Why Volcano Bay is Our #1 Water Park

  Greetings – Volcano Bay Style! You will instantly know when you are on Volcano Bay property. Call me a grump, but the enthusiastic Hawaiian style greeting of ‘Kia Ora’ will undoubtedly either confuse, annoy or warm you. It confused … Continue reading

The Music of Pixar Live! Nightly Concert!

New For Summer 2017! A new exciting nightly concert for Hollywood Studios debuted on May 26th 2017, ‘The Music of Pixar Live’!  Pixar fans will unreservedly appreciate this new experience, featuring, live music, popular characters and some of the most memorable … Continue reading

The Majestic World of Pandora After Dark

Grand Opening of the Eagerly Anticipated World of Pandora The opening of the new Pandora World at Animal Kingdom is finally here much to our delight!  Soft opening commenced on Friday 26th May, with the official opening on May 27th 2017! … Continue reading

Total Orlando’s Top 5 Water Rides In Theme Park Heaven

It really doesn’t matter what time of year it is in Florida, it’s always a welcome relief to get a good old soaking to cool you down and there is no better way to do it than ride some of the … Continue reading

Avatar Land – Press Launch Preview (Disney Raise The Bar Even Higher!)

Pandora: The World of Avatar takes guest experience to a whole new level Some years ago, we enthusiastically praised Universal’s Diagon Alley. As far as theme park upgrades go, the Harry Potter based area took ‘immersive experiences’ to a brand … Continue reading

Great Value for Money Theme Park Dining Option at Islands of Adventure

Happy Place It was a lovely sunny Tuesday morning, so after we safely packed our kids off to school, my friend and I decided to visit our happy place ‘Universal Studios’ and ‘Islands of Adventure’. Much to the annoyance of our … Continue reading

Eagerly Anticipating SeaWorld’s ‘Infinity Falls’

Why We Love SeaWorld SeaWorld is one of the great famed theme parks in Orlando, and pretty reasonable too for a prime park in a prime location!  Guests love how versatile the theme park is, wether it is getting up close … Continue reading

Disney’s Vacation Club much anticipated 14th Resort ‘Copper Creek Villas and Cabins’

Grand Opening The grand opening of Disney’s Vacation Clubs newest resort is set for July 17th 2017! Copper Creek will be Disney Vacation Club’s 14th Resort. Disney Vacation Members were first inline to purchase on March 8th, general sales opened from April … Continue reading

Jimmy Fallon

Talk Show turned into Reality The new attraction ‘Race Through New York with Jimmy Fallon’ is set to be a huge hit with fans of the long running NBC talk show ‘The Tonight Show’. The show has been a huge success … Continue reading

Why You Should Visit Epcot in Springtime

2017 Flower and Garden Fesival Blogger Event What is not to love about Spring in Florida? Total Orlando’s Spring has been made even more exciting by visiting Epcot for the 24th annual celebration of the Flower and Garden Festival. Festival … Continue reading

Cheap but Great Eats at Disney Springs Kiosk – B.B. Wolf’s

I love those rare opportunities to visit  Disney Springs on my own! There is something magical about peacefully wandering around, especially now with the new addition of the Town Center! With it’s vast offering of designer stores, it is quickly … Continue reading

Fans’ Favorite House to Return to Universal’s 27th Annual Event

Universal Halloween Horror Nights Announce First House It is that time of year again when Universal have all the Halloween Horror Night fans’ psyched up for their latest announcements!  Which haunted houses will they have this year? Who will be … Continue reading

Why WDW Guests Love the new My Disney Experience App!

The New Revision My Disney Experience App is A Huge Step Forward! Are you visiting Disney?  Do you need the My Disney Experience App? Well the simple answer to that question is ‘Yes’ you most certainly do! The app is … Continue reading

Rivers Of Light – Beautiful Reminder Of Disney’s Strength!

Orlando theme park fans couldn’t wish for a better year to visit the Sunshine State. With Disney’s Pandora – Land of Avatar opening in early summer, new boat rides and flight simulator rides will thrill. Around the same time, Universal’s … Continue reading

EPCOT – Festival Of The Arts 2017 Event

With the Christmas Tree down, kids back at school and Typhoon Lagoon going through its annual refurbishment shutdown, Orlando feels a lot less busy. I often think that January is a perfect time for adults to enjoy the more peaceful … Continue reading

10 Little Mistakes To Avoid In Orlando!

The great news, is that Orlando is a very forgiving destination. The region is blessed with a tourism industry that is geared for every eventuality, and whatever could go wrong, has been rehearsed time and time again by those that … Continue reading

10 Things You MUST Do on Your Next Orlando Visit!

The TotalOrlando team voted for our favorite things of 2016 recently. It caused a lot of ‘discussion’ and ended up in a few tantrums from family members and staff, as everyone fought to have their own personal favorite in the … Continue reading

Characters in Flight Balloon Refurb at Disney Springs

From January 9th 2016 through to January 13th, the popular Characters in Flight ‘tethered balloon ride’ will pause service at Disney Springs. The 400ft ballon ride is a lot of fun for guests that don’t mind heights, and we’d highly … Continue reading

Annual Pass Holders Get a Special Gate at WDW

Walt Disney World’s Annual Pass holders received a special benefit over the 2016/2017 Christmas and New Year holidays. Guests with the pricey passes can now virtually walk right into the park without a line wait, thanks to two dedicated RFID gates located … Continue reading

Rogue One Marks The Beginning of A New Era at WDW

At the recent press event, Walt Disney World’s Spaceship Earth made way for the undeniably sinister of the Death Star. Please believe me, the thing looked as ‘real’ as you could possibly imagine such an evil weapon of fictitious mass … Continue reading