A major night club shooting and a string of recent car burglaries at international drive hotels have led to some vibrations through the Orlando tourism industry. I was interviewed today for a short piece on the local news and asked if I thought the current… Read More »Do recent events impact perception of Orlando as a safe destination for tourists?
The kids from ABC’s breakout comedy hit ‘black-ish’ were recently at Walt Disney World enjoying a little quality time together after the end of their first season of filming. Two of the kids, Marcus Scriber and Yara Shahidi, also enjoyed a fun day at EPCOT.… Read More »Stars from ABC’s ‘black-ish’ Visit Epcot
Sad news coming from SeaWorld Orlando’s Aquatica water park. A 68-year old tourist visiting from a foreign country died after being found unresponsive on Roa Rapids, a fast-current version of a lazy river. Attempts to revive the guest were successful, but he died later at… Read More »Man dies after being rescued at SeaWorld’s Aquatica
I feel like I’ve written that headline before. It’s getting to be a broken record. Today more than just a record was broken, but the whole front end of a Disney bus was crashed when it ran into the back of a parked non-Disney tour… Read More »Bus Accident Latest in String of Transportation Incidents at Disney World
Cast members at the Disneyland Resort are always looking for ways to help a guest have the most enjoyable visit possible. Here are some tips, straight from Disneyland, on how to stay cool and have fun on a summer visit to the Disney parks. Drink plenty of water… Read More »Top 5 Tips for Visiting Disneyland in Big Crowds and Hot Weather
Fanny Pack Antics is a humorous website that takes an irreverent look at the fashion faux pas of the wild, and often wooly, tourist. From the ubiquitous Fanny Pack to the omnipresent mullet, you’ll find plenty to guffaw over. As you might guess, a few… Read More »Fanny Pack Antics – tourists lampooned for fun and profit (okay maybe not profit)