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Walt Disney World Resort – A Disney Field Trip

When the Magic Kingdom opened in 1971, Walt Disney World became the culmination of its namesake’s dream – a place where families could play together, learn together and embrace the future. Back then, the “World” was only a small fraction of what we enjoy today. Now, the Magic Kingdom Park, the Contemporary and Polynesian resort hotels have been joined by Epcot, Hollywood Studios, the Animal Kingdom park and enough resorts to suit every taste and budget. Walt Disney World Resort is a veritable World unto itself covering some 43-square miles. And, around every corner, there is a learning opportunity!

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Walt Disney World Resort – Where Happily Ever After Begins!

Walt Disney World Resort may be one of the world’s most popular family attractions but it’s also home to some very romantic spots that are ideal for a marriage proposal. If you are looking to sweep your sweetheart off their feet, you can do it in true Disney style with a wedding proposal that’s staged around Cinderella’s Castle or at one of the upscale restaurants on the property. But, the romantic locations don’t stop there! Walt Disney World is also home to many other locations that can serve as a picture perfect setting for that magical moment.

When you’re ready to pop the question to someone special or maybe drop some hints for someone to pop the question TO you, Disney’s got you covered. Here are 10 places in Walt Disney World Resort that I find to be romantic venues for a marriage proposal or even to simply capture a romantic moment in your busy life with your better half. Continue reading Walt Disney World Resort – Where Happily Ever After Begins!

Avengers Assemble on Walt Disney World Monorail

In 2009, the Walt Disney Company purchased Marvel Entertainment, thereby creating another whole level of entertainment possibilities for both Disney fans and comic book fans! Imagine, Disney Royalty meeting the Superhero Dream Team! Watch out villains and tough guys! The Walt Disney Empire is guarded by both Disney Magic and The Avengers!

We know all about Disney Magic…but, what do we know about the Avengers? Continue reading Avengers Assemble on Walt Disney World Monorail

Get Your Geek On at the Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

For those of us thinking “Spring” this time of year, we can thank the Walt Disney World resort for bringing it to us early in the form of the Epcot 19th International Flower & Garden Festival which opens tomorrow, March 7, 2012. The Festival will run through May 20th, the very peak of spring! You can read in detail all about the Flower and Garden Festival here. And, if that’s not enough to excite you, those clever folks at Disney have added yet another dimension of fun to this years’ festival.

Brand new for 2012, Disney has created an interactive element to help you get more out of this year’s Flower & Garden Festival. You will be able to use your smartphone to access QR (Quick Response) codes to get more information regarding displays and also access a mobile site which contains everything you need to know about the festival.

Now here is where I go geeky on you to tell you little about QR codes. Continue reading Get Your Geek On at the Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

Walt Disney World Resorts Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day

The “feast day of St. Patrick” has been observed in Ireland on March 17th for centuries. It really is a religious holiday to commemorate Saint Patrick. But, through the years it has become a secular celebration of Irish culture in general. And, on March 17th, it is said, “Everyone is Irish on Saint Patrick’s day!”

This year, Walt Disney World guests will be able to celebrate the luck o’ the Irish in a big festive way! Continue reading Walt Disney World Resorts Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day

Walt Disney World for Teens

Walt Disney World, Disney World, Disney World ResortsSo your teens thinks they have outgrown a Disney vacation? Well, tell them to think again! A family vacation to Walt Disney World offers so many unique opportunities for teens that your whole family will have the time of their lives!

Walt Disney World offers teens a safe environment to assert a bit of independence in a place they’ll never forget. The extensive transportation system within the Walt Disney World Resort allows teens to efficiently travel wherever they need to go to find the fun. Buses, monorails, boats, railroad and good old fashioned walking make getting around half the fun. Our Transportation Wizard will make getting around the resort a simple matter of plugging in your desired  location and destination  and following the directions.

Begin your vacation planning by choosing a resort with plenty to do right outside the doors. Continue reading Walt Disney World for Teens