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Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom: Turnstile-Free!

Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom: Turnstile-Free!

| November 27, 2013 | 3 Replies

Today marked a special day in Walt Disney World history: the final touch point entry system was unveiled and ready for guest use at Magic Kingdom. The significance of this moment was not lost by Disney cast members who celebrated yet another new step in advancing park technology. Guests no longer walk through the traditional [...]

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Disney’s Newest Animated Feature “Frozen” Flurries Into Theme Parks On Both Coasts

Disney’s Newest Animated Feature “Frozen” Flurries Into Theme Parks On Both Coasts

| November 20, 2013 | Reply

Walt Disney Animation’s 53rd animated feature Frozen, which arrives in theaters later this month on November 27th just in time for the holiday season, has been integrated heavily into both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Park. Frozen tells the story of two sisters, Anna and Elsa, who are princesses of a Scandinavian-inspired land called [...]

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Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Photography

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Photography

| November 18, 2013 | 14 Replies

After posting the photo blog of Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, I received several messages asking me to do the same for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. It’s my pleasure! With a similar approach to MNSSHP, I focused more on the environment and things that caught my eye around the park. I personally love [...]

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Top 5 Tips for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Top 5 Tips for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

| November 9, 2013 | 2 Replies

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party debuted last night at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. You truly feel like the holidays are just around the corner when you are strolling down Main Street U.S.A. The dates for the party are select nights from November 8, 2013 until December 20, 2013. This event requires a [...]

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‘Jingle Cruise’ Adds Holiday Spirit to Disney’s ‘Jungle Cruise’

‘Jingle Cruise’ Adds Holiday Spirit to Disney’s ‘Jungle Cruise’

| November 9, 2013 | Reply

On October 23, 2013, Disney announced that The World-Famous Jungle Cruise would be getting a holiday makeover at Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Disney Parks Blog announced that the seasonal changes would include a new plot described as, “The Skippers have grown homesick for the holidays, so they’ve added holiday cheer to the Jungle Cruise [...]

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Magic Kingdom

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Magic Kingdom

| November 7, 2013 | 1 Reply

It’s that magical time of year at Walt Disney World when the Magic Kingdom changes their decorations from Halloween to the Holidays.

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Disney’s MagicBands: The Hype, the Hysteria, & You

Disney’s MagicBands: The Hype, the Hysteria, & You

| November 6, 2013 | 161 Replies

I am thinking about canceling my trip to Walt Disney World because I am so worried that FastPass+ and MagicBands will ruin it. I don’t even like wearing something on my wrist! Disney MagicBands are too confusing. They make a vacation hard. They are rationing out how many rides you can go on now in [...]

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5 Reasons to Love AVATAR Land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

5 Reasons to Love AVATAR Land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

| October 28, 2013 | 15 Replies

Whether you agree or disagree about the implementation of AVATAR Land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, there are advantages for theme park fans.  Anytime Disney puts a little TLC into its theme parks we reap the benefits.   I’ve seen the movie AVATAR and I’m just as shocked as most to see Disney implement this world into [...]

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runDisney Offers Challenges and a Progression Style Program

runDisney Offers Challenges and a Progression Style Program

| October 19, 2013 | Reply

The runDisney brand has added several races over the past 3 years for runners of all different levels.   Like a puzzle, runDisney has filled in the gaps of the various distances runners enjoy to tackle.   What used to be just 5ks, half, and full marathons runDisney now offers up a portfolio of 10 milers, 10ks, and several [...]

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Review: “Escape From Tomorrow”

Review: “Escape From Tomorrow”

and | October 11, 2013 | Reply

Since it opened in 1955, Disneyland has welcomed generations of families through its gates. As of 2012, all four Walt Disney World theme parks have been in the Top 5 most visited theme parks in America (Disneyland Park actually takes second place after the Magic Kingdom). Millions upon millions of guests flock to the parks [...]

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