Monthly Archives: July 2011

Off the Beaten Path – Solomon’s Castle

Solomon’s Castle, the whimsical home of artist and sculptor Howard Solomon, will be one of the most unusual places you have ever visited. Located in Ona – a little over an hour’s ride from Davenport – the grounds include a … Continue reading

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A Shopping Guide for Orlando & Central Florida

Shopping opportunities in the Orlando area are almost unlimited. The Orlando Sentinel recently offered a guide with lots of information at:,0,1997955,full.story

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Conserving Florida’s Natural Beauty

The Disney Wilderness Preserve is 12,000 acres on the shores of Lake Russell with a variety of trails free to the public. Hundreds of wildlife species make their home in this little-known getaway that is run by The Nature Conservancy, … Continue reading

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Sunshine State charms: 21 things to do on your Florida vacation

Here is a great link to several things to do in the greater Orlando area and other day (or even overnight) trips that explore all that Florida has to offer. There are wineries, museums, amusement parks, historic sites and national … Continue reading

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Cheap Disney Tickets

We often get asked about discounted Disney tickets by our guests. Buying single tickets can be very expensive so it makes sense to plan ahead and buy a bundle of tickets. The savings can add up – although you may … Continue reading

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Dinner Shows in the Orlando Area

The two most popular dinner shows in the area are the Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament and Arabian Nights Medieval Times located at 4510 W. Vine Street in Kissimmee has tickets as low as $35. The show features knights competing … Continue reading

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