Tips: Most Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights event dates sell out, so buy your tickets as far in advance as you can. You can get discounted Universal Studios tickets, but be aware that this is one of the Halloween events that is ticketed separately. When you get thirsty, be sure to try a “Blood Bag.” Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights events are not recommended for kids under 13 or teens who aren’t fans of the horror genre. … [Read more...] about A Halloween Guide to Southern California Theme Parks
But honestly, none of that would be so bad except for the most galling aspect of today’s Halloween protocol: the fact that most parents don’t allow their children to keep their haul. No, there’s an elaborate system of candy buybacks — sometimes dentists get involved — in which kids are basically forced to trade their sweets for cash or toys or, I don’t know, karma. … [Read more...] about Congrats, parents. You’re ruining Halloween.
South America first ensnared me when I was 15. I flew to Ecuador on a group trip, hoping to learn a little Spanish and embark on my first international trip without parents. Honestly, a month in Ecuador was more than I had bargained for: glacially cold showers in the countryside, men staring at me unabashedly and a level of grime and squalor that I had never seen growing up in suburban Michigan. I went completely broke halfway through the trip and could barely afford breakfast. … [Read more...] about Remembering My First Love: South America
Disney Travel News Update: September 30- October 6, 2019 Edition The top Disney Travel news stories curated for the week of September 30 – October 6, 2019 This is your weekly Disney travel news roundup: a curated compilation of Disney travel news stories and Disney travel breaking news, sourced from around the globe and Luxury Disney Travel social media. … [Read more...] about Disney Travel News Update: October 7, 2019 Edition
Cranmore is nestled in the heart of North Conway, the center of Mount Washington Valley. In the daytime, there’s foliage to take in, shopping and tons of dining. And, of course, nature abounds. The peaks of the Presidentials, the flowing rivers, waterfalls like Jackson Falls are all beautiful in the fall. A great way to see that and tie it into your Halloween theme is via the “Return of the Pumpkin People,” a 35-year-old tradition in which local residents and businesses pose “pumpkin people” in creative ways. For a map and more info, go to jacksonnh.com/event/return-of-the-pumpkin-people/. … [Read more...] about Scare up a good time in North Conway