6 reasons to splurge for an onsite resort at Universal Studios Florida

During her first visit to Universal Studios Florida, my daughter was just a wee bit too short to ride the newly opened Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey. I promised her that one day I’d take her back. I planned to fulfill that promise this summer since I had some available time.  However, I didn’t realize […]

For affordable, luxury lodging in Orlando, rent a condo!

It is no secret that there are ‘quite a few’ lodging options in Orlando.  And most everyone who plans a first trip to Disney looks for hotels on property.  For those of us who fall on the ‘pickier’ side, the nicest of the Disney Hotels and Resorts can be a big budget buster.   Also, […]

Trip Tips: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure

If you, like me are (1) crazy about the Harry Potter books and movies and (2) get the magic of the theme park then you were no doubt over the moon at the opening of the Harry Potter Park at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure.  If, unlike me, you have not yet had a chance […]

Disney Dream Trip Report

Having just completed my 2nd Disney Cruise, I am now equipped to share with you my best tips for planning and enjoying your time on the Disney Cruise.  A Disney Cruise is especially awesome for several generations traveling together.  There are a plethora of appealing activities for every age.  The Disney Dream is one of […]