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Little Known Facts About It’s A Small World

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August 16, 2015
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1)The original name Walt Disney used for the ride was “Children of the World.” 2)The ride was originally an attraction at the 1964 New York World’s Fair. 3)At the ride opening at Disneyland in 1966, Walt Disney invited kids from around the world to dedicate it. They brought water from their native lands to...
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Whimsical Waterfalls

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August 15, 2015
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Greetings fellow Disney fans! When I try to think of ways that Walt Disney World (WDW) makes the park and vacation experience special the first thing that always comes to mind is theme. One of my favorite aspects to the themes within the parks are all of the water features on property. I seem...
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A Travel Agent is the Safest way to Travel

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August 14, 2015
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I was the first person in line to defend self-booking. When my husband and I were living in separate countries, I booked a lifetime of flights over the computer. Seemed like a great idea. The flights appeared to be cheaper, and booking from home was easy and convenient. Until the day I found myself...
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A Baker’s Dozen Reasons Why Every WDW Fan Should Visit Disneyland

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August 13, 2015
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We are in Anaheim on the eve of the D23 Expo but also looking forward to spending time at the Disneyland Resort. I am reminded about conversations I have had with friends familiar with WDW who ask me “Why should I go to Disneyland, isn’t it just a smaller version of the Magic Kingdom?”...
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Henna: A Lasting Reminder of My Walt Disney World Vacation

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August 12, 2015
photo by Diane Butler

As a frequent Walt Disney World visitor, I am always searching for something new to experience in the parks. I love finding unique ways to enjoy my time and enhance my visit while at Walt Disney World. This new experience can be anything- from a famous WDW snack that I have never tried to...
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Cool Disney Finds – Princess Artwork at Target

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August 12, 2015
Photo by Shelley Scholl

Hello again! This issue of Cool Disney Finds takes you to Target once again. But this time to the artwork aisle! I don’t typically walk down this aisle but a gorgeous Snow White caught my eye as I was passing by the aisle so I went for a deeper look. If you have a...
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Florida Part Two

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August 11, 2015
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It’s been a while since I’ve written an article. I’ve missed it so much. I won’t bore you with the details of my absence, but what I will tell you is I’ve made the worst mistake of my life. I took the big plunge and moved to Florida in 2013. This year I thought...
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Add Some Extra Magic to Your Disney Cruise With a Fish Extender Gift Exchange

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August 10, 2015
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As if there is not enough excitement on-board a Disney cruise, you can add even MORE magic to your vacation by participating in a fish extender gift exchange. What is a fish extender? Outside every cabin, there is a fish or seahorse located to the right or left of the door. Cast Members use...
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It’s Time to Start Planning for Christmas!

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August 9, 2015
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Yes you heard me right!  It may only be August, but if you are planning a trip to Walt Disney World later this year, its never too early to start thinking about the holiday season there!  There is so much to see and do there in late November and December, and some things you...
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Best. Brick Oven Pizza. Ever!

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August 8, 2015
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Guests who visit Disney World always look forward to dining in Epcot’s World Showcase. There are so many delicious choices of places to dine. Of all the choices my family’s favorite is located in Italy: Via Napoli. The minute we enter Italy’s location I am transported back to my visit to Rome. For as...
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