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Downtown Disney

FLOWERS AT DOWNTOWN DISNEY MARKETPLACE

I admire this grouping of flowers every time I visit the Downtown Disney Marketplace. It’s always colourful, always jolly and makes an excellent photo spot, too.  When I took a closer look at the flower pots I noticed the…

The Magic Kingdom

A RIDE ON THE SEVEN DWARFS MINE TRAIN

If Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is the wildest ride in the wilderness than the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is definitely the smoothest.  “But was it too smooth?”  My husband, a fan of the bumps and bruise inducing twists of…

The Magic Kingdom

THE COLOURS OF PINOCCHIO VILLAGE HAUS

On the corner that bridges Fantasyland’s old with it’s new, is The Pinocchio Village Haus.  The eatery’s outdoor seating is dotted with colourful table umbrellas that peek above the enclosing walls and hedges.  It creates a sightline that impresses…

Disney Cruise Line

A BICYCLE RIDE ON CASTAWAY CAY

Our three night Bahamian cruise had two ports of call.  Nassau was the first, followed the next morning by Disney’s private island Castaway Cay – a paradise of golden sand and turquoise water.  My husband and I spent the…

Disney Hotels

WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT DETAILS

My husband and I are headed back to Walt Disney World and I can hardly wait. Hello, Pirates of the Caribbean!  For a nostalgic like myself it’s all about the indelible memories of childhood visits.  From the first sight…

Disney Hotels

WHITE SAND BEACH AT DISNEY’S POLYNESIAN RESORT

Looking through past vacation photos this weekend I found lovely shots of the white sand beach and spectacular view from – the recently renamed – Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort.  The tiny figure by the palm trees is me!  Just…