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Making the Dining Plan Worth It- Most Expensive Snacks an...

Touring, Planning & Two-Park Topics Today, 06:57 PM
Hey all-- I'm new to the forums, but I'm a former JAWS skipper (98-01) and now a current season passholder. I love going to the parks with my husband, daughter and our nephew. We took advantage of the UDP-QS plan today for the first time and we found it to be a great value. However, I see how it...
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FFP With Express

Halloween Horror Nights Today, 03:08 PM
Hi Guys   I purchased a 2 week UK Universal Ticket with FFP Halloween Horror Nights included (there is no way to purchase it with express in the UK), I spoke to Universal directly and they said I can upgrade this to include expresses when I get to Universal studios. Just wondering does this...
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Eyelops Owl Emporium to Become Candy Shop or ...?

Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley Today, 11:37 AM
As I am sure many of you already know, Eeylops Owl Emporium, located next to Madam Malkin's, is rumored to be converted into a sweet shoppe.  Currently, it is a mostly empty space with lots of cages overhead, and is used as an overflow area in Diagon Alley.         With...
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DA open for HHN? What would Jo think?

Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley Yesterday, 06:19 PM
Last year the reason circulated for DA not being open for HHN was Jo (JKR) etc said NO!. The rumor this year is it will be open. Did the money win out or is the extra square footage available there allowing more tickets for HHN to be sold?   Either way I would love to spend time in DA during...
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Rush of Fear Pass?

Halloween Horror Nights Yesterday, 11:29 AM
Hey again,   sorry to be obnoxious and post another question, but I am eager to purchase tickets before I go to work. lol   I just wanted to make sure about something though.   Is it really what it says it means and if im understanding it correctly? I'm not missing any fine print t...
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Ticket Question

Halloween Horror Nights Yesterday, 09:16 AM
Hi guys!   I am from Denver and want to buy the tickets at my house, my aunt is a florida resident though.   How do I get the florida resident offer active for her, when I go to purchase tickets?   I am looking to buy horror nights and Disney tickets.
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Need Proposal Help - Will Anyone Be There 09/27?

Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogsmeade 28 Aug 2015
Hi!   We're going to be in Orlando 9/25-9/29, and we are both big HP fans. I had planned the midpoint for the trip - 9/27 - to be the day I finally ask my wonderful and amazing boyfriend to be my lawfully-wedded wizard I think I basically have all my plans made, but I was hoping if somebody...
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Worth it to stay at RPR vs CB?

Universal's On-Site Hotels 28 Aug 2015
We'll be arriving in Orlando late on Sept 25 and, for that first night, will be staying at the Holiday Inn across the way (I have points for a rewards night from IHG, and due to how late we're arrive figure that's our best bet)   We won't be leaving until the 29th, and were wanting to stay o...
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Crowds After New Year's?

Touring, Planning & Two-Park Topics 28 Aug 2015
hello all! I'm thinking about taking a trip to the parks from Jan. 3-9....how are crowds there this time of year? I went once a few days after Christmas and it was madness. I'm a preferred APH, & usually stay at a timeshare near SeaWorld, but am wondering if the express pass is necessary.Than...
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Shuttle from airport

Tickets, Transportation, Vacation Packages & Promotions 26 Aug 2015
Universal just sent me a survey about a potential name for a shuttle that take you from the airport to the hotels on site, It would be great if universal finally introduced this
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    5 things Universal can learn from Disney

    Bernadette - Yesterday, 11:37 PM

    The Be Our Guest lunch menu sounds pretty good indeed! I agree about the quick service in Universal as well, the choices seem piddly and Disney does offer more and in a bigger way, literally.    I also agree about the signage--it reminds me of a beautiful countryside with a big, ugly bi...
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    4 HUGE updates from Universal – August 2015

    Future Boy - Yesterday, 08:36 AM

    Also, good work per usual Marc. OI's got a good thing going with their contributors!
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    4 HUGE updates from Universal – August 2015

    Future Boy - Yesterday, 08:35 AM

    I agree. While Hulk and the Marvel queue lines are my favorites for accuracy and immersion, Hulk's animation and some parts of the line itself are a bit dated to say the least. So the fact they're updating everything is pretty awesome.
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    Universal’s next must-do experience is…

    allyface - Yesterday, 05:43 AM

    Interesting! I think a fondue restaurant, or at least something akin to it, à la Melting Pot, would be a classy and great addition to CityWalk. The location is great, too. Right outside the USF gate?? Perfect.
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    4 HUGE updates from Universal – August 2015

    knoxmyers - Aug 28 2015 06:15 PM

    Jurassic World Box Office numbers:  $1.6 billion worldwide. Overall budget:  approx $150 million   I think it's safe to say it's a global hit.  It may just be my perception, but it seems that the last couple of times we went to the park after JW came out, JP was packed....
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    4 HUGE updates from Universal – August 2015

    LooksLikeCRicci - Aug 28 2015 02:16 PM

    Jurassic World Box Office numbers:  $1.6 billion worldwide. Overall budget:  approx $150 million   I think it's safe to say it's a global hit. 
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    4 HUGE updates from Universal – August 2015

    amiller03 - Aug 28 2015 01:10 PM

    I know there are several things happening at USF--changes, updates, moves, etc. I've only been once, so trying to remember where everything is located in the park can sometimes be difficult. There have been satellite pictures showing where one ride is (and where it won't be in the near future), b...

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