Tag: magic kingdom

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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Are You Ready for runDisney’s Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend?

Are You Ready for runDisney’s Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend?

| September 24, 2013 | 2 Replies

Ahhh…..October at Walt Disney World!  Cooler temperatures, lower humidity, the Food & Wine Festival, special parties, fall colors, and Halloween.  Let’s not forget the spooky side.  Not only does the Magic Kingdom convert to one of the nation’s best Halloween parties, but runDisney takes over part of the resort for their annual Tower of Terror [...]

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Vera Bradley’s Disney Collection Hits Stores at Walt Disney World

Vera Bradley’s Disney Collection Hits Stores at Walt Disney World

| September 20, 2013 | 4 Replies

This weekend brings with it a special merchandising milestone at Walt Disney World: the official debut of Vera Bradley’s Disney collection. The line of bags which includes backpacks, hipsters, duffels, and more is the first collaboration between the two companies and has been highly anticipated by thousands around the globe. In fact, when we first [...]

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A September Stroll through the Magic Kingdom

A September Stroll through the Magic Kingdom

| September 19, 2013 | 4 Replies

It was a beautiful day to take a stroll through Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World.  The park was pretty crowded, but at least the humidity was not as bad as usual. There have been some changes lately and I wanted to check them out. What is the first thing you notice in this picture? [...]

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“Not So Scary” Magic Kingdom Photography

“Not So Scary” Magic Kingdom Photography

| September 15, 2013 | 55 Replies

I’ve been to Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party countless times and I really do enjoy it every year, but the first night for me is always work work work. This year I decided to take a more casual approach and have a little fun with my camera. I wanted to focus more on the [...]

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The 6th Annual Indianapolis DIS Meet for Give Kids the World

The 6th Annual Indianapolis DIS Meet for Give Kids the World

| September 12, 2013 | 1 Reply

From the Northeast, to Canada, and now to the Midwest the DIS Unplugged podcast team has been sweeping the nation to attend DIS fundraising meets in an effort to raise money for Give Kids the World Village in Central Florida.  Every dollar raised at these Disney meets goes to help send children and their families [...]

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A Brit’s Perspective – Only 4337 Miles Away from Walt Disney World

A Brit’s Perspective – Only 4337 Miles Away from Walt Disney World

| September 11, 2013 | 10 Replies

Hi, I’m Rory, a new blogger at the DIS and currently, give or take a mile, I’m about 4337 miles away from Walt Disney World. This is important as it means I’m residing in the United Kingdom and is the reason I’ve been invited to write for the DIS. I’m here to offer up a [...]

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The Top 5 “Must Do’s” at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

The Top 5 “Must Do’s” at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

| September 11, 2013 | 23 Replies

I know I have said it before, but Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP) at Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World signals Fall for me in Orlando. If you get the chance to be in Orlando during this time, you really should attend MNSSHP. There is so much to see and do that I am going [...]

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