The first teaser for Halloween Horror Nights 23 at Universal Orlando has been revealed, along with the first official house announcement: Cabin in the Woods. Were so pumped about this house, the movie is amazing and terrifying. We can’t wait to see what else is announced over the coming weeks! Continue reading
ORLANDO, Fla. (February 26, 2013) – Guests can now book reservations for Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort,the new, 1800-room hotel at Universal Orlando Resort that will feature value-priced guest rooms and moderately priced family suites. Continue reading
Universal Orlando has unleashed its new advertising campaign for 2013, with the tagline “Vacation like you mean it.” It’s a great campaign that gets use excited for our next trip! We must mention our favourite ad campaign was the “Be courageous. Be Outrageous. Be Extraordinary” that debuted with The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. What’s your favourite Universal Orlando ad campaign?
Happy Thanksgiving to our American friends, and happy “we get Black Friday now” to our Canadians!
It’s been quite a while since we last posted. Our apologies, we’ve been transporting our lives to another part of the country. All the way from Ontario to Alberta. We have a lot of things to catch up upon in the next few weeks. This week we’ll keep it simple and link to a few interesting articles about all the amazing, magical and fantastical developments in the theme park world. Enjoy!
Seaworld Antarctica Ride Vehicles from The Orlando Sentinal
Why Walt Disney World Matters in the Wizarding World from our friends at Spins The World
Universal Studios Florida MEGA Expansion from Orlando Theme Park News
Visiting Disney World at Christmas from Mice Age
Thanks for your continued support. We’re looking forward to bringing you the best in theme park news & views.
As the holiday season is quickly approaching, Universal Orlando has released details of this year’s events for both parks. The ever popular Grinchmas will return to Islands of Adventure, as well as the Macy’s Holiday Parade at Universal Studios Florida.
All we need now is some form of Christmas overlay to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and all our holiday wishes would come true! Continue reading
The second worst kept secret in Orlando has been unveiled…Transformers: The Ride will be opening in Summer 2013 at Universal Orlando Resort. What an awesome addition to the resort! Now can we get some news about the other worst kept secret: Harry Potter Phase 2? Check out the press release for Transformers below: Continue reading
Disney has posted a new teaser site and map for the New Fantasyland Expansion at The Magic Kingdom in Orlando. The internet has gone wild with a few accusations that they have taken much licence in regards to the map design from a certain boy wizard who resides up the road. In addition to the similarities of the maps, Gaton’s Tavern is going to have its own special LeFous Brew served in souvenir steins and goblets (including a foamy head!) What do you think? Is Disney attempting to copy Universal? After all, they say imitation in the sincerest form of flattery. We’re working on an article to detail more of the similarities between these two hyper-themed lands. Let us know what you think in the comments below.