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The Last Resort

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by Emily Owens-Pickle, ALL EARS® Guest Columnist Feature Article This article appeared in the January 20, 2009 Issue #487 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) It is a brand-new year and many of you have moved past the cRaZiNeSs that is December. It is time to put the finishing touches or maybe just begin your WDW … Continue reading "The Last Resort"
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Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort Deluxe Resort

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Super Bowl Offer: Residents of the states of the two teams participating in this weekend's Super Bowl -- North Carolina, South Carolina and Colorado -- can receive a free night at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel when booking two nights at the standard price before February 29, 2016, for stays through January 31, 2017. Residents of the Super Bowl winning team's state can also receive a complimentary room upgrade. For additional information, or to make reservations, call 1-800-227-1500.
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Disney’s BoardWalk Inn Deluxe Resort

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Fact Sheet | Photo Gallery | Resort Videos | Resort Map Reader Comments — Review Boardwalk Inn Concierge Club Reviews Featured Information Overview of BoardWalk and Epcot Resort Area Holiday Decorations Video Tour The BoardWalk Inn is modeled after a turn-of the-century Atlantic City resort. Situated on Crescent Lake, this hotel has a variety of … Continue reading "Disney’s BoardWalk Inn Deluxe Resort"
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Disney’s participation at the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair was a pivotal moment for the company

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The endearing dolls in the it’s a small world attraction at the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair. [Chuck Schmidt collection] Before there was Walt Disney World, Tokyo Disneyland, Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland or Shanghai Disneyland, there was just little, ol’ Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. Although Walt Disney detested doing sequels to his movies, he … Continue reading "Disney’s participation at the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair was a pivotal moment for the company"
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Landscaping the World – Epcot – Part Two

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Yesterday I discussed the landscaping found in Epcot’s Future World. Today I’ll finish this park with a look at World Showcase. The main entrance into World Showcase always contains manicured hedges and brightly colored ground cover or flowers. In November and December, this area is used to display the yearly Christmas tree. This spot is … Continue reading "Landscaping the World – Epcot – Part Two"
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Water at Walt Disney World — Part Two

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Last Monday I wrote how the Walt Disney World property was crisscrossed with canals and levees to help maintain water integrity. I also discussed the many water features found in the Magic Kingdom and how these help add atmosphere to the park. Today I’m going to take a look at Epcot. Unlike the Magic Kingdom, … Continue reading "Water at Walt Disney World — Part Two"
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Yacht Club Resort – Part Two

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Yesterday I introduced you to the Yacht Club and talked about the standard rooms and Club Level. Today I’ll discuss some of the facilities found at the Yacht Club. Fittings & Fairings Clothes & Notions is the resort’s shop and carries the standard supply of Disney souvenirs. In addition, some higher-end clothing is available here. … Continue reading "Yacht Club Resort – Part Two"
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My Bonus Trip to Walt Disney World – Part 1

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I’m blogging live from WDW – and a couple of months ago I certainly didn’t expect to be here right now! Lee is attending a conference for work at Coronado Springs, and back in January asked me if I wanted to come with him. But I had work commitments – at that point in time … Continue reading "My Bonus Trip to Walt Disney World – Part 1"
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