The Wonderful Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The Wonderful Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Missy Ryan January 12, 2017 In September I spent the day immersed in the wonderful Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando. I have decided to share a little bit about my day for those who are planning a trip or considering planning a trip. I was absolutely blown away by the amazing recreation and detail that had gone into every inch of this part of the park. Get Park-to-Park Tickets There are 2 lands, Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley. You...

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Weekend at Universal Orlando

Weekend at Universal Orlando

Juli Russ October 18, 2016 January in Michigan can get really cold. Where to go for a long weekend with a 12-year-old boy in January? Hey, how about Universal Studios Orlando? The only time I had visited Universal Studios Orlando was in the early 90’s so I decided it would be the perfect place to take my son for our getaway and his first visit. I looked at all the resort options and decided on Lowe’s Royal Pacific. I chose this resort for...

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How to Snap the Perfect Universal Globe Shot

How to Snap the Perfect Universal Globe Shot

May 19, 2016 From: The Official Blog of Universal Orlando Resort How to Snap the Perfect Universal Globe Shot for Your #UniversalMoments Posted: 03 Nov 2015 06:20 AM PST It’s real. You’re here. Everything is happening. As you pass Red Oven Pizza Bakery (yum! #ShamelessPlug) and turn the corner you see it – the Universal Globe in all its magnificent glory. We all know what needs to be done: vacation bragging. Nothing says “Wish you were...

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Thank You For An Incredible 25th Year of Halloween Horror Nights

Thank You For An Incredible 25th Year of Halloween Horror Nights

March 22, 2016 Thank You For An Incredible 25th Year of Halloween Horror Nights From: the Official Blog of Universal Orlando Resort By: Michael Aiello   I can’t believe Halloween Horror Nights 25 is over. It feels like a blink of an eye since it began. This year has truly been a memorable experience for all involved. The event promised to be something fitting of a 25th year. And through the amazing talents of so many people—armies of...

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Universal Orlando, Cabana Bay Beach Resort

Universal Orlando, Cabana Bay Beach Resort

Cabana Bay Beach Resort at Universal Orlando By Rebecca Jones Universal Orlando’s newest — and only — value resort is the Cabana Bay Beach Resort.  This family-friendly resort, which opened in early 2014, is uniquely themed to represent beach getaways in the early 1960s. My family had the opportunity to stay at Cabana Bay in October 2014, and we loved it! There are two types of rooms available, standard rooms that sleep four, and family...

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