Universal Orlando Phasing Out Old Paper Annual Passes

At long last, those flimsy, paper, Universal Annual Passes are being phased out and guests now have an option to give them up for a shiny new plastic replacement. This amazing leap forward in technology means that passholders can now … Continue reading

Epcot’s New DVC Lounge – First Look!

I always smile as I walk past those tidy little Disney Vacation Club kiosks within Walt Disney World.  Nobody did a better job of cleaning up ‘time share’ than Disney! Disney, truly did the impossible. They turned around a product, so … Continue reading

Downtown Disney Springs Aerial Views

A lovely sunny Leap Day was an irresistible opportunity to board the ‘Characters in Flight‘ balloon ride ($18 adults, $12 kids) over the ever changing landscape of the former Downtown Disney shopping and dining district at Walt Disney World. Soon … Continue reading

Higher Prices Coming As Theme Park Attendances Boom?

Ask any recent visitor about line waits and you will frequently hear about line waits around the 60 minutes level. At the Holidays, it’s possible that those waits can double. Even finding a dining spot can take over a good chunk … Continue reading

D23 Reveals Toy Story Land & Star Wars Makeover For Hollywood Studios

After a long, long tedious wait for several years, Disney’s D23 fan event in Anaheim California has finally revealed the future of Disney’s cute, but least attended theme park. While the rumor mill whirled away (fairly accurately too!), there’s not … Continue reading

One Of Our Top 10 Restaurants Will Take A Break!

Our Top 10 Restaurants In Orlando will soon be reduced to 9 for much of 2016, as the Flying Fish Cafe takes a HUGE break from service at Disney’s Boardwalk. The gorgeous family orientated upscale table service restaurant is going … Continue reading

Disney’s Halloween Night Party Sold Out Already!

If you were planning a visit to the Magic Kingdom on Halloween night, you may want to reschedule!  All tickets are sold for the October 31st ‘Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party!’ As WDWMagic reported today, in 2014, the Halloween … Continue reading

Hollywood Studios – A Sleeping Giant In The Making?

Disney’s Hollywood Adventure is possibly going to become the third name that the park has had in just over 25 years! – Not confirmed Probably the last two years or more have generated unprecedented speculation about Walt Disney World’s ‘3rd … Continue reading

Disney Springs Town Center Update

Disney Artwork Images – Courtesy of WDWMagic.com This week, Disney revealed new concept artwork for its ‘under construction’ shopping area that is expected to herald the official completion of Disney Springs in 2016. The huge transformation of the area that … Continue reading

Indiana Jones Movie Sequel Might Add To Hollywood Studios!

UPDATE May 13th 2015: Downtown Disney’s latest new restaurant will be called Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar, in honor of the pilot from Raiders Of The Lost Ar movie from 1981   So much speculation for such a tiny (by comparison) … Continue reading

Universal Orlando To Get Nintendo Character Theme!

An unexpected surprise from Universal was published by the Orlando Sentinel today, pointing towards a partnership between the booming theme park operator and Nintendo games! “Universal theme parks offer incredibly popular, innovative themed family entertainment experiences based on compelling stories … Continue reading

Walt Disney World News Update – May 1st 2015

A couple of news items from Screamscape caught our eye this week! Firstly, that Bongos Cuban Café at Downtown Disney is rumoured to be closing very soon, with an unconfirmed suggestion that Splitsville Luxury Bowling could be also taking over … Continue reading

Universal Permanently Adds Metal Detectors to Coaster Lines

The next time you travel to Universal Orlando, be sure to travel a little lighter than in previous years! Over recent weeks, Universal have trialled the use of line wait area metal detectors to reduce the risk of injury to … Continue reading