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New Hotel at Universal Orlando
From Doug Jenkins: Any more news on the new hotel at Universal Orlando? 1800 rooms and not $300 per night!! Looks like it is going to be oveer next to IOA. Curious if there will be boat ferry access.
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9 responses
Jul 10, 2012, 1:06 PM
April/ May
From Blair Andrade: We are thinking about going in April or May to Orlando Florida.
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4 responses
Jul 9, 2012, 9:12 AM
Transformers at USF
From Karly Tenney: Could it be?
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26 responses
Jul 6, 2012, 8:34 PM
Universal Orlando Trip Report - June 2012
From Don Neal: Our family of six visit Universal Orlando for three days. Here's our feedback on the park and rides.
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26 responses
Jul 2, 2012, 1:08 PM

House of Horrors for USF
From Andrew Dougherty: What if this is what's being built instead of transformers?
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11 responses
Jun 28, 2012, 12:09 PM
Could Soundstage 44 become Lord of The Rings?
From Tyler Bell: I've done some digging.
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11 responses
Jun 26, 2012, 10:39 AM
Hogwart's Express Islands Station
From Rob Pastor: Islands of Adventure location for Hogwart's Express Station plans submitted for draining Dragon Challenge pond.
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2 responses
Jun 22, 2012, 9:38 AM
Getting a job with Universal Florida!
From j minnee: Tips on getting a job with Universal Orlando (or other themeparks)
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5 responses
Jun 18, 2012, 7:31 PM
Going to Universal Orlando on Your Birthday
From San G: Any special treatment or privledges?
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3 responses
Jun 17, 2012, 2:52 PM
Minion Mayhem Impressions
From Andrew Dougherty: What are your impressions of Minion Mayhem?
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5 responses
Jun 16, 2012, 8:45 PM
Minion Mayhem in Soft Opening!!!
From Dominick D: No bananas were harmed in the soft opening of the ride. I hope...
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31 responses
Jun 14, 2012, 6:51 AM
Another Price Hike ?
From Rob P: Universal increases day tickets by $1 just one week after it had already put the price up to keep in line with Disney.
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10 responses
Jun 12, 2012, 7:25 AM
Could the Lost Continent rise again?
From Ren Pearson: This 'Island' was once the hallmark of the park when it opened, how can we make it glorious again?
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16 responses
Jun 11, 2012, 3:55 AM
Is there enough space for transformers and Harry Potter 2 in the old Ammity section?
From Shannon Nelson: Could taking out Fear Factor Live help in getting both instead of just one?
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25 responses
Jun 10, 2012, 6:59 PM
Trip Report: Universal Orlando at Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida
From Nick Dakuginow: 4 friends at a theme park universe.
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4 responses
Jun 5, 2012, 9:18 PM
Is this a good agenda ?
From Joe Verzosa: Thanks for your thoughts
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5 responses
May 31, 2012, 8:59 PM
I have no idea how to plan my WDW and Universal Studios Holiday!!!!
From mohima farchu: In desperate need of your help on how to plan my holiday as I will be leaving on the 20th of June for 3 weeks!! I have literally planned nothing. I need serious help! xxx
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3 responses
May 30, 2012, 11:45 AM
Royal Pacific Express Pass Usage
From San G: What dates are you able to use your room key as an express pass? Is it the day of and the day after?
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14 responses
May 30, 2012, 10:40 AM
Does Universal and Islands of Adventure stay open till midnight on New Year's Eve?
From Shannon Nelson: Going to universal this December at Christmas or new years. Witch one is the better experience?
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1 response
May 28, 2012, 7:18 PM
Why dosent Universal orlando make easy changes?
From Shannon Nelson: Im going to Universal in a week, last went in september 2007. A lot of the rides you cant change quickly. But the horror make up show, the same, beatle juice, the same. Why cant they change the stuff that wouldnt take that much effort and money?
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18 responses
May 25, 2012, 12:30 PM
Universal Express Pass questions
From Randy Riney: What does it include?
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4 responses
May 25, 2012, 3:58 AM
Is it a good idea to visit Harry Potter's world at Christmas? Too Crowded?
From cecille furnell: Just want to have an idea on the best places to go to during Christmas week and if the crowd is manageable or a nightmare...
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2 responses
May 22, 2012, 5:27 AM
Spring 2012 Video Contest: POV from Blue Shoes
From Pyra-Danny V: Ever wondered what your shoes must be seeing? Here's a quick walk-through (literally) of USO/IOA. My 1st attempt at recording this new way.
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7 responses
May 17, 2012, 4:07 PM
How to get from Walt Disney World hotels to Universal Orlando?
From Dan S: How much to pay?
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8 responses
May 17, 2012, 11:56 AM
Plus size and Forbidden Journey
From kaci henderson: Can plus size people ride Forbidden Journey? Does anyone know any measurements for this ride?
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May 17, 2012, 4:07 AM
Looking for Pregnant Girl Friendly Rides/Attractions at USF & IOA
From Jessie Reimer: What rides/attractions at USF and IOA are okay for a pregnant girl?
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7 responses
May 17, 2012, 1:13 AM
Orlando Trip Report
From David L.: A trip to Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and Disney's Hollywood Studios.
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May 15, 2012, 3:59 AM
What day to visit
From Jenny Hennegar: Help with best day/days to visit Universal Studios Memorial Weekend.
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4 responses
May 13, 2012, 1:09 PM
If dc would replace Marvel at IOA
From Andrew Dougherty: What would you change and into what
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21 responses
May 12, 2012, 5:04 PM
What if Bill and Ted became a year round show
From Andrew Dougherty: What us your thoughts on this?
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3 responses
May 11, 2012, 5:24 AM

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