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    2018 Disney Dining Plan Includes Alcohol

    With 2018 Walt Disney World vacation packages being released today, we now know what changes the 2018 Disney Dining Plan has in store. The one everyone is sure to be talking about is the addition of alcohol, but there are other changes as well. And, of course, price increases! In this post, we’ll take a […]

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    Norwegian Fjords Disney Cruise Line Report – Day 4

    Day 4 of our Disney Cruise Line voyage through the Norwegian fjords had us stopping in Ålesund. We’ll do this the same way as our Day 3 report about Stavanger, with generalized Norway cruise planning info for Ålesund first, followed by anecdotes about our Port Adventure and experience. Prior to the trip, Ålesund was the […]

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  • Comic-Con Will Have Exclusive ‘Cars 3’ Die-Cast from Mattel

    Mattel has something special for Cars fans when it travels to the San Diego Comic-Con in July: an exclusive Cars 3 die-cast car that shows the production stages of Mattel’s creations. The set comes with three versions of the Lightning McQueen die-cast. The first is the raw metal Zamak Body. The Second has two coats […]

  • Jack Kirby to Be Honored as ‘Disney Legend’ at This Year’s D23 Expo

    Jack Kirby, creator and co-creator of some of the most iconic comic book characters of all time, will receive posthumous honors as a Disney Legend at this year’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, California. Kirby will be acknowledged along with celebrities such as Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Oprah Winfrey, and most appropriately, his occasional co-creator Stan […]

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    Disney Family Home in Palm Springs sells for $865,000

    Last year, we told you about the listing of Walt Disney’s beautiful, mid-century home located in Palm Springs, CA. That house, known as “Walt’s Technicolor Dream House,” has been sold for $865,000. Walt had the house built with small touches of Disney as a retirement home for him and Lillian to enjoy in their later years. […]

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    How to Save Money on a Disney Cruise

    I’ve offered tips for saving money on Disney Cruise Line bookings (most notably in our recent 101 DCL Tips post), but in this I wanted to share some of the ‘tricks’ for getting cheaper fares, realistic analysis as to their likelihood of success, and some easier ways of getting a discount on Disney cruises. I […]

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    Beauty and the Beast (2017) Review

    I was probably one of the last 7 Disney fans on earth to see the new live-action Beauty and the Beast film, and now that it’s out of theaters and the Beauty and the Beast Blu-ray has been out for a few weeks, it seems the “perfect” time to review it. Hey, better late than never, right? No? Well…whatever. […]

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    Shanghai Disneyland Serves Pepsi.

    Today is Shanghai Disneyland’s 1st Anniversary, and in honor of the occasion, I figured I’d write about the one topic that interests you all when it comes to the newest Disney park in mainland China. No, not Pirates of the Caribbean: Battle for the Sunken Treasure, which is the most revolutionary attraction in decades–better than […]

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  • Bob Iger Says Shanghai Disney Resort’s First Year Exceeded Expectations

    Shanghai Disney Resort just had its first birthday, and Bob Iger was on site in China to celebrate with some positive news about the park’s performance. Exactly how well Shanghai Disney would perform was a matter of much speculation; now, it appears the venture has had an extremely successful start. Speaking in front of the […]

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    Disney and Sphero’s New Spider-Man Toy Will Bring Some Friendliness to Your Neighborhood

    Disney’s partnership with Sphero has already brought us versions Lightning McQueen and BB-8; now, they are taking on the world’s most famous wall-crawler. A brand new talking Spider-Man toy has just been released, and it promises a full array of interactive enjoyment. As any Spider-Fan knows, Peter Parker’s greatest power doesn’t come from a radioactive […]