Author Archives: Sara V

About Sara V

Sara Varney is a Travel Planner for MEI & Mouse Fan Travel. She is also Co-Host of the PassPorter Moms Podcast and the Editor of PassPorter News. You can follow her on Twitter at PassPorterMomSV.

Sara’s Snippets – October 23, 2014 – Wet ‘n Wild Orlando

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! I'm concluding our series on the Universal Orlando Resort with a visit to Wet 'n Wild – Orlando's premier water park. Wet 'n Wild is the oldest water park in Central Florida but don't let that … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – October 17, 2014 – Diagon Alley

Greetings fellow Muggles! Diagon Alley at Universal Studios is the latest addition to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Guests have two ways to enter Diagon Alley – through the London streetscape in Universal Studios or on the Hogwarts Express … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – October 15, 2014 – Cabana Bay Resort at Universal Orlando

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! Some of us are old enough to remember long summer road trips when your parents would throw you in the back of the station wagon and hit the road. You would stop at road side motels … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – October 9, 2014 – Hard Rock Hotel and Loews Royal Pacific

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! I was lucky enough to tour the Hard Rock Hotel and Loews Royal Pacific last week. Both resorts offer spectacular rooms and pools but the experience is very different! Live like a Rock Star for a … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – October 8, 2014 – Loews Portofino Bay Resort

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans!  Loews Portofino Bay Resort at Universal Orlando was my home last week for a three nights. This resort is one of Universal Orlando's Deluxe Resorts (along with the Hard Rock Hotel and Loews Royal Pacific) which … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – October 2, 2014 – Universal Orlando

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! I returned late last night from a 3-night stay at Universal Orlando. My brain is overflowing with details about the resorts, parks, restaurants, and more! I'll be sharing some of my experiences with you over the … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – September 25, 2014 – Universal Orlando Bound!

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! Or in this case – Harry Potter Fans? This weekend a group of MEI-Travel agents – myself included – are headed to the Universal Orlando Resort for some training. We'll be touring the Universal Orlando Resorts, … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – September 24, 2014 – Studio Backlot Tour to Close

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! The Studio Backlot Tour attraction at Disney's Hollywod Studios will close permanently on September 27, 2014. This combination walk-through and ride attraction includes a special effects demonstration with audience volunteers and a tram ride that includes such highlights … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – September 19, 2014 – Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Tips from AllEars.Net

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans!  With Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party in full swing, I thought about writing a blog post with tips. Then I saw that our partner AllEars.Net beat me to the punch! You can check out all … Continue reading

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Sara’s Snippets – ‘Frozen Fun’ Extended at Hollywood Studios

Greetings fellow Mouse Fans! Select events featured during the "Frozen Summer Fun" at Disney's Hollywood Studios have been extended through the holidays. The "Frozen Sing Along" and Wandering Oaken's Trading Shop will continue with Wandering Oakens will move closer to … Continue reading

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