My favorite of the Walt Disney World parks was Disney’s Animal Kingdom. There were many reasons for this... It’s the most different of the parks, and the most UNLIKE what we have here in California. DAK is the most immersive of the parks. While there are different lands, they all have the same wild feel… Continue reading Impressions of Walt Disney World 5: Disney’s Animal Kingdom
I think the park that surprised me the most was Disney’s Hollywood Studios. And it didn’t necessarily surprise me in an “I like this!” kind of way, it just was surprising. Neither a good nor bad surprise. The biggest surprise was how similar it felt to Disney California Adventure in Anaheim. (Yes, I know, DCA… Continue reading Impressions of Walt Disney World 4: Hollywood Studios
So, among the things I was looking for during this past trip to Florida, I wanted to find unique Christmas ornaments. Such as a Disney WORLD (not just Disney) ornament, or a special Harry Potter ornament. Such as a Golden Snitch. That would be the perfect thing to see at the Wizarding World of Harry… Continue reading Something Universal Orlando Forgot
Merry Christmas. Now pet the cat.
It's funny. I used to hate when people wished me "Happy Holidays" or "Season's Greetings." And for the most part, I still disapprove of the reason why they say that. It seems to me that most people use one of those two sayings because it's more politically correct than saying "Merry Christmas." For the longest… Continue reading God Bless Us, EVERY One
(Oops. I had meant to write before this. But it's Christmas, and I'm trying to finish a last few things before giving them away as presents, and that means... you guessed it. The blog suffers from neglect. Sorry about that.) Of all the parks in Walt Disney World, I expected to like Epcot the best.… Continue reading Impressions of Walt Disney World 3: Epcot
Prior to this trip, I had only been to Universal Studios in California, and only rarely. So I was pleasantly surprised by the level of theming detail in Universal’s Islands of Adventure in Florida. Granted, the entire reason we visited the Islands of Adventure was to see the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. But we… Continue reading Impressions of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter