Tag: Universal Orlando

Theme Park Guest 101: Part 1- How to make your visit go smoothly

Theme Park Guest 101: Part 1- How to make your visit go smoothly

| August 8, 2012 | Reply

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!

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Universal Orlando’s New Superstar Character Breakfast

Universal Orlando’s New Superstar Character Breakfast

| July 26, 2012 | 1 Reply

Planning a trip to Orlando can sometimes be a daunting task, especially when you are combining both Disney and Universal theme parks into the equation.  As I was planning the Universal portion of our vacation I came across something new we had to try.  Universal Orlando has introduced a new character breakfast.  The Superstar Character [...]

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Universal Orlando Testing New Ride Reservation System

Universal Orlando Testing New Ride Reservation System

| July 10, 2012 | Reply

The idea of reserving your times for riding major attractions is beginning to extend throughout the Orlando theme parks.  Universal Orlando is now experimenting with such a system at Islands of Adventure.  To learn more about this system and how you can purchase your ride times continue through the page break.

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An Up Close Look at the Launch Control Center at Kennedy Space Center

An Up Close Look at the Launch Control Center at Kennedy Space Center

| July 10, 2012 | 3 Replies

I have been a fan of the NASA Space program for many, many years.  I can remember watching the first moon landing on TV years ago.  I remember wishing I could see the Kennedy Space Center in Florida someday.  Well, now I am lucky enough to visit there as often as I like.  When I [...]

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Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem Debuts at Universal Orlando

Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem Debuts at Universal Orlando

| July 3, 2012 | Reply

During a recent visit to Universal Studios Orlando I had the opportunity to experience the all new Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem attraction.  The attraction was in a technical testing phase, but as of Monday, July 2nd it is now fully operational and open to the public during normal theme park operating hours at Universal Studios.  [...]

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2011 Theme Park Attendance Report

2011 Theme Park Attendance Report

| July 1, 2012 | Reply

Every year the TEA (Themed Entertainment Association) publishes a report on attendance at theme parks worldwide. This year the report is published in conjunction with AECOM. The report for 2011 came out recently. Here is a link to the full 2011 report.

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Universal Orlando Update

Universal Orlando Update

| May 12, 2012 | 1 Reply

As Universal Orlando continues their ‘Year to be Here’ campaign, new attractions, shows, and announcements continue to roll out to the public.  Keep reading through the page break and let’s take a look at what guests and visitors have to look forward to this summer.

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