We attended the D23 Expo this past weekend, and one of our favorite parts of the event was the Carousel of Projects (below, left). This area provided a look at different projects in many areas of the company, including Aulani at the Disney Vacation Club and Fantasyland at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. The Fantasyland expansion includes the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train (below, right), we have video that shares how it will work.
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Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room opened officially this morning, and we were there for the first show (and two subsequent shows)! We arrived at 9am, after being told it might open early. It didn’t. A line curved around Aladdin’s Magic Carpets (below, right) as guests waited for the 10am opening.
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We stopped by Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room to see if it was open today (below, left). It wasn’t, but it’s still set to open Monday morning (below, right) – and we were able to see the full pre-show and inside the exit doors!
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We went to Disney’s Pop Century Resort (below, left) to take photos and video of the continuing progress on the upcoming Disney’s Art of Animation Resort (below, right). The resort’s sections are themed after The Little Mermaid, The Lion King, Finding Nemo, and Cars. The Little Mermaid area is the only one that will have standard rooms as opposed to suites, utilizing the former buildings that were built originally for Pop Century’s never-built “The Legendary Years”.
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This week we chose a different location for most of our Magic Kingdom photos and video, Disney’s Contemporary Resort. We went to the roof to get a great view of the Magic Kingdom (below, left). Beast’s Castle looks much smaller from a distance (below, right).
Continue reading Fantasyland Construction from Contemporary Roof, Walt Disney World 40th Collection, Enchanted Tiki Room Pre-Opening, Epcot Japan Pavilion New Kabuki Cafe – Photos & Video
Agent P (Perry the Platypus) paid a one-day visit to Disney’s Hollywood Studios today to promote the new film, Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension. He actually only spent a total of an hour out with Phineas and Ferb (below, left and right), so not all guests were lucky enough to get a chance to meet him. We didn’t meet him either, but were able to enjoy watching him for his 20 minute stint.
Continue reading Agent P / Perry the Platypus Joins Phineas and Ferb at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Today only celebrating the release of “Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension” – Photos & Video