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    • Top Orlando Steakhouses Created: Tuesday, February 19, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Looking for Orlando's Top Steakhouses? A selection of restaurants that offer a thick, juicy steak in the Orlando area.
    • Top Orlando Shopping Areas Created: Wednesday, May 07, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Looking for some of the best places to shop in Orlando? How about finding a new shopping experience? Try this list for something different - great places to find that one-of-a-kind gift.
    • Top Theater & Performing Arts Venues Created: Tuesday, September 30, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Best places to see Live Theater, Musicals, holiday shows and plays in the Orlando, FL area.
    • Ruth's Chris Steak House Created: Sunday, February 10, 2008 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Now with three locations in the Central Florida, you'll always be able to find a Ruth's Chris Steak House location that is close to you in the Orlando area.
    • Free Admission and Entertainment in Orlando Created: Monday, February 04, 2008 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Looking for something to do this weekend that won't break your budget? How about a free admission to a park or free entertainment? Here are a few things that you may not have considered.
    • Viva La Musica at SeaWorld Orlando Created: Monday, April 21, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      SeaWorld comes alive with Latin music at their annual Hispanic festival. Guests can sample Latin food and enjoy concerts by internationally renowned Latin artists.
    • April Events and Information for Orlando Created: Monday, April 21, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      List of the best events happening in Orlando and Central Florida during April.
    • Top Dining at Walt Disney World Created: Tuesday, September 23, 2008 Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014
      The Disney hotels offer a wonderful selection of fine dining and many restaurants are set up for special occasions.
    • Orlando Average Monthly Temperatures Created: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Though the forecast is generally sunny, Orlando does have seasonal changes in temperature, precipitation and average humidity. Find out the best ways to handle Orlando weather: what to wear, when ...
    • What is the Sales Tax Rate for Florida Counties including Orlando? Created: Wednesday, February 25, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Florida sales tax can be different for each county. What is the sales tax for Orlando, Orange County and other Florida counties? Florida sales tax rates vary from county to county. Check out wha...
    • Easter Dining in Orlando 2014 Created: Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Looking for an Easter meal in Orlando? Many local restaurants are keeping their doors open and offering Easter specials to residents and tourists.
    • Top Orlando Dinner Shows Created: Thursday, September 11, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Orlando theme parks are only part of the journey. As the evening rolls around, slow down and relax at one of the Orlando area's popular dinner shows.
    • Disney Information Created: Wednesday, July 25, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Planning your visit to the Disney Theme Parks in Orlando? Discounted Florida Resident tickets are available year-round. Don't forget restaurant reservations." itemprop="des$zTP='t3'" --> itemprop="...
    • Renting a Car at the Orlando International Airport Created: Wednesday, December 10, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Car rentals at Orlando International can be found at Terminals A and B on Level 1; here's a list of the companies you'll find doing business there." itemprop="description"< --> itemprop="descriptio...
    • Orlando's Top Water Parks Created: Friday, April 11, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Open year-round, the Orlando area has several water parks to choose from. Here's a look at Wet 'n Wild, Orlando's first water park.
    • Natural Springs and State Parks Near Orlando Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Central Florida is home to many beautiful springs and state parks that are open to the public year-round. The springs are popular destinations for swimming, boating, camping and wildlife watching.
    • March Events and Information for Orlando Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Calendar of March events in Orlando, including festivals, art shows, conventions and other activities open to the public.
    • February Events and Information for Orlando Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      Listing of February events, activities and festivals in the Orlando area.
    • Melrose Center at the Orlando Public Library Created: Monday, March 24, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014
      The Melrose Center at the Orlando Public Library offers audio, video and photography studios, simulators, collaborative work spaces, 3D printing, and a variety of other services to the public.
    • Epcot's Outdoor Kitchens Created: Friday, March 21, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014
      For great food from around the world, sample the Outdoor Kitchens at Epcot's International Flower and Garden Festival.
    • St. Patrick's Day Orlando 2014 Created: Saturday, March 15, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014
      A round-up of St. Patrick's Day events in the Orlando area for 2014 for adults and families.
    • Emeril's Tchoup Chop Orlando Created: Monday, March 10, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014
      Emeril's Tchoup Chop is an upscale eatery at Universal Orlando featuring Asian-Polynesian fusion cuisine. The menu has recently been updated to include many creative new options.
    • January Events and Information for Orlando Created: Monday, March 03, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014
      Event calendar and important information for January in Orlando, including annual festivals, average temperatures and fun things to do.
    • January Events and Information Created: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014
      Event calendar and important information for January in Orlando, including annual festivals, average temperatures and fun things to do.
    • MetroWest Neighborhood Profile Created: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014
      MetroWest is a 1,805-acre master-planned community located about 8 miles southwest of downtown Orlando. The neighborhood is home to a diverse population and the highly acclaimed MetroWest Golf Course.
    • Visiting Fort Christmas Historical Park Created: Monday, February 24, 2014 Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014
      Fort Christmas Historical Park, located near Orlando, is nearly 200 years old.
    • Orlando's Lunar New Year Dragon Parade Created: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
      Each year, the Mills/50 District in Orlando is home to the Lunar New Year Festival and Dragon Parade. The Lunar New Year is also called Tet or Chinese New Year.
    • Where to Celebrate Valentine's Day 2014 Created: Monday, February 10, 2014 Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014
      Many Orlando restaurants offer special Valentine's Day menus, but you must reserve a table early to get in.
    • Five Tips to Help Ease the Homebuying Process Created: Monday, February 10, 2014 Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014
      Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, looking to upgrade or ready to downsize, the search for your ideal home can be a daunting task. Following these tips will help.
    • Jeff Menzel - Contributing Writer Bio Created: Monday, February 10, 2014 Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014
      Jeff Menzel, contributing writer to Orlando.About.com, serves as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the North Florida Division of Taylor Morrison.
    • Top Vintage Clothing Shops for Women Created: Saturday, August 31, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014
      Orlando vintage clothing boutiques offer one-of-a-kind items that will revamp your wardrobe without breaking your budget.
    • Habitat for Humanity Orlando Created: Friday, January 31, 2014 Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014
      Habitat for Humanity of Orlando builds homes, strengthens the local community, and provides new and gently used furniture, building materials, and appliances to the public at a large discount.

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