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Nintendo Themed Area Coming to Universal Orlando Resort

Mario to Move in to Universal Studios Resort! Since the collaboration was announced last year, it was only a matter of time before Nintendo appeared in the Universal theme parks around the world. It has been announced that this will now be developed and constructed at Universal Studios Resorts in Japan, Orlando and Hollywood. The … Continue reading Nintendo Themed Area Coming to Universal Orlando Resort

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Exclusive Universal Starbucks Mug Now on Sale

All of the Park Icons in One Place! 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 … Continue reading Exclusive Universal Starbucks Mug Now on Sale

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New Hotel Announced for Universal Orlando Resort

Universal’s Aventura Hotel A new value priced hotel option will be opening in Summer 2018 at Universal Orlando Resort. The Aventura Hotel will offer affordable-chic while still on site. The artistic images are without doubt highly impressive. The sixteen storey tower will look spectacular day and night. We look forward to seeing the reflection of … Continue reading New Hotel Announced for Universal Orlando Resort

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Further Details Released About Universal’s Volcano Bay

Universal’s Newest Theme Park Universal’s Volcano Bay is set to open in early Summer 2017. Slated as ‘a water park unlike anything you’ve ever experienced’ it is shaping up to be quite the attraction! Universal have been working hard to rival some of the technologies that Disney have brought into their parks such as the … Continue reading Further Details Released About Universal’s Volcano Bay

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Weekly Focus: Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Focus looking at Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights. Most of the Halloween attractions that we have looked at so far could be classed as quite child friendly but Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios can be quite the opposite. Beginning on September 16th and running on select nights until October 31st … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights

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The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savoury Feast Kitchen Open for Previews

  You may remember our previous article regarding this restaurant when it was first announced; well the restaurant has now been completed and as of Monday 22nd August 2016, is open for guest previews. During this preview phase it should be noted that finishing touches will still be being applied to the restaurant and it … Continue reading The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savoury Feast Kitchen Open for Previews

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Celebration of Harry Potter Returns in 2017!

  Universal Orlando have announced that the very popular Celebration of Harry Potter event will be returning between 27th – 29th January 2017. The event is the only official Harry Potter gathering available and Universal Orlando have announced specially selected holiday packages to ensure that guests do not miss out on any of the action. … Continue reading Celebration of Harry Potter Returns in 2017!

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Universal Orlando Announces Virtual Reality Experience for HHN 26

  Universal Orlando have just announced a new cutting edge, virtual reality experience which will be open to guests at Halloween Horror Nights 26 between 29th September and 31st October 2016 called ‘The Repository’. As stated by TJ Mannarino on the Universal Orlando blog – “The Repository” seamlessly blends custom virtual reality technology with immersive real-life storytelling … Continue reading Universal Orlando Announces Virtual Reality Experience for HHN 26

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The Incredible Hulk Coaster Now Open at Universal Islands of Adventure

  After being rebuilt and out of action for just under a year, The Incredible Hulk Coaster has now reopened at Universal Orlando’s Islands of Adventure. Featuring an entirely rebuilt track, new ride vehicles, marquee, story line and redesigned queue, it makes for a whole new guest experience. One of the key new features is … Continue reading The Incredible Hulk Coaster Now Open at Universal Islands of Adventure

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The Walking Dead Experience Announced for HHN26

  Universal Orlando has announced a further experience which will be available to guests for Halloween Horror Nights 26 this Autumn; The Walking Dead. Below is a description from the Universal Orlando announcement – This year, you’ll struggle to escape from the iconic barn, get reacquainted with a macabre Walker collection housed in fishtanks, race through Terminus … Continue reading The Walking Dead Experience Announced for HHN26

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