Pandora – World of Avatar and Dedication Ceremony at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Today at Disney’s Animal Kingdom a media event took place to unveil to the world Pandora – The World of Avatar.  With massive mountains floating in the sky, thick rain forest like atmosphere, taking a journey on the Na’vi River and taking flight on the back of a banshee, Pandora…

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Shanghai Disney Resort brings the classic animated film Fantasia to life

Disney is excited to announce that the Fantasia Carousel dome and finial have been installed inside Shanghai Disneyland. Set amidst the lush greenery of the Gardens of Imagination, the Fantasia Carousel is created especially for Shanghai Disneyland by Chinese artists. The whimsical attraction is home to 62 dancing horses from…

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Your Favorite Disney Villains Head to High School!

Your favorite Disney villains are headed to high school! Well, sort of….let me explain. Our favorite Disney villains are now parents and their children are headed to high school in the new Disney Channel movie, Descendants. The official synopsis from the Disney Insider blog revealed: “Disney’s iconic characters are living…

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Aulani’s ‘AMA ‘AMA

When you cook on an island paradise, using delectable local ingredients only makes the food taste better. And Chef Ron Viloria at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawai’i, gets creative with sweets on his new dessert menu at beachside ‘AMA ’AMA – Contemporary Island Cooking restaurant. “We’re using native mamaki…

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And the Sorcerer’s Hat is GONE!

It is with sad news that I announce that the Sorcerer’s Hat (AKA Big Blue) is no longer at Hollywood Studios. I know I am in the minority who loved the hat, but that hat was there my very first trip. So it’s a tad bittersweet for me.  After nearly…

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Going to Disney’s Aulani? Explore O’ahu while you’re there…

You’re going to Aulani. What an exciting adventure! While you’re there, rent a Jeep and take some time to explore O’ahu. This beautiful island has something for every member of the family. From beaches to tropical rainforests to history, you could spends days on end exploring. When we were at…

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