A stone’s throw from Central Florida’s world-famous theme parks is a metropolis with an uncommon title you’ve probably heard of.
Located simply south of Orlando, Kissimmee has a wealthy historical past that spans greater than 150 years. In the mid-Nineteenth century, settlers established a buying and selling submit and a steamboat touchdown which might change into the middle of city.
Kissimmee went on to change into a hub for cattle ranching and citrus farming. With the opening of Walt Disney World close by in the Seventies, town skilled an enormous inflow of tourists from all around the world. Souvenir retailers, inns, and sights of every type got here to dominate Highway 192.
Today, Kissimmee is a thriving metropolis with a inhabitants of almost 80-thousand folks. It is understood for its lovely lakes, historic downtown space, and proximity to the various theme parks and sights in the Orlando space.
On this episode, we’re exploring the 10 greatest issues to do in Kissimmee.
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