Quality Suites Universal South
9350 Turkey Lake Road
Orlando, FL 32819
Phone: (407) 351-5050
Fax: (407) 363-7953
There's lots on offer for the business traveler in the bustling city of Orlando. Whether you want to attend events or hold your own, The Orange County Convention Center is the perfect choice. Ideal for trade shows, conventions, meetings and fairs, it meets all the needs of the business traveler. Equipped with the most modern facilities, its service is also of the highest quality. The center boasts of lecture rooms, an auditorium, a business center as well as dining rooms. It has a unique program for encouraging its employees to perform well. A guest who receives outstanding service may reward the employee with a courtesy coin. Every quarter, those employees who have earned a certain amount of coins, can win several prizes. Most impressive though is the fact that not a dime of tax payers' money has been used for this government-run state-of-the-art center.
STAR TRANS provides private transportation in Orlando, FL and statewide, including airport shuttles, and services getting you to and from all of Orlando's top attractions (Disney World, Universal Studios, SeaWorld, and more). Call or see the website for more information.
If you're staying at one of the many resorts dotting popular International Drive or just need a little break from the footwork, check in to the I-Ride Trolley. The trolleys are wheelchair accessible and their quaint, old-fashioned design features plenty of window seats. Operating daily year-round, the I-Ride Trolley is the way to see the most of I-Drive with the least amount of footwork.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. Dr. Phillips High School firmly believes in this old proverb. Hence this school has established a well-equipped gym in their premises. You can find the health-conscious students here pumping iron or burning extra calories. The school also hosts Men's Volleyball, Tennis, Womens Gymnastics and a variety of sports events to ensure that students participate in some sports activity. All in all, the school assures to introduce a healthy and bright generation of promising students.
With Alliance Business Centers you can set up shop and be open for business in more than 500 locations around the world. You can select from a menu of services, such as a corporate mailing address, personal telephone receptionist and full suite or conference room facilities. No matter how big or small you are, Alliance Business Centers have just what you need.
The Apple Store caters to all of your Mac and iPod needs. Stop in at their store in Florida Mall, to check out the latest games, software, and accessories. If you're traveling, the staff can direct you towards all the adapters you need for your electronics. Many locations also offer workshops on how to use their various products. See their website for more information and a calendar of events.
Star Taxi is a metered service offered by Star Transportation Management Inc. This is one of the various services offered by the company. Their goal is to strive to maintain a high standard with its fleet of well-maintained cars and expert staff. Call them for a pickup or drop to anywhere in Orlando, and you will see that waiting time is almost negligible!
Fantasy Surf, an indoor water complex located inside the Fantasy World Resort in Kissimmee, is minutes away from Orlando and all of the local attractions. The facilities provide a surfing and wakeboarding experience for those who might not be able to go out and do the real thing. Water enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels can experience the thrill of riding the waves in this safe and controlled environment. The three-inch sheet of water provides the right conditions for surfing and the padded walls, floors and beach areas keep you safe. All you need to bring is a bathing suit. Fantasy Surf also features an on-site cafe and surf shop. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Orlando’s first Catholic church, the St. James Catholic Cathedral parish can date it’s beginning to the year 1885. Over the years the church has seen several changes, including changes in location and the building which has undergone significant alterations over the years. The current structure dates back around 50 years to 1952. Notable features include the beautiful Rose window, impressive stone front and the majestic Wicks organ. Sunday Mass is held in three languages, in keeping with the diverse congregation, English, Spanish and Creole. English Mass is held at 7.30am, 9:00am, 10:30am and 5:00pm; Spanish Mass at 12:15pm and Kreole Mass at 6.30pm. Besides this services, prayer meetings and confession takes place at varied timings. For details, visit the website.
A premier venue for spring training baseball, this place is one of the larger and flashier ones. Formerly known as Cracker Jack Stadium, Champion Stadium boasts of a seating capacity of 9,500. Despite its size, spectators are never too far from the action, though the seating can get a bit confining. Open-air luxury seats are also available. It is the spring training home of the Atlanta Braves.
In sunny Orlando Florida, Orlando Orange Super Sport is a 24 hour gym and training facility. The huge complex features several ways to stay healthy and de-stress from cardio, free weights, steam room, lap pool as well as personal training areas. With professional trainers available for sessions, group cycling classes and more, it’s easy to stay fit. The convenient hours means that no matter how late you get at work, you don’t have to miss out on your fitness regime. At affordable monthly fees of USD 49.99 it’s a good option to check out for your fitness requirements. For additional details, visit the website.
Just across from the Citrus Bowl Stadium, the Thunder Field is a well-known venue. It has played host to many sporting events and is also a popular concert venue. When not hosting an event, this field is used for practices and exercise sessions by sports persons. This well-maintained, manicured, green field is the home to the Orlando Predators football team.