In this episode of the Universal Edition, we talk about the upcoming Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley Webcast, A Harry Potter Celebration Weekend and review the Red Oven Pizza Bakery at CityWalk. Want to get in touch? Check out our contact page. Audio Edition 01/15/14 – Universal Show #001: [Download Mp3] Show Notes: [...]
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It’s time again to discuss what’s new, what’s happening, and what’s going on at the Universal Orlando resort. New attractions, capital investments, and big time rumors are surfacing at the Orlando mega-resort. Continue through the page break and let’s take a look at current and future projects inside and outside the theme parks.
Something strange is happening in the new Fantasyland, or at least that’s the word on the Net. There’s talk of mythical creatures, more specifically DRAGONS, in the Magic Kingdom. Since the opening of Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 1998, fans of myths and legends have been questioning whether or not some type of dragon attraction would [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Like most of you, I’m contemplating another vacation to Walt Disney World. As I think about the usual planning topics (hotel, transportation, dining and so forth), I’m also reflecting on past trips. And frankly, I came away from our last trip, in December 2011, a little frustrated. It’s taken me a while to understand why, [...]