5 TIPS TO BECOME A GALAXY DEFENDER ON MEN IN BLACK ALIEN ATTACK

Do you have what it takes to defend the galaxy from alien scum? I’m here to share with you 5 tips on how to get a high score on MEN IN BLACK Alien Attack—and earn your very own suit. Short background on my qualifications: I started my Universal Orlando Resort career as a member of … Read more5 TIPS TO BECOME A GALAXY DEFENDER ON MEN IN BLACK ALIEN ATTACK

UNIVERSAL’S CABANA BAY BEACH RESORT FAMILY SUITES WILL GIVE YOUR FAMILY (VACATION) LIFE

Share this post: When traveling with a big family, sometimes the cramped quarters of a hotel room can become a space that parents long to escape from. Well, recently on a special family stay at Universal’s Cabana Bay Resort, we enjoyed our favorite room of all time—the poolside family suite. It gave much needed “life,” … Read moreUNIVERSAL’S CABANA BAY BEACH RESORT FAMILY SUITES WILL GIVE YOUR FAMILY (VACATION) LIFE

Southwest, JetBlue and Alaska vie for Mexico City slots

Three U.S. and three Mexican carriers have applied for the slots that Delta and Aeromexico must surrender under the terms of the antitrust immunity approvalthey received from the Department of Transportation in December. Twenty-four of those slots are at Mexico City’s Benito Juarez Airport and four are at New York Kennedy. In exchange for approving the … Read moreSouthwest, JetBlue and Alaska vie for Mexico City slots

Southwest: We’re low-cost, not no-frills

Delta has sold basic economy fares since 2012. United and American each will phase in the no-frills offering in this spring. But Southwest has no interest in joining the pack, CEO Gary Kelly said Thursday. “Every other competitor, they lavish attention on elite customers and they ignore the rest and that is our biggest opportunity … Read moreSouthwest: We’re low-cost, not no-frills

Universal Studios Hollywood Developing New Nighttime Show

According to Inside Universal, Universal Studios Hollywood is developing an all-new nighttime show for their themed area The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which opened at the theme park just last year. Though there is few information available about this development, it is expected to use projections and lighting; the use of fireworks may depend … Read moreUniversal Studios Hollywood Developing New Nighttime Show

Carnival Cruise Line Relaunches Carnival Ecstasy with New Features

Yet another ship has reemerged from Carnival Cruise Line with several of the company’s latest venues. This time around, the Carnival Ecstasy has received Guy’s Burger Joint, BlueIguana Cantina, Alchemy Bar and Cherry On Top. With the newly improved Carnival Ecstasy out, half of the Fantasy-class ships have received the brand’s newest Fun Ship 2.0 features. … Read moreCarnival Cruise Line Relaunches Carnival Ecstasy with New Features

Immigration Ban Already Having Impact On Travel, Airports

President Donald Trump’s executive order to close the nation’s borders to refugees and citizens from seven predominantly Muslim nations is having immediate ripple effects on travel and at the nation’s airports, less than 24 hours after the order was signed on Friday. According to the Associated Press, Cairo International Airport officials in Egypt say seven … Read moreImmigration Ban Already Having Impact On Travel, Airports

Is Disney Downsizing its Extra Magic Hours Program Again?

One of the biggest perks of staying on property at Walt Disney World is the Extra Magic Hours program, which allows hotel guests staying at a Disney resort (or selected partner hotel) to exclusively experience attractions at a specific park during a one or two-hour window of time reserved only for on-property guests either before … Read moreIs Disney Downsizing its Extra Magic Hours Program Again?

3 Important Things We’ve Learned About the Future of Universal Theme Parks

Universal Orlando Resort’s parent company Comcast released their most recent quarterly financial results earlier this week, and while the theme parks may not be the entire focus of their report, Comcast’s press release did contain some interesting information for fans of the Universal theme parks both in Orlando and California. From rising revenue to a sputtering start … Read more3 Important Things We’ve Learned About the Future of Universal Theme Parks

PADDLEFISH SET TO OPEN FEB. 4 AT DISNEY SPRINGS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT

Adding to the spectacular dining lineup at Disney Springs™ at Walt Disney World® Resort, Paddlefish will open Feb. 4, 2017 following a multimillion-dollar transformation and a seafood-centric menu that includes a few favorites from the former Fulton’s Crab House. The iconic paddleboat at Disney Springs has been reimagined into a modern yacht experience by Levy … Read morePADDLEFISH SET TO OPEN FEB. 4 AT DISNEY SPRINGS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT

RE-IMAGINED PLANET HOLLYWOOD OBSERVATORY OPENS AT DISNEY SPRINGS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT

Planet Hollywood Observatory has opened its flagship location in the heart of Disney Springs™ at Walt Disney World® Resort, transforming its iconic globe into a four-story stargazing observatory with new spaces including an outdoor terrace, a new menu and an exciting new look and feel. Inside it’s an immersive theatrical dining experience, with each floor providing a different ambience, … Read moreRE-IMAGINED PLANET HOLLYWOOD OBSERVATORY OPENS AT DISNEY SPRINGS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT

SNEAK PEEK FROM DISNEY’S ‘BEAUTY AND THE BEAST’ STARTING FEB. 10 AT DISNEY PARKS

Beginning Feb. 10, 2017, you will be able to preview a scene from Disney’s epic new live-action adaptation “Beauty and the Beast” in sneak peeks planned for Disneyland® and Walt Disney World® Resorts. At Disney California Adventure® Park, the preview of “Beauty and the Beast” will be presented in 3D with special in-theater effects at … Read moreSNEAK PEEK FROM DISNEY’S ‘BEAUTY AND THE BEAST’ STARTING FEB. 10 AT DISNEY PARKS

Bliss Out With These Travel Apps for Meditation

Meditation is one of the keys to a more mindful existence and it has become a growing trend in peoples’ everyday lives — and now you can take your newfound mediation skills on the road with travel apps specifically targeted toward travelers says a new article in The New York Times. “Having long tried to … Read moreBliss Out With These Travel Apps for Meditation

The Importance of Cruise Travel Insurance

You’ve planned everything out: your perfect cruise vacation, hotels before and after and flights to get you there and back again. But have you considered travel insurance? You may have been prompted about it when booking, and while it’s easy to dismiss it as something that is not needed at the time, it is indeed … Read moreThe Importance of Cruise Travel Insurance

New trend or mere blip? Analysts split on December airfare increase

December brought the first year-over-year bump in domestic monthly airline ticket prices in almost two years. Analysts, however, remained divided last week over whether the increase will be the start of a new trend driven by higher fuel and labor costs or merely a blip. “Things may change with a new administration and new labor … Read moreNew trend or mere blip? Analysts split on December airfare increase