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Universal Studios Hollywood 2012: A Planet Explorers Travel Guide for Kids
     

Universal Studios Hollywood 2012: A Planet Explorers Travel Guide for Kids

by Laura Schaefer
 
Universal Studios Hollywood is one of the oldest and biggest movie studios in California—and it’s also a hugely popular theme park. Universal has a reputation for cutting-edge attractions and entertainment. Inside, your family will experience the latest in ride technology. You’ll love the famous Studio Tour, the thrilling Revenge of the Mummy

Overview

Universal Studios Hollywood is one of the oldest and biggest movie studios in California—and it’s also a hugely popular theme park. Universal has a reputation for cutting-edge attractions and entertainment. Inside, your family will experience the latest in ride technology. You’ll love the famous Studio Tour, the thrilling Revenge of the Mummy indoor roller coaster, and the all new Transformers: The Ride 3D. Many of the rides at Universal Studios Hollywood combine 3-D film with live action and special effects. You’re going to have a great time. Use this guide to plan your vacation and make a list of the things you want to see first!

Click around throughout the book for Universal trivia, and links to more information about the rides, movies, and characters you’ll see. Finally, take note of some useful symbols. These will appear throughout the book as attractions are mentioned.

S = Scary
D = Dark
A = Awesome: don’t miss this attraction
T = Thrilling: think roller coasters
W = Wet: you might get soaked

From fun facts to history, attraction highlights to quizzes, Planet Explorers guidebooks have it all.

Don't miss the other titles in the exciting Planet Explorers series for 8-12 year-old travelers. There's Planet Explorers Walt Disney World 2012, Epcot 2012, SeaWorld Orlando 2012, Planet Explorers Disneyland, Planet Explorers Disneyland Paris Resort, Planet Explorers London 2012, Planet Explorers New York City 2012, Planet Explorers Chicago, Planet Explorers Philadelphia, Planet Explorers Las Vegas, The Walt Disney World Character Finder 2012, Planet Explorers Disney Cruise Line 2012, Universal Orlando Resort 2012, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter 2012, and LEGOLAND Florida 2012. Have fun!

Product Details

BN ID:
2940014783743
Publisher:
Laura Schaefer
Publication date:
06/13/2012
Series:
Planet Explorers , #14
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
861 KB
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Laura Schaefer began her writing career as a book review editor at the University of Wisconsin's student paper The Daily Cardinal. She went on to write regularly for The Princeton Review and Match.com.

Laura is the author of The Secret Ingredient (Simon & Schuster 2011), The Teashop Girls (Simon & Schuster 2008) and Man with Farm Seeks Woman with Tractor (Thunder's Mouth Press, 2005). She is also the founder and publisher of Planet Explorers Travel Guides for Kids. The series includes titles covering Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, Disneyland Paris, Universal Orlando, LEGOland Florida, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, New York City, Philadelphia, Las Vegas and Chicago.

Visit Laura online at www.teashopgirls.com or www.planet-explorers.net. You can also follow her on Twitter (@teashopgirl).

Laura lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

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