Monday, September 30, 2013

Typhoon Lagoon water park at Walt Disney World

One of our favorite things to do in Orlando is Typhoon Lagoon

We hit up Typhoon Lagoon on Sunday September 29, and the weather was perfect

Friday, September 27, 2013

Epcot 2013 Food & Wine Festival Opening Day Pictures of all booths, menus, and merchandise

Epcot's 2013 Food & Wine Festival started September 27

The Ocean Spray Cranberry bog is a very popular place to check out

Scotland booth

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Halloween Horror Nights 23 Maze Rankings & Reviews : Universal Studios Florida

It's that time of year again, Halloween Horror nights 23 is upon us, and we at All Around Orlando had the opportunity to hit all the houses this past weekend. Here's our rankings and reviews, starting with #8!

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Universal Studios Florida Halloween Horror Night POV Haunted House

Thanks to The Tim Tracker , we had an opportunity to do video walk-thrus of all the houses at Halloween Horror Nights 23 at Universal Orlando. Thanks for Tim, Jenn & Universal Studios Florida for setting this meet up.

Most of the videos we did came out dark, but you can see some details in the better lit up areas. For night vision video of these houses, where you can see great details, check out the following:
Tim Tracker
Inside The Magic

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Universal Studios Florida Halloween Horror Nights 23 Opening Night Photo Report (9/20/13)

It's that time of year again...Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

The Walking Dead from AMC is the main theme from this year...and Universal has 100s of walkers

This is the outside of Urban Legends: La Llorona

Universal Studios Florida (Update on Potter Expansion) 9/20/13

Universal has started to do some more noticeable work on the Potter expansion area in USF.

It never ceases to amaze me at the pace Universal pushes these projects.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

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Saturday, September 14, 2013

Disney Parks Blog Meet Up Princess Fairytale Hall Preview at Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party 9/13/13

As part of the latest Disney Parks Blog Meet Up, we were surprised with a preview of the brand new Princess Fairytale Hall.
The detail is amazing, but I still can't help but wonder why you remove a classic ride for this.

Cinderella's Glass Slipper is on display.

Unleash the Villains Limited Time Magic At Disney's Hollywood Studios 9/13/13

As part of Limited Time Magic, this Friday the 13th, Hades & Megara hosted Unleash The Villains at Hollywood Studios

DJ Ignite & Hades

Besides a great fireworks show, and the stage entertainment, there was meet & greets with rare characters like Oogie Boogie.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

2013 Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom 9/10/13

It may be early September, but it's Halloween time at the Magic Kingdom

Follow the candy corn

You can enter with a party ticket around 4PM, even though the party doesn't start until 7PM

Party specific balloons featuring Jack Skellington

Monday, September 9, 2013

Disney Parks Blog California Grill Meet Up at Contemporary Resort (9/8/13)

The Parks Blog latest meet up was at the California Grill

We arrived just in time for the sunset...

They had different food "stations" set up all around the restaurant, so you could try a little of everything

Near the kitchen , they prepare the filet of beef

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Universal Studios Photo Report 9/7/13 (Rock The Universe. HHN 23, Beetlejuice)

Rock the Universe was held today at USF

Here's the stage setup for Hollywood, basically directly across from Horror Make Up Show

Halloween Horror Nights 23 props are popping up all around the park

Friday, September 6, 2013

Fountain View Starbucks at Epcot opens this week

Starbucks has opened this week over at Epcot

Exterior of the new Fountain View

Starbucks facing Spaceship Earth

Wednesday, September 4, 2013