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Disney Parks & News: Disney Changes Admissions Policy; Universal Speeds Ahead on Construction

by Leap on March 22, 2013 · 57 Comments · in News & Refurbishments

Hi there! We do a roundup every Friday of the most interesting news surrounding Disney and the Orlando theme parks. If you’re thinking about a trip to Disney World, we post news, tips and information to this blog throughout the week. If you’re ready to plan your trip, we recommend you start with our planning [...]

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A Kid’s-Eye View of Epcot Flower & Garden Festival (Video + Tips)

Epcot®’s International Flower & Garden Festival is one of Mommy Frog’s very favorite events. She loves looking at the topiaries and all the pretty flowers. Plus, she gets more ideas for decorating our pond. So I knew it wouldn’t take that much convincing to get her to agree to “hop” over to Orlando for a [...]

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Disney Crowd Calendar Updated with Park Hours — October 2013

by Leap on March 20, 2013 · 3 Comments · in Crowd Calendar & When to Visit

Just a quick update to let you know we’ve posted Walt Disney World Resort park hours (and extra magic hours) for October on our crowd calendar for those of you planning trips! The crowd calendar is a great tool to help you decide when to visit the parks as well as which parks are recommended on [...]

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LEGOLAND Announces New World Based on Legends of Chima

Updated: May 16, 2013 Today, LEGOLAND Florida ended months of speculation with the announcement that it is creating a new world based on “Legends of Chima.” Construction has been steadily progressing on the area, which will include a new interactive water ride called “Quest for CHI.” In the world of Chima, LEGO’s newest series, animal [...]

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Epcot Flower & Garden Review: Both Kids and Adults Will Enjoy This Year’s Festival

by FrogBlog on March 19, 2013 · 0 Comments · in Disney Crafts & Fun Stuff

By Guest Blogger Liliane Opsomer, co-author of “The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids” At the entrance of Epcot®, a larger-than-life Fab Five Disney character topiary with floral versions of Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Pluto and Donald Duck greet visitors. Guests with or without a green thumb — as well as kids [...]

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