Starbucks at Downtown Disney will Serve Alcohol

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For the first time in Florida, you will be able to get alcohol at Starbucks. Downtown Disney, which is located by Disney World, will now offer wine and beer as part of something called "Starbucks Evenings". Starbucks plans to expand this program to a quarter of its stores in the next 5 years.There is about 30 Starbucks that have this program already. The Downtown Disney spot is the only one in Florida.There will be some yummy food on the menu for you to enjoy with your evening drink. … [Read more...]


Day in the Life of Walt Disney World (Video)

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I love this Time Lapsed video of A Day in the Life of Walt Disney World. Tony Cortese shares with us a snapshot of what a week at Disney World is like. Let us know what you think in the comment box below. … [Read more...]


Disney Finds – Birnbaum’s 2015 Walt Disney World Guidebook

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Birnbaum's 2015 Walt Disney World: The Official Guidebook has been re-imagined! It boasts a bold new look and variety of added features, including a complete restaurant roundup with expanded details on all the dining options in Disney World, as well as a new chapter dedicated to Disney Cruise Line. They will guide guests as they choose a Disney cruise ship and potentially pair a sailing with a stay at a Walt Disney World resort: the ultimate Disney land-and-sea adventure!A Walt Disney World … [Read more...]


Guy Challenges Gaston to Pushup Contest and loses

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A young man at Walt Disney World decided to challenge Gaston to a Push up contest. The results will surprise you. Nobody does Push ups like Gaston... … [Read more...]


100 Disney Foods to Eat Before you Die Challenge

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How daring have you been while eating at Walt Disney World? Are you the adventurous type who tries everything and anything? Or are you more conservative and stick with what you know and like?We created this Disney Food Challenge to see where exactly you fall on the Disney World Food Addict Chart. Keep score how many you have tried and at the end you will be graded on how you have done.Please note while I would love to list every item at Disney World it would be impossible. These are just … [Read more...]


Top 10 Reasons to Visit Walt Disney World in 2015

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Do you have a Disney World Vacation planned for the new year? If not I have 10 reasons why you should. Disney goes out of their way to make your vacations the most memorable and magical vacations possible. For me that is what keeps me coming back year after year.Here are 10 reasons you should consider planning a Disney Vacation this year.1. Trattoria al Forno at Disney’s Boardwalk – The newest Disney restaurant just opened its doors last month. The menu features authentic Italian cuisine … [Read more...]


What Items Are Not Permitted In The Disney Parks?

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Many times I find myself asking... Can I take this into the park?  Disney has some wonderful guidelines in place for its guests.  Listed below you will find the items that are NOT permitted in the Disney Parks. Taking a quick moment to read though these can save you a lot of time and hassle at the entrance.You may not bring the following types of items into the theme parks:Wagons Skateboards Scooters Inline skates Shoes with built-in wheels Strollers larger than 36" x 52" (92 … [Read more...]


Sorcerer Mickey Hat Removal to begin on January 7th

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You might remember we reported that the Sorcerer Mickey Hat in Disney's Hollywood Studios was on the chopping block a few months ago and it looks like the reports are now confirmed. The Hollywood Studios icon is set for removal starting on January 7th, 2015. You can get your final glimpses of the Sorcerer Mickey hat up till January 6th before it is dismantled. Once completed you will have an obstructed view of the Great Movie ride. Which if you remember is getting updated thanks to Turner … [Read more...]


Disney World Planning 101 – Using Childcare Services

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On our next Disney World vacation we have decided to try out Disney's Childcare Services. Disney offers fun and exiting things for little ones so that Parents can have a little "Me" time!Walt Disney World Resort offers  supervised activity centers, in-room babysitting, and themed parties and adventures. Today I am just focusing on the Activity Centers.Children's Activity CentersLocated throughout Walt Disney World Resort, Children's Activity Centers are delightful playspaces where … [Read more...]


Table Service to be Added to Pizzafari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Hello all! It is your favorite friendly neighborhood gossip columnist! I have some more juicy gossip for the foodies out there! A little birdie told me that Pizzafari in Disney's Animal Kingdom will soon be adding Table Service to their dining experience. So nothing is official yet but it seems very likely.In case you have never been to Pizzafari, it is a quick/counter service type of place. It is a pretty big place and the food is typical quick service type of food!There is no word on … [Read more...]