…

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Best Orlando Spas for Couples

A day at the spa is the ultimate romantic outing when you just need an escape. Whether closing your eyes during a massage or staring deeply into the soul of your mate, you both will be able to relax and…

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15 Indoor Date Ideas for a Rainy Day in Orlando

When it comes to how to spend a sunny day, there’s no shortage of options around Orlando. But what are the things to do on a rainy day in Orlando? Sure, you could order pizza and binge-watch the latest craze…

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Have the Best Day at Universal’s Volcano Bay – Tips for Couples

No matter the time of year, you can experience paradise at Universal’s Volcano Bay. Of all the water parks in Orlando, Volcano Bay is a great choice for grown ups and couples. But, the best day at Universal’s Volcano Bay…

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Orlando Annual Passes with Perks Besides Universal and Disney

Central Florida is home to so many activities for locals. How lucky are we to have endless ways to connect with our loved ones right in our backyard?! You may be familiar with the major theme parks and the annual…

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5 Central Florida Kayaking Experiences Every Orlandoan Needs to Have

Some days you just need to get away from it all and experience nature. While there are plenty of ways to get active and enjoy Mother Nature, kayaking in Orlando is ideal for discovering Central Florida’s diverse lakes, rivers, bays,…

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7 Places to go Ziplining in Orlando and Beyond

Elevate your date and let your inner adrenaline junkie out. There’s no need to get your passport ready to hop on a flight to Costa Rica. Places like Tree Trek Orlando and many others offer ziplining in Orlando. And if…

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35 Outdoor Activities to Enjoy Together Before Summer

Your romance is hot enough as it is! Before the oppressive heat of summer in Central Florida rolls in, head out to explore some of the best outdoor places and activities that Orlando has to offer. Original published 2019, Most…

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12 Romantic Destinations for a Day Trip from Orlando

Every day is a chance to celebrate the special bond shared with your beloved, which makes now the perfect time to plan a romantic excursion for your sweetie. Fill up the car, toss your phones and tablets aside, and spend the…

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Orlando’s Most Romantic Experiences

From leisurely boat tours to beautiful gardens and intimate dining, the City Beautiful is full of romantic escapades for couples. Need a little help planning an enchanting date? Here’s our guide to the most romantic experiences in Orlando.

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Best Things to do for Valentine’s Day in Orlando 2022

OUR ANNUAL GUIDE TO THE BEST THINGS TO DO FOR VALENTINE’S DAY IN ORLANDO! It’s almost time to celebrate the most romantic holiday of the year! Have you started planning yet? If not, look no further than our official guide…

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Best New Orlando Restaurants + Experiences for Couples in 2022

The past couple of years have disrupted Orlando’s tourism and hospitality landscape in a big way, forcing us to change the way we experience the world with our loved ones. While 2020 and 2021 were hard on everyone, they also…

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Our Guide to the Best Places to Listen to Live Music at Disney

Music and the magic of Disney go hand in hand. Disney’s theme parks have offered live music since the opening day of Disneyland in California in 1955. Here in Orlando, there are many venues inside the theme parks and outside…

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How to Create Your Own Couple’s Wellness Retreat Day

With the new year upon us, now is a good time to recommit yourself to wellness. As a couple, it is a good time to make your own personal health, and the health of your relationship, a priority. Sure, there…

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Italian Restaurants + Experiences for an Italy-Inspired Night Out

For a glorious 23 days in October of 2019, my life was getting lost in cobblestone alleyways, hiking far above the Ligurian Sea, indulging in a diet comprised entirely of pizza/pasta/gelato, trying my best to speak the Italian language, taking…

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Forget Dinner + Drinks, Try These Alcohol-Free Date Ideas Instead

Dinner and drinks, like dinner and a movie, is a classic date night combination. But after an indulgent holiday season, this basic go-to begs to be replaced. Plus, more and more people are making the choice to quit drinking as…

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A Thursday Night in Thornton Park Date Night Itinerary

Why wait until the weekend for date night? Planning a date night during the workweek gives you something special to look forward to (besides Friday), and Orlando’s lively Thornton Park District is a great destination for weeknight fun. This Main…

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New Private Stargazing Experience at Orlando Science Center

After nearly two years of closure, the Orlando Science Center observatory is open once more. For the first time, you can now view the stars during a captivating new private observatory and planetarium experience. This date-worthy experience includes guided viewing…

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20+ Places to Play Bar Trivia in Orlando

Visiting a local bar or restaurant for a trivia night is a fun opportunity to get competitive and test your sometimes-too-niche knowledge. We’ve put together this list of trivia companies that host events all around Central Florida, so bring your…

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Where to Watch a Rocket Launch Like a Space Coast Local

If you’ve ever watched a rocket launch online or on TV and thought it was cool, you are in for a delightful surprise when you witness it in real life. The roar of the engines is so deep you don’t…

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Enchanting Holiday Dates in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando is magical at any time of year. But it is especially enchanting during the holiday season. Dressed in twinkling lights and festive themed garland, the Wizarding World is a dream date…

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20+ Relaxing Things to Do for Thanksgiving Weekend

Forget going on a shopping frenzy. Thanksgiving weekend is the perfect time to slow down, unwind, and cherish time with your loved ones. While Thursday is all about connection and bonding over great food, the long weekend is another opportunity to…

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Our Favorite Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Patches and Foodie Events

Temperatures may still hover close to 80 even in our coolest months, but any remotely “crisp” day by Florida standards warrants a visit to the closest fall festival, pumpkin patch or craft brewery. Fall festivities understandably look a bit different…

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