Starbucks at Disney: The Siren Call for Balance

Let me say at the outset of this article that I don’t drink coffee. Or tea. Never have, never been interested. I have visited Starbucks locations on many an occasion–usually going through airports, where I purchased a non-caffeinated beverage or some sandwich or pastry. I have no problem with Starbucks. Neither do I have an … Read moreStarbucks at Disney: The Siren Call for Balance

Virtually, What’s Next?

With so much going on at in Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom, it’s hard to realize that other major projects are underway. Here are some things that I’ve come to find out regarding Next Gen-style activities underway. Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Wilderness Explorers. Testing has been ongoing on this for some time–even more than a year … Read moreVirtually, What’s Next?

The New Fantasyland: A Review

The New Fantasyland is in dress rehearsals. Most theater critics don’t review a show while it is in previews. They wait until it’s premiered. But truth be told, this new Fantasyland won’t really be done for another year plus. While the bulk of the experience has been unveiled–those acts dealing with Beauty and the Beast, The Little … Read moreThe New Fantasyland: A Review

Early Review: Enchanted Tales with Belle

  Sorry for not being online much lately. I’ve been busy on a new project that we’ll be announcing in a couple of weeks. It’s very exciting–especially if you have an iPad. Meanwhile a huge review on the new Enchanted Tales with Belle. Take a look. It will get you very excited about the upcoming … Read moreEarly Review: Enchanted Tales with Belle

Will xPass or FASTPASS+ Be Worth It?

This week, the Next Gen FASTPASS system or xPass or FASTPASS+ is being tested at The Magic Kingdom. As I understand this system, this will grant users the privilege of being able to create their itinerary far in advance of their arrival to the parks. Imagine being able to make arrangements to go on all … Read moreWill xPass or FASTPASS+ Be Worth It?

Sorcerers of Tomorrowland? Of Fantasyland Forest?

There has been lots of conjecture as to why there is no Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom in Tomorrowland. Some have thought that perhaps the reason there was no Sorcerers in Tomorrowland was that perhaps Tomorrowland was going to be going through some major renovation. My sources say that simply isn’t so. Truth is, they … Read moreSorcerers of Tomorrowland? Of Fantasyland Forest?