As I've said in my post about Universal Studios, I'm a massive film nerd. I love anything that's even remotely close to a 'behind the scenes' look at how a film is made or anything that makes me feel like I've taken the role of director or producer. Naturally, Hollywood Studios seems like it would … Continue reading Hollywood Studios: To A Galaxy Far, Far Away
As the title of this post may suggest to you I had the absolute joy of spending my 24th birthday in Islands of Adventure. Why did I pick this particular park for my birthday celebrations you may ask? Two words: Marvel and Harry Potter. Yes, your girl here wanted the most geek filled extravaganza she could … Continue reading Islands of Adventure: Birthday of Adventure
Many of you may be wondering why I didn't start my blog series on Disney with the main park - Magic Kingdom - because that is the one everyone wants to hear about and especially because this was the first park that I visited during my time in Florida. It's pretty simple - I just couldn't … Continue reading Magic Kingdom: The Spookiest Place on Earth?
Although the main reason that I was visiting the states was to visit Disney and immerse myself in the magic parks inspired by our favourite animated mouse, I was incredibly excited to visit the Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure parks as part of my trip. As a huge film nerd and film studies graduate, … Continue reading Universal Studios: The Ultimate Movie-Geek Fest
From all my memories of Epcot as a child, I had somehow developed this idea that this particular Disney park was a bit on the dull side. I couldn't remember much from my first trip, and somehow that had put this tainted vision of the park into my head which in hindsight was completely untrue. … Continue reading Epcot: Around the World in a Single Park
In the process of writing my last post, I realised I had a lot of information and advice for people who want to visit Stockholm stored in my head. I also realised that sometimes when you're doing research about a country you're looking to visit, you also don't want to spend hours and hours reading … Continue reading Can you visit Stockholm on a Budget? Part Two – Activities and Appetite
Scandinavian countries are known for their natural beauty, their unique history, and also for how damn expensive they are to visit. Every person I know who has had the opportunity to visit Sweden, Finland or Norway has said the same thing - how much it cost while they were over there. That's why I was … Continue reading Can you visit Stockholm on a Budget? Part One – Travel and Accomodation