Author Archives: Melissa Cannioto

Melissa is an author, adventurer, and chatterbox, who has worked at Walt Disney World, Disneyland Paris, and Adventures by Disney! A British native, she has traveled the world seeking new experiences, and now resides in Florida with her husband, an Air Force pilot. Find her children's book at

Bob Chapek Is Being Sued For Disney Fraud

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Just when we thought things couldn’t get messier for the Mouse, it seems another wild story hits the headlines. Disney has faced an animated movie flop, the ongoing battle between Disney and DeSantis in Florida, a writers’ strike, thousands of layoffs across the company – including at Walt Disney World and Disneyland – and a recent drop in Disney+ subscribers. ...

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Disney Dealt Another Massive Blow

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Disney isn’t having the most magical year so far. Its last animated movie, Strange World (2022), was a flop. There’s the ongoing battle between Disney and DeSantis in Florida. A writers’ strike is halting creative production. And let’s not forget the thousands of layoffs happening across the company, including at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. Now, to add another crisis ...

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Why Prague Should Be On Your Disney Bucket List

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You can travel the world Disney-style at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. The EPCOT theme park offers Disney Park Guests the chance to “visit” iconic countries like France, Italy, Mexico, and Canada. Encompassing the World Showcase Lagoon, EPCOT’s World Showcase boasts a kaleidoscope of 11 nations, all represented in the food, merchandise, architecture, and international Cast Members at ...

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The Big Space Mountain Headache At Disney


Space Mountain is a Disney staple, sending budding astronauts and galactic fans “to the moon and back.” With its galactic ambiance and iconic exterior design, the dark roller coaster is a must-ride for Guests at Disney Parks seeking a wild trip to space. But Space Mountain has a big “headache,” one that leaves many Disney Park Guests calling it anything ...

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Disney Completely Changes Dining Reservation System – Here Are the Details

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Disney has changed the rules again. Across Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, as well as Disney Springs and the Resort hotels, Disney offers an array of cuisines to try on your Disney vacation. Any sit-down dining location on Walt Disney World property, however, has an Advanced Dining Reservation option on the My Disney Experience app, and for ...

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Disney’s Big Ties to the King’s Coronation

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“It’s coronation day!” And no, we don’t mean for Elsa. Today, May 6, marks the coronation of King Charles III at Westminster Abbey, a huge day for the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth. Guests included the British royal family, foreign dignitaries, world powers, and Disney stars Dame Emma Thompson, Dame Joanna Lumley, and Dame Judi Dench, but those aren’t the ...

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Guests Can FINALLY Enter the World of ‘Encanto’ in Surprising Disney News


We don’t talk about…the fact that Encanto (2021) has no big Disney experience – yet! The popular animated Disney movie Encanto has made records since its release, with its big song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” hitting high notes, its merchandise selling out, and its characters celebrated on social media. We know a Disney Park attraction is coming but we’ve had no ...

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Rise of the Resistance is Disney’s Next “Yeti” Ride

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What do Star Wars and a Himalyan Yeti have in common? There are so many brilliant attractions at Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme parks. From the animals of Kilimanjaro Safari to the screams of Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster, there is something for everyone on a Disney vacation. Two of Walt Disney World’s most beloved rides, ...

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Did You Spot This MAJOR Disney Reference In the New ‘Wish’ Trailer?

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It seems there are more than “wishes” in Disney’s big upcoming animated movie. 2023 is a big year for Disney movie fans, with Guardians of the Galaxy 3 (2023), The Little Mermaid (2023), Pixar’s Elemental (2023), Haunted Mansion (2023), Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (2023), and The Marvels (2023), all coming to theaters very soon. And one Disney movie that’s really getting people excited ...

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You’re Going to Want to Try This “Never-Before-Seen” Fireworks Tip

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They’re the icing on the cake during a Disney theme park day. Walt Disney World’s fireworks are an eagerly-awaited part of Disney Guests’ vacations, with the Cinderella Castle show being one of the most photographed things at the Central Florida Resort. The beloved Happily Ever After has recently replaced Disney Enchantment at Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World’s 50th-anniversary show, while ...

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