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Exclusive Universal Starbucks Mug Now on Sale

Any guests that have previously visited a Starbucks location at the Disney parks may have seen the ‘You are Here’ mug collection. These are special Starbucks mugs, one designed for each theme park. Decorated in the style and themes of the theme park in which it is found, these mugs are only available in their … Continue reading Exclusive Universal Starbucks Mug Now on Sale

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Weekly Focus: Manta Rollercoaster

So we have looked at an E-Ticket attraction from both Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. This week we will be taking a look at one of Sea World’s E-Ticket class attractions. Sea World has three major rollercoasters – Kraken, Manta and the new addition – Mako. Each of the roller coasters featured at Sea … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Manta Rollercoaster

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Mickey Sweet Waffles – Florida Food Fridays

This week we try the Mickey Waffles which are a sweet treat sure to please all Disney fans out there and cure any craving for sugar. That’s right its time for Florida Food Fridays at Compare Orlando where we take a look at the best way to eat your way around Orlando! If you missed … Continue reading Mickey Sweet Waffles – Florida Food Fridays

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Epcot Festival of the Arts to Debut in January 2017

Epcot have announced that a new annual event will be joining it’s seasonal offerings. The Epcot International Festival of the Arts will run each weekend between 13th January and 20th February 2017. This will be just before the International Flower and Garden Festival which begins on 2nd March 2017. The event will showcase visual, culinary … Continue reading Epcot Festival of the Arts to Debut in January 2017

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Weekly Focus: The Incredible Hulk Roller Coaster

The ‘E-Ticket’ phrase was originally coined by the Disney theme park ticket systems, as shown in our previous article. It has now been adopted across the theme park industry to categorise the most sought after attractions in a theme park. One of Universal Orlando’s most iconic ‘E-Ticket’ attractions is The Incredible Hulk roller coaster. Having just … Continue reading Weekly Focus: The Incredible Hulk Roller Coaster

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Further Artwork Released for Pandora – The World of Avatar

With Pandora – the World of Avatar coming close to the opening date of Summer 2017, new details have been announced. At Disney’s D23 Expo, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek gave an update. The image below was shared as a construction milestone was reached. The image shows the bridge that will connect … Continue reading Further Artwork Released for Pandora – The World of Avatar

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Walt Disney World Magicband 2 Announcement

Announced at D23’s Destination D: Amazing Adventures presentation, Walt Disney World will be getting a new Magicband design. As shown in the image to the right, it will feature a new design. The larger circular shape for the sensor should make it easier for guests to ‘tap’ their bands around the Resort. The circular sensor … Continue reading Walt Disney World Magicband 2 Announcement

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The Black Truffle Burger at CowFish Orlando – Florida Food Fridays

This week we’ll be heading to CowFish Orlando to try the Black Truffle Burger. A strange but very worth burger combination. That’s right its time for Florida Food Fridays at Compare Orlando where we take a look at the best way to eat your way around Orlando! If you missed last week’s Mama’s Southern Fried … Continue reading The Black Truffle Burger at CowFish Orlando – Florida Food Fridays

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Weekly Focus: The Haunted Mansion

 One of the opening day E-Ticket attractions at Magic Kingdom Park was the Haunted Mansion. Walt and his Imagineers had wanted to create a ghostly themed attraction for a number of years when Disneyland in California opened. Many concepts were explored including a ‘Museum of the Weird’, a wax museum and a walk through haunted … Continue reading Weekly Focus: The Haunted Mansion

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Mama’s Southern Fried Chicken at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. – Florida Food Fridays

This week we’ll be heading back to Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. to try the Mama’s Southern Fried Chicken. That’s right its time for Florida Food Fridays at Compare Orlando where we take a look at the best way to eat your way around Orlando! If you missed last week’s Florida Food Friday on the Deep Fried … Continue reading Mama’s Southern Fried Chicken at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. – Florida Food Fridays

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