Loews Portofino Bay

Check out that view! Wouldn’t you swear you were sitting in Portofino, Italy enjoying a day by the water? Think again! Located in the heart of bustling Universal Orlando, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel is a picturesque resort where you can unwind and relax. Portofino Bay is a premier, onsite Universal resort. This means that youContinue reading “Loews Portofino Bay”

What Are Express Passes? Are They Worth Purchasing?

Purchasing an Express Pass is one of my top tips to anyone visiting the parks at Universal Orlando. Just what is an Express Pass and how does it work? Let me explain. Express Passes allow you to experience more, while waiting in line less! With rides, you will enter a special queue, different from theContinue reading “What Are Express Passes? Are They Worth Purchasing?”

Five Unique Shops at Universal Orlando Resort

If you’re anything like me, you LOVE shopping! Shopping takes on a new level of excitement while on vacation and I always enjoy finding fun and unique purchases to take home as memories from my trip. Universal Orlando Resort has tons of shops to choose from- whether at the parks, resorts or CityWalk. In noContinue reading “Five Unique Shops at Universal Orlando Resort”

5 Must-Do Attractions for Thrill Seekers

Are you a fan of high-adrenaline, action-packed adventures? Then this blog post is geared for you! Universal Orlando Resort is home to a wide variety of world-class attractions, including many specifically for those who are thrill seekers. While it is so hard to only choose five thrilling attractions, I chose my favorites (in no particularContinue reading “5 Must-Do Attractions for Thrill Seekers”

CityWalk at Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort is WAY more than just theme parks. CityWalk is known as “The Epicenter of Awesome” and is a mecca of dining, shopping and entertainment. It’s the perfect place for everyone in your travel party to relax and unwind. Universal CityWalk does not have an admission fee, so you are free to roamContinue reading “CityWalk at Universal Orlando Resort”

Dockside Inn and Suites – A Coastal Retreat Waiting For You!

Hi Everyone! Welcome back to Your Universal Guide. Today we are going to talk about Dockside Inn and Suites, which is one half of Universal Orlando’s Endless Summer Resort. The other half, Surfside Inn and Suites, was featured in a blog post here last week. Be sure to go check that post out if youContinue reading “Dockside Inn and Suites – A Coastal Retreat Waiting For You!”

Surfside Inn and Suites – A Beach-Themed Hotel With Incredible Value!

Hello everyone, and welcome back to another blog post discussing all things Universal Orlando Resort! I am here to talk to you today about Surfside Inn and Suites.This hotel is one half of  Universal’s Endless Summer Resort. Its other half, Dockside Inn and Suites, will be discussed here on Your Universal Guide next week. BeContinue reading “Surfside Inn and Suites – A Beach-Themed Hotel With Incredible Value!”

Universal’s Aventura Hotel

Are modern and sleek hotels your style? Then look no further than Universal’s Aventura Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort. This 17-story hotel has a minimalistic design that is sophisticated for adults while also catering to families. As you enter the lobby, you are welcomed with a bright, airy space with a simplistic look. *Please noteContinue reading “Universal’s Aventura Hotel”

Universal’s Volcano Bay

I am so excited to talk all about Universal’s Volcano Bay with you today! I can assure you, this water theme park is nothing like you’ve experienced before. Volcano Bay immerses you into a South Seas oasis centered around (you guessed it) a massive volcano! The park is a balance of excitement and leisure whereContinue reading “Universal’s Volcano Bay”

Universal Orlando with Young Children

One question that comes up often with Universal Orlando Resort is whether or not it is suitable for families with young children. The short answer to that is- YES! Universal Orlando is a fantastic choice for a vacation if you have little ones. Not only are there a ton of attractions and entertainment for theContinue reading “Universal Orlando with Young Children”