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  • Epcot’s Margarita Stand closes, but may not be permanent

    The Margarita Stand in Epcot’s Mexico Pavilion closed earlier this week with no advance notice to guests, much to the chagrin of its many fans. The closure was first mentioned on La Cava del Tequila’s Twitter feed. The stand has been in place for many years, serving lime, strawberry, and mango frozen margaritas. A popular […]

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    Disney asks Sprinkles bakery to remove Mickey head logo?

    According to the website Chip & Company, the new Sprinkles bakery at Disney Springs has been asked to remove a Mickey head decoration that was featured prominently on the shop’s wall. When the shop first opened, the red and black Mickey design seen in the photo above was on the wall behind the cupcake designers. […]

  • Preferred parking area coming to Disney water parks

    Walt Disney World has been in the process of adding a preferred parking section at each of their theme parks. Now that these additions are completed, preferred parking will be opened at the two water parks. Blizzard Beach’s preferred parking will begin June 5 and Typhoon Lagoon will open theirs on June 19. Pricing will […]

  • New bus loop now in operation at Disney Springs

    Disney Springs has opened its new bus loop for the Disney transport buses. It is located right near the Town Center area and includes 18 load zones. Unlike the bus loops at the theme parks, this one has a central drop off location, so all guests will be dropped off in one spot, but will […]

  • New stamps released in China to celebrate opening of Shanghai Disney

    The China Stamp Group is celebrating the upcoming grand opening of the Shanghai Disney Resort by releasing two new official stamps. The stamps will be released to the public on June 16, the opening day for the Resort. There are two stamps: one featuring Mickey and Minnie in their new Shanghai Disney costumes, and the […]

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    Does Buying Disney Vacation Club Directly Make Sense?

    If you’re in the market to purchase Disney Vacation Club, you might have heard about a new restriction that recently took effect. Going forward, Members who do not purchase their ownership interest directly from Disney will not have access to “Membership Extras,” such as exclusive Member experiences and discounts. Disney’s explanation for the change? A “very positive […]

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    Adventures in Solitude: A Solo Face in the ABD Crowd

    After hearing on the podcasts about how fun the Adventures By Disney trips are, I finally decided to join the 2013 Backstage Magic tour. Although I’m accustomed to traveling on my own, especially to Disney parks, I’d been somewhat unsure about an ABD adventure. However, the promise of making like-minded lifetime friends, as I’d heard […]

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    1-Day Epcot Ideal Day Plan

    Our Epcot touring plan details our itinerary for a perfect day in the park, with strategy to minimize time waiting in lines as well as enjoying the ambiance–the whole shebang. Avoiding crowds at Walt Disney World is important, but so is soaking up the atmosphere, so we focus on both. Anyway–this 1-day Epcot itinerary covers […]

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    2018 Tokyo Disneyland Trip Planning Guide

    Our 2018 Tokyo Disney Resort vacation planning guide covers all aspects of visiting Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea, including Japan information and Disney specifics like where to stay, how long to visit, where to eat, which attractions to do. (La…

  • Chinese government releases etiquette guide in an effort to keep Shanghai Disneyland clean

    After the mess tourists have made of the yet-unopened Shanghai Disneyland, the Chinese government has stepped in with an etiquette guide for the park’s visitors. The park officially opens later this month and over a million visitors have already stopped by to see the park entrance, leaving behind graffiti, trash, ruined flower gardens, and even […]