While at Disney World there are lots of ways to make a little one feel special if it is their birthday whilst you are on holiday. To make the most of it though, TELL EVERYONE! And the cast members will do something for them. First make sure yo... Viewed 4973 times.
The Candlelight Procession at Epcot simply has to be seen. A Disney tradition that occurs every year (now in its 36th year!) starting just before Thanksgiving until the end of the December (2006 dates are 24th November to 30th December). The best wa... Viewed 5309 times.
Test Track at Epcot is great fun, but not the sort of ride to try if you value your carefully arranged hairdo! It is a very, very popular ride and the Fast Passes for it go very quickly, so perhaps you should head for it first when you go into the Pa... Viewed 4743 times.
Mission Space……those two words used to strike fear and trembling into my heart every time I heard them. I had stood outside it (as the designated coat and bag holder in our group) on several occasions, watching the green-faced people staggering out, ... Viewed 3473 times.
Located at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, this short but spectacular safari encapsulates the heart of Africa, in the middle of Florida! The savage Serengeti is the setting for the safari, which lasts approximately fifteen minutes. You buckle up in y... Viewed 5603 times.
Everyone will love this spectacular stunt show at Disney Hollywood Studios, especially if you have ever seen the movie “Raiders of the Lost Ark” starring Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones. Scenes from the film are re-enacted on stage by professi... Viewed 5719 times.
This ride is reminiscent of the old fashioned “Ghost Train” rides I used to frequent during my youth but much, much more sophisticated. As you wait in line, just before you enter the mansion, read the amusing inscriptions on the headstones in... Viewed 5938 times.
I have to admit that I think I have under estimated this park. Animal Kingdom is Disney’s newest theme park which opened its doors in April 1998. I had only visited it twice, just after its opening and three years later - maybe because I have ... Viewed 6164 times.
The Share a Dream Come True Parade takes place every afternoon at 3pm in Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. The parade winds its way from Frontierland into Liberty Square, past Cinderella’s Castle along Main Street and then into Main Street USA itsel... Viewed 6096 times.
If you are visiting Orlando in October be sure to head for Magic Kingdom’s “Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party” on selected evenings throughout the month. Admission is by special ticket, advance sales usually begin at the beginning of May. If you ... Viewed 4910 times.
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad has been running at Disney’s Magic Kingdom for over twenty-five years now and I never tire of the thrill and excitement I get from this ride. Your journey begins, as you stand in line in what is described as the h... Viewed 5454 times.
If you have never been to Walt Disney World before one of the best parks is EPCOT. Situated around a large lake area, there park is orientated around science and technology theme, with many of the rides and attractions taking on this type of theme.Viewed 4856 times.
Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show We always enjoy spending Christmas in our beautiful villa in Orlando, but this year we had something new to look forward to when we visited the Disney parks. The new ‘extreme’ stunt show, ‘Lig... Viewed 5635 times.
This land has two of the best rides in Magic Kingdom with the third being Space Mountain in Tomorrow Land. These are Splash Mountain and Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. Splash Mountain used to be our favorite ride in Frontier land but has we ha... Viewed 5418 times.
If you interested in how the animation of the Disney characters is done then a visit to The Magic of Disney Animation is just what the doctor ordered although this can be a little boring for the younger children, for the older ones and the adults its... Viewed 5564 times.
Although not one of our favourite Disney parks at our first visit the more times we visit Florida the more we come to like Hollywood Studios , there is well loved and spectacular Indiana Jones show which is some what old now but is still one of the b... Viewed 5258 times.
This fantastic theme park is Disney’s answer to Hollywood with its real life working film studio, there are TV productions being filmed here all the time. With its 12 storey hire Sorcerer Mickey hat at the centre of the park being the symbol of Disne... Viewed 5083 times.
This fantastic and amazing display of pyrotechnics is a real treat for the eyes and ears. Disney have worked hard to get this amazing show of light and music to be the very best and we think that they have achieved just that. The show times c... Viewed 4995 times.
To me theme parks are for other people, I do not like the noise, the smell of the burger vans, the garish decoration, or the over exuberance of the clientele. It would seem to me that the inevitable queue to enter is enough to stop you frequenting th... Viewed 5977 times.
I have to admit to being a real wimp where roller coasters are concerned, but I simply love Mission Space at Epcot. It has to be my favourite ride of all time, and is my first choice whenever we go. It is a simply amazing simulator ride, and I can th... Viewed 5126 times.
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