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!
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Click around throughout the book for Universal fun facts, trivia, and links to more information about the rides, shows, 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
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 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!