| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:21 AM
If instead of sharing a sailing with thousands of others you prefer something different and more intimate, why not think outside the (cruise ship) box? Here are five ideas to ponder that can take you on journeys on America’s great rivers, on...
| May 29, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Are penguins jumping ship at SeaWorld Orlando's new Antarctica attraction? Videos have surfaced of the flightless birds walking among theme-park guests at the end of the Empire of the Penguin ride, which opened to the public last Friday.
| May 23, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Hundreds of penguins have moved back into SeaWorld Orlando thanks to the new Antarctica - Empire of the Penguin ride. That's prompting a question about the birds' new home: Does it smell?
Penguin Encounter, the previous habitat that was leveled to make...
| May 9, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Former "American Idol" contestant and country singer Lauren Alaina has recorded the official theme song for SeaWorld Orlando's upcoming attraction Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin.
She recorded two versions of the song called "Antarctica: One World,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Two under-construction Orlando theme-park attractions are among the eight "most exciting additions of 2013," according to a post on Frommers.com, a national travel website.
The story, written by Jason Cochran, lists SeaWorld Orlando's Antarctica --...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The grand opening of SeaWorld Orlando's Antarctica - Empire of the Penguin isn't until Friday morning, but here are five tips to help guide through the theme park's largest expansion. The Antarctica area includes a dark ride, an eatery, a gift shop and...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Melbourne model Kate Upton has caused a sensation with her latest Sports Illustrated cover, ”Polar Bare,” shot in Antarctica. But she hasn't noticed. “I've been so busy running around,” Upton, who is 20, said in a conference call...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:59 AM
We’re just three months into 2013, and we are bursting with theme-park developments. And this is supposed to be the slow season. Instead of waiting nine months to compile a year-in-review post, I’ve decided to make quarterly reports that...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:45 PM
There's progress to report on the construction of SeaWorld Orlando's Antarctica — Empire of the Penguin attraction. It's morphing from big blue boxy phase into something more polar. We'll have our ride on the rocks! Ice formations are peeking over...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Big events are on the horizon at Orlando-area theme parks and attractions.
+The grand opening of SeaWorld Orlando's Antarctica -- Empire of the Penguin is set for Friday morning. The area, considered the largest expansion in the theme park's history,...
| May 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Construction walls have been removed around the site of Antarctica -- Empire of the Penguin at SeaWorld Orlando. Theme-park guests could get a peek but not enter the area, SeaWorld's largest expansion in its history, on Sunday.
Antarctica is scheduled...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When taking a car trip with your kids, have them wear slip-on shoes. Otherwise, you'll spend time at every stop while they fish around for their shoes, untie them and retie them.
When traveling through several states or countries,...