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    Universal Orlando Announces ‘Epic Universe’ Expansion Plans

    During a press conference this morning at the Orange County Convention Center, Universal Orlando officially announced plans for a major expansion of the resort, including a new theme park complex known as “Universal’s Epic Universe.”

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    The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2020: Your Key to a Perfect Vacation

    We are excited about the release of The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2020, and we are celebrating with a GIVEAWAY. One lucky winner will receive a free copy of The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2020, a special edition Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge map, and a custom orb Sprite bottle. So read on and don’t forget to enter our giveaway. Get

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    Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge, a Land of Hidden Gems

    Although many visitors to Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge may be unfamiliar with the planet of Batuu and its Blackspire Outpost, Star Wars fans will discover that the land is filled with hidden gems drawn from the Star Wars movies and the many novels, comic books, and television series. The story of Batuu is set during the current trilogy of the Star

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    Killer Klowns from Outer Space Return to Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights

    The cult classic Killer Klowns from Outer Space, which spawned a popular scarezone at Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights in 2018, is returning to the event this year with an all-new haunted maze. On July 25, Universal announced that Killer Klowns from Outer Space would be featured at their 2019 Halloween events on both coasts, with themed mazes at both

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    Las Vegas Mob Museum Gives Inside Look at Organized Crime

    Darcie Vance, a researcher for The Unofficial Guides, visited the Las Vegas Mob Museum, also known as the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement. Find out all about it. Gangsters have taken over the former post office and courthouse that was built in 1933. Located in downtown Las Vegas, this museum displays artifacts and interactive exhibits that provide