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Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The Tree of Life

in Entertainment, Parks, Recreation

Walt Disney had a word for attractions at Disneyland that would draw guests closer into the park. He called these attractions “Weenies.” Similar to dangling a carrot in front of…

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View of the savanna from a balcony

Jambo House and Kidani Village: Which Works?  

in Educational, Recreation, Resorts

So, you want to stay at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas. The real question is, which building? Not everyone is aware that there are, in fact, two separate buildings at Animal…

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Carousel of Progress sign

History of Disney’s Carousel of Progress

in Educational, Parks, Recreation

Located in the Tomorrowland section of Disney’s Magic Kingdom is one of a handful of attractions at Walt Disney World that Walt himself had a major role in creating. Sadly…

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Book Cover of The Princess Diarist

The Life of Carrie Fisher AKA Princess Leia

in Entertainment, Recreation

The new Star Wars Land is in the works and scheduled to open to guests this Fall at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.  The “human” (as opposed to alien or robot) stars…

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bus stops at the Magic Kingdom with the sunset in the background

2019 – There’s Magic in the Air!

in Events, Parks, Recreation, Resorts

The holiday season has come and gone for another year.  The decorations are packed away, the music on the radio has returned to their usual playlists, and the colder weather…

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exterior shot of the Haunted Mansion

Disney’s Haunted Mansion

in Entertainment, Parks, Recreation

The Haunted Mansion at Walt Disney World was one of approximately 20 attractions that were in existence when the Magic Kingdom first opened on October 1, 1971. It has undergone…

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