The Long Haul: Taming Orlando's Theme Parks

Posted Mar 14th 2013 11:27 AMUpdated Apr 10th 2013 04:20 PM


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If Anaheim, California's Disneyland is the happiest place on Earth, then Orlando, Florida must be the happiest place in the universe. With more than 100 attractions in total (including not one, but six Disney parks), Orlando provides plenty of opportunities for non-stop family fun. Planning the perfect trip to Orlando can be an overwhelming first time visitor, so follow this guide to sort out the best theme parks and the must-do rides to make the most of a memorable family vacation.


Since it opened in 1971, Walt Disney World has changed the entire landscape of amusement parks. Instead of taking a trip for a single destination, visitors can choose from Disney World's four theme parks and two water parks, along with a handful of owned and operated resort hotels.

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