Unlike at Universal Orlando Resort, alcohol wasn't originally part of the plan at Walt Disney World. Epcot has become a place to imbibe, especially for those looking to "drink around the world," but the Magic Kingdom only recently started serving booze. But they're far from the only places to drink! Don't forget about the many places in Disney Springs and the Disney … [Read more...] about Where to Drink at Walt Disney World
Rail lines once connected much of the South, from Flagler's train down the length of Florida to the Amtrak Crescent Line that still runs in a curve down the coast to New Orleans. But what happens when these tracks are no longer in use? Many communities have converted them to rails-to-trails paths, public spaces with parks, restaurants, and access to public transportation … [Read more...] about The South’s Best Rails to Trails Paths
Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida is one of the most popular attractions in the world. They have sprinkled their brand of magic into dozens of hotels ranging all styles and budgets. And while there are certainly cheaper places to stay nearby, you can't compete with the easy access to the parks, early park entry, and transportation. Unless otherwise stated, all of these … [Read more...] about Where to Stay at Walt Disney World
Tubing down the Chattahoochee River in Atlanta has long been a favorite summer pastime. From 1969 to 1980, the Ramblin' Raft Race was a wild party on the water with makeshift floats and over 300,000 attendees. In 1978, the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area was created by President Carter to preserve the ecosystem. The National Park-managed section of the river … [Read more...] about How to “Shoot the Hooch” in Atlanta
Orlando is known for its theme parks but some are Team Disney while others are Team Universal. However, both parks have something great to offer. If you only have time for one, we’ll help you determine which one is right for you based on which each excels at. But to be honest, we think you should see both! If you do want to do both, you can either rent a car to … [Read more...] about Walt Disney World vs. Universal Orlando Resort: Who Does It Better?