epcot Archive

L’Artisan des Glaces Review

L’Artisan des Glaces is an ice cream & sorbet shop in Epcot at Walt Disney World, with hand-crafted desserts. This review features photos and tips for your visit, including our take on some of the specialty treats. Certain items qualify as snack credits on the Disney Dining Plan, but not everything. (Basically, the items on the menu that

An Open Letter to Disney Vacation Club

Congratulations on 25 years, Disney Vacation Club! You have grown significantly since first opening the single “Disney Vacation Club Resort” at Walt Disney World, adding numerous other resorts in Florida and other locations in the United States, and seeing an explosion in membership along the way. In so doing, DVC has undoubtedly become one of the

Rose & Crown Pub & Dining Room Review

Rose & Crown Pub & Dining Room is a table service restaurant and bar (hence the name) in Epcot’s World Showcase at Walt Disney World with a menu consisting of British pub grub and comfort foods. This review features food photos, and our analysis of the value & quality of this popular restaurant, which accepts the Disney Dining Plan, and

The History of EPCOT Center

Walt Disney World’s EPCOT Center opened on October 1, 1982. This page takes a look at the history of EPCOT Center, featuring photos of many extinct attractions, and more. While EPCOT Center opened in 1982, its history goes back much further. EPCOT (which stands for Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow) was a personal vision of Walt

Electric Umbrella Review

Electric Umbrella is a counter service restaurant in Epcot at Walt Disney World. This review features food photos, and our analysis of the value & quality of this Future World hot-spot. Like most in-park quick service restaurants at Walt Disney World, it participates in the Disney Dining Plan, but it does not accept the Tables in Wonderland card for a

EPICOT VI!

For the Walt Disney World photo I’m sharing today at the bottom of this post, titled EPICOT VI, a little history is in order. This is my sixth version of the same shot concept, which is a follow-up to one of my favorite photos ever. If Jaws 6: Jaws in Japan and Rocky V taught us anything, it’s that

An Afternoon at Epcot – Oct 2015

We’re currently at Walt Disney World, and I thought it might be fun to share some live updates from the trip via the blog with the nifty WiFi on my Nikon D750. Unfortunately, I’ve had some “issues” with my fancy iPhone 4 that have prevented me from doing that. I didn’t want to bail on