| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:15 AM
Last week, Discovery Cove opened its new Grand Reef to guests. The area will be home to up to 10,000 fish. We talked with Denise Swider, Discovery Cove's aquarium supervisor, about the full-time residents.
QUESTION: Where does one acquire fish?
| Feb 9, 2012
Seaworld & Discovery Cove have a few new attractions and are stopping by to tell us about them. Plus they have 3 animal ambassadors on-hand: Bald Eagle, Tropical Spoonbill, Marmoset. We'll find out what these creatures eat an where they can be spotted...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 12:18 PM
SeaWorld Orlando has quietly made a change in its pricing for rides in its iconic Sky Tower. All theme-park guests now can go up and look around for free.
Sky Tower has had various pricing -- in addition to theme-park admission -- over the years. The...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 6:47 AM
Established in 1953, this deep-water port on the Atlantic coast of Central Florida, less than an hour's drive from Orlando (about 54 miles from Orlando International Airport), offers a variety of cruises to the Bahamas and the Caribbean including three-,...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:18 AM
SeaWorld Orlando has a new resident: A dolphin calf was born there Tuesday morning.
The calf weighs 35 pounds, and it's 40 inches long. It has been seen nursing and bonding with its mom Ariel, which is a good sign of health, SeaWorld officials say. The...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 5:39 AM
While underwater, don't hold your breath.
That sounds counterintuitive to me, but it was an important lesson to learn before experiencing SeaVenture, a below-the-surface experience with the fishes at Discovery Cove.
The dive debuted this summer with the...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:08 PM
Discovery Cove, the tropical resort near SeaWorld Orlando that features dolphin interaction, has introduced a Florida-resident discount that runs through the end of 2011.
Floridians can pay $199 for "Dolphin Swim Day Resort" admission. The offer includes...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Part of the biggest expansion in SeaWorld Orlando's history is designed to make theme-park guests feel as if they're not in Florida anymore. Instead, they will head south via an immersive "land" known as Antarctica — Empire of the Penguin, set to...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:34 AM
Here are additional details in the wake of the SeaWorld Orlando expansion news this week. Above is a video of myself and business reporter Jason Garcia chatting about what it all means -- and resisting the urge to refer to the new land as the Wizarding...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:30 AM
SeaWorld Orlando has announced a multi-year plan to add a 3-D movie, a swim-with-sea-life attraction and a new themed land in an effort to counter increasing competition in Florida's crowded theme park marketplace.
The largest and most expensive...