Karina Giorgenello

  1. Universal Theme Parks Extend Closure to April 19th

    Universal Studios Theme Parks has announced that their parks in both Florida and California will remain closed through April 19th, an extension from their originally announced closure that was set to end on March 28th in Hollywood and March 31st in Orlando.
    Here are all the answers for those who have reserved their trip. Can I get a refund? Hotel reservations and packages. What happens if I make a reservation while it is closed? What about annual passes?

    Region:
    United States
    Category:
    Tourism
    Universal Theme Parks Extend Closure to April 19th
  2. How Taiwan successfully contained the coronavirus pandemic

    What were the 5 measures that the government of President Tsai took? . We spoke with Ambassador Antonio Hsieh, Director General of the Taiwan Office in Argentina, who detailed the main actions that served to contain the coronavirus. To date, Taiwan has accounted for 108 cases, far fewer than China's cases and deaths. A stark contrast considering the closeness of both countries.

    Region:
    Asia
    Category:
    Society
    Author/s:
    By Karina Giorgenello
    How Taiwan successfully contained the coronavirus pandemic
  3. Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway: Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida unveils first ride-through attraction in Disney history featuring Mickey

    All of his many adventures, there’s one thing Mickey has never done: starred in his own ride-through attraction in a Disney theme park. That is about to change on March 4, 2020, with the debut of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway inside Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.

    Region:
    United States
    Category:
    Tourism
    Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida unveils first ride-through attraction in Disney history featuring Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse