14 Universal Studios Florida Secrets You Probably Don’t Know About
Minions Love Bananas
Despicable Me was a surprising success that has skyrocketed into a very successful franchise. The Despicable Me ride at Universal Studios heavily incorporates the cute yellow Minions from the films. They even planted bananas trees outside of the ride’s entrance, because everybody knows that Minions love bananas.
Look Who’s Watching You
Next time you’re walking through London at Universal Studios, keep your eyes out for a hidden secret that Harry Potter fans should appreciate. If you’re lucky, you’ll see Kreacher the house elf, glaring down at the guests passing by.
Jaws Vs Harry Potter
Steven Spielberg revolutionized the horror genre with his film Jaws. Universal Studios capitalized on the zeitgeist and implemented a Jaws themed ride at their theme park. Unfortunately, it closed down due to constant maintenance issues. In its place is the new Diagon Alley area. It’s hard to believe that they were able to transform Amity Island into such a radically different area.