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Disney Villas Florida

disney holiday villasAre you looking for a Disney Villa in Florida?

There are a multitude of disney holiday villas available throughout florida and no doubt most of them are adequate for the needs of the holiday maker. However, what makes a disney holiday villa is not just the villa itself but the menagement company who looks after the Florida Holiday Villa.

Imagine that you have gone online and found a lovely looking Florida holiday villa near to disney. It may seem like the perfect place for your family vacation, yet when you get there, its not all it was supposed to be. Perhaps it may not have been cleaned very well, or it may be the bedding is not in great condition. This means the management company has not really done their job at all, after all you as an owner are nver really there to watch over the company, or you as a holiday maker may not have much comeback to a company who does not really care.

Our Disney Villas are Guranteed

At V4DO we are so dedicated to our job for both our clients and holiday guests that we stand by or Guarantee that unless you are completely satisfied with our managing of your disney villa and the new business we can bring you, we will refund you 30% of your management fees after internal investigation. Where else can you find a guarantee like that in the holida villas industry.

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Walt Disney World Theme Parks in January, February, and March 2013

What goes on?

Hey there! Are you going to Walt Disney World in January, February, or March 2013? It is coming up quickly – are you excited? I want to pass on a little information about crowd levels, special events, ride closures and attraction refurbishments at the Walt Disney World Resort and Theme Parks in Orlando, Florida.

Click Here for Disney World Crowd Information & Ride Closures for Other Months

All photos are my own. (c)Stephen Johnson.

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Disney Dining Plan – Best Counter-Service Meals / Quick Service Meals at Disney World

Its expensive in Disney but there are some bargains to be found and some woderful places to dine.

If you’re on a budget or on the Disney Quick-Service dining plan, you don’t have to spend your whole vacation eating chicken nuggets, burgers, hot dogs or other typical fast food fare. There are some much better options available, if you know where to look – and we’re here to help you with that. Disney has moved away from trans fats and there are side dish options like apple wedges, carrot sticks, and grapes – giving you some healthier options. Kids can usually get milk, water, or juice instead of sodas too.

Click Here for Disney World Crowd Information & Ride Closures During Your Vacation Travel Dates

All photos are my own. (c)Stephen Johnson.

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10 Great Central Florida Day Trips

Where do you want to go on your day out.

When most people think of Central Florida Day Trips, they tend to think Disney World and other theme parks. The theme parks in Central Florida are great places to to go and enjoy the but here you can see there is so much more to discover in Central Florida.

I picked these Central Florida day trips due to their educational value and cost. In our family we call them learning adventures.

My granddaughter came up with this term as all of our little day trips have turned into adventures for her and she says she always learns something. Kids actually love to learn especially if it is something they are interested in. As a parent or grandparent this is a great opportunity to reinforce that love of learning.

Whether you live or are planning to visit Central Florida, looking for a learning adventure or just a relaxing day, you will be delighted by any of these great Central Florida day trip ideas. Enjoy!

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Disney World Secrets – What You Really Need To Know

What does disney hold as a secret?

Would you like  to learn the ultimate Disney World secrets to make sure you have  a very special Disney family vacation?

Walt Disney World is known as The Happiest Place on Earth for a reason – it is the best place for a truly magical vacation. But when are the best times to visit, the best places to buy Disney World Tickets

There is so much information out there about Disney World and it can be confusing and overwhelming  – unless you have an experienced guide to help you on your way to learning the secrets of Walt Disney World

Let me share some of the ultimate Disney World Secrets with time and money saving  ideas to make sure that you are not just one of the crowd on your ultimate Walt Disney World vacation.

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100 Things to do when in Disney

