New Queue at Disney World’s Haunted Mansion

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“Welcome foolish mortals...”It’s one of my favorite lines of any attraction...of course you all know where it’s from...Haunted Mansion!If you’ve been in a hurry to get into the Mansion you’re missing out on my favorite addition to the attraction-the graveyard. If you go right, to get right on the ride, you truly are a foolish mortal. Veer left and go through the graveyard and take your Haunted Mansion experience to a whole new level.Play instruments set in stone with just the sweep … [Read more...]



Top 10 Reasons to RunDisney

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Running is a passion shared by all runners. There is something about the exhilaration you feel when your running. For those who don't run here are my top 10 reasons to Run Disney!10. Improve your Health: Whether you're athletic or not, training for a race, from 5k to full marathon (or even the Goofy Challenge), running or walking a 16 minute pace is a great way to get into shape, or improve your current condition.9. Tour the Parks More Easily: In relation to Number 10 - you won't have to … [Read more...]



Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party: 2011 Updates

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It’s almost that time! Time for a spook-tacular time at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party!I hear that among all your favorite party past times there will be a few new additions to the party this year.Don’t hold your breath for anything drastic, the party hasn’t undergone an overhaul, just a few minor adjustments due to the Fantasyland expansion and the non-existence of Mickey’s ToownTown Fair.Alice & Mad Hatter’s Treat Trail, which used to start in Toontown and end in … [Read more...]



Downtown Disney removes signs, props from Pleasure Island buildings

It’s yet another sign – or lack of signs thereof – that Walt Disney World is moving ahead with Hyperion Wharf makeover. Or at least Disney is committed to finally removing signs of what was once Pleasure Island, the night-time entertainment area of Downtown Disney (DTD).Disney has removed signs and props from several buildings that used to be the cornerstones of Pleasure Island’s nightlife for adult guests and Orlando locals.WDW Magic reports that, as of Aug. 30, signs have been removed … [Read more...]



Top Five Places to Hide Out at Walt Disney World.

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As much as I love Disney World, I sometimes need a little break from the frenzy of the parks.  Here are my favorite places to hide out and get away from it all.  Shhhh, don't tell anyone, okay?1. Tom Sawyer Island. This underrated spot is full of quiet, cool spots to lounge around or explore.  If the Magic Kingdom gets too crowded, hop on a raft and head over.  You can even bring a snack from the "mainland" and find a little spot with a chair and watch the world go by on the other side of … [Read more...]