When people think of Florida they think of beaches, sun, theme parks, Space Shuttle lift offs, and driving the Overseas Highway through the Keys. What people forget, and we neglected to remember a few too many times is Florida owns a very tropical environment.
Those of us who call Florida home cringe at the less flattering labels. We have an abundance of retirees, but when non-Floridians come here on vacation don’t they see all of us non-social security collecting retirees working
We took advantage of Disney After Hours. This is a separately ticketed event at the Magic Kingdom.
January brings a new year of Disney fun! This year we started the year out with EPCOT’s International Festival of the Arts as well as a visit to the Animal Kingdom.
The Sunshine State. No snow. No chilly, long, dark winter nights. Yes, a majority of us who moved to Florida from “up North” came here in a quest for an endless summer. We did this six years ago and have never looked back. But, in search for the endless summer, we can actually forget what season we are in. The usual identifiers of seasons are absent. There are no crisp fall mornings with falling leaves.
Every year we make sure one of our fall visits to Walt Disney World is a Halloween themed weekend. For this year we stayed at Disney’s Beach Club Resort and attended Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom.
We awoke Tuesday, September 5 to the news and realization an unwelcome guest was coming over the upcoming weekend named Hurricane Irma.