• 08Dec
    Trip Reports, Universal Studios Comments Off on Trip Report – Syfy Digital Press panels, Mythos Restaurant, Wizarding World of Harry Potter

    [This is a trip report from October 2010, being included as a new post as part of the site redesign]

    Day 1 – Arrival, Food and Wine, Bice Restaurant, Halloween Horror Nights

    This was an unexpected trip. I got invited to the Syfy Digital Press Tour event in Orlando (via one of my other sites, the SF news site Sci-Fi Storm, which was about to have its 10th anniversary) a few weeks before. I’ve been invited to them in the past, but the lead time was often insufficient to make arrangements, and they were often more remote – but Orlando I could do, especially since I can stay on DVC points or get a cheap room down at Disney, so I jumped at the chance.

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  • 07Dec
    Trip Reports, Walt Disney World Comments Off on Trip Report – Beach Club Villas, Food & Wine Festival (October 2008)


    [This is a trip report from October 2008, being included as a new post as part of the site redesign]

    Introduction and Travel

    October 4-8, 2008

    This was going to be our first ever Food and Wine Festival trip. Although we are not really wine drinkers, we have been looking to try some new foods – and getting our kids to try some too (they can’t have chicken nuggets every meal!) DD#1, who is now 8, agreed that she would try new foods as well.

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