Great Days Out – Orlando Florida
1 – Slide into oceans of Adventure SeaWorld Orlando
2 – Learn to surf at Ron Jon’s Indoor Surf Park
3 – Take a boat trip on Lake Eola
4 – View the beautiful flowers at Harry P. Leu Gardens
5 – Cast a line for bass fishing with a guide
6 – See the marvellous artwork at The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
7 – Stay at the stunning Celebration Hotel
8 – See penguins at SeaWorld Orlando
10 – Canoe with manatees at Blue Springs State Park
11 – Try the Go-Karts at Fun Spot Action Park
12 – Explore the Florida Everglades on an Orlando airboat adventure
14 – Drive a NASCAR stock car at Richard Petty Driving Experience
15 – See the beautiful countries of the world at Epcot
16 – Take a cruise from Port Canaveral
17 – Eat at the largest Hard Rock Cafe
18 – View the stars from the largest refractor telescope in Florida at the Orlando Science Center
19 – Try amazing Hawaiian fusion at Roy’s Restaurant
20 – Float over Central Florida in a hot air balloon
21 – Shop at The Mall at Millenia, Orlando’s most exclusive mall.
22 – Ride the Hulk at Universal’s Islands of Adventure
23 – Swim with the dolphins at Discovery Cove
24 – Play golf on the same courses as PGA stars
25 – Design and ride your own roller coaster at WonderWorks and DisneyQuest
26 – Go shopping at The Florida Mall
27 – Listen to some amazing new bands at the Florida Music Festival
28 – See some crazy things at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Orlando Odditorium
29 – Play glow-in-the-dark mini golf at Putting Edge in the Festival Bay Mall
30 – Learn some cool watersports at the Orlando Watersports Complex or Buena Vista Watersports
31 – Go shopping for antiques on Orange Avenue and in Mount Dora
32 – Try the best water rides at Wet ‘n Wild Orlando or Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
33 – See Florida’s true residents at Gatorland
34 – See the beauties and wonders of the biblical world come to life at WordSpring Discovery Center and The Holy Land Experience
35 – Find great values at flea markets
36 – Gamble legally in international waters on Sterling Casino and SunCruz Casino cruise lines at Port Canaveral
37 – Relax and listen to muusic at Bob Marley’s open-air house at Universal’s City Walk
38 – View the beauty of dance at an Orlando Ballet production
39 – Get the spooks at Terror in Orlando
40 – Take a class in art at Creald’ School of Art or Maitland Art Center
41 – Sample some of the wines sold by the ounce at the high-tech Enomatic dispensing machines at The Wine Room in Winter Park
42 – See the history of the Seminole Indian War at Fort Christmas
43 – Play in the snow capped town of Celebration at Christmas
44 – Be rescued by Arnold Schwarzenegger at Terminator 2: 3D
45 – Have an amazing stay at Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
46 – Watch golf greats at a PGA TOUR or LPGA Tour event
47 – Walk down the boardwalk at Disney’s BoardWalk
48 – Eat a fresh Florida orange
49 – Battle comic villains with Spider-Man at Universal’s Orlando Resort
50 – Drink a Martini at Blue Martini
51 – Try some really cool inventions Disney’s Once Upon a Toy
52 – Take a trip on Expedition Everest at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park
53 – See the beauty of the circus at Cirque du Soleil
54 – Eat with the characters at your favorite theme park
55 – Swim in 72 F water at Wekiwa Springs
56 – Eat fries at the McDonalds with the world’s largest PlayPlace
57 – Catch Atlanta Braves’ spring baseball camp at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex
58 – Eat gelato at the Portofino Bay Hotel
59 -Shake hands with the fabulous Mickey Mouse
60- Learn to Salsa and Merengue at The Latin Quarter
61 – Learn to blow glass at CityArts Factory in Downtown Orlando
62 – Tour International Drive on an I-Ride Trolley
63 – Be in the movies at Universal Studios
64 – Go through astronaut training at the Astronaut Hall of Fame
65 – Trade pins at Epcot
66 – Select a Cigar from the 1.5 million cigars at Corona Cigar Company
67 – Watch Magic Kingdom fireworks
68 – See History at Titanic ~ The Exhibition
69 – Learn to hula dance
70 – Shoot a basketball at NBA City
71 – Visit Green Meadows Petting Farm
72 – See the obscure WonderWorks
73 – Battle the mighty Jaws
74 – Ride the glass-bottom boats at Silver Springs
75 – Build a car at LEGO Imagination Center
76 – See the Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
77 – Visit Bongos Cuban Cafe
78 – Stand on the highest point in Florida
79 – Visit the thrilling Tower of Terror at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
80 – Putt-Putt through old planes and pirates
81 – Be a dolphin life trainer for a day at SeaWorld Orlando
82 – Eat space food at Kennedy Space Center
83 – Eat Gator Gatorland
84 – Buy fresh food at a local farmer’s market
85 – Ride to the beach on a Harley-Davidson
86 – Watch the Black Stallion at Arabian Nights
87 – See Orlando from a helicopter
88 – Become part of the mystery at Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows
89 – Rock out to a concert by The Blues Brothers at Universal Studios Florida
90 – Go to Mars on Mission: SPACE at Disney’s Epcot
91 – Be part of the pit crew at Daytona USA
92 – Drink a pint and eat fish and chips at Cricketers Arms Pub and Eatery or Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant
93 – Become a Killer whale splash victim
94 – Watch Big bands at the house of Blues or Hard Rock Live
95 – Ride the craziest rides at Busch Gardens Africa in Tampa Bay
96 – Dine with an astronaut at Kennedy Space Cente
97 – Soak up some sun on a white sand beach
98 – Learn how to draw a cartoon at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
99 – Keep the beat with the Blue Man Group at Universal Orlando Resort
100- Go on a Safari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
101 – Cheer a knight at Medieval Times
102 – Be on the cover of your favorite magazine
103 – See the night sky during a Pedicab ride on International Drive
104 – Bet at a Jai-Alai game
105 – Learn more about the history of Orlando at the Orange County Regional History Center
106 – Try the Rock ‘n Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
107 – Enjoy a luxurious spa treatment at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Grande Lakes
108 – Cruise down the St. Johns River on the Rivership Romance
109 – Sing along with the crowd at Howl at the Moon Orlando
110 – Dine at Cafe Tu Tu Tango
111 – Share the ‘kitchen sink’ at Disney’s Beaches & Cream Soda Shop
112 – Kill aliens at MEN IN BLACK Alien Attack at Universal Studios
113 – Dine in private at McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurant
114 – Eat breakfast with Cartoon characters at Nickelodeon Family Suites
115 – Walk along the banks of Lake Eola
116 – Hang glide above California at Epcot’s Soarin’
117 – Make memories that will last forever…