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HOT ENOUGH FOR YA? Tips for Surviving Florida’s Summer

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by Deb Wills ALL EARS® Editor Even if you're not a Weather Channel fanatic, you probably know that daytime temperatures in Florida can get dangerously hot during July, August and September. The deadly duo of high temps/high humidity can lead to a number of heat-related illnesses that occur when your body becomes unable to cool … Continue reading "HOT ENOUGH FOR YA? Tips for Surviving Florida’s Summer"
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WDW Chronicles: The Florida Orange Bird’s Colorful History

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by Jim Korkis Disney Historian Feature Article This article appeared in the March 6, 2018 Issue #963 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) Editor’s Note: This story/information was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all current rates, information and other details before planning your trip. Forty-seven years ago, on March 3, 1971, … Continue reading "WDW Chronicles: The Florida Orange Bird’s Colorful History"
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HOT ENOUGH FOR YA? Tips for Surviving Florida’s Summer

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by Deb Wills ALL EARS® Editor The original article appeared in the July 9, 2002, Issue #146 of ALL EARS™ (ISSN: 1533-0753) and has since been updated several times. Even if you're not a Weather Channel fanatic, you probably know that daytime temperatures in Florida can get dangerously hot during July, August and September. The … Continue reading "HOT ENOUGH FOR YA? Tips for Surviving Florida’s Summer"
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Looking Above the Trees at Walt Disney World

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Prime Epcot As veterans of many trips to Walt Disney World, Lisa and I have often said to always look up and down when visiting the resort. Most of the time you will find wonderful details and even a Hidden Mickey. You may discover a composition you never noticed before. In reviewing photos from my … Continue reading "Looking Above the Trees at Walt Disney World"
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Update — Storybook Circus and Sunshine Tree Terrace

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I promised that I would make regular trips to the Magic Kingdom to keep you informed of any new additions and updates to Storybook Circus. Well I visited a couple of days ago (April 23, 2012) and nothing new has been opened in this area. Sigh. However, I do have some additional information to share … Continue reading "Update — Storybook Circus and Sunshine Tree Terrace"
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Best of Florida Christmas at Gaylord Palms

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Best of Florida Christmas at Gaylord Palms Featuring ICE!, our frozen family attraction made from 2 million pounds of ice November 17, 2008 – January 4, 2009 As the Orlando host to the Christmas holiday season, Gaylord Palms Resort offers a slate of activities sure to make you “merry and bright” as part of our … Continue reading "Best of Florida Christmas at Gaylord Palms"
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The Orange Bird

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Back in the mid-1960s Walt Disney was busy building his latest daring venture, which he called the Florida Project. The Disney Company had acquired 57 square miles of land in central Florida where Walt envisioned a huge family entertainment complex. To keep ahead of the constant demand for cash the Disney Company entered into partnerships with a number of companies and groups who "sponsored" different aspects of the project. One of those partnerships was with the Florida Citrus Commission, which would sponsor a $3 million pavilion in Adventureland and a massive marketing campaign began using the little Orange Bird.
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Can I Bring My Own Food into a Disney World Theme Park?

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The big news around Walt Disney World this week was the price increase of many snack, beverage and other menu items at Disney restaurants and snack carts. This is just one of several reasons to consider bringing your own food into the theme parks.  But is it even allowed? The simple answer is yes. No one … Continue reading "Can I Bring My Own Food into a Disney World Theme Park?"
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The Enchanted Tiki Room “Under New Management” Adventureland Magic Kingdom Archives

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The Enchanted Tiki Room Under New Management was closed on July 12, 2011 due to a fire. When it reopened in August 2011, it had undergone a revision that returned the ride to it's original format and was renamed Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room. UPDATE MAY 15, 2011 The Enchanted Tiki Room – Under New … Continue reading "The Enchanted Tiki Room “Under New Management” Adventureland Magic Kingdom Archives"
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