What Makes Visiting Universal Studios So Hollywood

California, Los Angeles Guide (B): What Makes Visiting Universal Studios So Hollywood

What makes visiting Universal Studios Hollywood so Hollywood? It may sound like a simple enough question however if you have been to Universal Studios Orlando, the differences in visiting Universal Studios Hollywood are certainly there. I mean, it is located in Hollywood…

Having already visited Universal Orlando a couple of times I didn’t feel the need to stop in at Universal Studios Hollywood on my recent trip to LA. That was until thinking about this question: what makes Universal Studios Hollywood, well, Hollywood? Are the parks actually different? Do they have the same rides? What about Harry Potter and Homer Simpson? Let’s find out.

First impressions upon pulling up to Universal Hollywood will be very familiar to Universal Orlando. Both theme parks have expansive City Walks leading to the gate – a collection of shops and restaurants, and entertainment options. Many of the restaurants and bars are the same such as Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville. Notable standards in Hollywood CityWalk is the surprisingly good beer at Karl Strauss Brewing and Portland’s favourite treat – Voodoo Doughnuts. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: What Makes Visiting Universal Studios So Hollywood
Guide Location: USA » Los Angeles
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Universal Studios Hollywood   Moes   Wizarding World of Harry Potter   Karl Strauss Brewing   Garland Hotel   Animal Actors   World-Famous Studio Tour  
Author: Shaun Robertson
Read it on author's website: http://www.thislifeintrips.com/visiting-universal-studios-hollywood/

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