Menu

Tag Archives: epcot

Don’t Miss This at Walt Disney World’s EPCOT Resort Area

boat-epcot-resort-crescent-lake

When you’re choosing a Disney Resort Hotel for your Walt Disney World vacation, how much time do you spend thinking about the location of your Hotel?   With Disney’s complimentary transportation system, it’s easy to take a Monorail, gondola, boat, or bus wherever you need to go, and often factors like cost, availability, and amenities like feature pools take precedence over ...

Read More »

Splurge or Skip: Walt Disney World’s Space 220 Restaurant

Space-220

For Disney fans, there’s nothing quite as exciting as the opening of a new theme park land, attraction, Resort Hotel or restaurant in Walt Disney World.   Over the past several years, Guests have enjoyed myriad new offerings from Disney. Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios Park, Frozen Ever After and Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure at ...

Read More »

Then & Now: Walt Disney World’s Maelstrom and Frozen Ever After

Maelstrom to Frozen Ever After

Every Guest at Walt Disney World knows that Disney constantly strives to improve and reinvent attractions so that they remain relevant and reflect up-to-date technology. While there are classic attractions that have been in Disney’s Magic Kingdom since opening day, even those have typically been updated over the years. And many original or subsequent rides have been removed completely to make way ...

Read More »

Do You Know These Hidden Mickeys in Walt Disney World’s EPCOT?

epcot-disney-world

Guests can sometimes find Hidden Mickeys lurking in plain sight, but often they’re elusive, requiring a bit of a search.   These images of Mickey – or, sometimes, other Disney characters – were intentionally placed throughout Disney attractions, queues, theme parks, Resort Hotels, shops and restaurants, and hunting for them can be quite addictive! While it’s not an exhaustive list, here ...

Read More »

Don’t Miss This at EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival

topiary

There’s no bad time to visit Disney’s EPCOT theme park. In fact, EPCOT is our very favorite Park to visit whenever we’re in Walt Disney World.   Guests can explore nature, the future, and everything in between at EPCOT’s World Discovery, World Nature, and World Celebration. You can travel around the globe without ever leaving Orlando at EPCOT’s World Showcase.  And of course, ...

Read More »

Do You Know These Facts About Walt Disney World’s EPCOT Theme Park?

epcot-disney-world

Where in Walt Disney World can you travel the globe, visit the future, and learn about nature?   Disney’s EPCOT theme park, of course! EPCOT comprises a whopping 300 acres, making it fully twice the size of Disney’s Magic Kingdom theme park (although only about half as big as Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park). While the concept for this eclectic theme park ...

Read More »

What to Do With Only One Day in Walt Disney World’s EPCOT

epcot-disney-world

One day may not seem like a lot to spend in Walt Disney World’s EPCOT.  And true, you won’t be able to see and do everything at the Park in that time.  But that doesn’t mean you can’t get an excellent taste of what EPCOT has to offer in just a day.   Here are a few things you won’t want to miss ...

Read More »

How and Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year, Disney Style

Many of us recently finished celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa. But the most important holiday of the year for Chinese communities not only in China but around the world is right around the corner: Chinese New Year.   About 20% of the world’s population celebrates Chinese New Year (also called Lunar New Year or Spring Festival), including Chinese communities in the ...

Read More »

Favorite Places to Shop in EPCOT’s World Showcase at Walt Disney World

china

Guests visit EPCOT’s World Showcase in Walt Disney World to travel the world without ever leaving Orlando. Whether it’s food, culture, architecture, or merchandise you’re after, you’ll find country-specific elements in each World Pavilion.   We love that Cast Members throughout the World Showcase actually hail from the countries they represent, so you can even strike up a conversation with them to ...

Read More »