The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at the Universal Orlando Resort is a theme park destination that recreates the magical world of Harry Potter from the books and movies. It is an immersive experience that allows visitors to walk through the streets of Hogsmeade, shop for wizarding supplies at Ollivanders, and even ride on the Hogwarts Express. Hogsmeade and Diagon … [Read more...] about Hogsmeade vs. Diagon Alley at the Universal Orlando Resort
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5 Hidden Details at Escape From Gringotts
You will be filled with shock and awe just like Harry the first time he entered Gringotts! When you enter the bank to ride Escape From Gringotts it’s just like the movie, down to the very last chandelier crystal. The counters are lined with goblins grumpily working aways at their tasks while you keep your head down and walk past. The detail is absolutely amazing! Be … [Read more...] about 5 Hidden Details at Escape From Gringotts
Treats From The Harry Potter Books That You Can Get in Universal Studios!
Food played a huge role in the Harry Potter series, and in the books we were introduced to tons of treats and candies in the Wizarding World. Being that Harry Potter is written by a British author, many of the snacks and treats had British origins, making it so American children had no idea what these concoctions tasted like. Part of the thrill of the Wizarding World of … [Read more...] about Treats From The Harry Potter Books That You Can Get in Universal Studios!
Wizarding World Spells, Secrets, and Tips
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the most immersive theme park that we have ever seen! With so much to do and see, there’s no way to find it all, so we’re here to help! Doing magic and casting spells is a huge part of this land. The wands are pricey, a whopping $50 each, but a wizarding family may share one and practice through the park. Brief Bit About … [Read more...] about Wizarding World Spells, Secrets, and Tips
Why Every Harry Potter Fan Needs to Visit Madam Malkin’s
Madam Malkin’s Robes For All Occasions is a shop in Diagon Alley that in the books sells robes, traveling cloaks, and school robes. Just when the reality has set in that you are going to go and actually walk through Diagon Alley, that place that you have dreamed about since 1997, you also learn that you can walk through Madam Malkin’s just as the gold trio had! Book Fact: … [Read more...] about Why Every Harry Potter Fan Needs to Visit Madam Malkin’s
Harry Potters Wizarding World: All About the Magic Wands
Universal Studios is a huge draw to Harry Potter fans around the world. Finally, the stories that we read can come to life. The difference with Harry Potter versus other fandoms is that with Harry Potter, it isn’t really about the characters, per say, it’s about the world they live in. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is nothing short of spectacular. It is like … [Read more...] about Harry Potters Wizarding World: All About the Magic Wands