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[29 Jan 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Skyliner Testing Underway at the Walt Disney World Resort

Disney has begun initial testing on the gondolas for the Disney Skyliner transportation system.
The Disney Skyliner is slated to open this fall and will connect Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Pop Century, Art of Animation, Disney Riviera Resort, and Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.
The gondolas will feature characters from several popular Disney films including: Beauty & the Beast, Frozen, Lilo & Stitch, Moana, Peter Pan, The Princess and the Frog, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and Zootopia.
Other themed gondolas include: Coco, Finding Dory, Monsters, Inc., Pirates of …

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[22 Jan 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Food Blog Launches the ‘DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2019’ E-book

If you’re making plans to visit Disney World this year you’ll need a good travel guide. And, the Disney Food Blog has just launched the fully updated DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2019 e-book.
The e-book feature more than 750 pages of planning tips, restaurant reviews, full color food photos, and so much more.
The DFB Guide includes:

A 5-Step Strategy for Disney Dining Planning, covering everything you need to know from budgeting and booking to kids’ meals, dining discounts, and fireworks.
An in-depth analysis of the Disney Dining Plan and whether …

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[3 Jan 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces ‘Sun & Fun Room Offer’ For Summer 2019

We told you yesterday about the (surprise) announcement of the 2019 Free Dining offer for this summer at Disney World. Today we’ve got details on the room discount also being offered for the summer.
The Sun & Fun room offer features savings of up to 30% off rooms for most nights April 28-Sept. 30, 2019, when you book through March 24, 2019.
You can check out the exact savings for the type of resort hotel – Deluxe Villas, Deluxe, Moderate, and Value – at the Disney World website.
This offer cannot be booked …

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[2 Jan 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces 2019 Free Dining Dates

In what can be described as a surprise New Year’s move, Disney has announced Free Dining for 2019 – with dates from July 5 through September 30.
Not only is the announcement earlier than normal, but the dates stop before the fall opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – and the crowds expected for the new land.
The minimum stay for this year’s Free Dining is four nights, and the package must include the Park Hopper or Park Hopper Plus tickets.
Guests staying at a participating Value or Moderate Resort, you’ll receive the Quick …

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[19 Dec 2018 | No Comment | ]
Storybook Dining at Artist Point with Snow White Now Open

The newest character meal at Walt Disney World – Storybook Dining at Artist Point with Snow White – is now open at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge.
The new character dinner includes a meet-and-greet with the Evil Queen and table-side visits from Snow White, Grumpy, and Dopey.
The menu includes dishes such as Hunter’s Pie, Winter Squash Bisque, Royal Prime Rib, Seafood Stew, Fairy Tale Gooseberry Pie, and more!
Storybook Dining at Artist Point with Snow White is available for dinner from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. each evening. The out-of-pocket cost for adults (ages 10 …

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[17 Dec 2018 | No Comment | ]
‘American Idol’ is Headed to Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa

For the first time in the show’s history, ABC’s American Idol is headed to Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa in Ko Olina!
Host Ryan Seacrest announced the news on his radio show last week, letting fans know that the show will be traveling to Hawaii to film its showcase rounds.
When the announcement was made, American Idol winner, Maddie Poppe, and runner up Caleb Lee Hutchinson, were enjoying their award trip at Aulani Resort – and they had a chance to celebrate the news with Mickey and friends.
The second season of ABC’s …

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[5 Dec 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases Artist Rendering for Storybook Dining with Snow White at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Storybook Dining in Artist Point with Snow White opens December 16 at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge and we’re getting a sneak peek look at what the inside of the restaurant is going to look like!
Guests will enter the Enchanted Forest – complete with tree and lanterns – to meet the Evil Queen herself (and get a photo taken).
The meal includes shared appetizers, individual entrees, and shared desserts. You can check out the full menu here.
And, guests will have a chance to meet Snow White, Dopey, and Grumpy as the trio visits …

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[28 Nov 2018 | No Comment | ]
Toy Story Hotel Announced for Tokyo Disney Resort

A new Toy Story-themed hotel has been announced for the Tokyo Disney Resort.
The hotel was announced by the Oriental Land Co. Ltd., and will open to guests in the fiscal year 2021 (which runs from April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022).
The Toy Story hotel will feature 600 rooms and “everything will look like it is made of toys.” And, guests rooms will look like Andy’s bedroom from the films.
In addition to the as-yet-unnamed hotel, Oriental Land is also building a Fantasyland expansion at Tokyo Disneyland (expected in 2020), and …

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[27 Nov 2018 | No Comment | ]
Reservations Are Open for Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

Reservations are now available for stays beginning July 9, 2019 at the Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort.
The new tower is the biggest part of the transformation of the moderate resort, which was inspired by “by the adventurous spirit of great Spanish explorers and historic innovative Spanish artists, writers and architects,” according to Disney.
Other new experiences at the hotel include the Three Bridges Bar & Grill will be located on an island in the middle of Lago Dorado and Toledo – Tapas, Steak & Seafood, the new rooftop …

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[27 Nov 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Details Announced for the Gran Destino Tower at Coronado Springs

The new, 15-story Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort is set to open in July 2019, and Disney recently released more details about the tower.
The tower will serve as the new main entrance for Coronado Springs, and will be home to more than 500 new rooms.
A themed table service restaurant will be located at the top of the tower, giving guests a rooftop view of Disney World.
Guests can start making reservations for the Gran Destino Tower beginning November 27. The tower is slated to open in July 2019.
All …