LET FROMMER'S SHOW YOU WHERE YOUR KIDS CAN: Dine with Disney characters Watch spectacular fireworks shows Ride some of the world's fastest roller coasters Pet a stingray or swim with a dolphin Meet Mickey Mouse, Spider–Man, and other characters Surf one of the world's largest wave pools Go on an "African" safari PLUS INVALUABLE TRAVEL TIPS: Tackling the theme parks with your kids Age ranges for every theme–park ride and attraction Hotels that offer cribs and rollaway beds A complete rundown on restaurants with kids' menus Shopping for everything from Mickey ears to stuffed whales
Laura Lea Miller is a freelance writer based in Orchard Park, New York. This snowbird has gladly flown south to warmer weather to spend countless hours scouring Central Florida's many theme parks, hotels, resorts, and restaurants over the years—both with and without her five children. A family–travel expert who focuses on Central Florida, Laura has written several other Orlando and Florida books, including Frommer's Walt Disney World & Orlando and Walt Disney World & Orlando For Dummies, and has contributed to Frommer's Florida. She has also created a website (www.travel–insights.com) dedicated to family travel throughout central Florida.