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EPCOT AT SUNSET

I love Epcot any time of day – but at sunset the park begins to take on a whole new quality.  This is when the lights begin to sparkle all around the World Showcase and everything looks so magical.…

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SUNKEN GARDENS OF THE CANADA PAVILION

If you’ve read the many posts I’ve written on Epcot – its clear how much I adore this park. Although legendary attractions have been lost over the years one glorious element has remained constant – the World Showcase.  During…

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THE RED TELEPHONE BOXES, EPCOT

Hello!  From a shiny red telephone box in the United Kingdom Pavilion at Epcot. The United Kingdom is one of my favourite pavilions to visit at Epcot.  I love browsing the cozy shops and while I don’t actually stop…

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THE MOROCCO PAVILION AT EPCOT

The Koutoubia Minaret. This prayer tower is a replica of the twelfth century original which still stands in Marrakesh. The Morocco Pavilion is one of the most beautiful at Epcot. The colours, patterns and carvings are tremendous. Traditional artisans…

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SPACESHIP EARTH AT EPCOT

The very first thing you’ll see at Epcot is the incredible Spaceship Earth.  Completed for the opening of the park – then EPCOT Center – in 1982, it was the world’s first geodesic sphere and remains a most amazing…

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THE NORWAY PAVILION AT EPCOT

The Norway Pavilion is one of my top favourites to visit at Epcot. After a ride on the Maelstrom my husband and I will greet each other with “The spirit of Norway!” for an entire week. The pavilion’s impressive…

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THE JAPAN PAVILION AT EPCOT

I’m always drawn to the tranquil beauty of the Japan Pavilion at Epcot. The warm tones and flowing architectural lines are so welcoming. Although the greenery of the garden is not indigenous to Japan – plants and trees from…

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THE FRANCE PAVILION AT EPCOT

It’s possible to revisit the streets of Paris and the provinces of France during La Belle Epoque – the impressive gardens, detailed architecture and fine boutiques of the France Pavilion are all inspired by ‘the beautiful time’. Georges Seurat’s  A Sunday Afternoon on…

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EPCOT INTERNATIONAL FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL

Every spring the park grounds at Epcot are magically transformed for the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival.  Decorated with character topiaries, themed garden displays and thousands of blooms – Epcot becomes nothing short of spectacular!…