Avatar is Coming to Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Disney broke ground last year at Disney's Animal Kingdom for what will soon be Pandora.  I know Disney can do amazing things but I can't even imagine how they are going to bring this mythical land to life. I am sure it will be beyond amazing!It has been said that this project is one of the most time consuming and collaborative ones they have done. It started when the then-Chairman of Disney Parks and Resorts proposed the idea to James Cameron that just maybe they could recreate the world of … [Read more...]


Big Changes to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Disney's Animal Kingdom is known more as a "Half-Day" Park. Disney thinks it's time to change that perception. At the end of 2014, Camp Minnie and Mickey closed, and they are making way for some BIG Changes! The new land will be based off the movie Avatar. The land is expected to open in stages with completion in 2017. Once the transformation is complete, you can expect longer hours and more nighttime activities. Animal Kingdom's future is looking bright. Here are some changes that should be … [Read more...]


Animal Kingdom Starbucks – Concept Art Released

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Half-caff, Latte, Frapp, and Chai lovers have been a-buzz with all the Starbucks locations popping up around Walt Disney World. With two locations at Downtown Disney, one replacing the Main Street Bakery at Magic Kingdom, a location at Epcot, and one already beginning to open at Disney's Hollywood Studios, the final bit of foam on the Starbucks cup is set to open in Animal Kingdom sometime this summer.A few days ago, Disney released concept art detailing the interior of this Starbucks … [Read more...]


Top 5 Counter Service Meals at Walt Disney World

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Ok, so you’ve just spent a long morning touring atWalt Disney World, and it’s after noon, and you realize – hey, its lunchtime, and I am STARVING! Well, Disney has you covered – there are a TON of great places to grab a quick bite, and they all offer up delicious freshly prepared meals that will help you fuel up and get ready to head back out there! When I am in the Parks, there are certain meals I tend to gravitate towards – so much so that I will even purposely seek them out and plan my days … [Read more...]


New Behind the Scenes Tour at Animal Kingdom

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An exciting new backstage experience is in the works at Animal Kingdom. This new tour will replace the existing 'Backstage Safari' tour, which will be retired February 27, 2015.Beginning March 1, 2015 ‘Backstage Tales' as it will now be called, will offer Guests the chance to take a look behind the scenes at the park and its animal inhabitants. They will be able to explore the Animal Nutrition Center to see how more than 3 tons of food are prepared and distributed each day, explore a … [Read more...]