5 Attractions That I Hope Never Close at Magic Kingdom

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It seems like every week we are letting you know about a new change coming to Disney. With all the closing, refurbishment, and re-branding announcements, I couldn’t help but think about all my favorite attractions and shows at the Magic Kingdom and how I hope that they never close.Here are my top 5 attractions that I never want to see leave the park.Space Mountain: My favorite ride at Magic Kingdom, Space Mountain is all at once thrilling and iconic. A landmark of Tomorrowland, Space … [Read more...]


Top 10 Disney World “Must Do’s”

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There is so much to see and do at Walt Disney World that it's pretty much impossible to experience it all! However, there are a few things that you have to do in order for your Disney World vacation to be complete. Curious?Check out my Top 10 list to find out what they are!10. Dole Whip-A Dole Whip is a rite of passage for many Disney guests, and a sweet relief from the heat! They can only be found at a few select spots, such as Aloha Isle at the Magic Kingdom, Tamu Tamu Refreshments in … [Read more...]


First Look at Shanghai Disneyland’s Treasure Cove

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At the Disney Company Annual Shareholders Meeting, Bob Iger talked about the plans for the first-ever Pirates-themed land and a new Pirates of the Caribbean attraction for the Shanghai Disney Resort.“Pirates of the Caribbean is one of the most iconic attractions in our parks, and we really couldn’t imagine Shanghai Disneyland without Pirates,” said Bob Iger, Disney chairman and CEO. “We wanted to create a one-of-a-kind experience that would appeal to our Chinese guests while remaining true … [Read more...]


Top 10 Things That “Should” Be Disney Souvenirs

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I don't know about you, but souvenir shopping is one of my favorite things to do at Walt Disney World. But sometimes when I'm browsing the shelves I get to wishing that maybe Disney could sell a few things that they have in their magical films or that they use in the parks! Like what? Well, just take a look at my Top 10 Things That "Should" be Disney Souvenirs!10. Umbrellas from Pixar's The Blue Umbrella short-Can Pixar be any sweeter or more amazing? There shorts never fail to pull at the … [Read more...]


How many of these Top 10 Disney Must Do’s have you done?

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There is so much to see and do at Walt Disney World that it's pretty much impossible to experience it all! However, there are a few things that you have to do in order for your Disney World vacation to be complete. Curious? Check out my Top 10 Disney's Must Do's and let us know how many you have done!10. Dole Whip - A Dole Whip is a rite of passage for many Disney guests, and a sweet relief from the heat! They can only be found at a few select spots, such as Aloha Isle at the Magic Kingdom … [Read more...]


A Birthday Tribute to Our Friend, Ken!

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Disney lovers are a special breed of people. We speak a different language and we understand one another. We know the thrill of planning a trip, the anticipation of waiting for it, and the sheer joy of being home again.  The Disney community is a tightly knit group. We have respect, regard and a genuine concern for each other. Our group at Chip & Company is one example of such a group of Disney lovers who truly enjoy sharing all we know with everyone out there in order to try to make your … [Read more...]


Captain Jack Sparrow Handbook Review

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Who knew that Captain Jack Sparrow gave advice on being a pirate? Well, for those of you who either love Captain Jack Sparrow or want to be a pirate, this might just be the book for you.The Captain Jack Sparrow Handbook: A Swashbuckler's Guide from Disney Pirates of the Caribbean by Jason Heller from Quick Books and copywriten in 2011 by Disney Enterprises, Inc. Heller is a Denver-based writer and is best known for his articles on The Onion. He also has several articles and blogs; writing … [Read more...]


Disney’s ‘Pirates Of The Caribbean 4’ Now with 3D Goodness

Disney Studios Chairman Rich Ross has just finalized the decision to shoot Pirates Of The Caribbean 4 in Disney Digital 3D. Its release date stays the same almost one year from today - May 20, 2011.Not sure why they are taking the series in that direction after the past 3 movies are not..Are you going to see this movie? Let us know in the comment section below. … [Read more...]


Astrid Berges-Frisbey Makes U.S. Debut in “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”

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French Actress to Star with Johnny Depp and International CastAstrid Bergès-Frisbey has been selected by producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Rob Marshall to star in the key role of Syrena, a beautiful and alluring young mermaid, in Walt Disney Pictures’/Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ epic adventure “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,” the fourth in the blockbuster series of films. Bergès -Frisbey joins Johnny Depp, returning in his iconic role of Captain Jack Sparrow. The film … [Read more...]


‘Thor’ moves up release date while ‘Spider-Man 4’ stalls

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Hot on the heels of the news this week that production of Spider-Man 4 is  delayed, Paramount and Marvel Entertainment have pushed up the release of Thor by two weeks to May 6, 2011, reports Variety.Thor, starring Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman, was going to open on May 20. Disney has now grabbed that date for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.Spider-Man 4 was supposed to start filming in February, reports Nikki Finke, then it pushed to March. Then late March/early April. … [Read more...]