Airboating At Boggy Creek

A break from Disney and the chance to so something completely different, we were excited as we drove out of Kissimmee and headed for Boggy Creek and an airboat ride. Husband and I had tried this out here years ago, I don’t remember much except that it was a lot of fun. The three of us…

Magic Kingdom Parades

A big part of the Disney and Magic Kingdom experience is the parades. We loved all of them from the trolley dancers to the first parade we happened upon – the Move It, Shake It, Celebrate It Street Party. We were just ambling around Main Street one morning when the music started to blast out,…

Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland

Fantasyland is probably the area that first comes to mind for most people when you mention Magic Kingdom. Based on Disney’s classic animated films with a bit of a fairy tale theme, I remember being wowed by it all on my first Disney visit, oddly not the effect I experienced this time. We did enjoy this…

Adventureland in the Magic Kingdom

Disney’s take on adventure is all jungles, pirates, treehouses and magic carpets. Definitely a bit of a retro take on it all but I just loved the lush vegetation and that Tiki theme. You are supposed to feel transported to the remote jungles of Africa, Asia and the South Pacific. It did not feel remote…

Not So Scarey Hallowe’en Party

During Son’s two week mid-term October school holiday, we escaped the gloomy UK autumn and traded it for the blue skies and sunshine of Florida. (Actually it was not that gloomy but anyway…). Our last night in America was Hallowe’en, much anticipated by all of us, the excitement had been building up throughout our stay and…