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News and Pesto Knots at Magic Kingdom’s Pinocchio Village Haus

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - When you’re up for Italian fare in a Bavarian setting, there really is only one place to go: the Pinocchio Village Haus in Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland. The main food news from Pinocchio’s as of late has mostly revolved around a rotation of slush beverages paying tribute to various characters from the Pinocchio film, such as the Jiminy Cricket Slush, and the current Lemonade and Blue Raspberry Slushes.

Tree of Life Refurbishment Continues Path Towards Quality at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - Disney's Animal Kingdom has been the runt of Walt Disney World theme parks since it first welcomed guests on Earth Day 1998. Instead of building theme parks that could stand in their own right as better than the parks that had come before, Animal Kingdom was built in an era when the Walt Disney Company launched parks lacking the variety of attractions, entertainment and dining options guests of Disney Parks had come to expect.  But what was there, the core of what was built, from Kilimanjaro Safaris and Countdown to Extinction to Festival of the Lion King were of supreme quality.

11/3/2014 WDW Photo Report: Walls Down at Disney Springs, New Concept Art, Christmas Merchendise

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited Disney Springs, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, and Epcot this week and he has a ton of newsworthy photos to share with us in this huge photo report, so let's get started.

The Top Reasons to Visit Tokyo Disney Resort

Posted By Charlie on Tokyo Disneyland - Millions of fans from around the world have fallen in love with theme parks thanks to visits to the Walt Disney World and Disneyland resorts. But especially well-traveled theme park fans know that there's an even better Disney theme park experience to be had — the Tokyo Disney Resort.Imagine a Magic Kingdom that combines the best of Disney World's and Disneyland's. Then partner it with the world's best theme park, a multi-billion dollar testament to what Disney's Imagineers can create when they are not limited by risk-averse corporate oversight that values synergy over creativity.

A Visit to the Main Street Market House

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - The Main Street Market House was an opening-day shop for the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. It was sponsored by Smucker’s until 1993. In 1997, the shop was re-designed completely. In 2007, the space was taken over by the Arribas Brothers for the Crystal Arts store. Originally, the Crystal Arts store was in the seating area of the Main Street Bakery.

Specialty Hot Dogs at Casey’s Corner in Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - Okay, we know... with the San Francisco Giants winning the World Series, baseball season is officially behind us for the year. But there’s one place where it’s always baseball season, and that’s Casey’s Corner in Magic Kingdom! And what’s a baseball game without a hot dog... or three? I know you agree. Let’s head in to the quintessential hot dog joint in Disney World for a bite.

Disneyland Paris: Rivers of the Far West on the Molly Brown

Posted By Charlie on Disneyland Paris - Today we’re going back to Frontierland to see the refurbished Molly Brown sailing again on the Rivers of the Far West. I asked Max to jump on the Molly Brown and to shoot a detailed trip down the river so that we can be eyewitnesses to the sad condition of the Rivers of the Far West. All aboard the Molly Brown which is now arriving at Thunder Mesa Riverboat Landing!