Getting there: Our choice was Southwest www.southwest.com from TF Green to Orlando nonstop; JetBlue www.jetblue.com and Delta www.delta.com offer nonstop service from Boston.
Getting around: If you skip renting a car, take taxis or Uber for trips not accommodated by on-site ground transportation at the parks. We used Hertz (www.hertz.com) for the daytrip from Orlando to Kennedy Space Center.
Accommodations: Cabana Bay Beach Resort (www.universal
orlando.com/Hotels/Cabana-Bay-Beach-Resort) offers family suites starting at $149. A vast array of Disney properties range from $109 to $569 (disneyworld.disney.go
Park Passes: Disney has a special guide for trips including grandparents (disneyworld.disney.go.com/grandparents-grandkids). Create an account at My Disney Experience (disneyworld.disney.go.com/plan/my-disney-experience). Universal Orlando (www.universalorlando
.com) offers a wide variety of packages and ticket options.
Dining: Among the surfeit of options: The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar (www.universalorlando.com/
Restaurants/CityWalk/The-Cowfish) and Emeril’s Orlando (emerils
restaurants.com/emerils-orlando) at Universal; Tusker House (disney
world.disney.go.com/dining/animal-kingdom/tusker-house-restaurant) and Ohana at thePolynesian Resort at Disney(disneyworld.disney.go