Even though there are numerous places to visit in Orlando, none of them can surpass the Universal CityWalk! With about 30 acres of land, Universal CityWalk offers numerous places for shopping, dining or entertainment. Therefore, if you are planning to visit Orlando with your family, coworkers or a group of friends, here are the 10 reasons why you should visit the Universal City Walk…
1) Unique Shopping
There are numerous unique shops where you can get everything you wish to buy. For instance, you can get leather goods from Fossil, mementoes at Universal Studio Store and genuine design from Hart & Huntington Tattoo Company. Bottom-line, if you are looking for unique goods, this is the right place to find them.
2) Live Karaoke
If you love singing, the Rising Star is the place to be because you will perform alongside a live band and backup singers to help you have a moment of your life. However, if you don’t like being in the spotlight, you can go to a rock concert to enjoy music and have adult beverages or cocktails.
3) Innovative Dining
Regardless of your taste and preferences or budget, you will always find a perfect restaurant to fulfil your needs. However, if you are not familiar with any of the restaurants, you can research beforehand or inquire before ordering any type of food.
4) Blue Man Group
This is one of the most famous groups in Universal Orlando Resort. Their show captivates a lot of people with vast colours and sounds. If you will attend the show, be ready to party, laugh and dance.
5) Unique Desserts
You can either visit Voodoo Doughnuts if you would like a unique twist to the normal sugary favourites. Some of the flavours include Voodoo Doll, Bacon Maple Bar and Viscous Hibiscus. However, if you want one of a kind milkshakes, Toothsome Chocolate Emporium is the place to be for unique desserts.
6) Dancing and Music
Hard Rock Live features live music but for reggae lovers, you should be at the King of Reggae. Alternatively, if you wish to dance to any kind of music, Red Coconut Club is an ideal spot among other clubs in the Universal walk because they stay open until 2am.
7) Dinner and Movie
IMAX or the AMC Universal Cineplex 20 are some of the places you can catch the latest Hollywood movies. However, if you are to watch a movie, having a wide range of snacks to choose from is a good idea. Some of the snacks you can choose from include pizza, French fries, chicken tenders, etc. as well as a bar full of wine and beer.
8) Hollywood Drive-In Golf
If you are a golf enthusiast, you should try the Hollywood Drive-In Golf. There are two courses to help you enjoy your golfing experience plus other recreational activities like encountering monsters in a haunted house or a 30-foot robot.
9) Complimentary Water Taxis
If you need some quiet time, take advantage of the water taxi rides. They are free of charge and they start 30 minutes before the parks are open until 2:30 am all year long. Enjoy the beautiful sceneries as you make memories with your family or friends.
10) Free Parking after 6pm
After 6pm you can enjoy free parking, However, during the Universal Halloween Horror Nights, parking is not free.