Walt Disney World to add FastPass option for FastPass machines

Just days after revealing a new FastPass option for Mickey Mouse meet-and-greets at the Magic Kingdom, Chip and Co. has the scoop on a yet-to-be announced addition to Disney’s popular FastPass (FP) service.No longer will guests have to wait in the long lines to get a FastPass to their favorite attractions. To help reduce the long lines guests may face waiting to get a FP ticket, Walt Disney World will offer a Fast Pass option for obtaining a Fast Pass. You heard it here first – soon you will … [Read more...]



Quick Eats – Grilled Salmon from Sunshine Seasons

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Sunshine Seasons is a quick service restaurant located at Epcot, in The Land Pavilion. It's located downstairs near Soarin' and Living with the Land attractions. The food court offers a variety of food stations to choose from - Soups and Salads, Sandwiches, The Grill, Asian and Grab n' Go.I decided to stop by The Grill and try the Sustainable Fish which was Grilled Salmon ($9.99). The grilled salmon was topped with kalamata olive pesto sauce and served with green beans and roasted red russet … [Read more...]



What Makes Walt Disney World YOUR Place Of Choice?

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A lot of people, including yours truly, have made Walt Disney World (WDW) their vacation destination of choice. I'll give you our reasons and ask you to think about yours. There are just so many reasons that make it ideal for almost everyone it is no wonder that it is the number one vacation destination on earth!!The Magic - If you don't believe in magic, one visit to WDW will probably change your mind. The detail, the variety, the beauty, and particularly those wonderful Cast Members all … [Read more...]



Chilean Miners Honored at Walt Disney World Resort

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Magical new memories were embraced today by the rescued Chilean miners as they paraded down Main Street, U.S.A. in grand fanfare at Walt Disney World Resort toward the close of a Disney-sponsored vacation honoring the miners, their rescuers and their families.Last fall, the world united to celebrate the dramatic rescue of the trapped Chilean miners.  Since last Thursday, the miners and their rescuers and families joined in a festive gathering in their honor at Walt Disney World Resort … [Read more...]



Training for your Disney Marathon – Options Options Options

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When you're starting out running, all you really need is a good pair of shoes and a place to run.  And, while I highly recommended going to a local running store and having shoes fitted by the pros, that's the only thing that I think necessary to run. But, once you start gaining distance, gear becomes more important.   It's easy to be overwhelmed when figuring out what to get - there are countless options for shoes, hydration belts, race belts, nutrition, watches, etc...So, where should you … [Read more...]