Disneyworld Hidden Gems- Epcot’s UK Pavilion, pt. 2

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In this second part, we bridge the gap between the sheer historical monument of using preexisting buildings as the guide, and drawing inspiration from the typical architecture of the time period. In doing this, the atmosphere becomes much more casual and relaxed. That being said, it seems as though I'm walking around the garden of my Aunt Lillian when I stroll through the back path along the Butterfly Garden behind The Tea Caddy. Then I realise that Aunt Lillian didn't live in England, nor did … [Read more...]





Be Mine at Walt Disney World

What kind of Disney couple are you… adventurous, fun-loving, or romantic? With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to plan the perfect Disney day for your sweetheart, no matter whether your budget is big or small.There are endless possibilities. Here are some ideas to get you started. Adventurous Spirit Thrill Rides. With a Park Hopper Pass in hand, hit all the roller coasters and thrill rides in all four Disney theme parks.Magic Kingdom. Ride Space Mountain and Big … [Read more...]





Affordable Disney Vacations: How Disney’s Magical Express Gets You Home Again

In my last article, I discussed using Disney’s Magical Express service to get you…and your luggage….from Orlando International airport to your Disney World resort hotel. This free transportation service is, in my opinion, one of the best perks of staying at on Disney property if you are flying. Convenient, hassle-free, and did I mention that it’s FREE? For anyone trying to plan an affordable Disney vacation, free is a great thing. (Actually, free is probably a good thing for anyone really…… :)  … [Read more...]





Oldies But Goodies – Moderate Resorts, A Very Viable Option For Us

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Oldies seem to like Deluxe Resorts. From experience, it seems they lean towards the Magic Kingdom Resorts, not necessarily for access to the park itself but for the numerous transportation options, dining options, and overall ambiance of their particular favorite. I can't blame us (Oldies), we love them and stay at them regularly also. But, deluxe is not the only category that would appeal to Seniors. In general, the Moderates offer the opportunity for fabulous visits, particularly visits of … [Read more...]





Main Street Maze

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Disneyland has been repaving Main Street, which means lots of walls are up one day and down a few days later. These walls aren't exactly pleasing to the eye, but would you rather see a hole in the ground or the wall? Aside from the eyesore problem, they're somewhat tough to navigate around, especially when the park is closing or the mad rush of people leave right after the fireworks.Disneyland's got to do what they've got to do to keep up park maintenance. I give them props for truly caring … [Read more...]