Orlando is a city of approximately 200,000 people located in east/central Florida. It is the sixth largest city in Florida and the Orlando metropolitan area is home to nearly 1.8 million people.
Orlando is home to the world famous Walt Disney World Resort, as well as numerous other theme parks. Orlando is also only 45 minutes from Port Canaveral, a major cruise ship port that plays host to at least three major cruise lines and over ten different cruise ships, including the Disney Cruise Line's two ships. As of 2006, Orlando is also home to three Fortune 1000 company headquarters.
As a home to various theme parks, sports teams, restaurants, dance performances, toy stores, and recreation, Orlando is also consistently ranked as one of the top tourist destinations in the world.