News & Rumors Archive

#DisneyTravel Weekly Twitter Chat

Have you ever had a burning question about vacationing at Walt Disney World or Disneyland, but couldn’t find a satisfactory or current answer? If so, then we think we have something that will be right up your alley: a Disney travel Twitter chat launching today! This Twitter chat focused on Disney travel allows participants to

Starbucks Opening in Disney World and Disneyland

In June 2012, the first of six Starbucks locations in Disneyland Walt Disney World will open in Disney California Adventure in Fidler, Fifer & Practical Cafe. Other locations are subsequently planned to open in each theme park, including Disneyland and Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Only the

Disney Tourist Blog News — Vol. 1, No. 8

TOP STORIES We finally completed our comprehensive Disney theme parks books reviews. Photos and reviews of over 40 titles. WALLETS BEWARE! We debuted a new community driven Twitter chat called #DisneyTravel this week. The first one was pretty successful and we’re excited for the next one. Click for details. We posted several awesome photos this

Orange Bird Returns to Walt Disney World!

The Florida Orange Bird was created specifically for the Walt Disney World where he was the representative of the Sunshine Pavilion, which included the Tropical Serenade (known today as Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room) and the Sunshine Tree Terrace, from the opening of Walt Disney World until the mid-1980s. This all was sponsored by the

Disney Tourist Blog News — Vol. 1, No. 7

TOP STORIES We’ve revised our popular Photography Reviews page. Check it out for our recommendations of the best photography gear for Disneyland and Walt Disney World. SpectroMagic! is our all-time favorite Disney parade. We really miss it, so we posted a gallery of SpectroMagic! photos. In March, we visited The Walt Disney Studios in Burbank.

Art of Animation Resort Opening Dates

The Disney Parks Blog announced that Walt Disney World’s Art of Animation Resort is on track to open early with the entire resort opening by September 15, 2012! The 1,120 guest rooms in the Lion King, Cars and Finding Nemo buildings at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort will be family suites, with another 864 regular