United World Soccer Open in a New Location at Disney Springs

United World Soccer

United World Soccer is no re-open on the West Side of Disney Springs. This store has been moved around a few times, but now they have hopefully found a new permanent home. They have been open at Downtown Disney since May 2014 The first pop-up store was right between D-Street and Candy Cauldron. That location closed in March 2015. Now it is located in the old Hoypoloi store between Sunglass Icon and Sosa Cigars.You will love this store if you are a soccer fan. You will find a ton of … [Read more...]


Downtown Disney Rape Suspect Caught

Hector Downtown Disney rape suspect

The suspect in a possible rape at Downtown Disney was arrested at his home in Osceola County Florida yesterday.Hector M. Herrera a 26-year-old man was arrested on a sexual battery warrant Thursday afternoon. He was taken to Osceola County Jail where he bonded out that evening.  He is facing a charge of sexual battery on a physically incapacitated person at the House of Blues at Downtown Disney.There were surveillance pictures of him leaving the House of Blues last week and he was … [Read more...]


Possible Rape Victim Found at Downtown Disney

Possible rapist

A Woman was found naked almost a week ago in the bushes behind the House of Blues at Downtown Disney. According to the Orange County Sheriff's office she could be the victim of a suspected rape.She was found around 5 A.M. last Thursday. She could not remember anything that may have happened other than dancing and drinking 2 bottles of ale and 7 or 8 shots of vodka before getting to the club earlier the night before.The picture above are 3 surveillance pictures of the suspect in this … [Read more...]


Seven Downtown Disney Resort Hotels Offering ‘End of Summer Value Rates’

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista -- exterior -- Downtown Disney Resort Area Hotels

There is still time to make plans to experience the special events being conducted at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida this summer and fall, such as Frozen Summer Fun at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®, Night of Joy at Magic Kingdom® Park, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom® Park, and the Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival. A great way to experience these events, and to check out the many exciting additions and enhancements to the Downtown Disney® area as it … [Read more...]


New Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule Released for July

Pirates

Disney has released  a new updated refurbishment schedule for resorts and parks at Walt Disney World. Check here to see if your favorite rides will be closed for your next visit!PARKS:Magic Kingdom ParkMonorail: The Walt Disney World Monorail is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. Now through December 2015Pirates of the Caribbean:                                                                                   June 8-September 25, … [Read more...]


New Tea Traders Café by Joffrey’s Opens at the new Disney Springs/Downtown Disney

tea

An ice cold glass of freshly brewed sweet tea sounds so good in the Florida heat! Now at the new Disney Springs is, The Tea Traders Café by Joffrey’s, a brand-new tea café, and is located in The Landing.You can get loose leaf tea served hot, iced, blended, spirited or edible. Yes there will be edible tea, in the form of cookies and other treats.The Tea Traders Cafe is modeled after a 1940s warehouse setting. This modern-meets-Old World tea café will feature teas from the finest tea … [Read more...]


Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza to Open in the New Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort

Blaze pizza

Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza is the nation's leading fast casual artisanal pizza specialist. They have announced plans to open a new restaurant at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World Resort at Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The build-your-own pizza chain, known for its chef-driven recipes and casually hip restaurants, will occupy a new 5,000 square foot building with seating for approximately 200 guests.Downtown Disney is currently undergoing the largest expansion in its history, to be renamed and … [Read more...]


Top 5 Gift Shops at Downtown Disney

woody and buzz downtown

Walt Disney World isn’t just parks and resorts! If you haven’t spent some quality time shopping at Downtown Disney (soon to be renamed “Disney Springs”) you’re missing out. With 58 stores, restaurants that serve up quick service, sit down meals and desserts you’ll always have something to do. Plus it’s all rapidly expanding to offer even more places to shop. Set aside some time to browse the area, especially my Top 5 Favorite Shops!World of Disney- If this wasn’t my favorite I know you’d … [Read more...]


Opening in 2016 – What’s new for Orlando, Attractions and More!

Frozen

As the summer of 2015 is just beginning I can’t help but to think about all of the wonderful new attractions that are opening in Orlando for 2016. Over the past few years we’ve lost some great attractions, and right on the heels of Universal Orlando announcing the closing of Wet ‘n Wild after 38 years I’m here to bring you ALL of the upcoming attractions to get excited about for 2016.So where do we begin? How about with Universal Orlando Resort!Fans of King Kong will be happy to hear … [Read more...]


Top 5 ideas for starting your own Disney Collection

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Everyone likes to have some momento or reminder of the fun times they have on vacation – and there are plenty of Disney-themed souvenirs and other items that can serve not only to remind you of your trips, but they’re also great things to collect, too! If you’re looking to start a Disney collection of your own, then read on to learn about some awesome things you can collect that will help make your trips to the Happiest Place on Earth even more memorable:Disney Pin Trading: The Disney pin … [Read more...]