| Jun 10, 2011
Discovery Cove introduced its new Grand Reef to the public on Friday. The new area allows guests to the SeaWorld Orlando resort to snorkel among thousands of fish from around the world and have a close (if glass-enclosed) encounter with sharks. Stewart...
| May 27, 2009
| 8:46 AM
Not only does Florida have spectacular coasts on the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico but the state also has plenty of other opportunities for relaxing, refreshing, renewing H2O fun -- at many water parks around the state.
Here's a selection of...
| Jun 19, 2009
Nowhere are there more daydreams about air travel than on a congested highway. So where better to put signage that touts helicopter rides "from $20" than Interstate 4?
Air Florida Helicopter Charters, based on International Drive, backs up to I-4 and...
| Oct 3, 2010
| 5:12 PM
Stewart Clark is the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment vice president in charge of Discovery Cove, which is in the midst of a major expansion. Clark, 46, spoke with Sentinel staff writer Jason Garcia.
CFB: There's quite a bit of construction underway in...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 9:44 AM
It already feels as if 2011 is shaping up as a tweener ye
ar for new rides and attractions at U.S. theme parks.
Last year saw the blockbuster debuts of Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal's Islands of Adventure in Florida and the "World of...
| May 21, 2010
| 1:33 PM
| Dec 18, 2010
How can it be that Christmas is less than a week away?
I hope there's still time to find my football in the garage so that the Abbott boys can renew a family tradition.
The Abbott boys — my two sons and I — are all adults now...
| Mar 16, 2010
An Orlando businessman is hosting a fundraiser this Saturday to help the victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Chile on February 27. The event will include a buffet-style dinner of Brazilian food and a charity raffle of several vacation...
| Apr 21, 2010
Two SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment outlets have announced special Mother's Day programming. Busch Gardens in Tampa is taking advantage of its new Sesame Street Safari of Fun area to stir up a character breakfast and lunch on May 9. The Dine with Elmo...