Toothsome Chocolate Emporium: A Steampunk Food-venture!

Toothsome Chocolate Emporium: A Steampunk Food-venture!

By: Christina Szewczuk February 1, 2018 While at Universal Orlando resort, we like to dine at one of the many great restaurant choices offered in Universal’s City Walk area. We decided to do lunch at Toothsome Chocolate Emporium and Savory Feast Kitchen. I had heard about their legendary shakes so it was a must do! Located right next to the Hard Rock Café, this steampunk inspired building is an awesome sight to see. It lights up beautifully...

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Experiencing Universal Orlando for the First Time

Experiencing Universal Orlando for the First Time

By: Sari Palmeri January 23, 2018 Most people I know would consider me a “connoisseur of all things Disney”. I’ve been going to Disney World my entire life and started bringing my kids there at a young age. We have gone to Disney every year as a family, and I know all the parks like the back of my hand. After reading all of the Harry Potter books and seeing the commercials on TV, my older son asked the question I had been anticipating...

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Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach: A Groovy Resort with a Swell Family Suite

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach: A Groovy Resort with a Swell Family Suite

By: Allison Flynn December 12, 2017 I think having parents raised in the 50s and 60s may have contributed to my love of retro things and beach music. So when we decided to drive down to Orlando a day early for our vacation, I knew I wanted to spend at least one night at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort. Do you remember staying in hotels with over-the-top fixtures and filled with kitsch? If you miss that, then you will absolutely enjoy this...

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It’s a “Universe” of Characters!

It’s a “Universe” of Characters!

By: Rebecca Jones October 17, 2017 At the Universal Orlando Resort theme parks, you never know who you’ll meet! My family is a huge fan of meeting the characters who bring our favorite movies and books to life. I never really associated Universal with a ton of character meet and greet opportunities, but I was pleasantly shocked on our last vacation there. To start with, in Universal Studios theme park, you’ll find your favorite characters...

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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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