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  1. Going, going, Kong in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Halesowennews.co.uk

    We see columns of fire and hear the sound of drums even before we enter the shrine, an imposing room carved to resemble several huge skulls. Waving her arms and shouting in a foreign language, an elderly woman looks at us with an imperious gaze.


  2. 'The Chew' celebrates 20th Epcot International Food & Wine FestivalRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ABC's "The Chew" features entertaining expert Clinton Kelly, health and wellness enthusiast Daphne Oz and celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Michael Symon and Carla Hall. During its sixth season, "The Chew" made history by traveling to Orlando to tape a week of programs highlighting all of the food, fun and festivities of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World Resort.


  3. 2016 Puerto Rico Tip-Off Primer: Oklahoma And Xavier The Main AttractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Blogging the Bracket

    The Sooners and Musketeers will be favored to reach the championship game in San Juan, but Northern Iowa , Clemson, Davidson, and maybe even Arizona State will stand in their way. Somewhat unbelievably, this will be the 10th edition of this tournament, which can be viewed as the replacement for the men's edition of the San Juan Shootout, played for the final time in 2006.


  4. SeaWorld, Fun Spot drop Pokemon lures to catch touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Capitalizing on the popularity of the new mobile game, PokA mon Go, Fun Spot Orlando hosted a meetup on Saturday, July 16, 2016. Park visitors had access to PokA Stops, activated lure modules, and a PokA mon Gym.


  5. Podcast - 07/14/16 - Universal ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | DIS Unplugged

    In this week's show, we give you our opinion of the dining options available at Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, including Jake's American Bar, Emeril's Tchoup Chop, Islands Dining Room and more! Want to get in touch? Check out our contact page . Subscribe to the DIS YouTube Channel - Be the first to watch! The DIS YouTube Channel Have any questions or comments? Email us today! Subscribe to our feed on iTunes or via RSS with the links below! I am Producer of The DIS Unplugged Podcast Network primarily focusing on the Disney World Edition, Universal Edition, Connecting with Walt and the Dreams Unlimited Travel Show.


  6. Juggling Act: Disney, heat, crowds - " and pixie dustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Detroit News

    As our date with Disney approached, I felt more anxious than excited. I don't like going to the mall during the holidays.


  7. Skull Island: Reign of Kong at Universal OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    When it opens this summer at Universal Orlando Resort's Islands of Adventure, Skull Island: Reign of Kong will bring to life the next generation of the King Kong legend. The multi-dimensional attraction will feature massive physical sets, incredibly lifelike animated figures, advanced 3D technology and even the chance to encounter live actors in the queue a first-ever for any Universal Orlando attraction.


  8. New King Kong ride debuts at Universal OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Business Journal

    South Floridians visiting Universal Orlando Resort have a new attraction to visit, Skull Island: Reign of Kong.


  9. Disney World's Top Foe Finally Opens Skull Island: Reign of KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Motley Fool

    Universal Orlando was hoping would woo guests this summer has finally opened. After weeks of technical rehearsals to mixed guest reviews and plenty of downtime, Skull Island: Reign of Kong officially opened on Wednesday morning.


  10. At Home in Potatoland: On Joan Didion, Nostalgia, and Walt DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    This makes no sense. For one thing, I live in Cambridge, Mass. For another, there are places I visit far more often than I visit Orlando: my hometown in Monterey, Calif., for example.


  11. How a woman came between Tim Duncan and the Orlando MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    NBA champ Tim Duncan is retiring from the game after 19 seasons. The San Antonio Spurs star announced his retirement on Monday after five championships, two MVP awards and 15 All-Star appearances, marking the end of an era for the Spurs and for the NBA.


  12. MegaWaka Now Offering 70% Discount on U.S. Vacation Packages for TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | PRWeb

    MegaWaka travel agency wants everyone to have a chance to explore America and is offering huge discounts and perks, thanks to the company's partnership with Westgate Resorts, to make tourist's travel dreams come true. "I have been in the hospitality industry for half a decade, and one thing that always stands out to me is my client's desire to travel," said company owner Emeka Igwebuike.


  13. Universal Orlando opening 5th hotel, targeting conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Orlando Sentinel reports that tropical-themed Sapphire Falls Resort will open Thursday with 1,000 rooms. It will have 115,000 square feet of space for meetings and events and a covered walkway to another hotel's conference area.


  14. International travel trends downRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A view from the top of the Ihu Breakaway Falls attraction at SeaWorld Orlando's Aquatica water park. A view from the top of the Ihu Breakaway Falls attraction at SeaWorld Orlando's Aquatica water park.


  15. Universal Orlando becoming bigger player in the convention hotel marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Rapidly expanding Universal Orlando is becoming a bigger player in the convention and meeting market, with its fifth hotel opening on Thursday that will soon aim to attract people just as interested in networking as riding roller coasters. Tropical-themed Sapphire Falls Resort, with 1,000 rooms, will be a convention hotel.


  16. Luxury hotels critical to Anaheim's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Wave

    More than $2 billion is being invested to bring the magic of Star Wars to Disneyland, expand the Anaheim Convention Center, enhance hotel choices and improve parking and traffic for visitors and residents alike. The changes are the most significant since the late-1990s expansion that turned the Anaheim resort district into a world-class destination.


  17. Orlando Predators bring AFL's best record into Steel gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Portland Tribune

    If the Portland Steel win Saturday night, it'll be cause for major celebration. They might even mug for the cameras and exclaim, 'We're going to Disney World!' At this point, Portland's Arena Football League team probably would take a win against the visiting Orlando Predators over a trip to Walt's place in Florida.


  18. AAU national tourneys make Orlando returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | OrlandoSentinel.com

    Not yet at least. But the AAU boys basketball national tournaments that once attracted a caravan of college coaches to Orlando are back.


  19. Floridays Resort Announces Exciting New Partnerships with Orlando AttractionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | PR.com

    Floridays Resort, Named "The Number #1 Family Friendly Hotel in the USA and #5 in the World" by Tripadvisor, is pleased to announce new partnerships with acclaimed children's theme park, Legoland and local area family attraction, The Crayola Experience. The award-winning resort is focused on enhancing the guest experience by offering more value added opportunities and entertainment options to its customers.


  20. Orlando has world's top four theme parks, says TripAdvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | PR Log

    July 6, 2016 - PRLog -- The world's top four theme parks are all in Orlando, Florida, according to the top travel review website, TripAdvisor. Leading the way for the second year in the row in being named the number one amusement park in the United States and the world is Universal's Islands of Adventure, according to the TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards.