It was time again for runners and theme park junkies to stride their way through the Walt Disney World Resort. The annual Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend showcased several races from a 1-mile kids’ race to a full 26.2 marathon. More than 66,000 runners gathered in sunny, warm Central Florida to participate in the biggest [...]
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In this episode, Kathy and Teresa give us their final installment of Magic Kingdom 101 with an overview of Tomorrowland. Also, John and the team discuss the different variations of Magic Your Way Packages and the Dining Plan. All that plus this week’s news, housekeeping, and roundtable rapid-fire on this edition of The DIS Unplugged. [...]
Money talks. We all know that in today’s society the amount of money you spend speaks volumes. Disney Parks are no different. It’d be naive to think that Disney execs are not monitoring what sells and what doesn’t only to make a new plan to bring in revenue. While some like to keep themselves distant from the [...]
We all know that Disney does it right when it comes to special events and celebrations. However, few know just what is available for high school seniors and school groups looking to take trips to the next level. With specially priced youth tickets from the Disney Youth Education Services (Y.E.S.) Program, your next class field [...]
It will be a sad day for many when the current Main Street Bakery closes on January 12, 2013. Walt Disney World has plans to turn this into a Starbucks location that will open May 7, 2013.
The grand-daddy of them all is just around the corner. This weekend tens of thousands of runners from all over the world will descend on Walt Disney World for runDisney’s biggest event of the year, Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend. Comprised of several races, a huge health and fitness expo, and a number of running [...]
It seems like Disney always has something new to collect. I remember years ago it was trading pins. You’d see guests (myself included) scour the shops for that hot pin, attend pin trading events, and create elaborate portfolios showcasing their treasures. As of lately, Mickey Ear Hats seem to be the next fad with a [...]