Top 4 Disney World Shopping Spots

One of my favorite things to do on vacation is shop for souvenirs – things that I can keep around that remind me just how great the trip was! And since most of my vacations happen at Walt Disney World, I have spent plenty of time perusing their MANY shops and stores in search of the best place to obtain said souvenirs, so if you’re headed to WDW and need to get the low down on where to shop, then check out these Top 4 Disney World shopping spots:Magic Kingdom: For me, it really doesn’t get … [Read more...]

Top Hollywood Studios Attractions For First Timers

Last week I wrote about which Magic Kingdom attractions you’ll want to make sure you check out as a first-time visitor to Walt Disney World, and today I want to take a trip to my second favorite WDW theme Park – Hollywood Studios – where the movies come to life and the spirit of old Hollywood lives on! If you’ve never been to Hollywood Studios, you will want to make sure you check out these Must-Do attractions:The Great Movie Ride: This “ride through the movies” is a great little ride … [Read more...]

A girl’s guide to surviving Star Wars Weekend’s

If you live in this Galaxy, chances are you have not escaped “the force” of Star Wars. If you have ever come in contact with the male species, chances are, you know about Star Wars. If you have a son, nephew, brother, know about Star Wars.You know that every pointy object can become a light saber, the Yoda voice is imperative when quoting the famous movie lines, and in their opinion...all women should look like Princess Leah in Return of the Jedi.If you have a Star Wars fan in … [Read more...]

Top 10 Best Things About Disney in the ’80s

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...]

Cars Land and Star Wars Land Are Coming to Hollywood Studios

Hello ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls! It's your favorite Disney gossip queen, Anonymouse here to share some exciting news with you that I think you will all love! As reported many months ago by me the rumor mill is going again about Star Wars Land & Carsland coming to Disney World. My insider sources at Disney are telling me that Cars Land and Star Wars Land are coming to Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.As most of you know, Cars Land was added to … [Read more...]

May the 4th Be With You Recap & Star Wars Weekend Tips

Guests visiting Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 4, 2013 were treated to a sneak peek of the theme park’s annual Star Wars Weekend festivities with a Limited Time Magic event titled, “May the 4th Be with You.” Guests were given a chance to see all of their favorite characters from the Star Wars films and even take photographs with them.  The Jedi Training Academy offered a chance for adults to join their Padawans in training, and the newly reimagined Star Tours offered trips with some very … [Read more...]

Star Wars Land at Disneyland?

A long time from now in a city not so far away we may all get to visit Star Wars Land at Disneyland. The Disney-verse has lit up more than a Death Star explosion with the news of a survey being addressed to Annual Pass Holder and Fanatics. This survey includes a number of references to a Star Wars Land and asks what the respondents think of this expansion idea. What do you think? Would you like a Star Wars Land at Disneyland?We've known of plans to add a Star Wars Land to Disneyland … [Read more...]

Top 5 Rides to Avoid if you get Motion Sick

I won't lie - I am a big wuss when it comes to intense rides. However, I have been on all but one of the rides listed below at Walt Disney World and, although they are rather enjoyable, they are top contenders for triggering motion sickness.1. Expedition EverestThemed around the infamous Yeti who is hiding in and around a forbidden mountain that it protects, Expedition Everest is located in the Animal Kingdom, located in the section of Asia. A favorite of thrill-seekers everywhere, it … [Read more...]

Hollywood Studios – More Than Just “Thrill” Rides!

We all know and love the big attractions at Disney's Hollywood Studios, like Star Tours, Rock N Roller Coaster, and the Tower of Terror, but have you ever stopped to check out some of the other attractions and rides at Hollywood Studios? There really are some great ones that are totally worth a look!Magic of Disney Animation - This is a great guided tour/show where you sit with a live artist for a 10 minute segment called "Drawn to Animation", where you learn how Disney characters are … [Read more...]

Disney Parks Merchandise appearing at Star Wars Celebration VI Event in August 2012

Disney Parks has a long history with Star Wars that dates back to 1987 with the opening of Star Tours at Disneyland park. Since that time, Disney has offered a variety of collectibles including action figures, pins, shirts and more. I’m happy to report that Disney Theme Park Merchandise will be attending Star Wars Celebration VI, a Star Wars fan event coming to the Orange County Convention Center from August 23-26, 2012. This year, they have created some items that fans will only find at this … [Read more...]