If you want to save a little money on your next SeaWorld vacation, booking a package might be a good move. That's what Jim Strasbaugh thought when he found a two-day package at SeaWorld Orlando through SeaWorld Vacations.
Annual pass holders are the lifeblood of year-round theme parks. Without these die-hard fans, who often plunk down thousands of dollars for the privilege of visiting the park, Orlando would be a ghost town in September.
It all started a few weeks ago with a call from Hilton. Would I be interested in writing for a Web site run by Homewood Suites, they wondered.
For the same reason people go to a car race (to see a fiery crash) or a hockey game (bare-knuckled fight) Shamu Stadium was packed to the gills for the 12:30 p.m. show Sunday, on Shamu's second day on the job after the unfortunate incident in which he killed his trainer. Everyone wanted to see if something would happen.
Heads up! Orlando's theme parks are preparing for their Independence Day fireworks extravaganzas. Pyrotechnics expert Andrew Hage checks the connections of several fireworks at the top of SeaWorld's 400-foot-tall Sky Tower.
Aren and Iden looked for sharks at SeaWorld in Orlando. Find out what they discovered -- and what they almost took home with them.