Nov 8, 2007

Orlando - Top Destination In The World

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No American Dream is complete without a visit to Disney Land and a brush with the celluloid world at Universal Studios. Orlando is fondly and aptly nicknamed 'The city beautiful', thanks to its numerous theme parks, resorts and entertainment attractions which play no mean role in helping to rank it as one of the world's most popular vacation destinations. This being the case, tourism has become the driving force for the area's flourishing economy.

Here is a hub of tourist activity and abuzz with happenings for a dozen reasons , the single most factor that makes young and old alike gravitate towards it for holidays is the universal favorite Disney Land. Having opened way back in 1971 it created grounds for unprecedented economic growth which catapulted Orlando to its present day popularity as the ultimate fun spot for a holiday.

Generally, tourist love to visit during Spring Break, Easter, Thanksgiving and the December holidays. It is definitely an added edge to a tourism spot when one can reach it not only by land or take the air route but also throw in a cruise for better effect because although here is not a sea port it has a cruise terminal not more than a couple of hour's drive away from it.

The city's well equipped hotels and spas are well tuned to the needs of tourists and cram their days with as much fun as possible by designing special packages to include the maximum sight seeing tours, excursions and all that has to offer to accommodate every budget and to suit the needs of every age group right from the all out for fun youngsters to the discerning and artistically inclined.

Also on the must -see list are the Patrick Air Force Base, The Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and The Kennedy Space Center which is approximately an hour's drive East of Orlando. Visit to this part of the world are replete with shopping to malls, concerts, restaurants, spas, music shows, swimming, art and culture exhibitions and golf for golfers apart from the usual round of trips to the innumerable theme and amusement parks. All in all, Orlando is a complete holiday experience which fulfills the senses, enriches the soul whether one is a single or married with kids.

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