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Maelstrom Trolls in Norway

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Trolls warn guests riding Norway’s Maelstrom ride.Nikon D700/50mm, 1/60s, f/1.8, ISO 12800, EV +0.3 In norse mythology, trolls are rarely described as helpful or friendly. The trolls guests meet on the Maelstrom ride in Norway send them into an exciting and backwards ride through a dark forest and almost over a waterfall. Not a very … Continue reading "Maelstrom Trolls in Norway"
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Ice Dreams and Rice Creams: Epcot’s Norway Pavilion Entices

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This article appeared in the August 28, 2001 issue of ALL EARS®. INTRODUCTION The kingdom of Norway encompasses the western and northern section of the Scandinavian peninsula, as well as the Arctic island archipelago Svalbard, plus Archipelago Jan Mayen. Norway is shares a border with neighboring Sweden, Finland and Russia, but it has three frosty … Continue reading "Ice Dreams and Rice Creams: Epcot’s Norway Pavilion Entices"
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WDW Chronicles: The History of the Norway Pavilion

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by Jim Korkis Disney Historian Feature Article This article appeared in the November 11, 2014 Issue #790 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. Heed this warning! You are not the … Continue reading "WDW Chronicles: The History of the Norway Pavilion"
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Ice Dreams and Rice Creams: Epcot’s Norway Pavilion Entices

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This article appeared in the August 28, 2001 issue #101of ALL EARS®. INTRODUCTION The kingdom of Norway encompasses the western and northern section of the Scandinavian peninsula, as well as the Arctic island archipelago Svalbard, plus Archipelago Jan Mayen. Norway is shares a border with neighboring Sweden, Finland and Russia, but it has three frosty … Continue reading "Ice Dreams and Rice Creams: Epcot’s Norway Pavilion Entices"
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Norway Cruise 2015 – Part 4, Stavanger

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Monday – Stavanger Our first port in Norway! As a reminder, it’s pronounced “Stuh-VON-gur”. It was an early day for us – we needed to meet for our excursion at 8:15. So we got up about 7:00 and went to Cabanas for breakfast. Lots of other people up early, also. It was looking like an … Continue reading "Norway Cruise 2015 – Part 4, Stavanger"
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Norway Cruise 2015 – Part 3, Embarkation and Sea Day

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Saturday – Embarkation and Sailaway As I mentioned in Part 2, we were very happy to get to the port and see the Disney Magic waiting for us! Though we really enjoyed Copenhagen, we were ready to begin our cruise to Norway. Disney had added a few touches to the generic cruise terminal they are … Continue reading "Norway Cruise 2015 – Part 3, Embarkation and Sea Day"
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Norway Pavilion in Epcot – Part Two

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Yesterday, I provided you with a brief history of the Norway Pavilion and started describing some of the sights. Today I’ll complete the tour. When the Imagineers and the pavilion’s sponsors got together for the first time to brainstorm ideas for an attraction, they quickly came to an impasse. The Imagineers wanted to present Norway’s … Continue reading "Norway Pavilion in Epcot – Part Two"
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