The Wizarding World of Harry Potter (11)
Headed along I4 to go to Islands of Adventure and experience the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Got ourselves parked in the Jaws area car park and wandered down to the park entrance. The crowds were not bad at all, probably because it was a...
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Tips when visiting Universal
I thought you may like a couple of general tips that apply to both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure which could be of help and interest to you before you actually ‘try the parks’. Universal Orlando makes a special effort for its dis...
Viewed 2763 times since 27 November 2010.

The Blue Man Group
Having seen the Blue Man Group in New York, we decided to check out the local performance at Universal Orlando Resort. The show is housed at The Sharp Aquos Theater which is situated between the 2 Universal theme parks, adjacent to the Hard R...
Viewed 2190 times since 26 November 2010.

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opened in June 2010 in Islands Of Adventure. During our recent holiday we were able to experience this new addition to the theme park. The village is quite small and compact and due to it’s popularity can b...
Viewed 2279 times since 5 September 2010.

Universal Studios Tips for your day
A few tips for enjoying your day. We had a great time at Universal studios, parking (February 2010) was $14 and you parked in a multi story car park which was quite near to the parks and had “travelators” to speed up your journey there. We had not be...
Viewed 2419 times since 18 February 2010.

Osborne Family Spectacle of Lights
If you are ever lucky enough to be in Orlando during the Christmas holiday season this is one attraction that you definitely must not miss! Commencing after Thanksgiving until just after the New Year this magnificent spectacle of lights is featured i...
Viewed 1975 times since 1 January 2010.

Universal Studios vs Disney
I often get asked is Universal Studios better than the Disney parks? Normally people who are on their very first visits ask this because they are trying to decide whether to visit just the Disney parks or both Disney and Universal Studios as ...
Viewed 3095 times since 24 December 2009.

Best and Worst Rides at Universal Studios
When time is tight it is sometimes worth knowing which rides are worth queuing up for and which are not. This can depend a lot on the ages of your party obviously. Some rides all ages will enjoy, some are only for older children and adults an...
Viewed 4889 times since 17 April 2009.

Universal City Walk
Universal City Walk is Universal’s answer to Downtown Disney and Disney’s Boardwalk. It too is set around a lake and has a mix of restaurants, clubs, cinema screens and shops. Unlike its Disney rivals though it’s not located in a separate are...
Viewed 3142 times since 1 September 2008.

Islands of Adventure
Whenever I go to America, one of the things that I most enjoy is going to the theme parks. I love doing them because it brings unimaginable things to life. It takes you on an adventure of your own. One of the parks I most enjoy going to is Islands of...
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Universal Studios - A Short Guide
Whenever I go to America my one of my favourite places to go to is Universal Studios (right next to another park called Islands of Adventure). I like going there because it has great rides such as the E. T. ride where you fly through space on a bike ...
Viewed 2825 times since 1 September 2008.

Universal Studios
Universal Studios in Orlando is a theme park not to be missed. Situated next to Islands Of Adventure it opened in 1990 and has over 110 acres, sub-divided into six main areas and set around a huge man made lagoon. Here are a few of the favour...
Viewed 2328 times since 1 September 2008.

Stress Free at Universal's Islands of Adventure, Orlando
Great ideas for a stress free and fun day at Universal Studio s Islands of Adventure. For families with older children and teenagers, we think we have found an excellent formula to get the most out of this theme park without too much queuin...
Viewed 2680 times since 1 September 2008.

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