Disney World Gets Even Tougher on Selfie Sticks

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Not that long ago we told you about Disney World cracking down on the use of Selfie Sticks on the rides. Well, they have taken it a step further, there are now a sign posted outside of Disney World's Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. There are similar signs posted outside of Big Thunder Mountain Railroad and Splash Mountain at Disneyland as well.Disney has had to stop the ride because people are not following the rules. These Selfie Sticks can extend up to 30 feet. You can bring the Selfie … [Read more...]


IDW and Disney to Release Comics Based on Classic Characters

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Comics and Disney have been pairing quite well lately, but surprisingly it's not with Marvel this time around. Our favorite classic characters including Donald and beloved Mickey Mouse will be making appearances in comics published by San Diego-based IDW Publishing.This April, you can expect to see Uncle Scrooge No. 1 at your local comic book shop, followed by a new Donald Duck series in May. Be on the lookout for Mickey Mouse comics in June, and Walt Disney Comics in July. Each of these … [Read more...]


Top 10 Attractions at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

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Visiting the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World is like coming home for some people. For others, it can seem overwhelming with all that is available. There are some absolute can't-miss attractions for everyone, and then there are some that only apply to those with young children, or those without young children.  How to sort it out?  Check out the list below, we've come up with 10 attractions that you just can't miss.AdventurelandPirates of the Caribbean - This slow water ride does have … [Read more...]


Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Returns with a New Track

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Big Thunder Mountain , at Disneyland, will reopen on March 17, what a great way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.It was closed down for some much needed upgrades, like an upgraded track, some of the mountains got some new paint, and they also updated the ride vehicles, not to mention they also restored the Rainbow Ridge Mining Town.It will be the same wild ride but with a few new surprises:The ride will reopen with an enhanced audio system that sharpens the sounds heard by guests on … [Read more...]


Disneyland’s Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Delayed Further

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What was once the wildest ride in the wilderness hasn't been in operation since January 9th, 2013. After a series of delay's, we've learned that there is yet another. Projected re-opening of Big Thunder Mountain at Disneyland will be near the end of March 2014.Big Thunder Mountain Railroad was originally to re-open in "Fall 2013", then "Winter 2014", and now it's pushed back. Of course opening dates are rumors as Disney doesn't release specific dates.With so many rumors flying around … [Read more...]


Are ride photos coming soon to your favorite Disney World attractions?

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Boy Oh Boy! Do I have some Disney Gossip for you! Are photos coming soon to your favorite attractions? With the introduction of Memory Maker, I'm told it could happen.Rumor is Disney will install cameras at Haunted Mansion, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. Photo buying areas will be added to the location where Yankee Trader gift shop is, to the Pirates Gift Shop, and The Briar Patch Store.I've been asked if Disney will reimagine the Yankee Trader gift shop to … [Read more...]


Top 10 Disney World Rides you must do at night!

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Let's face it: all of the rides in Disney World are awesome. However, some rides are just better experienced at night. Below, I have made a list of ten rides that I think provide a better experience in the evenings. Do you agree with my suggestions?Splash Mountain - One of the classic rides in the Magic Kingdom, Splash Mountain is considered the best ride to experience at night. Why? That pivotal moment before your car plunges 50ft below, the view of Cinderella Castle is exquisite. Not to … [Read more...]


Top 10 Rides at Walt Disney World

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We're the type people that like to ride as many rides as we can when we're in the Walt Disney World theme parks. We've rode every ride in the parks, so we have our favorites by now and know which ones we'll never ride again as well. Below is my Top 10 list of rides at Walt Disney World and they're not all thrill rides - I'm sure a couple will come as a surprise.Soarin' - Most people love this ride, but I can see how those with severe motion sickness may not find it appealing (I get motion … [Read more...]


Top 10 Best Things About Disney in the ’80s

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Despite the embarrassing fashions and massive hair, the 80s were a fun decade and made a big mark in pop culture! This got me thinking... While Disney is as magical today as ever, many of us Mouse Ear sporting fans were first to introduced to Disney in the 80s and it truly was a great time to be a Disney fan. How? Read on to find out what I think are the top 10 best things about Disney in the '80s!10. Old Attractions-Back in the 80s, some of Disney's extinct attractions were still in their … [Read more...]


Top 10 Rides at Disney World for Teens

Walt Disney World. Just the name of this magical place evokes images of little girls in princess dresses, young pirates with their swords, and little faces lighting up with joy from a hug from the main man himself-Mickey Mouse. Sometimes people might think that there isn't as much for teenagers to enjoy at Disney. After all, a ride on Small World may not be quite as exciting to a teenager as it is to a younger child. (Unless your teenager is like me at that age-I loved it then and I still love … [Read more...]