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[9 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Confirms Grand Floridian Construction is New Disney Vacation Club Destination

The Orlando Sentinel has confirmed that the construction taking place adjacent to Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is indeed a new Disney Vacation Club destination.
Rumors were rampant when the mysterious project first broke ground earlier this year.  At the time, Disney released information that the construction would result in the temporary closure of the Grand Floridian’s spa, but the company refused to confirm that the expansion was indeed DVC-related.
The new expansion will add around 147 additional rooms to the Grand Floridian property, but the units will be separate from …

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[1 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]
Progress Underway on Hyperion Wharf at Downtown Disney

As visitors to Walt Disney World walk through Downtown Disney’s Marketplace, through the area once known as Pleasure Island, and onto Westside, many have wondered if work on the former nightlife attraction, now shuttered, would ever begin.
The answer is yes!
While most of what is taking place at this point is the dismantling of the old clubs and nightlife hotspots, it is progress, and it signals the beginning of what will eventually become Hyperion Wharf.  The work, which is scheduled to be completed in phases, is currently underway on what will …