Disney’s Contemporary Resort

At long last, I am finally hitting publish on my review of Disney’s Contemporary Resort! This ultra-modern hotel offers award-winning dining, spectacular views, a fantastic location and fun pools, and has been an iconic fixture at the Walt Disney World Resort since opening day on October 1, 1971. Arrivals are made via the first floor… Read More

Steakhouse 71 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Steakhouse 71 opened last fall at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in the space that previously housed The Wave. Named for the year the Contemporary Resort first opened, Steakhouse 71 harkens back to the design style of the 1970s, reimagined in a contemporary, comfortable and sleek way. You’ll even notice some Florida flair—such as Orange Bird and… Read More

Disney’s Beach Club Resort & Villas

I absolutely love the casual elegance of Disney’s Beach Club Resort & Villas. I’ve personally chosen this charming, New England-style Resort hotel for my own family many times over the years. Here, you will savor exquisite dining, and explore the pools, lagoons and spas of Stormalong Bay. Sail around Crescent Lake on a rented mini-powerboat,… Read More

Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando

At Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, a tropical paradise meets an oasis of fun. Royal Pacific is one of the premier resorts of Universal Orlando and falls on my short list of top three places to stay! We think every island paradise should have three things: sun, sand—and tons of palm trees. Good… Read More

Universal VIP Tour Experience: An EPIC Adventure

You don’t have to be a celebrity to experience Universal Orlando Resort like a star. With a VIP Experience guided tour, you’ll be led by a Universal Orlando expert through the most popular rides and attractions, plus enjoy a variety of special benefits before, during and after your tour. I can’t wait to take you… Read More

Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort

I summoned my “scream squad” to Halloween Horror Nights at the Universal Orlando Resort last week. It was my first time – ever – and it was AMAZING! This special ticketed event happens select nights at Universal Studios Florida in September and October. At the event, you’ll face 10 haunted houses, 5 scare zones, 2… Read More

Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort

Loews Portofino Bay Resort is my top choice for both my own family and my clients. It is beautifully appointed, convenient to the theme parks, has excellent service and a variety of wonderful amenities.   I’m just back from my fourth stay and thought I’d give an update on my resort profile! Portofino Bay is a… Read More