Over 1,000 Hidden Mickeys Uncovered at Walt Disney World

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How many hidden Mickeys are lurking at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Florida? Steven M. Barrett, known to legions of Disney buffs as “Mr. Hidden Mickeys,” has just documented over 1,000 of the illusive images, hundreds more than were previously thought to exist.Hidden Mickeys are partial or complete images of Mickey Mouse that Disney “Imagineers” have designed to blend into their surroundings in such a way that their presence is not immediately obvious.Barrett is celebrating the … [Read more...]





Around the “Disney” World — Fantasyland

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Fantasyland is a land in the Magic Kingdom, located starting at Cinderella Castle, and containing several attractions and dining locations for you to enjoy.Currently, the following attractions are situated in Fantasyland:Cinderella Castle Mickey's PhilharMagic Prince Charming Regal Carrousel The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh it's a small world Peter Pan's Flight Dumbo the Flying Elephant Snow White's Scary Adventures Mad Tea PartyIn addition to all of the … [Read more...]





Downtown Disney to add Splitsville, delays Pleasure Island makeover

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On July 12, Disney Parks Blog announced two additions to Downtown Disney (DTD) at Walt Disney World. The dining, entertainment and retail district will be the future site of Splitsville, a venue that will feature billiards and bowling, and Apricot Lane Boutique, a specialty retail store.Splitsville at Downtown Disney West SideSplitsville is more than a bowling alley or billiards room. Billed as “an upscale entertainment center that combines bowling with billiards, dining, music and … [Read more...]





Celebrate the Haunted Mansion at ‘Room for 1 More’ Merchandise Event

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According to the Disney Parks Blog on September 30, 2011, the Walt Disney World Resort will honor the Haunted Mansion with a special merchandise event, called ‘Room for 1 More,’ at the Contemporary Resort.We invite you to step through the graveyard gates of the Haunted Mansion cemetery, recreated with “ghoulish delight” at the resort. Here you can dine in a mist-enshrouded banquet realm hidden among the crypts. While organ music plays, restless spirits will rise to entertain you during a … [Read more...]





Around the “Disney” World – Main Street, U.S.A.

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For many, Main Street, U.S.A. is simply the entrance into the Magic Kingdom and a walk way towards Cinderella Castle and the rides and attractions on the other side.  Main Street, U.S.A. is much more than that, though - it's a walkway through time.Unlike Main Street U.S.A. in Disneyland, the Magic Kingdom represents more than Walt's home town of Marceline, Missouri - it represents Saratoga Springs, NY, to New Orleans, to New England all in one seamless street.  From the beginning of Main … [Read more...]