Universal From Above (2013 Aerials)

Universal From Above (2013 Aerials)

The Orange County Property Appraiser has updated their aerial imagery of Orange County with new high resolution images taken in late January 2013. These images give us some excellent glimpses into the various construction projects that are currently underway at Universal Orlando.…

Permits filed for Hogwarts Express Attraction?

Permits filed for Hogwarts Express Attraction?

New permits filed with the City of Orlando have provided more evidence for the real-life Hogwarts Express attraction that’s rumored to eventually connect the existing Wizarding World of Harry Potter with its expansion, Project 722, taking over the former Amity area of Universal Studios.…

Lost Continent Demolition Plans

Lost Continent Demolition Plans

Remember those permits we posted awhile back for the demolition of two Lost Continent buildings? Well, new permits filed today with the South Florida Water Management District reveal the full scope of the demolition, and they paint a pretty clear picture.…

Universal From Above (2012 Aerials)

Universal From Above (2012 Aerials)

The Orange County Property Appraiser website has updated their aerial imagery for 2012. The images were taken sometime between January 20th and 27th, so while they’re not the most recent images, they still provide an excellent overview of the resort, showing off views of the new additions from 2011 and coming in 2012.…

Lost Continent Demolition = Evidence for Hogwarts Express?

Lost Continent Demolition = Evidence for Hogwarts Express?

 

UPDATE 2/17/2012

New permits filed today with the South Florida Water Management District reveal the full scope of the demolition plans for the Lost Continent, and they paint a pretty clear picture.…

Plans Revealed for WWoHP Expansion at USF?

Plans Revealed for WWoHP Expansion at USF?

A very interesting article was posted over at ThemeParkInsider.com yesterday, detailing what appear to be plans for the expansion of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter taking over the Amity section of Universal Studios Florida.…

Project 722 = Jaws Replacement

Project 722 = Jaws Replacement

On December 19th, 2011, Universal Orlando filed a new demolition permit (DEM2011-00109) with the City of Orlando. The permit’s description reads: “Project 722 – demolition of single attraction with several components”.…