Tips For Enjoying Taste of Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

Tips For Enjoying Taste of Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

A few new things to keep in mind while eating around the world.

Watch Disney Cruise Line’s 'Tangled: The Musical' Virtual Viewing

Watch Disney Cruise Line’s 'Tangled: The Musical' Virtual Viewing

Come along on a romantic tale of adventure.

Five Things I Love About The Disney Parks Right Now

Five Things I Love About The Disney Parks Right Now

Things to appreciate with the current Disney Parks experience.

Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend Goes Virtual

Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend Goes Virtual

Registered participants have two options in 2020.

Could Walt Disney World Resort Have To Close Again?

Could Walt Disney World Resort Have To Close Again?

Is the Vacation Kingdom headed for another shutdown?

About WDW For Grownups

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Disney Exec: Rising Gas Prices Won't Derail Economic Recovery

Filling up at the pumps certainly costs more these days and might even leave some consumers with a serious case of sticker shock. This past week, a top Disney executive said he doesn't expect the price of gas to adversely affect the number of theme park visitors.

A quote about rising gas prices from Chief Financial Officer for Disney, Joe Rasulo, from a conference earlier this week: "Historically, we have not seen that, in and of itself " separate from a downturn it might cause. In and of itself, oil prices have not dampened visitation or interest in visitation to our theme parks."

Disney Posts Update in Earthquake's Aftermath

As most are aware, an 8.9-magnitude earthquake occurred near Japan's coast on Friday. The Disney Parks Blog gave an update yesterday regarding Tokyo Disney Resort, the Disney Wonder and the under-construction Hawaiian resort of Aulani in the wake of the event.

New Annie Leibovitz Disney Dream Portraits

It's been nearly two years since there were fresh pictures for the Disney Dream Portraits series, but that wait is over as Disney Parks recently unveiled three new Annie Leibovitz portraits.
The nearly four-year-old series features well-known celebrities captured as well-loved Disney characters. This latest round of portraits includes some villains- a first for the series.

Animation Academy

Disney World's Animation Academy is a fun -- and free (with admission) -- activity that just about everyone will have fun with. Guests are treated to a hands-on character drawing lesson taught by a Disney animator, and because the character you learn to draw is different every time, you can keep going back several times over before it gets boring.

Real Life 'Up' House

Who hasn't watched the Disney Pixar movie "Up" and secretly fantasized about tying a million balloons to their house? The people over at the National Geographic Channel made that fantasy into a reality recently as they set out to create their very own version of the balloon-propelled house made famous by "Up."

How to Compromise with Your Partner

This idea actually came form Annie on the board. We all love our significant others, or we wouldn't be with them, but they aren't perfect. No Jason, I love
you, but you aren't perfect, and I'm not either!

We have to deal with our partner's annoying tendencies every day in life, but
when you are on vacation, they can seem to be a little more annoying because you are just trying to take a break from the every day. Here is how we deal with a couple of the small ones.

Caitie:

Jason and I have VERY different touring styles and it can get annoying when we

Disney Gift Card primer

Disney gift cards can be a great gift for the Disney fans in your life. They're fun, flexible and easy to use.

Disney Parent Pulse Looking for Moms and Dads

Are you a parent with opinions? Disney Parent Pulse is looking for you!

Right now, Disney is seeking both mothers and fathers to become part of an online parent panel. Those lucky parents chosen to become panelists will give opinions about Disney related websites and be able to test new products as well as receive coupons and other promotional info from Disney and its partners.

Looking Back: Disney World's Polynesian Village Resort Hotel

What we know as Disney World's Polynesian Resort has been at WDW since the beginning in 1971. But in the beginning, it was known as Disney World's Polynesian Village.

Orlando and Cincinnati Families Could Win Backyard Makeover

Attention all Disney lovers living in the Cincinnati, Ohio, and Orlando, Florida, areas: HGTV and JayTV want to give your backyard a magical makeover. JayTV has teamed up with HGTV to offer a chance for some lucky families to receive an overhaul of their backyards.