Universal Stories: We Needed This

Universal Stories: We Needed This

By: Julia Lang, Contributor to Discover Universal Parks Blog After nearly a year of homeschooling, game nights, swimming, biking, forcing my kids to watch and appreciate beloved 90’s movies — our family needed a break from the repetitive cycle of 2020 activities and tribulations. Both my husband and I lost our jobs right at the start of the pandemic. Our kids (and every other child in the world) experienced a sudden stop in sports,...

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Exploring the Artistry of American Indian Communities at the American Heritage Gallery at EPCOT

Exploring the Artistry of American Indian Communities at the American Heritage Gallery at EPCOT

by Lisa Kanazawa, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Imagineering We’re continuing to honor the cultures and the contributions of Native American and Indigenous communities and tribes throughout Native American Heritage Month. Today we’re shining a spotlight on recently updated content at The American Heritage Gallery, originally opened in 2018 inside the American Adventure Pavilion at EPCOT. Creating Tradition:...

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‘Disney Junior Dance Party!’ Returns to Disney California Adventure Park Bringing More Family Fun to the Disneyland Resort

‘Disney Junior Dance Party!’ Returns to Disney California Adventure Park Bringing More Family Fun to the Disneyland Resort

by Gabriel Gibaldi, Public Relations Director Families with little ones have so much fun to experience throughout the Disneyland Resort! Now, adding to the excitement for guests of all ages, the stars of “Disney Junior Dance Party!” are getting ready for their official return to the stage at Disney California Adventure park this Friday, October 15. This live show features high-energy songs, dazzling special...

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Why Mayfield Falls Is A Must Visit While In Jamaica. The Complete Guide.

Why Mayfield Falls Is A Must Visit While In Jamaica. The Complete Guide.

By Kyle Morrow, Contributor for Sandals Blog A visit to Mayfield Falls can have you feeling authentically (or almost) Jamaican as you get to immerse yourself completely into the surrounding natural environment. This is one of the most popular points of interest in Jamaica, and it is loved by many for its diverse offerings all in one place. Before we get ahead of ourselves, the beauty of this experience does not begin when you get to...

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Delightful Holiday Entertainment Will Enchant Guests Across Walt Disney World Resort This Holiday Season

Delightful Holiday Entertainment Will Enchant Guests Across Walt Disney World Resort This Holiday Season

by Jeremy Schoolfield, Managing Editor, Walt Disney World Resort Public Relations There is no better place to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year than The Most Magical Place on Earth – especially during The World’s Most Magical Celebration for the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World Resort! ‘Tis almost the season of enchanting holiday entertainment and yuletide-themed décor, so read on for more...

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How To Spend One Day in Universal Studios Florida

How To Spend One Day in Universal Studios Florida

Written by Rob Bloom, Creative Director of Discover Universal Blog It’s 1990. I’m standing with my family (and my glorious mullet) in the middle of Universal Studios Florida. For a kid growing up on a steady diet of movies and TV, there was no place else in the world I’d rather be.  The backlot sets. Nickelodeon Studios. All of it. Photo Credit: Rob Bloom If I could go back in time and tell little Robbie Bloom one...

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How To Spend One Day in Universal’s Islands of Adventure

How To Spend One Day in Universal’s Islands of Adventure

By Katie Schmidt, Managing Editor of the Universal Orlando Resort Blog. With its incredibly immersive themed lands, insanely thrilling roller coasters, and top-notch restaurants, Universal’s Islands of Adventure has a lot to offer. Some of my favorite days have been spent morning to evening exploring the theme park and enjoying all the sights, rides, and tasty treats throughout Islands of Adventure.  But with so much to see and...

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10 Things You HAVE to Do at Universal CityWalk

10 Things You HAVE to Do at Universal CityWalk

Photo Credit: IG – @sydneymbush By Denille Ricci, Associate Editor, Discover Universal Blog If you’re coming to vacation at Universal Orlando Resort you’re most likely going to find yourself passing through Universal CityWalk. Whether you’re staying at one of our resort hotels and riding a water taxi over or parking in our massive parking garages, you’ll find yourself walking through CityWalk on your way...

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#DisneyKids: Six Things on the Menu for Little Ones During EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival

#DisneyKids: Six Things on the Menu for Little Ones During EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival

by Idalis Mercado, Public Relations Manager, Disney Destinations We all love strolling around EPCOT tantalizing our taste buds with sweet and savory flavors during the annual EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival presented by CORKCICLE. But did you know there’s also a ton of festival fun just right for the small fry in your family? From a play area and scavenger hunt to tasty treats and family-friendly attractions,...

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Explained: What’s The Difference Between Oceanview, Oceanfront and Beachfront Rooms?

Explained: What’s The Difference Between Oceanview, Oceanfront and Beachfront Rooms?

By Kyle Morrow, Writer for Sandals Blog There are many things to consider when booking a room or suite for your vacation, but perhaps the most important one is the view from your window. Are you looking for an oceanfront, oceanview, or beachfront accommodation, and what is the difference between these? At first sight, it might seem like there’s not much of a difference in these descriptions, but boy is that far from the truth! Oceanview...

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