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Virgin/BedsOnLine Fam California - Visits Universal Studios Hollywood

14th October 2017 - 10:35am

Dracula wants to taste the blood of Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice)

Dracula wants to taste the blood of Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice)

The Fam group travelled by Metro to Universal Studios Hollywood and had great fun meeting many of the movie characters, visiting the various attractions and going on the numerous rides. A particular favourite was the Wizarding World of Harry Potter area. Marie Mulhearn (Sr. Manager, Sales Universal Studios) met us and gave us skip the queue ‘Front of Line Passes’ which was great. Afterwards Marie hosted a delicious buffet lunch in the Moulin Rouge Restaurant where Dracula dropped by to meet us, he even had a bite! In the evening there was a site inspection of the Garland Hotel, a hip retro-chic boutique hotel which is situated close to Universal Studios and other Hollywood landmarks which are very popular with families and couples.


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Dracula wants to taste the blood of Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice)
View of the famous Hollywood sign in the background
Carmel Hayes (Strand Travel) and Avril Murgatroyd (Travel Leaders)
The Fam group at Universal Studios
Universal Studios Hollywood
Our valuable skip the queue ‘Front of Line’ passes
Dracula meets our Fam trip group
The cool girls cool down in the cool zone. Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice), Regina Curran (Club Travel) and Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel)
A view of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter
A view of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel) and Regina Curran (Club Travel) all set to ride the Harry Potter rollercoaster
Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel) and Regina Curran (Club Travel) on the Harry Potter rollercoaster
Lets go again on the Harry Potter rollercoaster says Regina Curran (Club Travel) and Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel)
Visiting Krustyland are Regina Curran (Club Travel), Holly Best (Virgin Atlantic), Thomas McNally (Bedsonline) and Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel)
Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel) was disappointed she was too tall for this kiddies ride
Regina Curran (Club Travel) and Michelle Lyons (Fahy Travel) with Beetle Juice
Thumbs up from Declan Mescall (Features Editor Travelbiz) and SpongeBob SquarePants
Carol Anne O’Neill (Worldchoice) and Regina Curran (Club Travel) found a great way to travel around Universal Studios
Samantha Gavigan (Kanes Travel)
Dracula meets Holly Best (Virgin Atlantic) and Thomas McNally (Bedsonline)
Avril Murgatroyd (Travel Leaders), Lorraine Crowley (Shandon Travel) and Caitriona Dempsey (Dempsey Travel) don’t seem scared when Dracula drops by
Dracula and birthday girl Kristyna Cesalova (Navan Travel)
At dinner in the Garland Hotel our group toasted the hospitality of Mark Meredith (Travel Trade Director Visit California)
Kristyna Cesalova (Navan Travel) celebrated her birthday while in Hollywood. How cool is that!

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