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Spring Break 2016

Day 4

Today was our last day at Universal Resort in Florida. The night before, my niece and I went over the park maps and marked things we for sure wanted to do the next day. 1,253 more words



This past Wednesday, I got the distinct pleasure to ride the Incredible Hulk coaster after its refurbishment at Universal Orlando.

As someone who used to be terrified of upside down roller coasters, it’s strange to be one of the first people to ride one. 140 more words

Episode 7: Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights

Episode seven finds us at the mercy of Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights. A frightening spectacle of terror and scares not recommended for small children. There are haunted houses, scare zones and hidden around every corner is a person just dying to frighten you. 44 more words

Video Logs

Episode 5: Universal Studios Orlando and Islands Of Adventure

It’s episode five and today we will be traveling to Universal Studios Orlando Diagon Alley and Islands of Adventure. A wonderful world of movies, magic and thrills. 62 more words

Video Logs

Cabana Bay Stay

A couple of weeks ago, I was blessed to go on a (whole) family vacation after about 10 or so years.

When my grandmother got sick from natural causes, it was hard for her to travel. 909 more words

Lessons & Advice

A Visit To Skull Island: Reign Of Kong

Something you will see a lot of here on Dad Encyclopedia are stories about theme parks. Since we live in Miami, hitting Orlando to visit the Disney and Universal parks is an easy 3 1/2 hour drive. 212 more words

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