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Minnie’s Seasonal Dining at Hollywood & Vine


Hollywood & Vine has long been home to the Disney Junior characters at breakfast and lunch. But you can now join Minnie and friends in a fun, festive, themed dinner buffet! Hollywood & Vine is a buffet celebrating the bounty of California. The menu includes lots of salads, fresh vegetables, savory meat dishes and more. The kid’s favorite part will likely be the dessert bar featuring a make your own sundae station and a chocolate fountain. Minnie now hosts friends in [...]

Minnie’s Seasonal Dining at Hollywood & Vine2016-07-26T10:25:51-04:00

Cinematic Spectacular Dining at Universal Orlando


    Universal Orlando is all about the movies. From family favorites like ‘Despicable Me’ and ‘Shrek’ to action movies like the ‘Terminator’ and ‘Mummy’ films to comedies like the ‘Men in Black’ movies and the ‘Simpsons’ movie, there is a part of Universal that celebrates them all. The daily culmination of this celebration is the nighttime show, Cinematic Spectacular. The Cinematic Spectacular is a phenomenal show that takes place on walls of water in the middle of the lagoon [...]

Cinematic Spectacular Dining at Universal Orlando2016-07-05T12:24:53-04:00

Five Great Reasons to Stay at Disney’s Contemporary Resort


No doubt, you've seen photos of this iconic Disney resort hotel. It's a white, modern-looking A-shaped building with the monorail running through the middle of it. But here are some things you may not know, and Five reasons why this Disney hotel is a GREAT place to stay! Convenience. From this resort, you can walk to the Magic Kingdom entrance in about ten minutes. Or better yet, take the monorail that goes right through the resort! There's nothing easier than [...]

Five Great Reasons to Stay at Disney’s Contemporary Resort2016-05-01T17:13:24-04:00

What’s in a View?


With over twenty Disney resort hotels the choice of where to stay at Walt Disney World can be overwhelming. Add to that the different view categories offered at each resort and it gets even more mind-boggling! In most cases rooms at a specific resort are exactly the same – the price difference comes with your view. A few exceptions to this are club level rooms at the deluxe resorts and the business class rooms at Coronado Springs resort which offer [...]

What’s in a View?2015-12-03T10:56:45-05:00

Some must Do’s when visiting Universal Studios Hollywood


The first thing you must do when you arrive to Universal Studios Hollywood is to walk the red carpet you not only get to feel like a movie star, but can also be a great photo opportunity to capture this one in a lifetime moment. Then head over to the lower lot area where they have the most popular rides such as Transformers where you will experience 3D special effects along with physical moving effects, the infamous Mummy riding which [...]

Some must Do’s when visiting Universal Studios Hollywood2015-04-28T17:04:09-04:00

Death Match 2014 – Day 11 trip report


Disneyland Park Well, my little one has been fighting some sort of illness for a few days now, and we had a bad night. So my older guys went with Gina and her crew to enjoy Disneyland Park at opening time, to knock out lots of rides as quickly as possible, and Amber & I joined them later in the morning. I'm a big proponent of arriving early at any of the Disney parks whenever possible. If you can get [...]

Death Match 2014 – Day 11 trip report2014-06-26T15:49:09-04:00

18th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival March 2nd – May 15th


LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – A constellation of HGTV design stars lights up the 18th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival March 2 through May 15, while “Toy Story 3” heroes Woody and Buzz take Disney topiary magic “to infinity and beyond!” Genevieve Gorder, Vern Yip and nine other HGTV design gurus appear for the first time at the Walt Disney World Resort festival during weekend presentations that cover topics ranging from “Life, Love and Landscaping” (Yard Crashers’ Ahmed Hassan, [...]

18th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival March 2nd – May 15th2011-02-19T15:13:29-05:00