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Run, don’t walk to try one of these new sandwiches in Epcot!

Run, don’t walk to try one of these new sandwiches in Epcot!

| April 3, 2015 | 15 Replies

Yesterday my daughter and I  headed over to Epcot in Walt Disney World to try some new food offerings. I love a good grilled cheese sandwich and I couldn’t wait to try them. I am a plain Jane type of girl so I wasn’t sure what to expect. I don’t know about you but sometimes [...]

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Disney’s Polynesian Villas and Bungalows are now open!

Disney’s Polynesian Villas and Bungalows are now open!

| April 1, 2015 | 7 Replies

Disney Vacation Club (DVC) has finally made its last stop on the monorail loop much to the elation of long-awaiting DVC Members and potential owners of this timeshare model. Debuting today, the first phase of Disney’s Polynesian Villas and Bungalows will open at Disney’s Polynesian Village with two longhouses and the bungalows ready for occupancy. [...]

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Judge fools all, banning Frozen from theme parks and agreeing with “Frozen is my life story” author

Judge fools all, banning Frozen from theme parks and agreeing with “Frozen is my life story” author

| April 1, 2015 | 20 Replies

In an unbelievable decision, one that completely fooled Disney’s lawyers, newly hired magistrate judge Fullstendig Lure (of Norwegian heritage) reversed the dismissal of the “Frozen is my life story” author’s lawsuit and, inconceivably, has recommended the court order Disney to cease all Frozen-related theme park construction and ban Anna, Elsa and Olaf from all Disney theme [...]

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Be Our Guest Breakfast and Construction Update in Magic Kingdom

Be Our Guest Breakfast and Construction Update in Magic Kingdom

| March 27, 2015 | 3 Replies

Today I got to try the new Breakfast at Be Our Guest Restaurant in Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World.  They started offering breakfast as a test at this beautiful restaurant on March 20, 2015. The test runs through June 18, 2015. We purposely scheduled our meal for before the park opened so we could enjoy [...]

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Animal Kingdom Construction Update

Animal Kingdom Construction Update

| March 13, 2015 | 19 Replies

This week we take a closer look at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and their construction projects. There is a lot of construction going on in the park, but in spite of that you can still have an enjoyable visit. Take a little time to explore along the path in the Oasis on your way toward the [...]

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Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel – Best Western Park Place Inn

Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel – Best Western Park Place Inn

| March 12, 2015 | Reply

This is part of a series of blogs and coordinating DIS Unplugged: Disneyland Edition podcast segments focusing on the off-property establishments near the Disneyland Resort collectively known as Good Neighbor Hotels. This time, I take a look at the Best Western Plus Park Place Inn & Mini Suites located at 1544 South Harbor Boulevard. I [...]

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Review: “Cinderella” is impressive, but was it and “Frozen Fever” necessary?

Review: “Cinderella” is impressive, but was it and “Frozen Fever” necessary?

| March 11, 2015 | 19 Replies

Back in 2010, Disney and Tim Burton released Alice in Wonderland, a live action/CGI-heavy feature film shot in Disney Digital 3D, and it was a massive success. Alice in Wonderland was not a remake of the classic 1951 Disney animated feature nor was it a sequel despite the story taking place years after Alice’s time spent in Wonderland. [...]

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2015 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

2015 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

| March 4, 2015 | 5 Replies

Spring has come to Walt Disney World with the opening of the 22nd annual  Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival!  The Festival runs from March 4th to May 17, 2015. It is one of my favorite times in Epcot. The park never looks better than during the festival. It is amazing to see the park [...]

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Magic Kingdom February Construction Update

Magic Kingdom February Construction Update

| February 27, 2015 | 6 Replies

I promised to keep you updated with the construction going on in the Walt Disney World theme parks. I am happy to report that some of the construction walls have come down in the new Hub area of Magic Kingdom. As you face Cinderella Castle the new Hub gardens are open on the left. The [...]

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Have you ever wondered? A peek into the Disney details

Have you ever wondered? A peek into the Disney details

| February 23, 2015 | 10 Replies

I know I can’t be alone in this. Are you fascinated by the Disney details? Have you ever wondered how they did that? Well, I was in the right place at the right time to see a little bit of Disney “magic” at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge recently. Typically when Walt Disney World refurbishes something they [...]

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