One thing that Orlando is really great for is shopping as there are lots of great areas for shopping including some great malls and factory shops along with some very affordable designer shops
There is the Belz Factory Outlet which house a number of different designer brands owned shops brands that we think of as exclusive at home in the uk but offer there goods at fantastic prices
At the Festival Bay you will find a number of great brand shops including the incredible outdoor world where you can buy almost anything for you outdoor hobby including a cruiser boat or test a fishing rod in the full size tank
Also there is a vans skate park for those of you into roller blading or skate boarding or you could visit the world famous Ron Jons surf shop for surf gear or a full size surf board
Premium outlet is a fantastic range of factory shops including Nike, Adidas, Reebok, timberland, levis, cloud nine, Ralph Lauren and lots lots more , its a great place to bag those bargains
You can visit the Millenia mall or the Florida mall, this is where the locals shop and the prices really are great
One of the smaller malls is the Lake Buena Vista but this offers some great bargains too with Oshkosh Bgosh, Gap and Vanity fair and many more great shops
Scattered throughout Orlando are many factory shops including a lot of the major sports brands so if you or the kids need sports gear some great bargains can be had
Malls and Shopping Centres
(Grouped By Location)
Lake Buena Vista / Disney
With the shops of Downtown Disney at its centre, the Lake Buena Vista area has numerous pleasant places to shop.
This three-mile strip has one of the largest concentrations of shopping options in the Orlando metro area.
The proliferation of shopping options elsewhere have left downtown and Orlando proper struggling a bit for recognition, but not for quality.
Shopping options west and south of Orlando proper, including Metro West, Winter Garden, Ocoee and part of Turkey Lake Road.
Kissimmee / St. Cloud
Located southeast of the Disney World complex, Kissimmee has several interesting shopping areas.
Airport / Florida Mall
Central Florida's largest shopping attraction, the Florida Mall, and the surrounding area.
Areas north of Orlando, including Winter Park, Altamonte Springs and Apopka.