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universal orlando solo

Beginners Guide to Doing Universal Orlando Solo

Theme Parks Solo: Universal Orlando Resort Edition!

Have you ever wanted to go to Universal Studios solo?

What about Islands of Adventure solo?

Or perhaps the idea seems a bit weird???

The Universal Orlando Resort parks are made perfectly for solo adult travelers. I know you’re probably thinking this has got to be the oddest idea but trust me, you can do it!

There’s a way to do Universal Orlando solo without thinking it’s weird….

…that’s if you know what to do.

NikkyJ
epcot food & wine festival

2019 Complete Guide to the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Nope not Christmas, but close enough. The 24th annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival is where food and theme park aficionados rendezvous to satisfy their daring epicurean desires.

The Epcot Food and Wine Festival will feature more than 30 global marketplaces with dates from August 30th through November 12th 2018 (still awaiting 2019 dates).

So, I take it as my duty to inform and give tips to both new comers and returnees of everything each ThemeParkHipster should know for the 2019 festival!

NikkyJ
CAN DISNEY TICKETS BE TRANSFERRED

Can Disney Tickets be Transferred to Someone Else?

Question of the Week: Can Disney Tickets be Transferred to Someone Else?

Some of the common questions I’m asked are:

  1. Are Disney theme park tickets transferable?
  2. May I give my Disney ticket to someone else to use the remaining days?
  3. What happens if I don′t use all the days on my ticket?
  4. Is it possible for one person to use it the first half (days 1-3) and then a different family member to use the other half (days 4-5)?
NikkyJ
how to do disney solo

Beginners Guide to Doing Disney Solo | 11 Pro Tips to Get You Started

Theme Parks Solo: Walt Disney World Edition!

Do you want to go to Disney solo?

Or perhaps the idea seems a bit too far fetch???

Since I started traveling to theme parks alone, I’ve noticed that I’ve become more confident in introducing myself to new people. This gives me a chance to truly be myself, since I am in my “zone.”

The Disney parks are suited for solo adult travelers.

It goes without saying that my trips to Walt Disney World are more are refreshing when I am visiting unaccompanied. Don’t get me wrong, there are moments when I want to reach out to others in the park, but the introvert inside of me has to push through my own self-limiting thoughts and strike up a conversation.

If this sounds like you, then I recommend scheduling a tour on one of the first few days of your trip. This is a good way to break the ice on your solo theme park vacation and you never know what adventures may happen afterwards.

I know you’re probably thinking this has got to be the oddest idea but trust me, you can do it!

There’s a way to do Disney solo without thinking it’s weird….

…that’s if you know what to do.

NikkyJ

2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Beverage Seminar Schedule

Toast with friends and raise your glasses this year at the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Beverage Seminars.

It’s an absolute must do if you’re a connoisseur of wine or any other tantalizing adult concoction. Sommeliers and other beverage experts share their knowledge during the 45-minute presentations.

Hipsters are able to indulge in the lesson of the day by tasting wines, beers, and liquors offered.

NikkyJ

2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Culinary Demonstration Schedule

Guests of Epcot Food & Wine Festival are in for a delicious treat. If you’re going this year, then you will be able to participate in a 45-minute culinary demonstration where you can get quick tips and tricks for preparing savory dishes.

NikkyJ

Halloween Horror Nights Survival Guide 2019

Halloween Horror Nights Survival Guide and Tips!

You poor unfortunate souls. Do you dare to venture out to this year’s Halloween Horror Nights? If so, you are in for more than ghostly encounters. The 2018 Halloween Horror Night event will take place from September 13th until November 3rd at Universal Studios Florida.

This year Universal will have a record number of haunted mazes, ten to be exact!

According to Universal,

This year, time twists and turns on itself–ripping cinematic greats, cult classics and even original nightmares from decades past into a new era of fear with more terrifying haunted houses than ever, sinister scare zones and outrageous entertainment.

NikkyJ

Halloween Horror Nights I AKA Fright Nights

Hey Hipsters! It’s time to relive the ghastly history of Universal’s most anticipated yearly event, Halloween Horror Nights.

Halloween Horrors Nights, created by Julie Zimmerman and John Paul Geurts, began as Fright Nights over in Hollywood, California and was brought to Florida in 1991 for three nights. The original concept of this event was to have a huge Halloween party throughout the Universal Studios Florida theme park. Little did the creators know that this spine-tingling affair would turn into a global phenomenon for over a quarter of a century.

NikkyJ
Toy Story Land

11 First Timer Tips to Conquer Toy Story Land

The new addition to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Toy Story Land, has fans of both brands frolicking to the park in large numbers.

Toy Story Land is based off the Disney-Pixar franchise that stars Woody, Buzz, Jessie and the whole gang!

As you read this article you will learn 11 first timer tips to doing Toy Storyland like a pro!

NikkyJ
Disney Dole Whip Epcot

Where to Find Dole Whip at Disney World | Your Complete Guide

Why is the Dole Whip so fascinating and why are we obsessed with it?

Walt Disney World magic can be found all over the resort, but one must have treat that encompasses all that enchantment is the pineapple Dole While. There was a time when obtaining this legendary snack was hard to come by, but since the demand has skyrocketed over the past few years, you can now find it in multiple locations if you know where to look.

The Dole Whip is the most popular Walt Disney World snack among Disney enthusiasts. Even beating out the famous Mickey Mouse  ice-cream ears.

The cult following behind the Dole Whip is the real deal!

NikkyJ