| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:19 AM
In the past, many families with special-needs children may have skipped vacations to theme parks, hotels and adventure spots because they didn’t feel comfortable with the facilities and services. But today, there are many more options. Thanks to the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 9:55 PM
There will be a lot riding on Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts when Diagon Alley opens Tuesday.
The Gringotts thrill ride is the centerpiece of Universal Orlando's expansion of its Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The company describes it as...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:40 AM
As the opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley approaches, Universal Orlando is introducing a new mobile app and offering free wifi to guests at theme parks Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure plus Universal CityWalk....
| May 27, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Things are falling into place for Universal Studios' Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley, and in some cases, they're being lifted into place. Over the weekend, a crane put a 60-foot dragon atop the area's centerpiece attraction, Harry Potter...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Universal Studios has released a video with scenes from inside the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley, which is expected to open to the public this summer.
The video shows primarily exteriors of Diagon Alley establishments such as...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:51 AM
While Universal Orlando has yet to officially announce an opening date for the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley, it is now offering a deal to Florida residents that will allow special access to the park expansion beginning June 29.
| May 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Like a magician who pulls out one bunny after another from his top hat to amaze his audience, Central Florida rolls out new attractions and novel resorts for visitors each spring and summer. Here are 10 new things -- in no particular order -- you may wish...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:39 AM
Khloe Kardashian, of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" fame, hangs out with Wolverine, Spider-Man and Captain America during her visit to Universal's Islands of Adventure over the weekend.
| May 30, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The much-anticipated expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando is expected to be unveiled in late June with a dark ride through the cavernous vaults of Gringotts Bank, a virtual journey on the Hogwarts Express train and a...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:49 PM
La nueva montaña rusa de Walt Disney World llevará a los pasajeros por oscuros pasillos y se desplazará en medio de sacudidas, pero no dará volteretas, ni correrá desenfrenada o subirá violentamente hasta cimas altísimas para caer por un precipicio....
| May 9, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Universal Orlando will officially announce more details Tuesday about its Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts ride, one of the most anticipated elements of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley, which is scheduled to open this...