The 20 Best Rides at Universal Orlando Resort in 2021

Best rides at Universal Orlando: water rides

When it comes to the best rides at Universal Orlando Resort, narrowing them down was quite a task. After all, there are several things to take into account: thrill level, popularity, and theming. Additionally, add in the fact that they’re all created based on movies and it makes it even harder. Here are the 20 best rides at Universal Orlando Resort!   If you’re just learning about Universal Studios Orlando, thank you for popping and and checking out this article for information. And just for a quick bit of info,…

Nine Hefty Universal Orlando Hotel Benefits and Perks

Universal Orlando Hotel Benefits and Perks: Aventura Resort early park entry

When visiting Universal Orlando Resort, is it better to stay at an on-property resort or off? While both may work well for your traveling needs, you may want to consider staying onsite for the hefty benefits. From freebies to transportation, here are nine Universal Orlando hotel benefits and perks. For past trips to Universal Orlando Resort (UOR), I have stayed both on property and off. Yes, I had my own vehicle so driving to the parks wasn’t a problem. But, if given the choice (and budget) to do either, I’ll…

How to Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort: Your Questions Answered

A larger than life Minion in the Universal Holiday Parade Featuring Macy's. Photo Credit: Universal Orlando Resort.

Headed to Universal Orlando Resort for Christmas this year? Looking for the best things to do at Universal Orlando Resort (UOR) when you visit? From Harry Potter to The Grinch, here’s how to Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort and answers to your top questions. While many families enjoying staying at home for Christmas, there are probably just as many that love to travel over the holiday. Personally, if I’m traveling, I couldn’t think of a more fun time than visiting an Orlando theme park during Christmastime, and Universal Orlando is…

Favorite Orlando Resorts for Families

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Water Features

Yep, when we begin planning a trip to Orlando the first thing we check out (after locking down a date, of course!) are the resorts! While we want convenience and a close location to the theme parks, we also want comfort, and cost to be low. So, have we been able to get all four C’s when it comes to Orlando Resorts? You betcha! Here’s our eight favorite Orlando Resorts for Families. B Resort and Spa Man, am I a fan of this resort! The vibe is hip and cool,…

13 Best Things to Do at Wizarding World of Harry Potter Universal Orlando

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley Dragon

If you’re a fan of the Harry Potter books and movies, a visit to Universal Orlando Resort to check out both Wizarding World of Harry Potter areas just makes sense, right? My family goes bananas over everything Jo Rowling can throw our way, but when it comes to feeling like we’re immersed in the books and movies we’re the first ones to queue up! If you’ve never visited or have already but want to make sure you didn’t miss all of the good stuff, here are  13 best things to…

Sunday Snapshots: Hagrid’s Bike in Universal Orlando Resort- Diagon Alley #SundaySnaphot

In honor of National Bicycle Day, today’s Sunday Snapshot is of Mr. Locke and The Kid in Universal Orlando Resort’s latest Harry Potter park, Diagon Alley.  Both the Harry Potter books and movies are very dear to me and The Kid has grown up reading and watching Harry.  This replica of Hagrid’s bike is a no-brainer for a photo op in the park and I have to giggle every time I look at my Mr. Locke squished into the sidecar.