Loaded gun found on Disney’s Dinosaur Ride

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According to the Orlando Sentinel a Animal Kingdom park guest found a loaded handgun on Disney's Dinosaur ride. It seems the gun fell out of Angelo Lista, of Royal Palm Beach back pocket.A park guest handed a Cobra .380-caliber semiautomatic pistol to a park attendant, who immediately contacted security and the Orange County Sheriff's Office.Angelo didn't realize he had the firearm in his pocket after getting off the ride according to a Sheriff's Office incident report. … [Read more...]



Disney World Tips and Tricks: Dark Ride Etiquette

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For first time visitors to Disney Parks, dark ride etiquette may seem confusing. Some rides allow photos with no external lighting, while others are somewhat vague. That's just the tip of the iceberg concerning Dark Ride Etiquette.Here is my Top 5 Dark Ride Don'ts.Pirates of the Caribbean. This ride does quietly announce "No flash photos", however hearing the announcement can be quite difficult. I used to love riding Pirates of the Caribbean. It was one of my favorite attractions. After … [Read more...]



Top Five Animal Kingdom Attractions For Adults

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Let me start this off by saying that I didn't used to like Disney's Animal Kingdom, I thought it was just a big zoo and found it to honestly be a little boring. I had only been once before, right after it had opened when all the attractions weren't even completed, so I got to thinking, maybe I didn't give it enough of a chance. So when I visited Walt Disney World last month, I vowed to visit Animal Kingdom with open eyes and an open mind.We started our day with breakfast at Tusker House - … [Read more...]



Top 10 Rides to Avoid After You Eat

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So you just stuffed yourself on a scrumptious meal at your favorite Walt Disney World eatery. If you’re on the Disney Dining Plan, you likely enjoyed a four-square meal and beverage of choice, right? What you need is a nap, but what your family wants is a ride!Do NOT “walk this way” when you are stuffed to the gills:1)      Rock ‘n Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith—A tour of G-Force Record Studio is cut short when the band Aerosmith takes off for a show. They take Guests with them, … [Read more...]



A Day in the Life of Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Famously “NotAZoo,” at its 1998 opening, Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort broke the theme park mold. Imagineers considered many factors when designing this property. They focused first and foremost on the comfort and well-being of the animals and the safety of Guests. However, their primary goal, as with other Disney Parks, was to place the Guests in the action. In this case, that meant providing opportunities for Guests not only to observe but also to interact with creatures … [Read more...]