Author: Mark Plante | Published: May 18, 2022

Is SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida the Best Theme Park in the United States? USA Today’s 10Best thinks they are. USA Today recently released the top 10 domestic theme parks and none of the Disney World, Disneyland or Universal Studios parks in the United States were in the list. The USA Today “10Best” explains “A panel

Author: Mark Plante | Published: April 15, 2022

Finding information about the Orlando area theme parks can be, well, intimidating. There are thousands and thousands of videos on YouTube that are about the theme parks in Orlando, FL, but which ones are the best? Below we have listed five of, what we feel, are the best YouTube Vloggers for Disney World, Universal Orlando,

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 30, 2022

In our last post, we discussed the difference between two “Value Resorts”. One in Disney World (Pop Century) and the other at Universal Studios (Endless Summer-Surfside). Once all the we went through all the categories we came to the conclusion that both resorts were very similar, if not almost identical and that the biggest determiner

We are going to go over the high and the low points of the two major Orlando theme park resorts. We will break down into categories which park was better based on our July 6-13, 2021 visit to Disney World and our February 22 – March 1, 2022 visit to Universal Orlando. In both cases

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 18, 2022

A major step for most visitors to Central Florida Resorts is booking an airline to get to Orlando. Orlando International Airport (MCO) is the main hub for theme park travelers.  Orlando International Airport better know as MCO is the largest airport in central Florida and caters to all the Central Florida tourist destinations.  It is

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You’ve arrived in Orlando, so what do you do next?  One tip is to find the restrooms when you get off of your flight because it may be a little while before you are able to have a minute or two to relieve yourself or even splash a little water on your face.  Once that

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 16, 2022

As of Wednesday, March 16th, face masks will no longer be required on the Disney Skyliner for those that have been fully vaccinated. Face masks, however are still required for anyone aged 2 and up on all Disney Buses and the Disney Monorail system. Even though masks are no longer required on the Disney Skyliner,

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 9, 2022

After an almost two year wait, Disney fans are once again able to enjoy, without restrictions, the Disney’s Festival of Fantasy Parade in the Magic Kingdom. Disney suspended the parade when the parks closed in March, 2020 due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. Disney reopened in June, 2020, but until recently, did not bring back

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 8, 2022

Its that time of year again. The quiet time at the parks has come to an end and Spring Break 2022 is upon us. The only problem is that there was no “quiet” time this year at the Orlando parks. President Day weekend at the end of February had record crowds in the park to

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Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 4, 2022

Discovery Cove is a small oasis located in Orlando, FL. It is run by the same company that runs SeaWorld and it is actually directly across the street from the SeaWorld Orlando entrance. Even though Discovery Cove is owned by SeaWorld, it is nothing like its sister theme park… As a matter of fact, it

Author: Mark Plante | Published: February 25, 2022

Beads, beads and more beads Universal Studio’s nightly Mardi Gras parade is fun for any age!!!

Author: Mark Plante | Published: February 17, 2022

Disney World has announced that it will be raising ticket prices on multi-day tickets. Although increases for individual day passes, food and snacks has not been announced at this time. Here is a list of the price increases as listed on WDWNT: Base Tickets Tickets for 1-3 days have not changed prices. 4 days were $434.83