Ken (here and here) and Pete are pretty much of the same opinion as me on the Orlando trip, it was a great time! I can’t add too much to what they said. I put the pictures that I took in the gallery.

Our itenerary went pretty much like this:

Day 1
Universal Studios
Islands Of Adventure
Day 2
Islands Of Adventure
Day 3
Magic Kingdom
Watch Lost (also owned by Disney)
Day 4
Day 5
Animal Kingdom
Watch fireworks
Day 6
Massage Feet

Ken and I are pretty much of the same opinion of the rides. Here are my favorite rides from the various parks in the order which I enjoyed them most:

Universal Studios

  1. Revenge of the Mummy
  2. Shrek 4D
  3. Men In Black: Alien Attack
  4. Back to the Future
  5. Terminator 2 3D
  6. Earthquake: The Big One
  7. E.T. Adventure
  8. Twister: Ride it Out

Islands of Adventure

  1. Dueling Dragons: Fire and Ice
  2. Amazing Spider-Man Ride
  3. Incredible Hulk Coaster
  4. The Cat in the Hat
  5. Jurassic Park River Adventure
  6. 8th Voyage of Sinbad
  7. Storm Force Accelatron
  8. Doctor Doom’s Fearfall
  9. Poseidon’s Fury

Disney’s Magic Kingdom

  1. Space Mountain
  2. Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
  3. Splash Mountain
  4. The Hall Of Presidents
  5. The Haunted Mansion
  6. Peter Pan’s Flight
  7. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
  8. “it’s a small world”
  9. Pirates of the Caribbean
  10. The Enchanted Tiki Room


  1. The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
  2. Muppet Vision 3-D
  3. Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Animal Encounters

  1. Kilimanjaro Safaris
  2. Festival of the Lion King
  3. The Tree of Life


  1. Mission: SPACE
  2. Soarin’ New
  3. Spaceship Earth
  4. Morocco Pavilion
  5. Japan Pavilion
  6. United Kingdom Pavilion
  7. U.S.A. Pavilion
  8. Germany Pavilion
  9. Norway Pavilion
  10. Italy Pavilion
  11. Mexico Pavilion
  12. China Pavilion
  13. Canada Pavilion
  14. France Pavilion