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The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Releases Magical Details About The Hogwarts Express! You Will Aguamenti Your Pants When You Find Out!

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Merlin's Beard are we excited for this expansion to open up, especially after the deets that have come out today about the Hogwarts Express!

Not only will guests get to experience the countryside while riding from King's Cross station in the London expansion being built at Universal Studios Florida to Hogsmeade over at Islands of Adventure, they will get to see characters and creatures along the way.

But there's more! There are actually two experiences for everyone riding the 200-seat Hogwarts Express that's nearly identical to that in the movie: one for the trip to Hogwarts, and the other for the trip to London!

And we know for sure that we're going to get to see Hagrid ride his flying motorcycle, the Knight bus stuck in London traffic, and the Weasley twins riding their brooms (we'd love to ride their brooms, too…wink!).

Bloody brilliant! And it won't even be in 3D! It will be real scenes acted out.

Also making an appearance on your ride will be Buckbeak, a Dementor attack, and maybe, just maybe an experience similar to the candy trolley!

Chocolate frogs for everyone! Gotta catch 'em all, right?

If you're not overcome with enough positive emotions to conjure a Patronus, then get a load of this! Just like passing though Platform 9 and 3/4 in the movies, you'll get to walk through bricks to board the train! Or at least it will appear like you're running through walls.

VP of Corporate Communications for Universal, Tom Schroder, put it like this at a recent press event:

"I don't want to give it away, you have to experience it. But you'll see people…Transition through the wall, and you'll transition through the wall as you go to the platform."

We need a good Wingardium Leviosa to raise our jaws from the floor.

Ch-ch-check out some more in a preview released by Universal today…AFTER THE JUMP!!!

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Wizarding World Of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley Expansion Comes Into View! See 1st Look At London Waterfront Entrance HERE!

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What a great Revelio!

After being shielded by scaffolding like an Invisibility Cloak, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley expansion has come into full view, and it is magical.

Situated right on the waterfront, the London entryway to Diagon Alley features both Kings Cross station on the left, as well as Grimmauld Place on the right, which will be Sirius-ly fun to explore if we get the chance!

We cannot wait to tap on some bricks with an umbrella (hopefully) and enter that famous Alley where Harry began his journey so many years ago!

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Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Releases 1st Ad For Diagon Alley Expansion! Watch The Magic HERE!

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Accio laptop! We want to book our hotel room for this upcoming summer ASAP!

We'll take a broom, train, or enchanted flying automobile to get down to Orlando! Nothing will stop us from going to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion! Not even Voldemort You-Know-Who!

Universal Orlando has just released its first commercial for their new Diagon Alley addition to Universal Studios Florida, and while there's no depiction of the theme park, it still bewitches our mind and ensnares our senses!

SRSLY start saving up your money in Gringotts so you'll be prepared for this epic expansion!

Hmm we wonder what the knut to dollar conversion rate is?

In the meantime, ch-ch-check out the magical ad (above)!!!

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The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Adding Leaky Cauldron Restaurant!

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This news makes us want to buy a round of Butterbeer in celebration!

Universal Studios Florida had an AH-Mazing announcement yesterday, as Mark Woodbury, President of Universal Creative, along with the V.P. of Universal Creative, Dale Mason, and the set designer for the Harry Potter series, Stuart Craig, revealed that there would be a Leaky Cauldron restaurant as part of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion!

1,000 points to Griffindor!

Our favorite wizard pub will be a fixture of Universal's Diagon Alley addition, and according to Stuart will be completely immersive:

"It’s another great opportunity to walk from one space to another to experience the whole thing. We were able to put detail into the ceiling, encouraging people to look up. It’s a 360 degree experience.”

We wish could use the time-turner and fast forward to when the London expansion to the WW opens, but we don't want to rupture the whole time-space continuum, or spin too many times and run into Voldemort!

Until then we will have constant vigilance for updates!

Ch-ch-check out the entire magical announcement…AFTER THE JUMP!!!

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David Beckham Getting Closer To Bring An MLS Team To Miami!

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It looks like David Beckham's dreams of bringing an MLS team to Miami are getting a lot closer to becoming a reality!

Earlier this year, we were hearing rumblings that the former soccer stud was interested in starting up a team in the Sunshine State, and it sounds like he's put in a lot of work since then!

According to sources, Becks is ready to drop $25 million to

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Phase Two Of Orlando's Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Is Coming Much SOONER Than Expected!

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Yes! YES YES YES!

We'd been so head over heels about the developments for The Wizarding Worlds of Harry Potter coming to El Lay and Japan that we had forgotten about all of the changes in the works at the original, in Orlando, Florida!

But as we've reported, Universal is busy expanding the franchise from its Islands of Adventure location all the way to where the Jaws ride used to be, which will allegedly become a new and improved Diagon Alley and London set…and will even house a fully functional Hogwarts Express train that will transport visitors to the original 'Hogsmeade' location!

Hold on to your sorting hat, however, because apparently, this could all be happening much sooner than anyone had anticipated!

Like NEXT-YEAR sooner, you guys!

In an announcement made this morning by Buddy Dyer, the mayor of Orlando:

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Taylor Swift STILL Buying Property! Find Out Where She May Be Moving Next HERE!

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Well, well, well! Somebody is acquiring quite the collection of homes, isn't she?!

While some may have taken Taylor Swift's decision to buy a house in Hyannis near her ex-boyfriend, Conor Kennedy, to be a little, ahem, 'impulsive,' the country cutie could, in fact, just be attempting to build up a portfolio of property!

Which would certainly make sense, now that she's also apparently looking to pick up a place in London, too!

You know, to go along with her mansions in Nashville AND Beverly Hills!

An insider explains

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