A continuation on a theme. So many people wait to go late morning and early in the afternoon...CRAZY! Plan your stay - there will be rides you "have" to go on and rides you would like to go on. If you plan your day, you will hit everything. Fan's of Harry Potter note...there are lineups for everything...even the souvenir shops have a lineup to get in. We rode the Dragon challenge 4 times when we first got there because the lineup was quite short and there are two roller coasters together so even when the line is a bit long, it goes quickly....then we saw the lineup for "The Forbidden Journey"...3 hours. We went to the Spiderman 3d ride and walked around the park before going back to HP...the line was still 3 hours long...we got in the line at 11 - got out at 2:12 - the ride was amazing but I wish we would have started there and spent less time on the Dragon challenge. Butter beer was excellent (tip - get it from the Three Broomsticks instead of the street venders - you will save about 20 minutes.) but pumpkin juice was a bit odd. The Jurassic Park ride is great if you want to get wet as is Dudley Do-right's Ripsaw falls. The Hulk Roller coaster is good but it is a bit rough. There is to much to do to see both parks in one day so we did not hit Universal studios this time. The park seemed clean and well taken care of with friendly attendants throughout. There are many more activities available but this trip was mostly about HP. The tickets seem a bit pricey but we have spent way more money on way stupider things - no regrets.
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