Category: Adventures by Disney

Alaskan Wonders – Part 3

Alaskan Wonders – Part 3

| August 26, 2011 | 1 Reply

This cruise is unusual in that the first two days of the trip are technically sea days. Tomorrow is listed on the itinerary as Tracy Arm Fjord, but it’s something we drive through, not someplace where we dock and leave the ship. I’m very used to sea days being about the spa, lounging about on [...]

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Disney Parks and Resorts Update Ongoing Projects At D23 Expo…

Disney Parks and Resorts Update Ongoing Projects At D23 Expo…

| August 25, 2011 | 2 Replies

But don’t announce anything new.  Of course, Disney Parks and Resorts had a significant presence at the 2011 D23 Expo.  At the 2009 D23 Expo, Disney first announced the re-imagineering of Star Tours and an expansion of Walt Disney World’s Fantasyland.  Therefore, expectations were high for the announcement of what’s to come for the Disney [...]

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Alaskan Wonders – Part 2

Alaskan Wonders – Part 2

| August 25, 2011 | 2 Replies

If I’m being honest, my favorite day on board a Disney ship is embarkation day.  I’m not sure exactly why that is – if it’s the excitement and anticipation of the upcoming cruise, the fact that the ship is all clean and neat after being turned over from the previous cruise, or if it’s just [...]

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Alaskan Wonders – Part 1

Alaskan Wonders – Part 1

| August 24, 2011 | 4 Replies

I wonder what my house looks like?  Given that this is my 7th trip this year, it seems like I’m never home.   Max the intern (who guards the homestead while I’m gone along with Max the Dog) has started replacing furniture and I hear he’s picking out new drapes for the family room. After completing [...]

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What Are You Hoping to See During August’s Disney D23 Expo?

What Are You Hoping to See During August’s Disney D23 Expo?

| July 26, 2011 | Reply

In less than one month, the curtain will rise on the second D23 Expo – an official fan convention sponsored by the Walt Disney Company celebrating all things Disney - from theme parks, to films, music, books and television.  August 19-21, the most fervent of Disney fans will descend upon the Anaheim Convention Center for a glimpse behind [...]

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Adventures by Disney’s Quest for the West

Adventures by Disney’s Quest for the West

| July 21, 2011 | 2 Replies

If you’re a regular around the DIS, you’ve probably noticed how much everyone here loves Adventures by Disney. To be completely honest, before I started working here, I had never even heard of it. Then suddenly Cristina and I were being whisked away to Wyoming for a week with ABD and I had absolutely no [...]

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Video: Disney Executives Discuss New DVC Property Aulani

Video: Disney Executives Discuss New DVC Property Aulani

| October 14, 2010 | 5 Replies

Disney released a video where Joe Rohde, Senior Creative Executive for Walt Disney Imagineering, discusses the story behind Aulani, the Disney Vacation Club property currently under construction in Hawai’i.  Djuan Rivers, Vice President for Disney Vacation Club and Resort in Hawai’i, says the resort is meant to be a reflection of Hawai’i culture. Disney’s Aulani [...]

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