Top 5 Holiday Happenings at Universal Studios Orlando and Walt Disney World

Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter- now through January 6, 2018. Diagon Alley, London, and Hogsmeade are transformed with festive decorations, treats and special entertainment. And as the stars begin to shine, a stunning projection wraps Hogwarts castle in sparkling holiday spirit. Grinchmas at Universal’s Islands of Adventure This annual holiday celebration is…

Cabana Bay: A Great Value for Families at Universal Orlando

Let me start by saying, the resort itself is cool and fun! As you drive up to the main lobby, you are transported back in time to the days of family trips loading up the ol’station wagon and headed to the beach! In those days, roadside motels were plenty. As soon as you step on…

Universal Orlando Photo Package

When you’re at Universal Orlando Resort, who has time to worry about pictures?  With My Universal Photos, Universal Orlando Resort has professional photographers that capture your vacation memories for you.  You’ll have pictures of you and your family on some of your most favorite rides and attractions that you can’t get any other way. Plus,…

Must Do Dining at Universal Orlando

Thrilling rides are not the only reason my family loves Universal Orlando Resort. Food is a close second. To say we love to eat is an understatement. These 5 restaurants are always on our must do list when we visit Universal Studios and Islands of Adventures. The first one, and my absolute favorite, is Mythos….

Spotlight on Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Is your favorite scent pumpkin spice?  Do you love scary movies?  Do you DVR every episode of the The Walking Dead or American Horror Story and miss classics like Tales from the Crypt?  Does your house proudly display skeletons, witches, ghosts and more from the middle of September to the beginning of November?  If you…

Deeper into J.K Rowling’s Wizarding World? Bring it on!

Universal Orlando has some big plans for the future.  While many were sad to hear that the popular coaster Dragon Challenge will be closing for good on September 5, the final part of that announcement was met with excitement. The coaster is closing to make room for what Universal describes as an “all new coaster…

Utilizing Universal’s Express Pass

As a travel agent, I get asked a lot, and I mean A LOT, if the Express Pass at Universal Studios Orlando is worth it. My answer, every time, is YES! If you aren’t familiar, Universal Express Pass allows you to skip the lines at most Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure attractions. Universal…

Did You Say FREE?

Yep. Free. Universal is running a special “3-Park 2-Day Park to Park with Two Days Free Ticket” right now.  I mean the name is crazy long but the value is crazy good!  That gives you FIVE days to play in Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, AND the brand new Volcano Bay. That’s what you call a…