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From Giovanny CruzI made this disscussion because I'm confused every time I go to disney I feel exited like a kid again but when I'm at Universal I have the best time ever I think disney is better but I don't know why do you?
Posted April 6, 2012 at 3:17 PM
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From N BOh boy..... here we go.....
Posted April 6, 2012 at 3:37 PM
From Giovanny CruzIf I got that NB I think you meant internet war l has started
Posted April 6, 2012 at 3:40 PM
From James TrexenCongratulations, we've hit the 100th thread to discuss this topic.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 3:49 PM
From N BThe problem is comparing two completely different theme parks / resorts. Why not just enjoy them both if you have the opportunity?
Posted April 6, 2012 at 4:00 PM
Each one makes you happy in a different way, just leave it at that.
From Giovanny CruzI think I heard that post before NB by you
Posted April 6, 2012 at 4:12 PM
From Giovanny CruzIn different threads we have talk about this but I think is because we always go off topic
Posted April 6, 2012 at 4:14 PM
From Mike GallagherI'm just glad no one has yet answered the question, because this dead horse doesn't deserve anymore beating.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 4:29 PM
From N BThat is my way staying out of the heated debates where no one wins. For people who have visited Disney since they were little, it has to be completely different than someone like me who made my first trip when I was close to 30 years old.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 4:34 PM
From N BMike, just think, with this post we are 9% complete to closing this thread.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 4:39 PM
From TH CreativeDisney has hippos.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 5:27 PM
From James TrexenTH, so does Universal, it's run by them.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 7:00 PM
From Nick MarkhamMight I ask, Robert, why do you clear so many threads of the same topic? I've found such a redundancy and uselessness in topics over the last few months that I have quite honestly begun to lose interest in even looking at the discussion board.
Posted April 6, 2012 at 10:14 PM
Now, I appreciate Giovanny's determination to get an answer on this issue, but the truth is, there is no correct answer, and if you're looking to broil up the old debate, why not go back to one of the previous discussions. If it's not worth the effort to bring back one of those older posts, then is it really worth revisiting the topic?
From Mark FairleighCan this particular type of question be banned for eternity, please? Love both.
Posted April 7, 2012 at 5:42 AM
From Andy MilitoWas this thread necessary?
Posted April 7, 2012 at 6:33 AM
From James KoehlGiovanny, I really don't think you intended to start any conflict with your question. The problem is that there is no correct answer to your question. It's like trying to explain why blue is your favorite color and is a better color than red. In my opinion, one of the strengths of this site is that, while we all have our "favorite" parks, we also accept that others might not share our opinion. We can try to stand up for our beliefs and justify them, but we also accept that others don't have to agree with us, and that doesn't make them wrong. There is no limit to how much fun and enjoyment there is in the world- I can have a wonderful time at a Disney/Universal/fill-in-the-blank Park and still love my home park of Cedar Point. You don't have to compare Disney and Universal. Having fun at Harry Potter doesn't mean that you are being disloyal to Haunted Mansion. You can enjoy them both without hurting anyone's feelings. If you pay their admission price, you've made both Walt and Universal happy.
Posted April 7, 2012 at 7:10 AM
From Rob PastorJames: That sums it up just about perfectly.
Posted April 7, 2012 at 7:13 AM
From Dominick DEnough with these topics. We know that some people on here like WDW better, and some like UO better. We just had a thread like this not even 2 months ago.
Posted April 7, 2012 at 11:03 AM
From Duncan Hennythe answer depends on the person. I think they both compliment each other i like them both
Posted April 7, 2012 at 11:43 AM
From Anthony MurphyDisney has had the corner on Customer Service for years and is known for its superior service. Now I am not saying that Universal does not have great employees and good customer service, but Disney has the brand and reputation in this realm.
Posted April 7, 2012 at 8:23 PM
Which is better? It depends on what is your criteria. Personally, I like Disney better, but I think its because it offers something for everybody for every taste. This is likely due to WDW's size which makes it usually better that most vacation destinations out there, not just Universal.
However, if you like Universal, I can defiantly see and respect that.
From Jorge ArnoldsonUniversal is better, hands down. Sure, Disney is bigger, but I like a focus on quality rather than quantity.
Posted May 2, 2012 at 2:17 PM
From Dominick DIn response to Jorge:
Posted May 6, 2012 at 11:06 AM
Need me to go on?
From Colton McLaughlinI think the real question here is why are apples better than oranges? Or an even better question: Why does a dead fish weigh more than a living fish?
Posted May 6, 2012 at 5:28 PM
Please, this question has been done to death and there is no answer. I think both parks have their successes and downfalls, and both play to a different crowd.
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