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.


How to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Like a Pro at Universal Orlando

Mar 12, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Cheers to the Luck of the Irish!

Universal Announces New ‘Woah’ Campaign Featuring Arturo Castro & Kenan Thompson

Mar 9, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

What is your Universal ‘Woah’ moment? 

Ultimate Guide to Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival

Mar 2, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Enjoy these delicious dishes and drinks from around the world

All-New Solar Vortex Water Slide Opens March 14th at Adventure Island

Feb 25, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Head down the first tailspin water slide opening March 14

Celebrate Mardi Gras in Style at Busch Gardens Tampa This Year

Feb 21, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Travel down to the “Big Easy” at Busch Gardens this year

How to Have the Perfect Valentine’s Day Weekend at SeaWorld Orlando

Feb 13, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Cheers to Valentine’s Day at SeaWorld Orlando

What’s New at SeaWorld’s Seven Seas Food Festival

Feb 11, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Travel around the high seas at this food festival

What’s New for Universal Orlando Resort in 2020

Feb 6, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

From a new stunt spectacular to a new hotel and more

Confisco Grille Debuts Exciting New Menu in Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Feb 4, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Enjoy the soothing tastes of the world at this Universal restaurant

Halloween Horror Nights Dates Announced for 2020 at Universal Orlando

Feb 3, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

30 years of fear has only just begun

Top 5 Underrated Attractions at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Jan 31, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Check out these must-do rides and attractions

Top Interactive Experiences Around Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando

Jan 29, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Immerse yourself in the world of Sesame Street

Top 5 Underrated Attractions at SeaWorld Orlando

Jan 24, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

These shows and experiences are a must-do at SeaWorld Orlando

Go Behind the Scenes with These Busch Gardens Tampa Tours

Jan 22, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Get a unique view of Busch Gardens on these tours

Top Hidden Places to Explore in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Jan 16, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

These magical places are sure spots for a great find

5 Must-Try Experiences at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay in 2020

Jan 10, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

From up-close animal encounters to the best roller coasters in Florida

Universal Orlando Announces Mardi Gras 2020 Concert Lineup

Jan 9, 2020 | by Alicia Stella

Celebrate 25 years of the Big Easy with this fantastic concert lineup

New Orca Encounter Show Debuts at SeaWorld Orlando

Dec 31, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Learn all about the conservation of orcas in this new show

Universal’s Endless Summer Resort- Dockside Inn & Suites Opens March 2020

Dec 24, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Grab your boat shoes at this new hotel

Experience Bright Lights & Sweet Sounds at Busch Gardens Christmas Town

Dec 17, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

From hot cocoa to festive shows

The Ultimate Tour of Gingerbread Displays at Walt Disney World Resort

Dec 13, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Take our tour through the most stunning Gingerbread displays at Disney this season

Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Raises the Bar for Theme Park Attractions

Dec 9, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

“The greatest theme park attraction of all time” is officially open for passengers

Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort: The Complete Schedule

Dec 3, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Your Christmas will be merry and bright with these festive events

SeaWorld Orlando Reveals Coaster Train for Ice Breaker Opening Spring 2020

Nov 22, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Experience this new icy thrill ride in Spring 2020

Coaster Car Revealed for Iron Gwazi Opening 2020 at Busch Gardens Tampa

Nov 21, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Experience the biggest hybrid thrill ride of 2020

5 Best Places to Dine With a View at Universal Orlando

Nov 13, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

These views are a must-see from these dining locations

What's New in November at SeaWorld Orlando & Busch Gardens Tampa

Nov 8, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

Sesame Street’s 50th Anniversary to Praise Wave and more

Top 5 New Attractions Opening in Orlando for 2020

Nov 5, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

From thrill rides to cartoon shorts, stunt shows and more

Top 10 Things to Do at Universal CityWalk Orlando

Oct 30, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

From mini putt-putt to catching a movie, sipping on milkshakes and more

Enjoy Fall Events at Orlando Theme Parks Before Time Runs Out

Oct 25, 2019 | by Alicia Stella

From pumpkins to fall events, this promo is a can’t miss for Orlando family fun