Magic Kingdom Extras You Don’t Want to Miss – Disney’s Keys to the Kingdom Tour

Walking around Magic Kingdom you start wondering about all the "behind the scenes" areas and  you want to know what really goes on behind the scenes of the most iconic park at Walt Disney World. Well most of the questions can be answered with Disney's Keys to the Kingdom Tour, an in-depth 5 hour walking tour of the Magic Kingdom.Magic Kingdom to the MaxUnlock the fascinating history of Magic Kingdom park and gain backstage access to legendary hidden areas.This 5-hour walking tour … [Read more...]

Get Things “In Line” Before You’re Waiting in a Line at Disney Parks

Have you ever thought about the ridiculous things we do to our kids?  We really do some strange things!  We take cranky kids into department stores, expecting them to be able to make it through a four-hour shopping spree.  Then we get frustrated when we have to scoot out of crowds, carrying a child who is  literally falling apart with a temper tantrum.  We dress our kids up at the Disney Parks, wait in long lines for Rides, and force them to do Meet & Greets with Disney Characters. Can you … [Read more...]

Disney World Refurbishment Schedule January 2013 and Beyond

Here is this months Refurbishment and Closure Schedule for Walt Disney World for January 2013 and beyond. Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website. CurrentGrand Floridian Spa (Grand Floridian Resort) closed through 12/16/12 due to construction at the resort. The Grand Floridian Fitness Center remains open and guests may use The Spa at Saratoga Springs … [Read more...]

Disney World Refurbishment Schedule December 2012

Here is the Refurb and Closure Schedule for Walt Disney World for December 2012 and beyond. Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website. CurrentHoney I Shrunk the Kids Movie Set Adventure (Hollywood Studios) closed through 11/16/12 for refurbishment. Studio Backlot Tour (Hollywood Studios) closed through 11/16/12 for refurbishment. American Film … [Read more...]

Disney Confidential – Something New is Coming to Animal Kingdom!

 Hey there guys and gals, guess who? It’s me, your answer to all that is Disney gossip… Anonymouse. I am here today bringing you some news from Animal Kingdom, home of Chimp, I mean Chip, that's right Chip...I swear that is what I meant. Anywho - starting October 1st and expected to run through November 30th, for a trial period, is the addition of Animal Guides in Animal Kingdom.The guides will give additional information to guests as you move through the park about most of the … [Read more...]

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Fans Receive an Extra ‘Treat’ at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Have you attended Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party yet this year?If not, and you happen to be a fan of the Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom interactive game, you won’t want to miss this year’s event. In addition to the simple fact that the party is an absolute blast of Halloween fun (with special entertainment, fireworks, trick-or-treating and more), this year’s guests can pick up a special Halloween-themed Sorcerers card that’s been designed exclusively for this event.This card, the … [Read more...]

Fun Facts about Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Here are a few interesting facts about the Animal Kingdom.Animal Kingdom was the fourth park built at Disney world. It opened on April 22, 1998 The park has 7 themed areas taking up more than 400 acres There are more than 4,500 cast members to help maintain the Disney Magic. There is about 1,500 animals representing 250 species — most acquired from zoos accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. More than 4 million (3,000 species) trees, plants, shrubs, vines, grasses, … [Read more...]

Disney Confidential – Lockers and Show Changes in the Animal Kingdom

Here there guys and gals Anonymouse here.Today's Gossip comes to us from our fearless leader el Chip-o. Chip shared with me some interesting news about some changes coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom.First bit of news is kinda a no brainer. Anyone who has every ridden Kali River Rapids knows you can come out of there DRENCHED! If you were not smart enough to pack a Zip Lock Bag for your cell phone there's a good chance you have an expensive paperweight. The rumor is Disney will be … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Experience the Keys to the Kingdom Tour

Want to know more about Walt Disney World? Do you want to go behind the scenes and see and experience the parks in a whole new way? Walt Disney World, as usual, has you covered with a variety of tours to choose from; and recently, I decided to take the plunge and experience Disney's Keys to the Kingdom Tour!The Keys to the Kingdom tour lasts about 4 to 5 hours or so and takes place in the Magic Kingdom! The tour teaches guests about the Disney "keys" to success, as well as some Disney … [Read more...]

White Rhino Gives Mother’s Day Special Meaning at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Mother’s Day may be a little more memorable this year for a Disney “mom” that recently gave birth to a white rhino calf at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.After a 16-month gestation period, Kendi delivered her fourth calf Friday, May 4. The healthy male, which has not yet been named, is the ninth white rhino born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom; his mother, 13-year-old, Kendi, was the first.“The birth of a white rhino calf is certainly something to celebrate since the population of this species is … [Read more...]