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Orlando Florida – Island of Adventures

The following day after we visited Universal Studios and Diagon Alley we went to Island of Adventures. Compared to Universal Studios, this park is a much smaller.    All of the rides and attractions were all compressed into a small space. This did have some benefits, everything was close by and easy to find. As… Continue reading Orlando Florida – Island of Adventures

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Universal Studios – Diagon Alley

fter waiting and waiting, I struggled to contain my excitement as we journeyed to Diagon Ally, the brand-new Harry Potter theme park. I had heard such good things about it from friends and family that I was literally bouncing up and down in my seat with excitement. Reaching the entrance to Diagon Ally, we knew… Continue reading Universal Studios – Diagon Alley

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Orlando Florida – Universal Studios

Orlando Florida was beautiful and the sights were amazing, however I was most looking forward to getting to Universal Studios theme park.    As we drove, we started seeing signs for the theme park, billboards on both sides of the road, advertising attractions at Universal Studios such as Shrek ride and the Spiderman and other… Continue reading Orlando Florida – Universal Studios

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Orlando Florida

When we landed in Orlando and waiting to get off, we looked out the window and saw it was pouring down with rain.  I was very disappointed as I was expecting sunny weather as it had been up until that point. But we arrived in the pouring rain, great, wonderful timing on our part.  As… Continue reading Orlando Florida

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New York – Hunger Games Exhibition

When researching attractions and monuments and things to do in New York I came across the New York – Hunger Games Exhibition located in Times Square  Having read and watched all of the Hunger Games I was eager to go. I read reviews and watched videos of the exhibition. Excited, I persuaded my parents to… Continue reading New York – Hunger Games Exhibition

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Flight – Birmingham to New York City

The morning of our flight to New York, we had to get up at 5am. We had a taxi waiting outside our house to take us to Birmingham Airport. Rushing to get our luggage together, we doubled checked we had everything for our holidays. Excited for the holiday, I made sure I had my hand… Continue reading Flight – Birmingham to New York City

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My Trip To America

For my 18th birthday, I received aeroplane tickets to New York and Orlando Florida. Unfortunately, my dad got taken ill at the time (ill explain this later) and we weren’t able to go until the following year (summer 2015).  I was thrilled to receive these tickets. I have always been a fan of the different… Continue reading My Trip To America

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Independence On Wheels

When I chose Southampton I knew I’d have to be more confident and independent in many ways. This included living away from home, dealing with bills and my own cooking and cleaning, I also had to debate whether I had enough confidence to catch the train on my own to travel backwards and forwards from home… Continue reading Independence On Wheels