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5 Vegan Restaurants in Seminole County

5 Vegan Restaurants in Seminole County

With so many attractions to enjoy in Orlando North, refueling the belly for energy is essential! As a plant-based family, we make it a point to explore local eateries that serve up the best veg-friendly foods. Check out these 5 veg-friendly destinations in Seminole County that will undoubtedly satisfy your palette. Henry’s Depot Paying homage...

Hang Your “Gone Fishin’” Sign and Get to Orlando North

Hang Your “Gone Fishin’” Sign and Get to Orlando North

Nature & Outdoor

If you’re looking for a fishing getaway that offers the perfect combination of amazing fishing and amazing value, pack your favorite gear and make your way to Orlando North, Seminole County. We’re home to some world-class freshwater fishin’ holes, some of which are pretty big, and very beautiful. In fact, with more than 2,000 lakes and...

An Abridged History of Seminole County

An Abridged History of Seminole County

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The Wars, Political Skirmishes, Big Wigs, Great Freezes, Booms and Busts that Made This County What it Is Today Seminole County was officially formed in 1913, but it has a long and colorful history that goes back many decades prior. A good place to start is with the county’s namesake, the Seminole Indian tribe, which consisted primarily of Creek Indians...

48 (Walkable) Hours in Historic Downtown Sanford

48 (Walkable) Hours in Historic Downtown Sanford

Sanford

The city of Sanford, which dates back to the mid-1800s and was incorporated in 1874, preserved its downtown so well that it earned a spot on the National Historic Register in 1976. The area includes 26 buildings dating from 1877-1924. But you don’t have to be a history buff to absolutely love a weekend stay in Sanford. Those centuries-old buildings...

Shop ‘til You Drop: 5 Can’t Miss Shopping Spots in Orlando North

Shop ‘til You Drop: 5 Can’t Miss Shopping Spots in Orlando North

We all need a little retail therapy now and again, and there’s no place better to get your fill than Orlando North, Seminole County. With some of the best outlets, malls and antique shops in the area, we suggest you grab your bags and head out to the following five locations. Colonial Town Park Colonial Town Park in Lake Mary has a number of cool stores,...

Best Ideas for Planning a Girls Trip in Orlando North

Best Ideas for Planning a Girls Trip in Orlando North

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As the song says, girls just wanna have fun. That’s why we know you want to plan your Florida trip with fun, relaxing and unique experiences. Our top hotels cost less than Orlando’s resorts, so you can put all your resources towards having the greatest vacation ever. Here’s a list of ideas on how you can have an unforgettable vacation with your...

How to Relax in Central Florida

How to Relax in Central Florida

Nature & Outdoor

Central Florida is known for high energy and excited families scrambling from attraction to attraction. But when it comes to finding relaxing things to do, look no further than Orlando North, Seminole County! This beautiful oasis from the hustle and bustle offers  numerous ways to help you unwind and enjoy your stay. Canoe & Kayak the Waterways From...

Orlando North: The par-fect place to tee it up.

Orlando North: The par-fect place to tee it up.

Nature & Outdoor

If you love teeing it up, you’ll love playing a round (or two!) in Orlando North, Seminole County. Golf in our destination is fun and inexpensive, with quality, well-maintained courses appropriate for all handicaps. With five public or semi-private facilities spread throughout Seminole County, we make it easy to fit in a round during a getaway. Our...

Head East: Atlantic Ocean Beaches Make for a Great Day Trip

Head East: Atlantic Ocean Beaches Make for a Great Day Trip

Nature & Outdoor

Visitors to Orlando North are always excited by our abundance of the wilderness; crisp, fresh-water springs; uncrowded roads, restaurants, and attractions; and overall nature vibe, which provides an alternative to the bustling theme parks to our south. You’ll also appreciate the affordability of our 30-plus brand-name hotels, charming inns,...

Orlando North, Seminole County Has Everything You Need for a Fun Family Getaway

Orlando North, Seminole County Has Everything You Need for a Fun Family Getaway

How does an outdoorsy family vacation sound right about now? Pretty good, right? In Orlando North, Seminole County you’ll be greeted with abundant sunshine, warm weather, balmy breezes, cool water, and endless natural, real-Florida fun. On top of that, our hotels are more comfortable and affordable than other destinations nearby, and we have plenty...

Just the Two of Us: Lovely Couples Getaways in Orlando North/Seminole County

Just the Two of Us: Lovely Couples Getaways in Orlando North/Seminole County

Just the Two of Us: Lovely Couples Getaways in Orlando North/Seminole County Whether you’ve been together for one year or 40, doing the same thing day after day can get pretty monotonous. A change of scenery and a touch of romance can be just what you’re looking for during these unique times. Orlando North, Seminole County is a destination that...

Wekiva Island - El Paraiso Natural de Orlando Norte

Wekiva Island - El Paraiso Natural de Orlando Norte

Nature & Outdoor

¡Los manantiales naturales de Florida son unos de los mejores lugares para visitar en el estado y Orlando North tiene algunos de los mejores! Un oasis escondido conocido como Wekiva Island lo lleva directamente a dos, convirtiéndolo en un destino perfecto para toda la familia. Ubicado a lo largo del río Wekiva, esta área recreativa...

Wekiva Island – Orlando North’s Natural Paradise

Wekiva Island – Orlando North’s Natural Paradise

Nature & Outdoor

Florida’s natural springs are among the best places to visit in the state and Orlando North happens to house some of the greatest! A hidden oasis known as Wekiva Island leads you straight to two, making it the perfect destination for the entire family. Nestled along the Wekiva River, this one of a kind recreational area is everything you need for an epic...

Fun and Safe Outdoor Adventures at Wekiva Island

Fun and Safe Outdoor Adventures at Wekiva Island

Nature & Outdoor

    How does plunging into crystal-clear, 72-degree water sound? Or paddling a kayak through it, stopping occasionally to dip your toes into its cool, refreshing embrace? It’s easy at Wekiva Island, Central Florida’s favorite watering hole. You can simply jump into the Wekiva River and swim and float to your heart’s...

3 De los Mejores Senderos en Orlando Norte

3 De los Mejores Senderos en Orlando Norte

Nature & Outdoor

¿Eres un amante de la naturaleza y te apasiona explorar nuevos lugares? Si es así, Orlando Norte lo tiene cubierto! Justo a las afueras de los centros comerciales y restaurantes de Orlando Norte, se encuentra una gran cantidad de vegetación exuberante llena de hermosas vistas y fauna natural. Desde senderismo, kayak y acampada - no...