It’s Everything Speaks Saturday. When Walt Disney World opened in 1971, my father brought home from his office a copy of the Time Magazine article that chronicled the opening of the park. One of the great photos was of Disney Cast Members in various costumes aboard the horse-drawn trolley. Of those costumes you can see, … Read more
When you visit Aulani, you enter through an open lobby. Stepping inside, there are two forces vying for your attention. The first is the view of beautifully landscaped grounds with its volcano and the ocean beyond the lobby porch. Restraining you from moving toward this point is a striking 360 degree mural done by Martin … Read more
I just came back from a wonderful week of being in Hawaii for my son’s graduation. This was my first trip to Hawaii and it was wonderful in every way. While there, I took some time to stay at Disney’s newest resort, Aulani. “Spectacular” is a word I use only sparingly, and it belongs fittingly … Read more
The circus has come to town! Actually, much of the circus has yet to arrive, and even then it’s really heading to the Magic Kingdom, not your hometown. But the sneak peek of what is yet to come has created huge positive press, and now families are beginning to plan their upcoming vacation around … Read more
My children make fun of how many Sherman brothers songs I own. They do not understand that I really was raised on their music. I was young as a four year old when we first set sail on it’s a small world at Disneyland, which had just opened that year. I remember being about the … Read more
Where else would you expect a true Hollywood-Style flash mob but on Hollywood Boulevard? That’s what these guests were a part of prior to today’s Pixar Countdown to Fun Parade. Here’s what it looks like: Flash Mob at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Missed the fun today? No problem, because it will happen tomorrow and the next … Read more
Do you love the muppets? Have you been to Studio 1 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios? It’s themed as a run-down hotel, and it reminds me of a previous hotel stay on one of my business trips. Read more here.