Orlando City Guides

Raglan Road: Tasty Irish cuisine in the heart of Downtown Disney

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Another St. Patrick’s Day has come and gone. The one day of the year where everyone is Irish. I truly enjoy this holiday. Not only do I get an excuse to pinch anyone not wearing green, but I also get to indulge in endless pints of delicious, green beer. Ah, the Luck o’ the I [...]

Renee Blackmore

Orlando City Writer

Adobe Gila's: Margaritas, Fajitas and Live Music. Need I say more?

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
So you've been to bars and clubs of downtown Orlando and now what to try some place with a local vibe, something off the 'beaten path'. Well, I know of a venue close by where the music is always live, the food is filling, and the drinks are endless. Perhaps something right u [...]

Renee Blackmore

Orlando City Writer

Historic Sanford- A Hidden Gem in an Unexpected Place

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Just outside the main hub of Orlando are the surrounding areas of Altamonte Springs, Longwood, Casselberry, and others. Among these is the city of Sanford. You would think to yourself, "What the heck is there to do in Sanford?" But hidden away in the sleepy town is the historic dis [...]

Giselle Valentin

Orlando City Writer

By Land, Monorail, or Sea: A Magical, Transportation and Parking System

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Walt Disney World offers a variety of ways to get you from 'here to there' around Disney property. Used by millions of tourists and locals year round, Disney's transportation systems offer the utmost, professional service with expediated transit to your Disney destination of [...]

Renee Blackmore

Orlando City Writer

Downtown Disney is no More: Hello Disney Springs!

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Downtown Disney will now become Disney Springs. Disney Springs is the redevelopment of Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World. It was announced today that they expect construction to be fully completed in 2016. It’s a shopping district concept that’s intended to rejuvenate Dow [...]

Sean McCabe

Orlando City Writer

Top 10 Sushi Restaurants in Orlando

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
I consider myself to be a sushi snob. Anybody can find a cheap “Japanese” sushi buffet in this town, but it takes a true raw fish connoisseur to select the best Japanese restaurants. I’ve been eating sushi since I was 5 years-old. If I don’t have sushi at least once a [...]

Sean McCabe

Orlando City Writer

Blue Man Group Universal Studios Orlando

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
For our first wedding anniversary, my husband surprised me with tickets to see Blue Man Group at the Sharp Aquos Theater at Universal Orlando. It was such an awesome experience! I always mention that I want to go see the show again. It is definitely a must see when in Orlando. When you [...]

Giselle Valentin

Orlando City Writer

Orlando’s Premium Outlets: Where Shopping Meets the Outdoors

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Sadly, you’re at the end of your Orlando stay.  You've been to Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World. You've truly had an amazing vacation, but the kids want to stay in the hotel pool just a little longer with dad. You want to ‘escape’.  Besi [...]

Renee Blackmore

Orlando City Writer

"Chevy's: Fresh Mex"- A Mexican Fusion of Flavors

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Let me paint a picture for you. Brightly colored walls, the sizzling aroma of grilled peppers, onions, and steak electrifying your senses, the sounds of laughter and chatter fill the room. What and where is this place you say? Well mi amigos, it is a little piece of Mexico in Orlando, a [...]

Renee Blackmore

Orlando City Writer

Winter Park - Top things you did not know about

Orlando, Florida - Review Experience
Springing forward Sunday morning reminded me of two things. First, I hate losing an hour of sleep. Secondly, Spring is just around the corner and I know exactly where I want to spend most of it. Living in Orlando the last three years has taught me that Winter Park might be the best area to s [...]

Sean McCabe

Orlando City Writer

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