About Downtown Orlando
It is a common tourist destination because of the nightlife as well as the proximity to the theme parks, the nature preserves, and the Orlando convention center. The Orlando international Airport is the most common way to visit the area, and features international and domestic flights every day. Within the airport, there are a number of services including car rental companies, a lot of shopping, as well as several restaurants.
Downtown Orlando Hotels
It’s easy to find accommodations throughout downtown Orlando. One of the most popular, and Zagat rated is that of the Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando. It is a luxurious option features a rooftop pool. There is also the Courtyard Orlando Downtown, which is a relatively straightforward hotel conveniently located and has Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool.
Many of the hotels are conveniently located to all of the hot spots, and this includes the Crowne Plaza Orlando, which is a high-end option with an affordable price tag per night.
Attractions in Downtown Orlando
There are many things to see and do throughout downtown Orlando. The Amway Arena is one of the largest buildings in downtown and it is the home of the Orlando Magic NBA team as well as where many musicians and bands will go in order to perform concerts. Nearby is also Bob Carr, which is a performing arts center that features a variety of off-Broadway shows. It is also where symphonies and orchestra as well perform.
Also in downtown Orlando is a comedy improv center, a variety of nightclubs, predominantly scattered around Church Street, as well as Lake Eola. On the lake, there are swan paddle boats that can be rented. Throughout the year, there are also various events that take place in downtown and around the lake. This includes farmers markets, art fairs, and more.
Within a 20 minute drive of downtown Orlando is also Universal Studios, Islands of adventure, Sea World, and Walt Disney World theme parks. This ensures that there are always lengthy of things to do for Taurus and residents alike.