The World

Jungle Navigation Co., Ltd. Skipper Canteen Restaurant in Adventureland.

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February 7, 2016
Skipper Canteen

    How did I not know about the Skipper Canteen Restaurant? I guess I have to check the blogs more often, because this one just snuck up on me? Did you know about it? Why didn’t you tell me?           It was just an unplanned “expedition” to head to...
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Building a New World Out of the Scraps

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February 6, 2016
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back the Disney that once was… In our memory banks, we all have a favorite Disney ride or show that has been closed or re-imagined. I’m sure we could create a whole new land with just the discarded pieces. Here is what I would put in my new land: 1. Mr Toad’s Wild Ride...
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Just Around the River Bend

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February 5, 2016
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I’m from Flint, MI.  Unless you’ve been at Walt Disney World, immersed in a world of fantasy for the last month, you know that the water in my hometown has not been safe for consumption for well over a year, since the water source was changed from Lake Huron to the Flint River and...
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It’s a Whole New (Disney) World

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January 23, 2016
This Area is Being Refurbished

Walt Disney World is always working on something new. The Imagineers are always looking to enhance guest experiences and attractions. It’s one of the things that makes this place special. It makes each trip unique and exciting. This year, Disney is working on handfuls of upgrades, enhancements, and new additions. If you haven’t been to...
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Growing Up Disney

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January 20, 2016
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I grew up loving Disney in the days with no internet, no YouTube, no on demand TV, no podcasts and when there was only one park.  Sunday dinner was at my grandparents house each week and I would beg to stay to watch the Wonderful World of Disney there since they had a color...
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A Dining Review: Narcoossee’s

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January 18, 2016
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Filet mignon. Filet mignon and lobster actually.  The thought of this meal was partly to thank for getting me through my first marathon Sunday at the Walt Disney World Resort.  Narcoossee’s is one of my very favorite restaurants at Walt Disney World and it has been for some time.  However, it’s not one that...
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Magic Memories: Jammin Jungle Parade

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January 6, 2016
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I’m a big Disney World Fan. I can safely say that I’ve been there more than most people and my estimate is somewhere around 500 times and counting. The highlight of my Disney Adventure has been the time we were having lunch at Flame Tree BBQ and a cast member holding a clip-board came up...
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Disney Character History – Part 2

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December 17, 2015
Early Mickey and Minnie drawing

In my last article, we looked at the history of Mickey Mouse, the icon  of the Walt Disney Company. So, as promised, we are now going to take a look at Mickey’s girlfriend – Minnie Mouse. Despite having the same last name, Mickey and Minnie are not related and have never been married. Minnie...
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Helping to Spread the Magic

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December 15, 2015
Helping to Spread the Magic

I go to Disney a lot, and each trip is magical. It’s the magic that brings me back. Be it the joy that comes with a walk down Main Street, the feeling in the pit of your stomach as your service elevator plummets down the shaft of The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, the...
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Magical Beginnings: WDW Traditions

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December 11, 2015
photo by Diane Butler

  First and last day traditions are numerous and varied for those frequent Walt Disney World travelers. Everyone has their own special way to begin and end a magical WDW trip, and no two look alike! Many folks like to get checked into the resort right away and have a dip at the resort...
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