As expected, once Disney broke the $100 barrier for ticket prices, Universal Orlando followed, on Thursday hiking a one-day, one-park ticket price to $102 from $96. A two-park ticket is now $147, an $11 increase.
Wednesday is opening day for the springtime Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, running daily through May 17 with elaborate topiaries and gardening presentations by HGTV stars.
POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE, Calif.
Staring out at the vastness of the Pacific Ocean, we scanned for whales on a clear February day while a commercial fishing boat was being tossed like a toy on the swells 300 feet below. • Nothing, then suddenly a series of blows on the surface, low and puffy. For a split …