My picture threads consist of images I have taken that focus on the architecture, landscape architecture, planning, design, and theming of the facilities highlighted. They may also contain short descriptions and commentary, but will not focus on construction progress or special events or memorabilia or food selections or my traveling companions. Hopefully these threads are a good introduction for those who have not seen these places yet. All killer, no filler!
Citywalk at Universal Orlando photographed in November 2008:
This entertainment, shopping, and dining complex is composed of multiple buildings on the edge of a lake that acts as the center of the resort property, with the entrances to the two theme parks on opposite ends.
Hard Rock Cafe and Hard Rock Live:
NBA City Restaurant:
Food. Clubs. Shops.:
Most of these are clustered in a multiple-level series of buildings arranged along several outdoor walkways with a central stage and fountain plaza. Dramatic lighting and a modern vibe makes the area lively, especially at night.