Best Places to Eat In Disney World If You’re Lactose Intolerant

Disney offers many items that traditionally contain milk in dairy or lactose-free options. Learning about these locations made my vacation less stressful and my tummy even more happy

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Disney Construction Everywhere

Hello All.  It has been quite a while since I have been able to post to the blog.  Family and work issues have constricted my time, but in no way has it caused me to forget everyone that reads it. A lot of changes have been mentioned and quite a bit of construction is underway throughout the Disney World Resort Area, including the HORRIBLE road construction going on, well, EVERYWHERE! We have said goodbye to “Ellen’s Energy Adventure” and the “Great Movie Ride” (see previous story) to make room for…

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Pandora Opening Weekend, Success or Fail?

The long-awaited “Pandora – The World of Avitar” opened to record crowds in Disney’s Animal Kingdom this weekend.  The floating islands and photoluminescent plants are now open to the public with hours from 8am – 11pm daily with Extra Magic Hours of 7am-8am and 11pm-1am. This new land in Disney’s Animal Kingdom has been long awaited in Disney World’s lesser performing parks.  Crowds and park closing due to capacity were the norm this weekend with wait times of up to six hours to just enter the new land. Pandora is…

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Traffic Flow and Capacity Mar “Rivers of Light” Opening Weekend

The long awaited “Rivers of Light” nighttime show opened to the general public this past weekend in Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. The show, which has been delayed for over a year due to technical issues, met with mixed reviews and angry guests.   General reviews of the show are that it is entertaining, but short, and it is missing that special touch that most Disney nighttime shows provide. Animal Kingdom does not use any pyrotechnics within the park as so not to tramatize any of…

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Disney Raises Theme Park Admission Prices Again

Almost exactly one year ago, Universal Studios bumped up theme park prices a few bucks, resulting in children’s one-day admissions hitting the $100 mark for the first time. Disney followed suit by increasing park prices a couple weeks later in February—one year after the previous previous price hike was added, like clockwork. Disney has beaten Universal Studios to the punch in 2017 by quietly increasing prices on Sunday. In most cases, one-day adult tickets are now $5 more expensive. Disney parks use a variable-pricing scheme, in which admissions to EPCOT,…

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Walt Disney World sets opening date for Pandora: The World of Avatar

Pandora - Animal Kingdom

Pandora: The World of Avatar LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World fans now know when they will be able to travel to the mysterious world of Pandora. The resort announced Tuesday that the new “Pandora: The World of Avatar” land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will open to the public on Saturday, May 27. The new land will be fully-immersive, placing visitors inside the world of the blockbuster movie, Avatar. While inside, guests will find two new rides to enjoy, including Avatar: Flight of Passage, where visitors will ride…

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New 4-Day Discounted “4 Park Magic Ticket” Introduced; Available For a Limited Time

Walt Disney World has announced a new type of “discount” ticket which will only be valid through May 26, 2017. The new 4 Park Magic Ticket is only $70 per day for a limited time and gives guests one admission to each of the four theme parks on four separate days starting today, Nov. 15, 2016-May 26, 2017. The 4 Park Magic Ticket is valid for a total of four admissions to the Walt Disney World Theme Parks and can be used to enter each Theme Park only once. Tickets…

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