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Orlando (Florida) – 'Theme Park Capital of the World' #FlashBackFriday

‘We do not stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.’

Orlando (Florida) is known as the ‘Theme Park Capital of the World’ what i like is the fact that the theme parks cater to both kids and adults.  1,144 more words

Splendid Places

"The forbidden journey to the wizarding world of Harry Potter..."

An IHOP breakfast was had on our way to Universal Studios. A mix of pancakes and bacon went down a treat before we headed to park at the studios, have our bag searched and then headed in to the park. 1,354 more words


Dragon Challenge Disappointment

I’ve been putting this post off for a while now. I didn’t feel ready to discuss how upset I was or how angry I still am over the tragic closing of Dueling Dragons. 1,196 more words


August 2017 Walt Disney World Trip Report - Part 1

This trip report starts in a different place than our usual Disney Trip Reports.  That’s because this trip began at Universal Studios Orlando.  Well, it started in an airport and then on a plane and then in an airport and then in a rental car and then in Universal Studios Orlando.   2,931 more words

Trip Reports

I Went to a Universal Orlando After-Hours Event; Here's What It Was Like

As part of their “Passholder Appreciation Days” season (August 14 to September 30) Universal Orlando has held a couple of special events for Annual Passholders in the past couple of weeks and we were able to go last week. 1,258 more words

Special Event

Have A Sweet Tooth?

Have a Sweet Tooth? Toothsome Chocolate Emporium may be the place for you. Not only do they have great food, desserts, and drinks in the restaurant, they have great treats in the candy shop to take with you! 20 more words

Em and Stu do America part 7: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

As lifelong fans, we are among millions of poor saps who will pay basically anything to see this beloved world brought to life for a day. 1,316 more words

(Vaguely) Literary Travels