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Orlando Layover Tips For Flight Attendants | WOC

Orlando is a wonderful city with a lot to see and experience.It’s got the beaches,the theme parks,downtown area,old school drive inns, diners and what not! Keep reading to know the top things you can do in Orlando.

What to do in Orlando for 24h to 48h?

Visit Disney World

This is the highlight of the city !

It feels like a mini magical world of it’s own. You can visit it’s various theme parks- Animal Kingdom , Epcot , Magic Kingdom,Water Parks. You can choose to stay in different themed hotels and restaurants, witness the famous Disney Parade and fireworks, get clicked with your favorite character or go on those rides you always wanted to !

WOCtip : Don’t forget to visit the Disney Gift Shop.

Orlando Layover - Disney World

 Hunt for vintage treasures at Fleaworld


Orlando’s premier flea market, Fleaworld, happens to be the largest in the US. You could easily spend hours and hours searching for unique antique treasures. Thousands and thousands of bargains can be found at over 1000 different booths.Every bargain shopping fanatic, should add this great local find to their Orlando to-do list.

 Spend the day shopping at premium outlet malls

If finding incredible name brand deals is your idea of fun, then you are in luck as Orlando is home to a number of outlet shopping malls. Orlando Premium Outlets on International Drive and Vineland Avenue, along with Lake Buena Vista outlets all offer an assortment of great retailers like Michael Kors, Burberry, and Banana Republic.

 Dine local in Winter Park

On your next outing to Orlando, skip the common chains overpopulating in the area in favor of a unique local treat at one of Winter Park’s numerous fantastic dining gems. Winter Park  restaurants offer a refreshing change from the abundance of chains in the area. The downtown area is home to an impressive array of restaurants offering every type of cuisine imaginable (check out Prato, Ethos Vegan Kitchen, and Keke’s Breakfast Cafe).

Tampa Bay area beaches

Florida’s Gulf Coast beaches are often ranked amongst the best in the world.The Tampa metro region is home to dozens of beaches, most notably Clearwater, known for its soft, powdery white sand. If you are looking for more peace and quiet and less of a tourist vibe, be sure to check out Indian Rocks Beach or Fred Howard Park. Both of these quiet options offer pretty views in a more relaxing setting.

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Glass bottom boat rides at Silver Springs State Park

Silver Springs State Park in Ocala is famous for its’ glass bottom boat rides, one of Florida’s oldest tourist attractions. Here you will have an opportunity to take an exciting narrated ride across the largest artesian springs formation in the world. The transparent bottom of the boat allows you to see all different types of fish and plant life. Be sure to keep an eye out for the occasional gator sighting on the banks.

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Silver Moon Drive Inn

In Lakeland, just an hour drive from Orlando, you will find one of the last remaining drive-in theaters in the area. This drive-in is one of the cleanest and most affordable around. Treat yourself to some old-fashioned fun; what a nice classic activity to enjoy year-round!

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 Spend the day exploring Downtown Disney

Downtown Disney is a dining, shopping, and entertainment destination similar to Universal City Walk, only with the added bonus of beautiful water views. Several popular theme restaurants (Rainforest Cafe, Planet Hollywood, & House of Blues) can be found here. In addition, a luxury bowling alley, souvenir shops, a luxury movie theater, and Cirque du Soleil shows can be added to your itinerary. Characters in Flight, a hot air balloon ride which travel 400 feet above Downtown Disney, is another unique activity to consider.


Flight Attendants discounts in Orlando

World Of Crew gets you a few awesome deals only for cabin crews in Orlando. Have a look into these and let us know if you manage to visit them during your layover!

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Any Cool Experience to share in Orlando

How was your layover in Orlando? Did you discover any new places? If so, please do share these useful tips with your fellow cabin crew, by commenting below!

Have a wonderful Layover !


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