S: A Treasured Tour of Photos
FC: Orlando September 2011
1: We left for our trip to Orlando, Florida on Thursday September 8, 2011. Here we are on our way as I took some aerial photographs from the airplane.
2: We stayed at the beautiful Hard Rock Hotel which is owned by the Hard Rock Cafe. It was a cool hotel with actual rock memorabilia such as framed clothing worn by rock artists.
3: Guitar Fountain outside hotel | "Baby You Can Drive My Car." Sign by the valet area. The Beatles
4: This is the restaurant at the hotel where we ate several times. | This was a tribute to Elvis that was inside of the hotel.
7: Hotel Pool Area
8: "Water taxi" at the hotel that took us to Universal Studios and City Walk. | Outside of a surf shop | "Little Surfer Girl" | Universal's City Walk
9: Hard Rock Cafe
10: This is the NBA City Restaurant on City Walk.
11: Jimmy Buffett's "Margaritaville" restaurant and bar. Need I say more?
12: Friday, September 9, 2011 | "I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse." -Walt Disney
13: Here I am on Big Thunder Mountain Railroad; one of my favorite rides at Disneyworld. The other ride that my mom and I are on is the Astro Orbiter which is the first ride we went on when we arrived.
14: "Dancing in the Street." Doing the "Electric Slide" on the streets of Frontierland. | Me and "Frontierland" Donald.
15: Some of the buildings on Main Street U.S.A.
16: On Main Street U.S.A. | Busy Day...
20: Universal Studio's and Universal's Islands of Adventure Parks. We went to the Islands of Adventure Park first.
22: Our First Stop of the Day | Cat in the Hat
24: Jaws Ride and Jurassic Park Ride. | Ahhh! Yikes!
25: Poseidon's staff and Mystic Fountain.
26: The Wizarding World of | Pictures cannot contain the majesty of Harry Potter World.
27: The Simpson's Ride was one of my very favorite at Universal.
28: Monday, Sept. 12 Route 46 Restaurant | On Tues. night we shopped at the Orlando Premium Outlets. | I got a new outfit here.
29: Miami International Airport. As Will Smith would say, "Welcome to Miami." | Going Home to Dallas!