What Do You Do If You Forget Your Prescription Medications When Visiting Universal Orlando?

With so many things you need to remember when going on a trip to Universal Orlando, it’s understandable if you leave something at home. If you forget your toothbrush, toothpaste or comb, it’s easy enough to get those items at the gift shop of your hotel. However if you’ve forgotten to bring your high blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid or any other prescription medication with you, it could ruin your once in a lifetime trip to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. While you’ll find many stores in Hogsmeade, a muggle pharmacy isn’t one of them.

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Luckily for you, it isn’t the first time this has happened to someone and pharmacies around the Universal Orlando Resort area are there to help you. Here’s a guide to help you get your medications and get back to enjoying your vacation.

Please note, the instructions below are only if you normally get your medications filled in the United States. If you’ve forgotten your medication and are from outside the United States, you’ll first need to see a medical provider in the U.S. to write prescriptions for your medications.

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How To Get the Most Reward Points When You Buy Amusement Park Tickets

Summer will be here before you know it and it’s time to start making plans for a trip to your local amusement or water park, or maybe you’re going to go to pack up and head to Walt Disney World for the week. Finding discounts for some places can be easy, such as saving on admission for Six Flags parks by bringing a Coke can (They’ve been doing this promotion since I was a kid). Finding discounts for the Disney parks can be much more difficult and here are some hints of where to look (and where not to).

Wherever you decide to go, you can also maximize the points you earn for the tickets by paying with the right credit card. Here’s how:

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YMMV Travel Deals: Wed., April 11, 2018

When we see travel deals, we always want to spread the word. So as we see them, we make sure to let you know. They run the gamut from hotels to flights to points to miles to car rentals and even stuff you need while you’ll traveling, like equipment, Uber discounts, theme park tickets, etc.

Heads up that some of these deals might be really limited in time or amount, or some could go on for days or longer. Some deals might be good for some people and not so much for others. There may be better deals out there and we just don’t know about them. We take no responsibility for any transaction you may or may not do; we’re just telling you what’s we’ve seen that’s out there at that very moment and it’s up to you to decide if it’s something useful, beneficial and worth it for you, and if you can take advantage of it before it’s too late.

Here’s what’s out there today:

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YMMV Travel Deals: Tue., April 10, 2018

When we see travel deals, we always want to spread the word. So from now on, as we see good deals, we’ll let you know. They’ll run the gamut from hotels to flights to points to miles to car rentals and even stuff you need while you’ll traveling, like equipment, Uber discounts, theme park tickets, etc.

Heads up that some of these deals might be really limited in time or amount, or some could go on for days or longer. Some deals might be good for some people and not so much for others. There may be better deals out there and we just don’t know about them. We take no responsibility for any transaction you may or may not do; we’re just telling you what’s we’ve seen that’s out there at that very moment and it’s up to you to decide if it’s something useful, beneficial and worth it for you, and if you can take advantage of it before it’s too late.

Here’s what’s out there today:

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The Latest on Disney Character Meals, How Joe Saved $400 On A Hotel Room & More

Happy Saturday y’all and welcome to the weekend! Here are the articles we wrote this week, in one convenient place.

Joe wrote about:

And Sharon wrote about:

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Universal Orlando Introduces Its First Two Value Resorts

Universal Orlando just announced two budget-friendly resort hotels that will be built on their property – and these two will be be part of Universal’s brand new Value hotel, with rates as low as $73!

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Universal Studios Orlando’s Voodoo Doughnut IS OPEN – Here’s Our Experience!

When Universal Studios released the menu for their new Voodoo Doughnut location last week, we knew the opening had to be soon. In fact, our neighbor Doug even sent me a picture on Friday that made it look like it was going to open any second. And then on Saturday, the internets exploded…as of 3pm, VOODOO WAS SOFT OPENED!

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