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March 22, 2021
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8 Facts You Didn’t Know About Expedition Everest

Since Expedition Everest opened in 2006, it has been one of the most popular attractions at Walt Disney World. At this point, you probably know that the giant Yeti animatronic is broken and stuck on “B” mode, or that the coaster travels up to 50 miles per hour. So, let’s discuss some more unique facts about this ride!
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October 1, 2020
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8 Facts about IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

IllumiNations first premiered in 1999, and had its final show on September 30, 2019. Today we’re sharing 8 final facts about this nighttime spectacular.
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June 1, 2020
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My Visit to River Country, Disney’s Abandoned Water Park

River Country opened in 1976 as Walt Disney World’s first water park, but closed permanently in 2001 and was left abandoned. We were able to capture some pictures of this park from a visit to Mickey’s Backyard BBQ at Fort Wilderness Campground.
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April 4, 2020
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Hidden Details of Hollywood Studios Part 1

Disney parks stand out around the world for a variety of reasons, but one of the biggest has to be Disney’s attention to detail! There are hidden details all over the parks – from the windows, to the attractions, to even the bathrooms! Here are a few of our favorite hidden details of Hollywood Studios.
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March 18, 2020
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Liberty Square Fun Facts: Disney’s Homage To History

Disney’s eye for detail never fails! These Liberty Square fun facts detail the incredible historical accuracy of Magic Kingdom’s smallest land.
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November 19, 2019
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Never-Built Countries in Epcot’s World Showcase

When Epcot opened, the World Showcase included 9 countries. A “Phase II” plan would add an additional five countries to the World Showcase, however none of these pavilions were ever built.
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September 21, 2019
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The Nanny Chair Scavenger Hunt at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn

Have you ever noticed the creepy chairs in the corner of Disney’s Boardwalk Inn lobby? They’re called Nanny Chairs, and today we’re sharing their story!
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September 13, 2019
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Top 10 Tomorrowland Secrets at Walt Disney World

Today we’re sharing our top ten favorite secrets about Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom.
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August 11, 2019
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5 Fast Facts about Disney Nighttime Spectaculars

There’s a reason that Disney’s nighttime shows are called “spectaculars”, and it’s because they truly are spectacular! But, do you know how much work, time, and money goes into these shows? In this article we share five facts about nighttime entertainment at Walt Disney World!
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August 2, 2019
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10 Real-Life Places that Inspired Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Many of the buildings in Disney’s Hollywood Studios were inspired by real-life places in Los Angeles, Hollywood, and other famous spots!