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    PotterCon at House of Blues Las Vegas Announced for June 25th

    Join your fellow Potterheads across the country for the official day-drinking and mingling destination for witches, wizards, squibs, and magical creatures alike at PotterCon. The event will be held June 25th at 2 p.m. at The House of Blues located at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Get ready for a stage show featuring a Sorting Ceremony, Trivia Contest, Costume

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    What’s Your Favorite Disney Show?

    Walt Disney World offers many great shows across all four theme parks. What is your favorite Disney show? Here are some of ours: Animal Kingdom Rivers of Light The new sound-and-light show, which lasts 15 minutes, takes place along the lagoon formed by the Discovery River. Rivers of Light is rich in symbolism and conveys the story of the relationship of

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    April 14th is National Dolphin Day

    Today is National Dolphin Day, a time for humans to gain a greater appreciation for and understanding of these aquatic mammals that are considered among the most intelligent and social creatures in the world. But people needn’t limit their fascination with and education about dolphins to a single day; Discovery Cove, an all-inclusive day resort in Orlando, offers year-round opportunities to interact

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    Disney Cruise Line Expanding

    Today, Erin Foster, coauthor of The Unofficial Guide to Disney Cruise Line, shares with us what she knows about the new ships coming to Disney Cruise Line in 2021 and 2023. Disney Cruise Line has announced that it will be expanding its fleet from the current four ships by adding two more ships, for a total of six. That’s terrific news

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    Loews Royal Pacific Resort—A Review

    A favorite of young families and solo travelers alike, the Royal Pacific is the least expensive and most relaxing of Universal’s Deluxe hotels. You may be tempted, as we were initially, to write off the Royal Pacific, which opened in 2002, as a knockoff of Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. There are indeed similarities, but the Royal Pacific is attractive enough, and has enough strengths of