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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Days 7 & 8 – The road home

I’ll combine the last two days, because it was not a super complicated road trip, apart from traffic. The plan was to hit the road after breakfast, and make the 10 hour drive (plus fuel stops & rest breaks) to … Continue reading

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 6 – The Ipes take a low key day to recharge

We had a grand day planned for Kennedy Space Center. Unfortunately 50 – 75% of the family was exhausted and that’s no way to enjoy a fun family day out at a Cape Canerval. Or anyone’s vacation day. Instead we … Continue reading

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 5 – Hollywood Studios

Hello, Wednesday and Hollywood Studios. While the rest of the family has never been, it’s been over 20 years since I stepped foot onto Hollywood Studios. I don’t remember too much from our family trip back in the mid 90’s, … Continue reading

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 4 – EPCOT – Part 2

The 2nd half of photos at EPCOT. We took so many photos at the park.

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 4 – EPCOT

We arrived at EPCOT at 9 am. We were presented options for Standard ($22) or Preferred ($45) per day. Again with the elite parking options? We checked guidance online while parked in line, and this time it didn’t seem to … Continue reading

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 3 – Universal Studios Islands of Adventure

Let’s commence the main event — four days of Florida sunshine and theme parks! First day up was Universal Studio – Islands of Adventure. Now, we did this park once already, but we compared it against the attractions at the … Continue reading

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 2 – Orlando, here we come!

Happy Easter! The Ipes were up early on this Sunday morning, getting ready for church, breakfast/brunch, and getting to Orlando. Although we were slightly pessimistic about our ability to get to church on time… we got to church on time! … Continue reading

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Our Road Trip to Orlando – Day 1 – The road to Charleston

For Spring Break this year, we all wanted to go somewhere. That was a given. The question was where would we go without spending an arm and a leg? That’s the part that was tough. Flying to the Caribbean and … Continue reading

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Our Trip to Orlando – Day 4 – Animal Kingdom – Part 2

Here’s the 2nd half of the photos from Animal Kingdom. After lunch at the Tusker House, we went to see a Lion King show, which was well done. We then met up with the Horana family, who were also visiting … Continue reading

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Our Trip to Orlando – Day 4 – Animal Kingdom – Part 1

We spent our last vacation day at Animal Kingdom. I’ve never been, so I didn’t know what to expect. We couldn’t stay the whole day, as we had a 9:40 PM flight home to catch. We also needed to budget … Continue reading

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