News: Theme Park News

Halloween Horror Nights 2016: Haunted Houses and Scare Zones Announced

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Universal is gearing up for their famous annual event Halloween Horror Nights. On select nights from September 16 to October 31, the Universal Studios theme park will be transformed into a haunted attraction for its guests. The park is flocked to by guests and locals alike, and is frighteningly fun! This year, Halloween Horror Nights […]

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The Incredible Hulk Roller Coaster Reopens at Universal’s Islands of Adventure!

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

The Incredible Hulk Roller Coaster has officially reopened at Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme park! Fans of the Universal Studios Orlando theme park sure have missed the coaster since it’s closing last September for refurbishment. The Incredible Hulk is known for being fast and loud, with roars and screams heard throughout the park! So what […]

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Beat the Heat with SeaWorld’s Summer Soak Party!

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

It’s no secret that summertime in Orlando is HOT HOT HOT! For tourists and locals alike, there are plenty of ways to beat the heat. Whether it’s plunging down at Universal Orlando’s Jurassic Park ride, or zipping through the water slides at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon, Orlando’s theme parks are dedicated to keeping you cool. And […]

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Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique: New Location and Updated Fairytale Features!

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

If you’re vacationing in Orlando at the Vista Cay Resort, a must see is the brand new, completely reimagined Disney Springs at Walt Disney World. This newly designed area, once named “Downtown Disney” features some amazing upscale dining options, as well as more casual eateries, a Splitsville bowling alley, AMC movie theatre, and plenty of […]

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Pokémon at Magic Kingdom and International Drive

Friday, July 15th, 2016

If you haven’t heard about Pokémon Go, the new app that is sweeping the world, you probably haven’t been watching the news or have teens and/or young adults in your household. Pokémon Go is an incredibly popular app in which users track down and capture Pokémon creatures and battle them against each other for points and rewards. […]

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Walt Disney at Madam Tussauds Wax Museum

The Orlando Eye Grand Opening

Friday, May 1st, 2015

The Orlando Eye hosted a VIP experience for local hospitality managers on Wednesday and we were so excited to be in the mix! The Orlando Eye opens to the public on May 4th and also features the Sea Life Aquarium and Madam Tussauds Wax Museum, with a 3 attraction ticket costing $49 per adult. When […]

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Universal Orlando Mardi Gras

5 Reasons Orlando’s Mardi Gras is Better

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

By Lea Griffin Lea is a flight attendant and travel enthusiast. Planning on going to Mardi Gras? I bet only one city comes to mind; and it isn’t Orlando. New Orleans has become almost synonymous with Mardi Gras, but Universal Orlando has its own version of the celebration, and it just might end up being […]

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Gatorland: A Florida Attraction

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Before extravagant theme parks, bustling metropolises, and beachside boroughs, Florida was mostly swamplands and wildlife. A cornucopia of fascinating creatures roamed the land and the lakes. Not the least interesting of these creatures is the great, American Alligator, a powerful beast that can grow up to 15 feet in length and weigh upwards of 900 […]

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Gringotts in Diagon Alley at Universal Studios

Diagon Alley Opens at Universal Studios

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Attention witches, wizards, and Muggles! The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley has finally opened! As of July 8th, 2014, come and experience the most innovative theme park attractions to date, all just 10 minutes away from Vista Cay Resort.  Diagon Alley is a whimsical new addition to Universal Studios, a resort also […]

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Diagon Alley Opening Soon at Universal Studios

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

By Jorge Valentin Orlando is getting ready to become a little more magical this July as Universal Orlando Resort (only four miles away from us at the Vista Cay Resort) welcomes in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley. Guests will be able to visit the new “London” section of the park, where hints […]

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