By Rita Pires
The city of Orlando is located in the central region of the State of Florida and and Orange County headquarters. Orlando became famous for its theme parks and so receives over 50 million tourists a year, making it the second most visited city in the world. This huge traffic of tourists, allowed the construction of a mega hosting infrastructure, transportation, attractions, conventions and restaurants.
Besides being a tourist destination of the first order, the city has also established itself as a financial center, health and has gone through a period of rapid growth, with several new projects and expansion projects in progress. Orlando is the second largest university in Florida, University of Central Florida, UCF, with over 30,000 students enrolled, the second largest convention center in the US -Orange County Convention Center, with 186,000 square meters of exhibit and also a basketball team professional league NBA (Orlando Magic).
The Orlando International Airport, also called McCoy Airport- MCO, is the twenty-second busiest in the world.
The distance between Miami and Orlando is about 235 miles and it is recommended that tourists travels between the two cities by rental car using the road “Turnpike” because it offers the shortest path and quickly enters the two cities. The total amount in tools will be about $15 and the journey takes about 4 hours, including the 20 minute stop on the way at the appropriate and specific locations with bathrooms, cafeterias, and convenience stores. Orlando may be the perfect place for tourists with rental cars. Traveling between Miami and Orlando and throughout the state of Florida is ideal with a car because the whole state is flat with beautiful roads, and excellent signage. The ease of driving a car in Orlando and Miami makes the car rental fleet in
the state of Florida the largest in the country. To visit the city of Orlando is to fulfill dreams…dive into a magical world…only those who visited already know what “city of dreams” mean and why the desire to return every year. Orlando, the enchanted city awaits you!