Races Around The World- an Intro to runDisney

Already in 2011, over 70,000 people have participated in runDisney events.  But, what is runDisney and what are these events?  RunDisney is the official "brand" for all of Disney's endurance events.Throughout the year, runDisney hosts many different endurance weekends and events.Starting in January with the annual Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, you can find yourself, or loved ones, participating in:Mickey's Marathon Kids' Fest Buzz and Woody's Best Friends 5k Half … [Read more...]

Pick YOUR Best Time Of Year To Visit Walt Disney World

Picking your "best" time to visit Walt Disney World is, for many, less a choice or a "pick" than it is a time frame dictated by your family/travel group situation. Families with children in traditional schools nearly always must visit during vacation periods while folks like us, married with no children, pretty much have their pick of travel times.For families with children who are home schooled your freedom of choice is greatly opened. Those with children who are in year round school have a … [Read more...]

Disney Confidential – Tom Hanks and Tim Allen Book a Jungle Cruise Together

TestHey there guys and gals Anonymouse here delivering to you the best in Disney News and Gossip.Big news today from Walt Disney Pictures with the Pirates Franchise on its way out the door Disney took a walk around the park to try to find another ride to make into another household name. Here is what they came up with:The Walt Disney Studios is excited to be in development with Mandeville Films and writer Roger S.H. Schulman on a feature film based on the Jungle Cruise, one of … [Read more...]

Off to Neverland On Disney Cruise Line


“Off to Neverland, and aaawwaay we go!” When you “think of the happiest things” (vacation planning!) what comes to mind? Running through the parks sun up to sun down, racing to attractions, worrying about advanced dining reservations or would you rather be like the mermaids in the lagoon...relaxing and splashing about all day?There is nothing as relaxing as a cruise vacation; but even Disney’s faithful fans may be turned off to the idea of a Disney Cruise Line vacation if they assume it’s … [Read more...]

Adventureland’s El Pirata Y El Perico renamed Tortuga Tavern

Crew Roster inside Adventurland's Tortuga Tavern, Magic Kingdom

El Pirata Y el Perico, the Magic Kingdom quick-service restaurant in Adventureland, has been renamed Tortuga Tavern. The name reflects Disney’s popular “Pirates of the Caribbean” film franchise, and refers to the 17th century pirate stronghold mentioned in the movies. Tortuga Tavern is located across from the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, which was the inspiration for the films. The key elements in El Pirata’s transformation to Tortuga Tavern include a new color scheme and design elements, … [Read more...]