If you’re looking to have an active holiday this year, look no further than International Drive. Being less than an hour’s drive to Cocoa Beach, you have access to a renowned surfing destination. Also, the resort is not far from Daytona Beach, which is famous for being the “World Center of Racing,” and the home of NASCAR. But, Daytona is all about racing; it has a 23 mile, white sand beach, which is still the regions most visited attraction.
For the golf lover, there may not be a better location than Florida, and International Drive in particular. There are over 20 courses in the region, so you could spend your entire holiday never playing the same course twice. But, if golf isn’t your sport, then take advantage of the fantastic hiking at the Harry P. Leu Gardens. This beautifully landscaped garden is set on 50 acres of perfectly manicured land. Also on site is the Leu House, Harry P. Leu’s former home, which dates back to the 1880s, is now a museum of life in Florida at the turn of the 20th century. But, if you’re looking to be a little silly, then spend the day go-karting.
During your holiday, we’re not oblivious to the occasional need to let your hair down. So, when that moment comes, you’re in good hands. International Drive has a wonderful nightlife, and is full of fantastic places to grab a delicious meal. Much of the nightlife centres around Central Boulevard and Orange Avenue. Bars, and clubs dot the landscape so you can take a stroll and see what tickles your fancy. Another great location for nightlife is the Thornton Park District, which has a number of great pubs and bars.
For the active souls looking for a terrific holiday, look no further than The Enclave Suites. This fantastic hotel is a short distance from the Wet and Wild Water Park, Universal Studios, and only a short drive from SeaWorld and Walt Disney World. Not only is it close, but also, The Enclave Suite provides transportation to the above mention parks, so you won’t have to bother with the cars, and you can save your energy for wandering the parks all day long.
International Drive is the perfect getaway for couples looking to lose themselves in fun, sun and romance. For a wonderfully unique holiday experience, visit the World of Orchids. Here, you’ll be able to witness thousands of orchids in an enclosed tropical rain forest. The World of Orchids is working greenhouse, which ships orchids and other plants nationwide. International Drive is capable of providing you a number of fantastically unique holiday experiences. On your visit, take in an Orlando Magic basketball game. As one of the best in the National Basketball Association, you’re going to witness the best at work.
International Drive is a beautiful part of the world, and viewing it in its entirety is easy with a helicopter ride across beautiful Central Florida. But, if you’re interested in doing something a little tamer, then visit the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. This wonderful museum is home to the most comprehensive collection of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s work, the famed decorative glass artist, and son of the Tiffany & Co. founder. Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Orlando Odditorium is a must visit, as it plays home to bizarre artifacts, strange collections and weird art.
Offering great nightlife, and fantastic places to grab a delicious meal. The BB King Blues Club is a must visit on your trip to International Drive, as it has some of the best music you’ll find on in the world of Blues, and a terrific menu to order from. A night out at the BB King Blues Club, you’re guaranteed for a beautiful night out. Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville is a famous, good times experience. Here you’ll find entertainment, good food and a lot of laughs - you won’t want to miss a night at Margaritaville.
The Hilton Gran Vacations Club at SeaWorld Orlando is the perfect place to book for your holiday to International Drive. This beautiful resort sits on 33 acres, and has a range of accommodations for travelers of all variety. The Hilton Gran Vacations Club at SeaWorld Orlando has a private lake, a jogging path and scheduled transportation to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, SeaWorld and various other local attractions in International Drive.
International Drive is the perfect location for a holiday full of excitement, adventure and relaxation. With its location in Central Florida, an hour drive either east or west will take you to the Atlantic Ocean, or the Gulf of Mexico. With beautiful beaches in either Daytona or Cocoa Beach, you’re guaranteed a fantastic holiday. But, if you’re less interested in a beach holiday, there are beautiful parks to explore, paths to hike and so much more.
On your stay you must visit the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort. There you’ll find 18 holes on a beautiful public golf course; but, if you’re less interested in golf, and more so in seeing something odd, pay a visit to Ripley’s Believe it or Not. Ripley’s Believe it or Not is located in a building that appears as though it were falling down, and is filled with bizarre artefacts, such as ¾ scale model of a 1907 Rolls Royce, made entirely out of matchsticks and glue.
If you’re looking to explore all of the wonderful attractions International Drive has to offer, then book your stay at the International Palms Resort. At this fantastic resort, you’re only a short stroll from some of the best shops, restaurants and amusement parks International Drive has to offer. The International Palms Resort provides a shuttle service to all of the great parks you want to visit on your holiday to International Drive.
In this resort, You have amazing access to all of the fantastic attractions Orlando has to offer, Cocoa Beach is only a short drive away; also, you’re a short walk away from Discovery Cove, which is a great place to swim with dolphins, wade with rays, hand-feed tropical birds, and best of all, it is an all-inclusive adventure, which includes meals, drinks and the gear you’d need. And still, the fun doesn’t end. In International Drive, Aquatic SeaWorld’s Waterpark provides slides, lazy rivers and wave pools.
A trip to International Drive wouldn’t be complete if a trip to Walt Disney World remained off your list. It is the standard by which all amusement parks are gauged. Universal Studios Florida is another must see amusement park while on holiday in International Drive. Here, you’re offered the ability to jump into the action of your favourite films at Universal Studios. You can also find a great family day out at the Congo River Mini Golf. This fantastic park has two 18-hole courses that take you through caves, and waterfalls, then when all is said and done, come and feed their live alligators!
With a trip to International Drive, you’ll never have to search long, or far, to find a terrific meal. With all corners of the world accounted for, International Drive has something to entice everyone. With terrific steakhouses, to fresh catch of the day seafood restaurants, you’ll get your money’s worth. Also, being so close to the Caribbean, finding island favourites is a cinch.
For a great stay, book today at the Double Tree Hilton Resort Orlando at SeaWorld. This fantastic hotel is walking distance from SeaWorld, close to the water park, Aquatica and a perfect location to spend your days at Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. The Doubletree Resort Orlando at SeaWorld offers fantastic amenities for an affordable price. So, if you’re looking for relaxation, and proximity, you don’t have to look any further than the Doubletree Resort Orlando at SeaWorld.