The Return of Busch Gardens’ Summer Nights 2015

Disclosure: I was invited as a member of the media to Busch Gardens for this coverage. No monetary compensation was received. From June 27 through Aug. 16, the thrills come out night at Busch Gardens during Summer Nights. Thrill seekers can challenge North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower Falcon’s Fury® and Florida’s first triple-launch coaster Cheetah Hunt® in … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade

It's hard to believe but five years ago, Universal Orlando Resort officially opened a global phenomenon – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade, allowing guests to step inside a place where the wonder, excitement and adventure of the Harry Potter books and films come to life. It's amazing how J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World has been opened up to fans everywhere and now … [Read more...]

Universal Orlando Breaking News: King Kong Roars to Life at Universal Orlando in a Groundbreaking New Attraction

King Kong will rule at Universal Orlando Resort next year in the groundbreaking attraction, “Skull Island: Reign of Kong.” The new attraction will open in the summer of 2016 at Universal’s Islands of Adventure – and will be an intense, all-new adventure brought to life in a dramatically themed environment. Skull Island: Reign of Kong will pull guests into a powerfully … [Read more...]

Chicago on a Budget

There's a wide selection of hotels in Chicago ranging from glamorous luxury to backpacker's hostels. People from all over the world visit Chicago for business, entertainment and outdoor fun. When you learn more about staying in Chicago, you can select the right hotel for your budget. When to Visit Chicago To get the best deals on hotels, April to May and September to … [Read more...]

Discount Tickets During Fall Months in Orlando at Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark #BreakawayBrave

Disclosure: My family and I were invited to Aquatica as a member of the media for this coverage. No monetary compensation was received in exchange for this review. All opinions of this theme park and pictures are my own. There aren’t many places where you can enjoy a waterpark in October, but Orlando is definitely one of them. Enjoy 80 degree weather and a nice cool breeze … [Read more...]

‘Clyde & Seamore’ Sets Sail From SeaWorld Orlando

Disclosure: My family and I were invited to SeaWorld Orlando as a member of the media for this coverage. No monetary compensation was received in exchange for this review. All opinions of this theme park and pictures are my own. If you've visited SeaWorld Orlando in the past 15 years, chances are you've seen the hilarious hijinks, pinniped pranks, and bad (yet always … [Read more...]

Go Back To the 50’s & 60’s At Cabana Bay Beach Resort in Orlando, Florida

Disclosure: Universal Studios Orlando provided my family with a suite in exchange for this review piece. No monetary compensation was received. All opinions are mine, unless noted otherwise.. Diagon Alley isn't the only new development on the grounds of Universal Resort in Orlando this year. The new Cabana Bay Beach Resort opened in June 2014, the fourth hotel complex on … [Read more...]

A Closer Look at Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Orlando

Disclosure: Universal Studios Orlando provided my family with park tickets for this review piece. No monetary compensation was received. All opinions are my own. If you are a fan of Harry Potter you have known and have been anticipating the newest expansion to the Universal Studios Orlando Resort - The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley. Pass through the brick … [Read more...]