Orlando is a city in central Florida. The city of Orlando is the county seat of Orange County, Florida. Orlando is Florida's 6th largest city.
Orlando is also called "O-Town", "The Beautiful City" and "The Fantastic City". The fountain of Lake Eola is the symbol of Orlando. The town is believed to have been named after a soldier named Orlando Reeves who allegedly died in the area during the war against the Indian Seminole tribe.
Orlando is one of the most popular vacation spots in the world. Tourism brings the biggest revenue to the city. Orlando attracts about 52 million tourists a year during its peak season. Orlando and Orlando vacations are hotly sought after.
Orlando's main attractions include the University of Central Florida's Arboretum, Blue Spring State Park, Central Florida Zoo, Ecclesiastical Railway Station, Cirque du Soleil, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Cypress Gardens Adventure Discovery Cove, Gatorland, Hard Rock Live Museum of American Morse Art, Old Town, Orange County Regional History Center, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando Science Center, Wekiwa Springs State Park, Orchid World and Ripley's Not Believe It! .
The city is well known for its Disney World theme park, including the EPCOT Center and Animal Kingdom. Disney World Resort is located in the Reedy Creek Improvement Area.
Other tourist attractions include Sea World, Universal Studios Florida, Universal Orlando Resort and the largest McDonald's in the world.
Downtown Orlando attracts a significant number of tourists. Gatorland is one of the area's oldest attractions.
Orlando hosts the University of Central Florida, which is Florida's second-largest university.
The Orlando area hosts many lakes, such as Lake Apopka, Eustis, Griffin, Harney, Harris, Jesup, Monroe, Sand Lake, Conway and Tohopekaliga.
Parks in Orlando and adjacent areas include Azalea Park, Baldwin Park, Callahan,
College Park, Crescent Park, Delaney Park, Davis / Greenwood Lake, Eola Heights Lake, Central Park, Lake Highland Park, Roosevelt Park and Thornton Park.
Orlando has an excellent hotel industry. The restaurants and luxury hotels in Orlando are rich. Hotels in orlando are renowned for their luxury, amenities and quality services. Each Orlando hotel offers a complete romantic world to its guests.