Posts Tagged ‘ The Wizarding World of Harry Potter ’

Saturday snippets: 23rd March 2019

Mar 23rd, 2019 | By

The Caledonian Canal, Lake Constance and Hawarden Old Castle attract Adrian’s attention this week along with Harry Potter, the Bahamas and St Kitts and Nevis

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

Dec 14th, 2015 | By

Last May, I was given some news about what to expect when Universal Studios in Hollywood opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ but not when it would open. Now we know. April 7th 2016 is the big day.

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

Jun 4th, 2015 | By

On Tuesday, it was announced that The Wizarding World of Harry Potter would open in the spring of 2016 at Universal Studios Hollywood.

The Wizarding World Begins Today

Jun 18th, 2010 | By

Today’s the day.
It’s the grand opening of Universal’s new theme park, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. At Orlando in Florida, Universal have put a lot of time, effort and money (Universal won’t say how much but figures of close to $200 million have been bandied around) into creating a spectacular attraction that they are hoping will dazzle visitors from around the world.
Will it?
Last month they held a sneak preview from buyers around the world and the general view amongst world weary travel executives and journalists was that it would.

Forget Harry Potter, King Kong Returns

May 19th, 2010 | By

The big tourism news in Florida is the opening of the world’s first Harry Potter theme park on June 18th at Universal Studios in Orlando. But over on the other side of the U.S. at Universals’ studio in Hollywood, the news is all about the huge 3-D King Kong exhibit that will open in early July.