Richard Petty Driving Experience set to close this June

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Reports are coming in that this June Disney will be closing the Richard Petty Driving Experience and the Exotic Driving Experience at Walt Disney World. The official word from Disney on what they plan on using the space for is Transportation Improvements. Does this mean Disney is expanding the parking lot for the Magic Kingdom? or will we see another Bus terminal of some sort?I for one think they might be building a second Transportation and Ticket center for Monorails that will run between … [Read more...]


Orlando has been Named Number 1 Hot Spot for 2015

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According to Priceline.com, Orlando is the No. 1 "hot spot" for 2015. There are a lot of expansions and new attractions, not to mention some amazing restaurants,  adding to the Orlando appeal.I live in Orlando and there has been a ton of construction going on around here lately. So here is a run down of the newest attractions to hit the Orlando area.International Drive (also known as I-Drive)I-Drive will see some big developments in 2015. There will be new stores, dining and … [Read more...]


What’s new at Disney World in 2015

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Cítricos Welcomes Princesses For Breakfast and Brunch at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa Beginning earlier this month Disney princesses welcomed guests to Cítricos at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa while Cinderella’s Royal Table in Magic Kingdom Park gets a refresh.Cinderella will greet guests as they arrive, and the Disney princesses will visit each table for photos and autographs during the dining experience.  Diners also can participate in an interactive “Magical … [Read more...]


Is Pirates of the Caribbean Looking at a Lengthy Refurbishment?

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Rumors are swirling about this beloved ride!  It looks as if a six months refurbishment will be taking place this summer for Pirates of the Caribbean!  It will run approximately until the end of 2015.    The hopes are that it will reopen for the busy holiday season!Disney is hoping to address many issues related to this attraction.  Animatronics issues, audio and ride systems issues and boats taking on water are just a few of the things Disney is hoping to take care of.Disney has not … [Read more...]


New Peter Pan’s Flight Interactive Queue debuts at Walt Disney World

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Having seen the video for the New Peter Pan’s Flight Interactive Queue at Walt Disney World I was pretty impressed. It is nice to get inside especially on hot Florida summer days and adding this new queue looks like it will help with the really long lines for Peter Pan's Flight. Ok not really but it won't feel like an eternity now.Disney states that guests will soon be able to watch Tinker Bell fly around and interact with Wendy, John and Michael’s toys. They’ll also see their own shadows … [Read more...]