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Hello and welcome to my latest trip report from our amazing summer holiday to New York and Florida. We spent 5 nights in New York which we kept a surprise from the kids until the airport, then we flew down to Tampa to spend 7 nights on Anna Maria Island, finally we drove up to Orlando for our last 9 nights. You can find all the details including introductions of who we are in my Pre Trippy.
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Travel day - London Heathrow to Newark, Shake Shack & Empire State Building

Day 1 - Statue of Liberty, Georges Diner, 9/11 Memorial, Brooklyn Bridge & Ryan Maguires Ale House

Day 2 - Tick Tock Diner, HOHO Bus & Central Park

Day 3 - Greenwich Village, The Highline, Chelsea Market, Ellens Stardust Diner & Chicago the Musical

Day 4 - Move to hotel, Shopping, Grand Central Terminal, TOTR & Juniors

Day 5 - La Guardia to Tampa, Anna Maria Island & Rod and Reel Pier

Day 6 - Ginny & Jane Es, Chilled day at house & Harrys Bar and Grill

Day 7 - Shopping, Mall @ University Town Centre, Cheesecake Factory, Ellenton Outlets & Dominos

Day 8 - AMI Beach Cafe, Chilled day at house, Bridge Tender Inn & Crazy Golf @ The Fish Hole

Day 9 - Boat hire on Tampa Bay, Exploring Pine Ave & Hurricane Hanks

Day 10 - Beach, Chilled day at house & Smoqhouse

Day 11 - Peachs, Beach, Sandbar & Amazing Sunset!

Day 12 - Sunrise @ Rod and Reel Pier, Ginny & Jane Es, Drive to Orlando, Shopping @ Vineland Premium Outlets, Millers Ale House & Check In to Windsor Hills

Day 13 - Dennys, Walmart, Villa Pool Day & Texas Roadhouse

Day 14 - Wild Florida Airboat Ride, 4 Rivers Smokehouse, LBV Factory Stores, Kissimmee Clearance Stores & Silvermoon Drive In Movie Theatre

Day 15 - Cracker Barrel, Villa Pool Day, Olive Garden & Disneys Boardwalk

Day 16 - Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure & Panda Express

Day 17 - Disney Springs, Villa Pool Day, Longhorn Steakhouse & Target

Day 18 - Shopping, Premium Outlets I-Drive, Teak Neighbourhood Grill, Villa, Buffalo Wild Wings

Day 19 - Disney Springs, Blaze Pizza, Magic Kingdom & MNSSHP

Day 20 - Golf @ Celebration, Celebration Town Tavern, Villa & Bahama Breeze

Day 21 - Travel home day, Perkins, Crazy Golf @ Fantasia, Florida Mall, Orlando to London Gatwick
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Been a great read, thanks for sharing .
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