As many regular Disney watchers and visitors will know, the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction in Walt Disney World has been closed since March 2006 to allow the “Imagineers” at Disney to enhance this classic with new characters, special effects ... Viewed 4123 times.
Be prepared for all your Disney wishes to come true. It’s advisable to start the day at this park really early, as soon as it opens if possible . After parking up the car you take either the monorail or a boat over to the entrance, my children... Viewed 5266 times.
I am lucky that my parents have a house in Orlando and I have watched the mountain grow over two years. First it was a small base with scaffolding, then last summer a complete mountain which was brown in colour. On my visit this time it has snow! ... Viewed 3731 times.
After many years I finally got to go on my first ever looped roller coaster. Being small can be good when I do gymnastics but it’s a thousand times bad when you’re waiting to be the right height to go on a ride. This week I finally made it! I went to... Viewed 6651 times.
Pirates of the Caribbean is an indoor boat ride and although it is not a Fastpass attraction you rarely have to wait in line for long, due to the high number of guests the boats will accommodate and the quick loading time. It is situated in Adventure... Viewed 5137 times.
Epcot Center can be a terrific educational opportunity for the children. Of course, vacation is a time for fun and exploring the World Showcase may not be their idea of an entertaining holiday experience. Here’s a great way to get the most out of y... Viewed 8102 times.
We had not visited DisneyWorld for nearly five years, we decided that our stay this Christmas (2005) should include at least two visits. Top of the list with our two boys (aged 7 and 11) was Epcot. Previously we had toured the World Showcase and the ... Viewed 4638 times.
You know you’ve found a good roller coaster when you can take someone who is terrified of them on it and they come out wanting to go on it again and again. Situated in Disney’s Hollywood Studios the ‘Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster’ is possibl... Viewed 5975 times.
This was Disney’s latest attraction when we were last in Magic Kingdom at Disney, and what an absolute brilliant experience this is. For me this is what Disney do best entertain us all with humour, sight, sounds, feel and even smells, all the senses ... Viewed 5450 times.
We have recently spent our first Christmas and New Year at our home in Florida and wanted something really special to do for New Years Eve. Despite trawling throught the internet we were struggling to find something suitable that would be just... Viewed 6071 times.
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is exactly what it says, it’s very merry and loads of fun for all the family. If you happen to be in Orlando from the end of November up until Christmas it really is a must. The tickets can be purchased o... Viewed 3155 times.
There are of course many restaurants to chose from in Magic Kingdom so I have highlighted a few that we have visited during our years of holidaying in Orlando – I highly recommend character meals but there are also great “snack” type places here t... Viewed 5546 times.
We usually visit Animal Kingdom in the first couple of days of our holiday as this park is not too tiring and easy to stroll around. However do not miss the Animal Kingdom Parade which starts in Africa and finishes in Africa so you can see it... Viewed 6025 times.
All the parks celebrate Christmas with lots of different events and festivities, but one of our favourites is Epcot. There seems to be so many different things taking place here that it is worth taking some time to plan your day around them, so as... Viewed 6028 times.
If you are in Florida over the October period, and want to do something a little different then why not consider going to Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party which is held at the Magic Kingdom. You will need to buy specific tickets for the e... Viewed 4137 times.
As you approach Epcot you cannot fail to notice the large golf ball like structure that dominates the sky line even before you reach the parking lot, this is Spaceship Earth. It has become the symbol that signifies Epcot and tends to be the f... Viewed 4829 times.
One park that seems to be in the shadow of the much better known Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom is Hollywood Studios. Although this park is smaller in comparison it really does pack a lot in. As you arrive the first thing you see is a gia... Viewed 4377 times.
Disney Theme Parks just get better and better, have you ever wanted to fly above the clouds and see what it would be like to be a bird? Then this new attraction from Disney is for you. You can find it in The Land in Epcot, so remember to co... Viewed 8701 times.
Animal Kingdom is Disney’s fourth theme park in Orlando Florida, opened in 1998, and with 500 acres, it is Disney’s largest worldwide theme park and five times the size of the Magic Kingdom. Home to hundreds of animals, Animal Kingdom’s gentl... Viewed 5158 times.
Back in 1967 when Walt Disney unveiled his plans for the city of E.P.C.O.T, experimental prototype community of tomorrow, his vision of a futuristic, hi-tech, ideal world was a long way from The Epcot Centre we know today. However some aspects of Wal... Viewed 6066 times.
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