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New Space Shuttle Atlantis Exhibit at Kennedy Space Center

Please welcome back guest author Jessica Floria: Words cannot describe the feelings that encompass you when experiencing the new Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit at Kennedy Space Center for the first time, or even the second or third time. More than … Continue reading

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New Book Highlights Florida’s Theme Parks

For most of its history, the state of Florida has been known for its natural beauty, citrus farms, cattle ranching, and as a place to escape the harsh winters of the north. Over the 50 years, Florida has also become … Continue reading

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Great Moments in TV Host Jobs at Gatorland

Last weekend I was taking some friends from out of town to Gatorland. There was a film crew walking around the park all day picking up shots. They filmed baby gators, gator wrestling, and even went on the otherside of … Continue reading

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Celebrity Sighting: Shaq Meets The Minions at Universal Studios’ Despicable Me

Sometimes you look at someone getting a theme park escort and wonder, are they a celebrity? With Shaquille O’Neal there isn’t any question when the big man is in town. Shaq was touring Universal Orlando Resort on July 9, 2012 … Continue reading

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Universal Orlando Makes Big Improvements on Upgraded Spider-Man Attraction

Long one of the favorite attractions in Orlando, the Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man, languished at the woefully under attended Islands of Adventure (IOA) theme park. However, thanks to some deft wand work from Harry Potter, IOA is seeing huge crowds … Continue reading

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