S: Orlando Memories 2010
1: We met up with Mom and Dad C. in Milwaukee, played travel games and had lunch during our layover, and then flew together to Orlando. Orlando- exploring our Disney theme home, dinner memories at Chick Fil A and the IHOP fiasco.
2: Orlando | Day 1
3: Day 2 | Sea World- a freezing cold 54 degrees! (it was cold all week); Blue Horizon dolphin show, petting the sting rays, sea carousel, Shamu show, Dipping Dots, Pet’s Ahoy, Allure, shark encounter, sea lion show. Grandpa and Lindsey going on the scariest roller coaster ever called the Manta. Dad having a claustrophobia attack at the end when they were waiting to get off (they were tipped facing down) and the controls stalled for 5 minutes.
17: Epcot- The Seas, Finding Nemo ride and Turtle Talk with Crush, Journey to Imagination, Honey I Shrunk the Audience, Lunch near the Leap Frog Fountains, World Showcase, Sarah meeting a life-size Marie from Aristocats in France, and later getting a little stuffed Marie to take home, the Miyuki Japanese candy artist, huge waffle ice cream cones near the Africa area, Lindsey and Grandpa going on Soarin’, Ellen’s Energy Adventure, Dinosaur, Finding Nemo and Turtle Talk again, and riding the monorail. | Day 3
23: Sarah and Marie
28: Disney Hollywood Studios- rain, rain and more rain. We wore ponchos but had wet shoes all day. Playhouse Disney Show (Isaac's favorite), the (scary) Little Mermaid show, Disney Animation and MEETING MICKEY, trying to find a spot out of the rain for lunch, Grandpa and Lindsey riding the Tower of Terror, LOVING the Beauty and the Beast show; walking in the pouring rain to Honey I Shrunk the Kids Movie Set only to find out it was closed, Muppet Vision 3D, Adam getting to meet Tow Mater and Lighting McQueen from Cars, Isaac's meltdown while watching Indiana Jones, Adam meeting Woody and Buzz from Toy Story, and TOY STORY MANIA RIDE!! | Day 4
35: Rain, Rain Go Away
41: Day 5 | Animal Kingdom-Enjoying all the beautiful plants, seeing It's Tough to A Be Bug, Kilimanjaro safari ride and seeing the animals, riding the Wildlife Express Train, watching Grandpa feed the goats with the kids at the Affection Station, Adam and Sarah meeting Jiminy Cricket and Pocahontas, a picnic lunch watching some storks, meeting Thumper and Miss Bunny at Camp Mickey, LOVING the Festival of the Lion King, eating Mickey ice cream Ears and ice sandwiches, meeting most of the Winnie the Pooh Characters, Triceratops Spins, Lindsey braving Expedition Everest, and the AWESOME Mickey's Jammin'’ Jungle parade.
57: Magic Kingdom- being amazed at parking so far away having to take the tram and monorail to get to the entrance, Dumbo the Flying Elephant, Cinderella’s Carrousel,The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh ride, Peter Pan Flight, It’s a Small World; exploring Minnie and Mickey’s houses, Walt Disney World Railroad, Tommorowland Speedway, Celebrate a Dream Come True Parade, Magic Carpets of Aladdin, more ice cream, the Jungle Cruise, Grandma helping Adam escape from the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, the Swiss Family Treehouse, a very crowded dinner at Fecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Café, Wishes Nighttime Spectacular, the Haunted Mansion, (Isaac with his little hands over his eyes with socks (gloves) on them, the wonderful SpetroMagic light parade. | Day- 6
65: DREAMS CAN COME TRUE
79: Epcot again. We knew it would rain this day and that Epcot had a lot of indoor things so we went back. Nemo and Turtle Talk again, exploring the Seas more , Living with the Land, The Circle of Life movie, Innovations, Reimagined! Spaceship to Earth (the space ride in the golf ball), talking Grandma, Greg, and Adam (and his courage) into riding Soarin’ with Lindsey and loving it. 54 degrees today. | Day 7