Top 10 Archive

Tom’s Top 7: EPCOT GOATs

The EPCOT Center of the mid-1980s through mid-1990s is my favorite theme park of all-time. As much as I praise Tokyo DisneySea (and consider it the modern analogue), I would take the EPCOT of my youth any day if I could choose. Part of that is the prospect of revisiting childhood nostalgia. Another part is

Tom’s Top 7: Background Music at Disney World

Background music is one of the things that gives atmosphere to each land at Walt Disney World, yet is often overlooked. Disney’s best background music does a great job of setting the mood, and most guests would notice if it was not there, but it’s not something ordinary guests actively give much attention. For better or worse,

Top 10 Queues at Disney World

Ah, the best queues of Walt Disney World. For those of unfamiliar with the parlance, “queue” is fancy Frenchspeak for “line.” For whatever reason, that’s how Walt Disney World refers to its line (maybe to make them seem more pleasant?) But we digress. If you’ve ever been to Walt Disney World, you’ve waited in queues. Probably

Updated Disney Parks Power Rankings

Now that Shanghai Disneyland is open, Disney has 12 worldwide theme parks: Walt Disney World, Disneyland Resort, Disneyland Paris, Tokyo Disney Resort, Hong Kong Disneyland, and the aforementioned Shanghai park. This list takes a look at the strength of each park as of early 2018, which should be a helpful resource for those of you preparing

Top 10 Restaurants for Free Dining

The Free Disney Dining Plan at Walt Disney World is the most popular promotion of the year, and its popularity is based upon the tremendous value that it offers to guests, particularly those who plan well. While Free Dining has not yet been released for 2018, we anticipate Free Dining at Walt Disney World being offered