Visiting Florida

There is a Florida for everyone, which explains why luminaries from Mickey Mouse to Ernest Hemingway have called it home. The activities—Orlando theme parks, Cape Canaveral shuttle launches, Miami night clubs, St. Augustine historic sites—are dwarfed only by uninterrupted Atlantic and Gulf beaches. Don’t miss the world-famous Disney World, or the thrill-rides in residence at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure, before swimming with dolphins at Orlando’s Discovery Cove. The idyllic Florida Keys are the perfect antidote to tourist-heavy Orlando, with outfits like Pleasure Diver and Quiescence Dive Center taking visitors to the best the gulf has to offer.

So whether you’re a first-timer or a frequent visitor, a business traveler or a budget explorer, IgoUgo has all the travel-planning tools and resources you need to create a memorable vacation. Read traveler reviews of the top hotels, ... Read More
There is a Florida for everyone, which explains why luminaries from Mickey Mouse to Ernest Hemingway have called it home. The activities—Orlando theme parks, Cape Canaveral shuttle launches, Miami night clubs, St. Augustine historic sites—are dwarfed only by uninterrupted Atlantic and Gulf beaches. Don’t miss the world-famous Disney World, or the thrill-rides in residence at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure, before swimming with dolphins at Orlando’s Discovery Cove. The idyllic Florida Keys are the perfect antidote to tourist-heavy Orlando, with outfits like Pleasure Diver and Quiescence Dive Center taking visitors to the best the gulf has to offer.

So whether you’re a first-timer or a frequent visitor, a business traveler or a budget explorer, IgoUgo has all the travel-planning tools and resources you need to create a memorable vacation. Read traveler reviews of the top hotels, restaurants, and things to do, browse amazing photos; ask for advice in our friendly travel forums; and find cheap flights and hotels. Then, after your trip is over, share your travel reviews, tips, and photos with friends and fellow travelers right here on IgoUgo.    Close

Stories and Tips Florida

Filled with magic

Written by linzeeloulabelle on 17 Nov, 2013

My husband and I spent our honeymoon (and got married) in Orlando, Florida in September/ October this year. However, we weren’t planning on this being a wedding and honeymoon at the time we booked it. The holiday was supposed to be a celebration for his…Read More


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We Came, We Saw, WE KICKED BUTT, Part 2!

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 19 Apr, 2013

Now with my trip to Nationals booked, it was a good night's rest before our next morning's Medical Assisting Competition. Pam, Danielle, and I planned to dress in identical Grey's Anatomy scrubs in the color Cabernet for States, but Pam got a pair of…Read More


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We Came, We Saw, WE KICKED BUTT!

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 19 Apr, 2013

The purpose for our trip to Orlando was because as the only Medical Assisting students in our class, Danielle, Pam, and I automatically qualified for the State HOSA Spring Conference. Danielle finished first, yours truly second, and Pam finished in third. If we…Read More


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10 Disney World Summer Packing Tips

Written by Lyora on 10 Apr, 2013

When you think of Disney World in the summer what do you picture? You probably picture a magical place where the sun shines bright and the fun never stops. Well, the last part is true: Disney is an adventure to remember for a lifetime. But…Read More


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Anniversary Night at The Old Ball Game!

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 18 Dec, 2012

After a nice dinner at the Oar House, Mom, Erika, Todd, and I were on the way to Maritime Park in Downtown Pensacola for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos game. When we arrived we noticed that the cheap parking lot across from the park was…Read More


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Other Information

Written by dkm1981 on 30 Oct, 2012

There is a train that goes around the park, The Walt Disney Railroad, and stops in each of the lands. It is free to use and is a quick way to get around if you aren’t up to walking. The first stop is at the…Read More


Getting the Best from Universal Studios

Written by dkm1981 on 25 Oct, 2012

Lots of the rides in this park are wheelchair accessible and many of the show type rides have assistive listening or sign language interpreted shows, so that everyone can enjoy them. Just pick up one of the maps as you enter the park because they…Read More


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Disney Dining Plan Evalution

Written by megnews on 03 Oct, 2012

When you buy a Disney vacation package or rent Disney Vacation Club points, you have the option to add a Disney Dining Plan to your vacation. There are a variety of options for every budget and type of eater. Often Disney will offer…Read More


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Magic & Memories on Our Last Day At Disney World

Written by megnews on 01 Oct, 2012

For our last day, I had originally planned Magic Kingdom for the nighttime entertainment, the Main Street Electrical Parade, the Magic, the Memories, & You, and Wishes. But now I was having trouble deciding whether to return there, since we’d already done most of…Read More


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Tons of Fun at Animal Kingdom

Written by megnews on 30 Sep, 2012

After breakfast at Mara quick service and some photopass pictures in the lobby, we hopped on a bus for our shortest bus ride of the trip, a quick 5 minutes, if that, to Animal Kingdom since it’s so close to Animal Kingdom Lodge. We…Read More


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