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Things to see and do in Fort Myers

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7 interesting facts about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge you might not know

We’ve got some exciting nuggets of information to share about the new land.

Mission Prep — Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

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An expert's guide to Universal's Volcano Bay

We caught up with Neil after his trip to Florida, who had a bit to share about Universal’s Volcano Bay.

An expert's guide to Disney's Magic Kingdom Park

Mike thought the Magic Kingdom Park was the fairest of them all. Here’s his take on this fairy-tale land.

An expert's guide to Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park

We caught up with Mel and asked her to tell us about her walk on the wild side at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

5 day trips to take when in Orlando

It's easy to forget that Florida is more than just attractions. Here's our picks for some days out beyond the parks.

The new Orlando adventure

14 days in Florida? Thanks to the latest flexible theme park tickets tickets that let you pop in and out of your favourites throughout your stay, and smart, pre-bookable queue-jumping, you can have your Key lime pie and eat it!

7 Secrets at Universal Orlando Resort you might not know

Keep an eye out for these little secrets at Universal Orlando Resort...

How to holiday at Universal Orlando Resort

Get the most out of your Universal Orlando Resort holiday with advice from our local expert — Jay Goodrow.

Details revealed: Toy Story Land at Walt Disney World

We've got the scoop on Toy Story Land — opening this summer at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

19 awesome things to do when visiting The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

Take a look at our cheat to make sure you have a truly magical time at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™.

Why a Disney Cruise is perfect for a world-class family holiday

A Disney Cruise gives you a fairytale experience from start to finish.

See what’s coming next at Walt Disney World Resort

Here's what we found out at Disney's D23 Expo in Los Angeles this year.

Destination Gurus - Florida

Georgia Jameson, who works in the Virgin Holidays store in Southampton, knows her Walt Disney from her Walmart.

More about Fort Myers

Between November and March you have the pleasure of spotting the endangered Florida manatees. These gentle, lumbering ‘sea cows’ can be encountered at Manatee Park, where it’s even possible to kayak amongst them in their natural habitat.

This is a birdwatchers' paradise! Visit J.N. Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge in Sanibel, home to over 245 species of birds, including American White Pelican, Reddish Egret, Mangrove Cuckoo, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron and Roseate Spoonbill.

Bird Watching

Bonita Springs is a thriving city, which is nestled on the border of Lover’s Key State Park, made up of four barrier islands which feature trails and miles of unspoilt mangroves. Surrounding the city is a series of rolling beaches and premier golf courses, many designed by PGA Tour players.


Captiva Island is the sister to the larger Sanibel Island and pristine beaches, colourful shells and breathtaking sunsets is what it’s famous for. Captiva Island is all about the great outdoors with sailing, biking, birdwatching and water sports aplenty.

Captiva Island

Sanibel is an attractive seaside town which boasts amazing sunsets and luxurious hotels. For a truly romantic and memorable experience treat yourself to dinner onboard the Sanibel Harbour Princess, a luxury yacht sailing nightly for dinner and on Sunday for brunch.