Universal Studios Hollywood Announces Closure Beginning Saturday, March 14th Over Coronavirus Fears

As reported earlier this evening by NBC Los Angeles, Channel 4: What to Know Universal Studios and Disneyland announced they would close their doors beginning Saturday over coronavirus spread. By Thursday, more than 127,000 positive cases had been reported worldwide, with deaths exceeding 4,700. CityWalk was to remain open. Universal Studios Hollywood announced Thursday it … Read moreUniversal Studios Hollywood Announces Closure Beginning Saturday, March 14th Over Coronavirus Fears

Congratulations To Our Partners, Funjet Vacations on Winning Four 2020 Travvy Awards!

WHAT ARE THE TRAVVY AWARDS? The 2020 Travvy Awards, now in their 6th year, have quickly earned their reputation as the Academy Awards of the travel industry. The Travvys recognize the top suppliers, destinations, technology providers and attractions, as selected by those who know them best – travel agents. For 2020, Our Partners, Funjet Vacations, an … Read moreCongratulations To Our Partners, Funjet Vacations on Winning Four 2020 Travvy Awards!

Great New Offer From Universal Hollywood

    Save Time (And Possibly Money) & Book All of your Travel Needs by contacting Destinations with Character Travel Services, LLC.  “An Authorized Disney Vacation Planner“ Find out why Disney has honored us with the distinction of being a Disney EarMarked Agency, and why our clients keep coming back to us for all of … Read moreGreat New Offer From Universal Hollywood

2018 Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort™ – Nov. 17 – Jan. 6

Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort™ – Nov. 17 – Jan. 6 Universal Orlando™ unwraps a resort-wide celebration that will elevate your holiday season. All your beloved favorites are here! You can experience Christmas in The Wizarding World as Hogsmeade™ and Diagon Alley™ are transformed by festive decorations and special entertainment. You can watch the live retelling … Read more2018 Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort™ – Nov. 17 – Jan. 6

Universal Orlando & Universal Hollywood Announce “Ash vs Evil Dead” House for Halloween Horror Nights 2017

Universal Studios has just announced a new house for Halloween Horror Nights 2017: Ash vs Evil Dead! The Universal Creative Team partnered with Starz to create the chilling new experience, which features various locations from the first two seasons of “Ash vs Evil Dead.”Chainsaws, blood, and yes, a return to the cabin are included. Watch the announcement from Universal … Read moreUniversal Orlando & Universal Hollywood Announce “Ash vs Evil Dead” House for Halloween Horror Nights 2017

Universal Files Patent for Augmented and Virtual Reality Technology

According to a patent filed on August 18, 2014 by Universal City Studios LLC, a division of Universal Parks & Resorts, and issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office on June 27, 2017, Universal may be planning to use augmented and virtual reality images in future attractions. The patent, titled “Systems and methods for … Read moreUniversal Files Patent for Augmented and Virtual Reality Technology

Halloween Horror Nights 2018™ – Universal Studios Florida™ – NOW ON SALE !!!!!

Universal Studios Florida’s™ Halloween Horror Nights 2018™ Amusement Today – Golden Ticket Award – 9 Years Running! This is the Nation’s Premier Halloween Event ! On select nights from September 15 through November 4, 2017, the streets of Universal Studios Florida™ theme park come alive with hordes of horrifying mutants, monsters and maniacs. With over 25 years of … Read moreHalloween Horror Nights 2018™ – Universal Studios Florida™ – NOW ON SALE !!!!!

Why You Should Use A Travel Agent To Book Your Disney Vacation

Disney vacations for many are a once in a life time opportunity and family vacations in general can be costly. While The Walt Disney World Resort, The Disneyland Resort and other Disney Parks offer a wide variety of packages and lodgings to suit almost every budget, a planning Disney trip can still be an expensive, … Read moreWhy You Should Use A Travel Agent To Book Your Disney Vacation

TICKET AND VACATION PACKAGES NOW ON SALE NOW FOR HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS 2017

All our times will come, and yours is deadly close. In a few months, Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 2017 will be upon us. Soon we’ll be able to revel in the terror with some of the vilest beings to ever walk the Earth with nine haunted houses, five scarezones and two live shows cut … Read moreTICKET AND VACATION PACKAGES NOW ON SALE NOW FOR HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS 2017

What are the best theme park restaurants in the world?

What is the best place to eat on a theme park vacation? Theme Park Insider readers have been rating and reviewing restaurants at top theme parks and their associated hotels, and on July 4, we will reveal the winners of the 16th annual Theme Park Insider Awards, honoring the best in-park table-service, counter-service, and hotel … Read moreWhat are the best theme park restaurants in the world?

13 WAYS TO PLAY WHILE VIRTUALLY WAITING IN LINE AT UNIVERSAL’S VOLCANO BAY

Picture this: You walk into Universal’s Volcano Bay and are instantly transported to a faraway Polynesian island. Your eyes light up as you realize 18 attractions are now yours to experience, and the best part is – you don’t have to stand in long lines to ride them. With the power of TapuTapu, your wearable … Read more13 WAYS TO PLAY WHILE VIRTUALLY WAITING IN LINE AT UNIVERSAL’S VOLCANO BAY

WHAT WHERE WEDNESDAY: THE STORY OF CONFISCO GRILLE AND BACKWATER BAR

Behind every dining destination at Universal Orlando Resort is a gem of a story lurking in the background. As you walk into Universal’s Islands of Adventure, Confisco Grille and Backwater Bar is one of the first restaurants in sight. But fable has it was the first structure completed on the corner of the Inland Sea, … Read moreWHAT WHERE WEDNESDAY: THE STORY OF CONFISCO GRILLE AND BACKWATER BAR

Universal Wants to Completely Get Rid of Lines. Could Their Crazy Plan Work?

Earlier this year, Universal Orlando Resort opened its first water park, Volcano Bay. And as you might already know, this park was built from the ground up to utilize a virtual queue system that gets rid of lines altogether, instead having guests reserve a time to return to slides they want to experience. However, Volcano … Read moreUniversal Wants to Completely Get Rid of Lines. Could Their Crazy Plan Work?

Universal Studios Super Nintendo World Plans Leaked?

A few days after the groundbreaking ceremony in Universal Studios Japan, it seems that some concepts for Super Nintendo World have been leaked. I want to preface what you’re about to see by making two things clear: 1. there is a slight chance that these are fan concepts and 2. there is a very good … Read moreUniversal Studios Super Nintendo World Plans Leaked?

Where Do Americans Dream of Traveling?

If Americans could travel anywhere in the world, most would go Down Under. According to Travel Leaders Group’s 2017 Consumer Travel Survey of more than 2,850 U.S. consumers, Australia remains the ultimate dream destination for American travelers. “Australia is undeniably captivating to many Americans,” said Travel Leaders Group CEO Ninan Chacko in a statement. “With … Read moreWhere Do Americans Dream of Traveling?