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One man’s mission to travel around the world (to every Disney Park) in 80 hours.

One man’s mission to travel around the world (to every Disney Park) in 80 hours.

Christopher Wing, Seattle “Risk Architect” at Expedia, has spent most of his career sifting through data to prevent online fraud. Inspired by the Jules Verne’s classic tale Around the World in 80 Days, Wing decided to take some time off from catching online thieves to embark on his greatest […]

Research says that vacationing to WDW is cheaper than going to Disneyland.

Research says that vacationing to WDW is cheaper than going to Disneyland.

Vacationing is still an important part of living and vacationing to places like Disneyland and Walt Disney World still tops the list of go-to places for those around the globe. Still, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts are also notoriously known for their premium prices just as […]

Behind some of the dazzling diamond Christmas decor at Disneyland

Behind some of the dazzling diamond Christmas decor at Disneyland

Today is the official start of Holidays at the Disneyland Resort and that means every hall has been decked and every tree has been trimmed at the Happiest Place on Earth. ‘it’s a small world’ is shinning brightly and the merchandise shelves are stocked with […]

Introducing shopDisney: the physical and online retail stores for the modern Disney consumer

Introducing shopDisney: the physical and online retail stores for the modern Disney consumer

Yesterday at Westfield Mall in Century City, California, we got invited to an early preview of the new Disney Store. It’s a a major overhaul of both the physical stores and their online retail operations that was made in response to what today’s Disney consumer […]

What Pandora at Walt Disney World means to those who don’t care for Avatar

What Pandora at Walt Disney World means to those who don’t care for Avatar

“I genuinely have no idea what to expect,” I said to a few friends of mine as we stood in line to enter the Valley of Mo’ara. The name was as foreign to me as my thoughts about what I was about to see. Walt […]

The MagicBand is seriously the best thing to come to Walt Disney World since churros

The MagicBand is seriously the best thing to come to Walt Disney World since churros

It had been over 10 years since I jumped on a plane to the theme park capital of the world. But my recent trip to Walt Disney World for the grand opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar prompted me to go. I arrived […]

Pixar has a Theme Parks team. Here’s what they do, according to one of the team members [EXCLUSIVE]

Pixar has a Theme Parks team. Here’s what they do, according to one of the team members [EXCLUSIVE]

It has been a busy season for Walt Disney Imagineering. The team that is responsible for turning Disney’s movies into real-life experiences had debuted new projects at the major U.S. Disney resorts that had one thing in common – they had Pixar all over it. […]