For anyone who puts Florida on top of the list of places to stay during the holidays, great news!

The biggest and grandest names in sports and family entertainment industries are scheduled to offer exciting additions to their current array of attractions and activities.

These new improvements and facilities do not only give Florida a huge boost in tourism but will also post a promising future in the vacation home sales in Orlando. Not only that, even the surrounding area will benefit from it as the demands in Reunion and Kissimmee real estates are believed to shoot up, too. The more holiday makers coming in in the coming years, the bigger the need for accommodation. Happy times, indeed!

Some of the very well-known places that are expected to wow tourists and give huge dose of I-Love-Florida feels in 2017 are:

Universal’s Volcano Bay Water Theme Park

With the whole 28 acres dedicated to its third theme park, Universal Orlando promises a new exhilarating kind of water theme park experience. The park welcomes guests with a lush, tropical oasis setting giving a Pacific isle vibe. From afar, a gigantic volcano towers over a bright turquoise beach and a majestic waterfalls-by-day-slash-fiery-lava-by-night make the experience more visually satisfying. Guests can enjoy swimming through winding rivers and staying in private, two-story cabanas, riding on rafts and going through the swerving body slides that throw them above the water.

Universal’s Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon

Tonight Show’s studio audience will be invited to a ride that will show the deepest tunnels and tallest skyscrapers in New York City. All famous landmarks will be featured and everything else Jimmy Fallon’s mind can wander.

Pandora – The World of AVATAR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

This new installation is set up with latest creative, technical innovation that will give guests and fans the visual experience and a genuine feel of what life in Pandora is like. The journey begins with them being transported thru canoes and venturing down a river within the bioluminescent rainforest. Pandora’s charm and beauty will then reveal itself as the canoes pass by a slew of exotic glowing plants and otherworldly amazing creatures. Even years before it’s set opening date, this new Disney park has been expected to leave kids and adults alike exciting new surprises.

Miss Fortune Falls Attraction at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

Disney’s answer to the water theme park competition is going to be Orlando’s newest family- targeted raft attraction. Miss Fortune Falls promises to give the longest raft-ride that will take guests into an adventure through Captain Oceaneer’s past and will showcase Miss Fortune’s collections of artifacts.

The Edison Restaurant at Disney Springs 2017

This exciting new restaurant will replicate the 1920s- period and will have timeless all- American food favorites, cocktails, and live entertainment.


LEGO NINJAGO World will offer interactive rides where guests can turn their ninja LEGO adventure fantasies to reality. Part of the ride provides guest the opportunity for blow and blast fire, control lightning, and spew ice with their hands.

Orlando City Soccer Stadium

American soccer fans will have a whole new reason to love Florida more! Orlando City Lions will be getting their very own multi-purpose Soccer Stadium that will sit approximately 19500 football aficionados.

NFL Pro Bowl Game

All for the love of the sport, the inaugural game for the NFC- AFC conference matchup is scheduled to be held at the Camping World Stadium in downtown Orlando during the first month of 2017. NFL will also be introducing the Pro Bowl Week which gives a sneak peak to team practices and all other activities.

Margaritaville Resort Orlando

In addition to the well-loved Reunion ResortEncore Club ResortChampions gate Lennar real estates, is the newest addition to the Orlando vacation homes for sale scene will be Margaritaville Resort Orlando. The resort houses a hotel and a number of Margarette-themed homes, function space, retail spaces, dining and entertainment district, water park, and all other amenities. It is also set to host destination weddings and other events.

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