My Fab Five Disney’s Animal Kingdom Attractions

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Disney's Animal Kingdom is the park we spend the least time in. In spite of that there are a number of attractions we try to visit on each trip so here are my Fab Five attractions. As I go through them you will notice a couple of the biggies are missing from my list and I'll explain why at the end of the article.5. It's Tough To Be A Bug - This park is the hottest of all the parks and as you tour you are always on the lookout for somewhere to cool off. This attraction is ideal because it not … [Read more...]





Review: Walt Disney World Notescast Guide 3.0

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Timestream Software has released an update to their series of Notescasts for the iPhone and the iPod Touch, and I have been asked to review it for Chip & Company.The Walt Disney World Notescast is a cool little app to have in your library!  The beauty of the Notescasts is that they are not dependent on any network access at all!  In their basic form, Notescasts are eReaders that you can have on your iPod Touch or iPhone, and once you have it installed, you can use it anywhere you want to … [Read more...]





Ten Things You Haven’t Done at Walt Disney World

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After many visits to Walt Disney World, we all have more than enough pictures of Cinderella Castle, the characters, and attractions. And we have visited all of the big, obvious places. So what can we do to mix it up a bit?Well, here are ten things you may not have done:Climb The Contemporary Resort. You can’t get to the top of this Resort using the elevators, because non-Guests are locked out of the upper floors. And maybe dining at The California Grill, the restaurant at the top of the … [Read more...]





My Fab Five Epcot Attractions

Here we go with my Fab Five attractions at Epcot. Once again I'll do them in reverse order so we get to the most favorite last. Down the road a bit I'll explore Fab Fives at Disney's Animal Kingdom and Disney's Hollywood Studios. Some of the Epcot favorites are not exactly attractions in the truest sense of the word but are terrific anyway.5. Mission Space - This is an amazing attraction and probably would have been much closer to the top of my list except for one major issue - Motion … [Read more...]





Poreotics Tuts Their Stuff at ElecTRONica

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Okay, so if you're not in with the dance world, "tutting" is a dance movement. Think of today's version of dancing to "Walk Like an Egyptian" except replacing the music with something hip-hop or techno. And it looks crazy. Or you can check out an example of tutting here. (It's got arm tutting AND finger tutting!)Poreotics (also known as Poreotix) has performed quite a few nights at California Adventure throughout November and December. The local dance group won season five of America's Best … [Read more...]