Round Up of the Big Announcements Made at the D23 Expo!

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Lots of news coming out of the D23 Expo! Disney announced a line-up of new attractions and entertainment coming to its theme parks around the world during the D23 EXPO 2015.Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek gave 7,500 lucky fans a behind-the-scenes look at what’s to come. He was joined by Imagineers working on these projects as well as legendary filmmakers James Cameron and Jon Landau who shared new details about Pandora – The World of AVATAR including the names of the land … [Read more...]


D23 Expo Sneak Peek of the Avatarland expansion in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Thanks to our friends at Disney we were able to get a sneak peek of the model showing the new Avatar Area in Disney's Animal Kingdom. Check out the photos from the display here at the Imagineering Pavilion at this year’s D23 Expo.Tell us what you think of the new Avatarland in the comment box below! … [Read more...]


Top 10 Hands-On Experiences for Kids at Walt Disney World

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Walt Disney World offers rides and experiences like no other place on the planet. The beauty of taking your children to the parks is that in addition to the rides, Disney Imagineers really understand that kids like to touch things and get involved. From the littlest kids to even a pre-teen, there is a variety of hands-on experiences for your family to partake in…you just have to know where to look!Here are my Top 10 Hands-On Experiences for Kids at Walt Disney World!Enchanted Tales with … [Read more...]


Universal Orlando’s New Water Park Will Open in 2017

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Soon Universal Orlando will have their very own Water Park. It will be called Volcano Bay and it will be at Universal's Islands of Adventure. This will be their 3rd park! However, it will be the 5th water park in Central Florida and the 2nd that is owned by NBCUniversal.It was originally supposed to open in 2016, but plans have changed and it will now open in 2017.The park will be built on 53-acre tract of land. The new water park will have will have a lazy river and a rapids ride, … [Read more...]


Top 10 Disney World Non-Ride Experiences

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Although the rides are so fun and unique at Walt Disney World, there are many other magical things to do! Think outside the lines.... the ride lines that is!  Everyone needs a change of pace from waiting in line, and at Disney there is excitement all around you!Here are 10 non-ride experiences that I enjoy at Disney World:10. Meeting Characters-  an essential part of a Disney trip is getting a photo and autograph from your favorite characters and Princesses.  Collect autographs on … [Read more...]


Top 10 Attractions at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

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Visiting the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World is like coming home for some people. For others, it can seem overwhelming with all that is available. There are some absolute can't-miss attractions for everyone, and then there are some that only apply to those with young children, or those without young children.  How to sort it out?  Check out the list below, we've come up with 10 attractions that you just can't miss.AdventurelandPirates of the Caribbean - This slow water ride does have … [Read more...]


Club Disney Opens at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

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Young Guests can discover favorite Disney stories in a new way at Club Disney at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. This new children’s activity center is inspired by classic Disney Little Golden Books such as Pinocchio, Lady and the Tramp and Alice in Wonderland. Imagination runs wild as timeless tales unfold in storybook-themed play areas. Young Guests will enjoy activities including storytelling, movies, crafts, dress-up and more while parents enjoy a night out at the Walt Disney … [Read more...]


Boating around the Walt Disney World Resort

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The nearest ocean is a good hour’s drive away in either direction from Walt Disney World. Although the Resort is landlocked, all is not lost for Guests who love the open waters.I feel like Bubba Blue from Forrest Gump, except instead of spouting shrimp dishes I’m listing boating options. You’ve got…Pedal boating Canoeing Kayaking Motor boating Sailboating Parasailing (pulled by a boat) Tubing (pulled by a boat) Water skiing (pulled by a boat) Wake boarding Specialty … [Read more...]


A Smart TV App is Now Available from Disney Parks

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If you own a Samsung Smart TV you need to find the remote and download this Disney Parks Smart TV App immediately. This App looks awesome!You will get access to all kind of cool stuff like:Disney Parks videos Information on special events and some behind the scenes stuff. Interactive park maps. Photos. Trivia Fun facts about the parks. Highlights from Disney Parks social media accounts.F.Y.I. This Smart TV App is only available for Samsung Smart TVs at the moment. They … [Read more...]


Stay at the Walt Disney World Art of Animation Resort

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Looking for fun place for your family? Look no further than Disney's Art of Animation Resort in the Disney's Hollywood Studios Resort area! This is the newest resort on Disney property and is quite popular amongst families! The Art of Animation Resort opened in 2012 with 1,120 themed family suites as well as 864 themed non-suite rooms. The Art of Animation offers family suites themed sectioned in Lion King, Nemo and Cars. In addition to the family suites there are standard rooms that are themed … [Read more...]