Around The “Disney” World – Frontierland


Frontierland is somewhat unique when compared to the other Magic Kingdom "lands". It has 2 major E-ticket attractions and 3 minor attractions, not many when compared to the other lands but - it's 2 majors are among the best the Magic Kingdom has to offer. Not only are they terrific attractions they make up 2/3 of the Magic Kingdom Mountain Range. You guessed it, I'm talking aboutSplash Mountain pictured above in the Disney Photo and the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (BTMRR) pictured … [Read more...]

The Chip And Company Disney Week In Review For July 11


It's time again for the Chip and Company Disney Week In Review. Here we will try to provide you a sampling of the Disney news for this week and a taste of the views and opinions of our outstanding staff of writers. If you would like to visit us regularly you should bookmark the Chip and Company website so you can get there with a single click. There is a wealth of information there and this month there will be tons of giveaways as we attempt to reach the 5000 "like" mark on Facebook. Please stop … [Read more...]

The Best “Free” Extras At Walt Disney World


There are lots of "extras" to be enjoyed at Walt Disney World. Some of them are hard ticket events requiring the purchase of a separate (and often expensive) ticket, some of them require that you attend a dinner show (also not cheap), but there are some that only require that you be in the park to enjoy them. These are, again in my opinion only, the three best "Free" extras available and they are so significant that many visitors plan their vacations to coincide with them.The Osborne Family … [Read more...]

Animal Kingdom – Top 5 Attractions For Seniors


Seniors have different expectations from Walt Disney World than the hordes of younger visitors that visit the parks daily. We look for things that we can sit back and enjoy rather than have our bodies bounced around and exposed to G-forces. Your choices at the Animal Kingdom may be different from mine but if you are a senior I think in most instances you will at least enjoy the ones I suggest.Festival Of The Lion King - Perhaps the best stage show at the Walt Disney World resort. It's more … [Read more...]

Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Top 5 Attractions For Seniors


Disney's Hollywood Studios has a lot of shows that particularly appeal to seniors. But - there are other attractions that seem to appeal to the youngsters that we seniors very much love. Here are my top 5 attractions for seniors, see if you agree.Toy Story Midway Mania! - This one is fantastic and is loved by young and old alike. The games and themes are incredible (so is Mr. Potato Head), fun and a pleasure to play. Even if you are lucky enough to ride it many times in a day you will not … [Read more...]