Disney Park News & Rumor Roundup: July 12, 2019

We’re officially on vacation and heading to Walt Disney World tonight, but its been a busy week in terms of park news so I wanted to send out a quick news and rumor post before heading to the airport. Let’s start with the the biggie… Disney has announced the opening dates for the Rise of the Resistance attractions. In a somewhat shocking twist, the ride … Continue reading Disney Park News & Rumor Roundup: July 12, 2019

Site Update: Our 1 Year Anniversary, Contest Announcement, Christmas in July

It’s been a full week since our last post and I just wanted to provide a little site update. We are currently on a 2 week “vacation” hiatus from posting new content. I had a few wedding photography gigs recently and I needed to take the time to get all the photo processing for those squared away. More excitingly, we leave for Walt Disney World … Continue reading Site Update: Our 1 Year Anniversary, Contest Announcement, Christmas in July

11 Distinctly Patriotic Walt Disney World Experiences

A great deal of Walt Disney World’s charm, especially at Magic Kingdom is rooted in classic Americana. Throughout the WDW parks, Walt’s love for his country is well represented. In honor of July 4th, here are 11 experiences (in no particular order) you can have at Walt Disney World to celebrate our great nation! Flag Retreat at Magic Kingdom   American Adventure   Hall of … Continue reading 11 Distinctly Patriotic Walt Disney World Experiences

Disney Parks News & Rumor Roundup: July 3rd, 2019

It’s time for this week’s Disney park news and rumor roundup! A lot has happened over the past few days so let’s get right to it! A whole slew of Future World closures were announced yesterday as part of the Epcot entrance / spine redesign. All of Innovations East (including the Character Spot, Club Cool and Fountain View Starbucks) will be demo’d; as well Pin … Continue reading Disney Parks News & Rumor Roundup: July 3rd, 2019

Is Animal Kingdom Walt Disney World’s Best Theme Park?

In this post, I’m gonna take a bold leap and attempt to make a case that Animal Kingdom could be Walt Disney World’s best overall park at the moment. I’m sure I’ve lost a great deal of you already, but I really think it at least merits consideration. I’ll start right out by saying, Magic Kingdom is still my favorite of the Florida Parks. That however, is … Continue reading Is Animal Kingdom Walt Disney World’s Best Theme Park?

Hot Takes: Galaxy’s Edge Brings Low Crowds to Disneyland, A “New” Restaurant Brings BBQ to World Showcase, and A Rumored Closure Brings Chaos to Dis Twitter

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Reservation Period Ends at Disneyland… Land Now Open to All Guests Disney’s Take: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is now open at Disneyland park. With the ability to join a boarding group when needed, it’s the perfect time to visit the remote planet of Batuu. We’ve pulled together a day-to-night itinerary to help you plan your trip. Let’s go! Plan ahead and reserve … Continue reading Hot Takes: Galaxy’s Edge Brings Low Crowds to Disneyland, A “New” Restaurant Brings BBQ to World Showcase, and A Rumored Closure Brings Chaos to Dis Twitter

Dining Review: The Wave

The Wave (… of American Flavors) is a table service restaurant located on the bottom floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World. The restaurant specialized in “new American cuisine inspired by a passion for locally and regionally sourced ingredients.” The Wave is one of the easiest reservations to score in all of WDW and we feel its a bit underrated. Of course, most of … Continue reading Dining Review: The Wave

WDW Photo Mixtape:Animal Kingdom, Animal Kingdom Lodge and Hollywood Studios

Today, we continue with our WDW Photo Mixtape series with visits to Animal Kingdom, Animal Kingdom Lodge and Hollywood Studios. Like last time, this post is basically just going to be a mishmash of photos from around the parks and resorts, not following any real narrative or specific order. These were taken on several different dates over the past few years. They are in no … Continue reading WDW Photo Mixtape:Animal Kingdom, Animal Kingdom Lodge and Hollywood Studios

WDW Photo Mixtape: Magic Kingdom, Ft. Wilderness and Epcot

While trying to organize the files on my computer a bit, I came across many photos I’ve taken over the past year or so that never made it into any blog posts. Rather than let them go to waste, I figured I’d share them with you all in a new series I’m calling Photo Mixtape. These posts are basically just going to be a mishmash … Continue reading WDW Photo Mixtape: Magic Kingdom, Ft. Wilderness and Epcot

Let’s Visit: Disney Springs

Today we are going to take a walk around one of our favorite non-park aspects of a WDW vacation: Disney Springs. Formally known as Downtown Disney, the company announced a huge overhaul of the area which began back in 2013. The overhaul would include improved dining and entertainment options, as well as a slew of new stores. We weren’t huge fans of Downtown Disney. The … Continue reading Let’s Visit: Disney Springs