Alicia Stella

Alicia Stella


Alicia is a lifelong Floridian and has been visiting the Orlando theme parks since the age of 3. She loves learning about theme park history and is always excited to see new attractions at the parks. Her years of experience, both working at and exploring theme parks, allows her a unique perspective for helping others plan and get the most out of their own visits to the Orlando parks.

She can often be found exploring Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, SeaWorld Orlando and other area attractions on a regular basis. Alicia also writes for her travel site,, a place for news and theme park tips for all the Central Florida parks.


New Maze Nightingales: Blood Pit Announced for Halloween Horror Nights 29

Apr 16, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

The haunts and horrors have already started for 2019

5 Tips for Visiting the Universal Orlando Parks Solo

Apr 4, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Don’t be afraid to make a solo sojourn

All the Creatures We’ll Encounter on Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

Mar 28, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Here are all the Wizarding World creatures we know about so far 

All-New Awesome Planet Film Coming to Epcot’s The Land

Mar 27, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Learn about our planet in the new film coming to The Land Pavilion

10 Best Dishes at SeaWorld’s Seven Seas Food Festival

Mar 13, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

These tasty dishes are an absolute must at Seven Seas

Top 10 Biggest Drops on Orlando Thrill Rides

Feb 19, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Get ready to plummet more than a few stories 

7 Ways to Spend Multiple Days Exploring the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Feb 15, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

You’ll want more than a day to take in these Harry Potter-themed lands  

Exciting New Projects Now Underway at Universal Orlando 2019

Feb 12, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Hogsmeade, Endless Summer Resort, restaurants and more

Universal Orlando Mardi Gras Foodie Guide 2019

Feb 11, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Don’t miss out on these authentic New Orleans eats

Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights 2019 Dates Announced

Jan 16, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Prepare for scares sooner than ever at Halloween Horror Nights 2019

10 Tips for Navigating Walt Disney World with Teens

Jan 11, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Here’s how to plan a trip that suits your teen’s tastes

5 New Dishes to Try at This Year’s Epcot Festival of the Arts

Jan 9, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Don’t miss out on these culinary masterpieces

10 Best Restaurants for Mobile Ordering at Walt Disney World

Dec 20, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Spend less time in line at these Disney eateries 

10 Restaurants in Orlando for a Guaranteed Fun Night Out

Dec 19, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Get your fill and have a blast at these Orlando eateries

Top 5 Bars at Universal Orlando Resort

Dec 18, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

The ultimate UOR bar crawl

Top 10 International Table Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Nov 30, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Take your tastebuds on a trip around the world

Disney Skyliner Transportation System to Open Fall 2019

Dec 3, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Get ready for Walt Disney World’s latest innovation

Top 5 Vegetarian Dishes at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Nov 28, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

These yummy foods are for the vegetarians in the family

First Look Inside the Rooms at Universal’s New Endless Summer Resort

Nov 27, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

These new rooms are positively beachy

New Annual Passholder Lounge Now Open at Universal Orlando

Nov 19, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Talk an insider look at this new Universal locale

5 New Rides Coming to Orlando Theme Parks in 2019

Oct 12, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Keep your eyes peeled for these new thrills in 2019

5 Tips for a Magical Honeymoon at Walt Disney World

Oct 11, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Make your special stay even more magical with these tips

Top 10 Breakfasts Snacks at Walt Disney World

Oct 8, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Start your Disney day off right with these snacks 

How to Use Universal Orlando’s New Mobile Order Service

Oct 4, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Mobile ordering is now available at Burger Digs

Top 10 Bars at Walt Disney World

Oct 3, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

The coolest places to imbibe in and around the parks

Hidden Areas Worth Exploring in Orlando Theme Parks

Sep 19, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Play hide and seek at the parks with these secret spots

10 Tips for Visiting Walt Disney World Like a Pro

Sep 17, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Tip #1: Book on weekdays to minimize crowds

Top 10 Dishes at Epcot Food & Wine Festival 2018

Sep 10, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

The best of the fest

5 Incredible New Vegan Dishes at Walt Disney World

Sep 4, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Get your vegan fix at Walt Disney World

5 Reasons to Book Your Trip to Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras Now

Aug 31, 2018 | by Alicia Stella

Don’t wait to get down for Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando