Downtown Orlando is packed full of fun things to do if you are looking for the urban city lifestyle. Take a walk around Lake Eola with its recently renovated landmark fountain or enjoy the local nightlife with many local pubs, upscale dining, bars and more! Downtown Orlando is very walkable city and easy to stroll from one side to the other in 10 – 15 minutes. Living in Downtown Orlando keeps you close to the heartbeat of where all the city life happens. Orlando is a bustling city of around 2 million people including the surrounding metro area.