Travel

If You Go . . . Orlando with the family

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.

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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
.com/resorts)

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.

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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
.com/dining/polynesian-resort/
ohana).

ANTHONY FLINT

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