Rivers Of Light – Beautiful Reminder Of Disney’s Strength!

Orlando theme park fans couldn’t wish for a better year to visit the Sunshine State. With Disney’s Pandora – Land of Avatar opening in early summer, new boat rides and flight simulator rides will thrill. Around the same time, Universal’s … Continue reading

EPCOT – Festival Of The Arts 2017 Event

With the Christmas Tree down, kids back at school and Typhoon Lagoon going through its annual refurbishment shutdown, Orlando feels a lot less busy. I often think that January is a perfect time for adults to enjoy the more peaceful … Continue reading

10 Little Mistakes To Avoid In Orlando!

The great news, is that Orlando is a very forgiving destination. The region is blessed with a tourism industry that is geared for every eventuality, and whatever could go wrong, has been rehearsed time and time again by those that … Continue reading

10 Things You MUST Do on Your Next Orlando Visit!

The TotalOrlando team voted for our favorite things of 2016 recently. It caused a lot of ‘discussion’ and ended up in a few tantrums from family members and staff, as everyone fought to have their own personal favorite in the … Continue reading

Characters in Flight Balloon Refurb at Disney Springs

From January 9th 2016 through to January 13th, the popular Characters in Flight ‘tethered balloon ride’ will pause service at Disney Springs. The 400ft ballon ride is a lot of fun for guests that don’t mind heights, and we’d highly … Continue reading

Annual Pass Holders Get a Special Gate at WDW

Walt Disney World’s Annual Pass holders received a special benefit over the 2016/2017 Christmas and New Year holidays. Guests with the pricey passes can now virtually walk right into the park without a line wait, thanks to two dedicated RFID gates located … Continue reading

Rogue One Marks The Beginning of A New Era at WDW

At the recent press event, Walt Disney World’s Spaceship Earth made way for the undeniably sinister of the Death Star. Please believe me, the thing looked as ‘real’ as you could possibly imagine such an evil weapon of fictitious mass … Continue reading

Tips for making a trip to Disney more affordable!

A trip to Walt Disney World can be a magical experience. But with Orlando’s popularity on the rise and the threat of higher prices at the area’s famous theme parks, those magical memories could soon be more expensive than ever … Continue reading

Elena – The Perfectly Timed New Latina Disney Princess

  Today, I fell in love again. Not just with the newly crowned Disney Princess, but with Disney. More on that later!   A new Disney Princess for the people. The latest addition to the Walt Disney World Disney Princess line … Continue reading

Seasons 52 Restaurant Review – Sand Lake Rd Orlando

Seasons 52 – A restaurant out of season? Welcome to totalorlando.com and today we are reviewing Seasons 52 on Sand Lake Road. This is Kev and we are in an area affectionately known as Restaurant Row, just a few minutes … Continue reading

10 Amazing Aerial Views of Little Known Places at WDW!

There’s often so much more to life than we initially see, and Walt Disney World is a great example of that, so we decided to get our researchers to come up with their favorite secrets from within the 43 square … Continue reading

Disney Springs Multilevel Parking Lots – Video Review

Here we are at Walt Disney World, heading into Disney Springs! This popular area has expanded so much, they had to make some big changes to the parking lots! The new high tech Orange & Lime Multilevel lots provide around … Continue reading

The Coca Cola Store at Disney Springs – Video Review

Today we are at the brand new Coca Cola store at Disney Springs, formerly known as Downtown Disney! As part of a huge expansion to this popular entertainment, dining and shopping area of Walt Disney World, a lot of new … Continue reading

The Tin Roof Restaurant – I-Drive 360

Hi and welcome to totalorlando.com, This is Kev, Sarah and our son Niall. Today we are on International Drive right beneath the Orlando Eye to try out the food at the fun sounding Tin Roof restaurant The Tin Roof Restaurant on … Continue reading

Soarin’ Around The World – A Successful Reboot!

Old Soarin = Sore Legs in the line wait area As one of Epcot’s most iconic attractions, Flight 5505 has been faithfully taking guests up into the big blue skies since May 5th 2005!  (NOTE: Flight 5505 refers to May 5th … Continue reading

Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire Review – Pure Sweetness!

A perfect castle stage show for Disney fans! When Mickey takes center stage, just below Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom, you are assured of smiles and warmth all round.  No matter what age, no matter how many times you’ve … Continue reading

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular (Has Fantasmic Been Surpassed?)

  STAR WARS: A New Benchmark In Multi Media Night Shows Disney’s Imagineers truly deserve credit for transforming Grauman’s Chinese Theatre into the most creative evening show backdrop. Quite how much detail went into the Star Wars themed light, laser and sound … Continue reading

Universal Orlando Phasing Out Old Paper Annual Passes

At long last, those flimsy, paper, Universal Annual Passes are being phased out and guests now have an option to give them up for a shiny new plastic replacement. This amazing leap forward in technology means that passholders can now … Continue reading

Epcot’s New DVC Lounge – First Look!

I always smile as I walk past those tidy little Disney Vacation Club kiosks within Walt Disney World.  Nobody did a better job of cleaning up ‘time share’ than Disney! Disney, truly did the impossible. They turned around a product, so … Continue reading