Orlando will be hosting Miss America pageant this week

Miss America pageant contestants – Courtesy: Shutterstock – Image by Everett Collection This week, the national Miss America pageant will be held in Orlando, with the 2024 theme being “Bringing Back the Magic.” In the Walt Disney Theater at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, preliminary and final rounds of the Miss America’s

The Big Apple loses out to Orlando, Florida, as the greatest American city for New Year’s Eve celebrations

Fireworks show in Orlando, FL — Courtesy: Shutterstock — Image by: VIAVAL TOURS According to recent research, the Sunshine State’s rise at the expense of New York now includes recognition as the greatest spot in the country to celebrate New Year’s Eve.  According to WalletHub’s research this month, Orlando, Florida, has overtaken New York City

Orlando restaurant ranks first among the U.S.’s award-winning restaurants

Orlando restaurant in Disney wins first place among U.S. award-winning restaurants – Pictured: Disney Springs, Orlando, FL — Courtesy: Shutterstock — VIAVAL TOURS According to a Trips to Discover survey, the best award-winning restaurant in the United States is located in Orlando. According to the travel company, it assessed 3-Star Michelin, 5-Star Forbes, and AAA-rated

Orlando is one of seven Florida cities that potentially face a housing crisis

Homes in Celebration District, Orlando, FL. – Courtesy: Shutterstock – Image by Box Lab Florida is a popular tourist destination in the United States due to its warm weather, sandy beaches, and attractions. However, with rising mortgage rates driving up property costs, some locals may contemplate relocating.  GOBankingRates published a report on the state’s housing

Disney declares the start of construction on Florida’s affordable housing

Disney Affordable Housing Plan (Not pictured) – Construction on new affordable housing project — Courtesy: Shutterstock — Image by: 1599686sv On Wednesday, Walt Disney World announced that construction on a proposed affordable housing development in Central Florida would begin the next year. On 80 acres of land, “a few miles away” from the Magic Kingdom

Five hidden bars in Central Florida that are worth exploring

Speakeasy bars – Courtesy: Shutterstock – Image by Maksym Fesenko Many don’t know that some of Central Florida’s secrets include hidden bars that may require a password to enter. The discreetness of today’s speakeasies, which are generally tucked away in restaurants or other public places, is helping them grow in favor. The nostalgic atmosphere provided

FSU ends 2022 with an incredible Cheez-It Bowl victory against Oklahoma

Aerial view of Doak Campbell Stadium at Florida State University (FSU) – Courtesy: Shutterstock- Image by Felix Mizioznikov Against a depleted Oklahoma team, Florida State was expected to have an easier time securing its tenth victory. The Seminoles showed out to be far from resilient in the first half before stepping up with a 17-point

Predictions: Florida State Seminoles vs. Oklahoma Sooners take on the Cheez-It Bowl

Cheez-It Bowl – FSU Fans Cheering at Football Game — Courtesy: Shutterstock — Image by: Ruth Peterkin On Thursday, the 13th-ranked Florida State Seminoles will compete in the Cheez-It Bowl from Camping World Stadium in Orlando against the 6-6, 3-6-Big 12 Oklahoma Sooners. The game is the only one in town and will be broadcast