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Boredom is unspeakable at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Hotel in Orlando, Florida. It is a family friendly, luxury golf resort where elegance and convenience come together. There are 815 rooms, award-winning restaurants and tons of things to do. So much that you may not want to leave. See for yourself what there is to do at this spectacular hotel. Things to Do at The Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Hotel Rock-Climbing Stations – There are four rock-climbing areas with climbing hand and footholds varying for the beginner to intermediate climber. The climbing areas range in heights from 9-14 feet, offering…

September to November is the best time to visit Universal Studios Orlando for many reasons. While the weather may be unpredictable between hot, rainy, and hurricane season there is still plenty to do as majority of the rides are indoors along with special fall events happening. A little inside tip is to arrive at the park early (staying on property gets you in the one hour before it opens), take a break in the afternoon during the hottest peak and coming back to the park around sundown. If you want to beat the crowds and avoid peak season prices, check…

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co restaurant located at the entrance of Universal City Walk in Orlando is based on the classic movie Forest Gump. You can’t miss it on the left side as you may see a giant shrimp walking around  or you will see a replica of the bench Forest Gump sat on with his box of chocolates. Reasons Why You Need to Visit Bubba Gump Shrimp in Orlando Great Photo Oops- Look for the bus stop bench from the Forrest Gump movie located in front of the restaurant to take advantage of a great photo opp. You can also…

Volcano Bay is the newest water park by Universal Resorts that opened this year. Its filled with plenty of thrills, 18 to be exact that’s fun for the entire family. It’s within walking distance from many of the Loews Resorts and there is not a bad view in the park from the gorgeous blue water to the palm trees. While you’re visiting Volcano Bay you will receive a Tapu Tapu. What is a Tapu Tapu? It is a waterproof wearable device that gives you interactive fun and benefits throughout the park. Be sure to register on the Universal site for free…

Cabana Bay Resort located in Orlando, Florida is a retro style resort down to the VO5 shampoo and Zest soap in the shower. The resort is filled with fun colors, family suite rooms and plenty to do with the entire family. There is so much to do that we didn’t get a chance to do it all while we stayed there for 4 days a few weeks ago.  Check out what fun you can have at Cabana Bay Resort! Float in the Lazy River – While most might not know that there are actually 2 pools  located at the resort…

A Beginner’s Guide to Islands of Adventure Islands of Adventure is one of the greatest experiences you and your family can enjoy. If this is your first time visiting Islands of Adventure, you are in for some of the best experiences of your life. When it comes to planning for these magnificent trips, you may not even know where to begin. Here’s a beginner’s guide to Islands of Adventure to make your trip as treasured as possible! Book Your Vacation at the Right Time Islands of Adventure can be extremely busy during peak times. If you want to get the…

Pandora – The World of Avatar located at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a world of its own and unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. Once you step inside and visit you’ll have to stop yourself for a bit and say this is not real because it really does feel real. I got the chance to experience this world a few weeks ago and these are the Things you Don’t Want to Miss at Disney’s Pandora – The World of Avatar. Scenery The colors are vibrant and it looks like the scenery came off of the Avatar movie set. Disney really…

Summer is officially here and that means no homework, no schedule, sleeping in, family fun, and more. I personally love summer break as it gives me a chance to hang out with the kids more and enjoy good quality family time. We love to take little trips here and there throughout the summer close to home. It makes it nice as we can save on traveling to plan more mini trips. It’s amazing that no matter how long you have lived in an area there are still many things to explore that you have not visited or seen before. We…

The wait is finally over and the season begins with a brand new coaster! Kings Island located in Mason, OH is known for breaking records and this year with their new wooden coaster called Mystic Timbers might be added to those records. Being a thrill-seeker family that we are, we had the chance to ride Mystic Timbers this past weekend. Check out these 5 Fun Facts about the New Mystic Timbers Coaster at Kings Island! 4th Wooden Coaster While its number 16 in total of roller coasters at Kings Island, this is the 4th wooden coaster built at the location.…

It’s time to get away with freezing temperatures and cabin fever kicking in. The perfect place to do so is Castaway Bay in Sandusky, Ohio. Over 32,000 gallons of water, 82 degrees daily and plenty of activities and attractions for the entire family, there no reason to go anywhere else. Recently I took a trip to Castaway Bay for a hosted weekend with the family. No matter what age your kids are they is something for everyone. Here is a list of activities and attractions for all ages that you don’t want to miss at Castaway Bay. Daily Activities Each…