Restaurant Marrakesh Review

Restaurant Marrakesh is a table service restaurant located in the Morocco pavilion of World Showcase. The restaurant is at the way back of the pavilion and serves Moroccan and other Arabian dishes. We find it to be incredibly underrated! The Morocco pavilion was the first expansion of World Showcase, opening in 1984. The Moroccan  King Hassan II sent his artisans to Florida to aide in the … Continue reading Restaurant Marrakesh Review

Ranking the Country Pavilions of World Showcase

World Showcase is one of our very favorite things in all of Walt Disney World. Even without the seemingly endless festivals, it’s just a joy to walk around and take in the various cultures from around the world. Just for fun, we’ve decided to do a little ranking of our the country pavilions from the one we spend the least time in, to our very … Continue reading Ranking the Country Pavilions of World Showcase

The American Adventure: A Crowning Achievement of Walt Disney Imagineering

The American Adventure is an audio animatronic stage show located in the pavilion of the same name in Epcot’s World Showcase. The 29 minute show runs continuously throughout the day at a theater housed within the pavilion’s main building. The theater is located on the 2nd floor of the building. There are escalators to bring most folks up, as well as an elevator for those … Continue reading The American Adventure: A Crowning Achievement of Walt Disney Imagineering

Disney Park News: Illuminations Globe Completely Disassembled

Photos have surfaced online of Disney disassembling the giant Globe previously used as the centerpiece of Illuminations: Reflections of Earth. Overhead shots posted by @bioreconstruct on Twitter show the globe taken apart in a backstage area outside World Showcase. It is unknown at this time if the globe is able to be put back together or if dismantling it required cuts to permanently demolish it. … Continue reading Disney Park News: Illuminations Globe Completely Disassembled

Goodbye to Illuminations: Reflections of Light… Let’s Gather One Last Time Around the Fire

Last night, we finally had to officially say goodbye to Illuminations: Reflections of Earth. The Epcot night time spectacular ended a 20 year run playing to fans who camped out hours to see the production one last time. We saw the show for the last time in late August. I thought I had made peace with the show ending after that, but I was wrong … Continue reading Goodbye to Illuminations: Reflections of Light… Let’s Gather One Last Time Around the Fire

An Afternoon Stroll Around World Showcase

Today we are going to keep things simple with a bunch of random photos from around World Showcase. These photos were taken during a summer afternoon at Diet Epcot last month. Moderate temperatures and low crowds made this a perfect day for a walk around the lagoon. The majority of the shots were taken with a Tokina 105mm f/2.8 macro lens. I find that when … Continue reading An Afternoon Stroll Around World Showcase

Review: Chefs De France Pre Fixe Dinner

Chefs De France is a table service restaurant in located in the France pavilion of World Showcase. It is a cheaper, more casual alternative to the fantastic Monsieur Paul, which we previously reviewed here. The atmosphere of Chef De France is warm and welcoming. The restaurant is filled with a lovely yellow glow, especially at night. The decor is that of a fancy French bistro … Continue reading Review: Chefs De France Pre Fixe Dinner

D23 Disney Parks Presentation 2019 Roundup

Yesterday was the much anticipated 2019 Disney Parks and Entertainment Presentation at the D23 Expo in Anaheim. The event takes place every two years and typically features several major announcements regarding future attractions within the Disney Parks. Back in 2017, several major projects were announced, most of which have still yet to debut. It’s for this reason, we didn’t expect the same level of WOW … Continue reading D23 Disney Parks Presentation 2019 Roundup

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

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