Orlando: The City Beautiful

Orlando is the county seat of Orange County, Florida. Located in Central Florida, Orlando is the 26th largest metropolitan area in the United States and the sixth largest in the Southern United States. The city of Orlando is nicknamed “The City Beautiful.” Orlando is often referred to as "Hollywood East" because of the numerous movie studios in the area. It’s also known as “The Theme Park Capital of the World” and its tourist attractions draw more than 60 million visitors a year. As the one of the most visited American cities, Orlando’s famous attractions form the backbone of its tourist industry: Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld, Gatorland, and Wet ‘n Wild are among the most popular. Most importantly, Orlando ranks as the fourth "Most Popular American City Based on Where People Want to Live" according to a study conducted by the Pew Research Center. Why wouldn’t you want to make all of these dreams a reality? All of Orlando’s activities make it the perfect city to start anew.