The scene – An early fall Wednesday morning at the turnstiles of Universal Orlando’s Islands of Adventure. Truth be known Islands of Adventure is my second favorite theme park in Central Florida behind EPCOT. I always try and pay a visit to IOA whenever I’m in town. This visit I was curious to see how soon [...]
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One of the hottest theme park lands in Orlando is the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Even after 2 years it’s still one of the most popular Orlando theme park destinations around and guests can’t wait to visit this land. It’s the first place guests race to when the park opens [...]
There’s No Way Out! That’s according to this year’s planning committee for the nation’s premiere Halloween event – Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 22. On 25 select nights this September and October Universal Studios theme park will be transformed into a horrifying maze of frightful activity. Continue through the page break and let’s preview this [...]
It’s the top award for theme park and amusement parks worldwide. Each year, ‘Amusement Today’ magazine hands out its Golden Ticket Awards for the best of the best in several amusement park categories. On September 7th & 8th, several amusement and theme park officials and fans gathered at the Dollywood Resort in Pigeon Forge, TN [...]
It’s time to remember when. Let’s take a journey back to the 1950s; specifically, the sci-fi era when alien movies and scary haunted ghost stories were part of the silver screen. Universal Orlando has brought this era back to life in the form of two elaborate, well-themed miniature golf courses. Get your alien ray gun, [...]
Blue Man Group, the hit, high-tech comical show that incorporates lights, sound effects, stunning visuals, and technology has brought their show experience to a new level at the Universal Orlando Resort. A new VIP experience has been added for guests to enjoy. So, not only can you catch the recently updated show, but now you [...]
I love the fact that I get to visit the theme parks at Walt Disney World several times a week. I am always listening to what first time visitors are saying as they are walking along. Sometimes I find myself shaking my head at some of the things I hear them saying!