Author Archives: Melissa Cannioto

How Does Disney’s Ride Compare to a REAL Kilimanjaro Safari?

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Jambo from Africa! It’s one of the most unique attractions in theme parks across the world. There’s nothing that comes close to the wild Walt Disney World ride at Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, or Disney’s Hollywood Studios – in fact, the entire Magic Kingdom Park could fit inside Kilimanjaro Safaris! Home to a vast array of wildlife, a huge savannah, and ...

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The Disney World Ride Ready for A Powerline Makeover

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If we listen to each other’s heart (or if Disney listens to our hearts) we could have a Powerline ride soon. Walt Disney World has seen some exciting new attractions recently, including EPCOT’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind and Magic Kingdom’s TRON Lightcycle / Run.  But a Disney ride we’d love to see is one centered on Powerline from A ...

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Here’s How to Get FREE Theme Park Tickets

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It seems like every day we’re talking about price increases at some of our favorite theme park destinations. Ticket costs are continually on the rise – particularly at the Walt Disney World Resort – with day tickets and Annual Passes increasing in price alongside extras like Lightning Lane, Disney Genie+, dining, and merchandise. An Orlando vacation can be very pricey ...

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Julie Andrews Makes Debut In Hit Show ‘Ted Lasso’

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“Shut up!” (As Princess Mia would say). It seems the whole world is waiting for Disney, Anne Hathaway, and Dame Julie Andrews to confirm The Princess Diaries 3.  And while we speculate about what comes next for Princess Mia, Queen Clarisse, and Genovia, it seems Julie Andrews is making an impact on the hit Apple TV comedy show Ted Lasso.  It ...

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Closing Splash Mountain Leaves Disney Facing A Major Problem

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It’s been the theme park controversy that has divided Disney Parks fans. Disney’s iconic attraction, Splash Mountain, has recently closed at the Walt Disney World Resort (and soon to be at the Disneyland Resort), and Disney fans are torn over the iconic water ride being transformed into a new attraction. With Disney’s push to be more “inclusive,” the Disney water ...

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How to Get The BEST Disney World Ticket Discount


Walt Disney World is full of world-famous magic, thrilling attractions, and amazing shows – but this all comes at a price. The Walt Disney World Resort in Central Florida is huge. The Orlando vacation spot is made up of four theme parks (Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom), two food and entertainment areas (Disney Springs and ...

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The Big Parade Tip That Disney Doesn’t Share

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Parades and Disney go together like Chip and Dale or Ariel and Eric. Disney Parks are renowned for their magical entertainment offerings, with popular shows Fantasmic!, Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage, the beloved Happily Ever After fireworks, and more all bringing smiles to Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, EPCOT, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme parks. Walt Disney World ...

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EPCOT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ Ride Finally Revealed – And It’s Disappointing Fans

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“Oh, it’s a jolly holiday with Mary!” One of the most eagerly-awaited rides at the Walt Disney World Resort has been one based on the Julie Andrews classic movie Mary Poppins (1964), announced at the 2019 D23 Expo in California. The attraction would be located in the United Kingdom Pavilion of the EPCOT theme park and add an entirely new neighborhood to the ...

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Hakuna Matata! The Swahili Mistakes Disney Has Taught You

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Jambo! It’s one of the most unique – and wild – attractions in theme parks across the world. There’s nothing that matches Kilimanjaro Safaris at Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, or Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Home to incredible wildlife, a massive savanna, and a bumpy ride in one of the iconic Harambe Wildlife Reserve vehicles, the ride is renowned for being different every time Guests venture ...

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