Christmas Comes to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood!

By | 2017-06-05T14:55:44+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Categories: Parks, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Christmas came early this year for Harry Potter fans this year. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood will be celebrating this most magical holiday. The Wizarding World will celebrate Christmas with new decorations, [...]

“The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle” Coming to Universal Studios Hollywood This Summer!

By | 2017-05-18T13:39:54+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: Parks, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood is going to get even more magical this summer! The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle will be casting new spells on guests starting June 23 [...]

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: A Sneak Peek

By | 2016-02-21T08:52:27+00:00 February 21st, 2016|Categories: Geek, Geek News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

There's magic in the air at Universal Studios Hollywood. Beginning April 7th, 2016, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter will open the gates of Hogsmeade and beyond to the Muggle population on the west coast. [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Islands of Adventure – Part Three

By | 2015-07-01T00:10:32+00:00 July 5th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's the last of the series of posts of a journey around the Islands of Adventure park, and here's the best!  It's time for Hogsmeade!  And, keep reading at the end for some tips I [...]

A Disneylander Goes to Islands of Adventure – Part Two

By | 2015-07-01T00:09:26+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's time for the second part of the journey around the Islands of Adventure!  We hit some of my personal favorites, so let's go! Jurassic Park We’re going to skip over the area past Lost [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Islands of Adventure – Part One

By | 2015-07-01T00:06:59+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Just as there was a Universal Studios Florida series, here's an Islands of Adventure.  Yes, you may not have thought there was this much to do in both parks.  Here's part one, and we'll make [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Universal Studios Florida – Part Three

By | 2016-05-16T21:52:40+00:00 July 1st, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Here it is!  Diagon Alley!  It really needed its own post almost all its own.  There was so much to see in it, so there's much to share.  After are some tips I noted while [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Universal Studios Florida – Part Two

By | 2015-06-28T22:43:38+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Yes. There's a part one to this trip report.  Let's continue on the journey around the park... San Francisco Though I’m going in order, I’m going to save the best for last and skip over [...]

A Disneylander Goes To Universal Studios Florida – Part One

By | 2016-05-16T21:52:38+00:00 June 29th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZHs0Rq4kXrWFPIkbsUEvUycaoAiy3q2n Recently I was able to travel to Florida and go to the Universal Orlando resort.  I went to both Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure.  Here's the beginning of describing all I saw, [...]