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Disney Parks Take Top Six Spots In America Last Year

Disney Parks Take Top Six Spots In America Last Year

| June 6, 2015 | 1 Reply

The Disney brand is alive and well…when looking at theme park attendance in America and worldwide last year. In 2014 the six Disney parks in America took the top six spots. Worldwide Disney parks took nine of the top ten spots. On June 3 the Themed Entertainment Association released its 2014 Global Attractions Attendance Report. [...]

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I Can Go the Distance…Now That I’ve Processed My Race Deferral

I Can Go the Distance…Now That I’ve Processed My Race Deferral

| May 25, 2015 | 1 Reply

Let me take you on a trip down memory lane. About this time last year, I wrote about why I chose the Walt Disney World Marathon for my first marathon.   In short, completing a marathon has long been a personal goal of mine.  This aspiration, coupled with my love of Disney, made running the WDW [...]

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Review: “Tomorrowland” perfectly channels Walt Disney’s philosophy and spirit

Review: “Tomorrowland” perfectly channels Walt Disney’s philosophy and spirit

| May 17, 2015 | 6 Replies

Tomorrowland Rating: 4.5 Disney’s theme park adaptations have a record for being hit or miss, especially in the eyes of the most die-hard Disney fans. With the exception of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, most of the attraction-based films have been mediocre to awful. Loyal Disney fans will sit through The Haunted [...]

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Top 5 ways to be a good guest at Walt Disney World – Do’s and Dont’s

Top 5 ways to be a good guest at Walt Disney World – Do’s and Dont’s

| May 17, 2015 | 10 Replies

This weekend is the start of Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World. The event runs from May 15- June 14, 2015. This event draws huge crowds and it is a great time to bring your manners to the park. I would like to make some suggestions to help you have [...]

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Downtown Disney Construction Update May 2015

Downtown Disney Construction Update May 2015

| May 9, 2015 | 11 Replies

I thought I would update everyone on several new changes with the Downtown Disney in Walt Disney World construction.  They have moved the traffic to the new side of the roadway if you are coming from the resorts. Just be prepared to take a little extra time going through this area.   They have changed [...]

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A Look Back: Walt Disney World’s Swan and Dolphin Hotels

A Look Back: Walt Disney World’s Swan and Dolphin Hotels

| May 5, 2015 | 2 Replies

Within weeks of Michael Eisner’s arrival as the new CEO and Chairman of the Board at The Walt Disney Company, he put in motion many projects to revitalize the Disney brand that included new theme parks and the expansion of existing ones, new hotels, new film projects and changes to every other division at Disney. [...]

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Express Food Ordering Test At Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Express Food Ordering Test At Disney’s Hollywood Studios

| May 2, 2015 | 3 Replies

Walt Disney World is currently testing a new way of ordering your meals. For the next two weeks you have the ability to use the mobile app “Express Order” to place your order at Backlot Express and Fantasmic! in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. You could be experiencing the future of food ordering in a Disney theme [...]

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Downtown Disney Construction Update

Downtown Disney Construction Update

| April 18, 2015 | 3 Replies

It’s time for a construction update for Downtown Disney in Walt Disney World. Every time we visit we can see the changes.  Some construction walls go down, while others go up. It’s a shame they built that nice walkway along the water but now it is behind construction walls. This is located near Paradiso 37. [...]

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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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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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