Orlando: Under Construction

avalon-park-sml.jpgOrlando is beautiful. I guess that’s why it seems like everyone is moving here. Growth can be seen everywhere. Sadly, more growth equals less of nature to enjoy. Everywhere you look, new communities are under construction.

East Orlando is no exception. Where am I on Orlando’s map? I live in Waterford Lakes, next door to Avalon Park. Avalon Park is beautiful, features it’s own little town, with nice shops, and their very own festivals. The zone is booming, and houses around the area are selling like hotcakes; starting prices don’t seem to be a factor, whatsoever.

I used to love driving down Avalon Park Blvd, taking in all the green, the birds, the trees, but that has changed in the past few months. Now, little over a mile down the road from my house towards Avalon Park, there’s a very convenient Publix plaza, open daily, albeit only until 9pm. On my way over to the supermarket, I sigh deeply, because there is far less of nature for one to breathe in. Such is growth. The scene has changed greatly:

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