Enjoy the Florida sunshine in Oviedo, only 20 miles away from Orlando. If you live in this suburban town, your kids will enjoy being so close to Mickey Mouse and friends. Oviedo was named after the town in Spain to honor the Spanish heritage of the Sunshine State. This town has everything you and your family could need, from highly rated schools, a well-stocked mall and the YMCA, to a bowling center, Little League, and many other features. Citizens enjoy the annual cultural events here. The city also boasts an unusual feature: Chickens that freely walk through downtown.