Up until now, pretty much everything I’ve posted on the blog has been positive. Obviously, I enjoy writing about things I enjoy and sharing that with all of you. That, being said, there is PLENTY to complain about with the current state of WDW as well. While I could write entire posts on the current states of Epcot and Hollywood Studios, I’ll save that for … Continue reading 11 Worst Attractions at WDW
With all there is to do inside the parks at WDW, sometimes all of the great stuff outside the parks goes unnoticed. While we love spending time in the parks, we also spend a good amount outside of them as well each trip. From great dining and entertainment, to relaxing boat rides, there are tons of great ways to spend time outside the parks. Here … Continue reading Top 11 Things To Do Outside the Parks When Visiting WDW
Typically, discussing which rides are or aren’t the best at any theme park is just looking for an argument. Very few people are going to agree completely and you won’t have much luck changing any of there minds. With that said, this list in MY top 11 rides at Walt Disney World. Some people will probably find it blasphemous that I left off Space Mountain; others … Continue reading Top 11 Rides at Walt Disney World
Universal Orlando is Walt Disney World’s biggest competition in the Orlando area, and for the most part it delivers. I personally don’t think it is in the same league as Disney, but there is a specific demographic who will prefer it (mainly teens or young adults who want nothing but thrills, or kids these days who like to stare at screens for hours on end). That being said, I love to see Universal do well as strong competition can do nothing but good for Disney park fans.
Where Universal falls short for me is its lack of ride variety, paid express pass and various issues I’ve had or witnessed with customer service / employee attitudes. The paid express pass really irks me, not only because it can cost as much as entry to the park itself, but also because I routinely still waited 20 minutes to ride each of the two times I purchased it. The dining is also terrible.
One thing I can’t deny however, is that Universal Orlando has some killer attractions. Sadly, none of these have opened within the last 3 years, which means I haven’t been a big fan of recent park additions (I’m looking at you Fallon). That being said, here are 11 fantastic rides you can experience at Universal Orlando. Continue reading “Top 11 Rides at Universal Orlando”