Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast - Covering Halloween Horror Nights, Islands of Adventure, Universal Studios Florida, CityWalk, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Mardi Gras, Grinchmas and more.

Welcome to Episode 51 of UUOP.

On this episode we bring you the latest news from aroud the resort which will include another of Eric's "What's Newniversal", following that we have the first of Darren's "Funny Schmidt" segments and then we invite Touring owner, Len Testa on to the show to tell us about their latest addition of Universal Orlando to their site.

Don't forget to enter our competition, for two people to win a years subscription to Touring Plans, by answering the question Len gave you on the show and emailing it in to us at, putting Len Competition in the subject line and getting them to us by 11:59pm on March 10th and we will draw two people to win the subscriptions.

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So, until next time.

Live The Adventure.

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode51.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 6:21am PDT

Hi everyone and welcome to our half century, Episode 50.

On the show we bring you the latest news and then Darren tells us all about his experience of the opening night of Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras 2013.

Darren attended the media event and will share his thoughts and he also brings us interviews with Show Director, Lora Wallace and Chef, Steven Jayson.

Join in the discussion on the MICECHAT.COM forums. 

Don't forget to check out Jeff Heimbuch's book, It's a Kind of Cute Story.

You can get hold of it on AMAZON and at BAMBOO FOREST PUBLISHING.

Also take a look at Derek's Article over on ORLANDOINFORMER.

You can watch our live stream of the mardi gras parade at

You can head over to UNIVERSALORLANDO.COM to find out all about Mardi Gras.

Until next time.....

Live The Adventure.

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode50.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:53pm PDT