Kissimmee Saturday Morning
Wake Up Call
- 26 May 2012
How did Kissimmee get its name? Kissimmee is a modern spelling of a tribal word. The name 'Kissimmee' has been linked to a village of the Jororo, one of Florida's lesser known tribes.
Today's Top Kissimmee Tip: Family Activities
With Kissimmee being located just minutes away from the Walt Disney World Resort theme parks, it is the perfect destination for families. It's not just the theme parks that appeal to families though! Gatorland is a popular attraction, as well as EcoSafaris at Forever Florida and horseback riding at Horse World. In the evenings, a visit to one of the popular dinner shows is a must - with everything from knights to gangsters it is sure to entertain the entire family.
This week's Kissimmee Property:
The Ramada Gateway Kissimmee is located just one mile away from the Walt Disney World Resort theme parks and the hotel offers complimentary shuttles to transport guests between the two. The hotel offers value, convenience and comfort for its guests and has plenty of amenities to keep the kids entertained, such as video games, mini golf and 2 outdoor swimming pools.