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Cinderella Castle Magic Kingdom

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Introduction | Attraction | Touring Tips | Kids and Characters | Dining | Shopping | Interesting Facts INTRODUCTION There is only one symbol that springs to mind when you think of the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World — Cinderella Castle. You know you are truly someplace magical when you spy that beautiful structure looming … Continue reading "Cinderella Castle Magic Kingdom"
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Under the Radar: Walt Disney World’s Underrated Attractions

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by Evan L. Weston AllEars® Guest Columnist Feature Article This article appeared in the July 11, 2017 Issue #929 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. It's the peak of the … Continue reading "Under the Radar: Walt Disney World’s Underrated Attractions"
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The Significance of Steam Trains

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by Jack Spence AllEars® Feature Writer Feature Article This article appeared in the October 21, 2008 Issue #474 of AllEars® (ISSN: 1533-0753) AUTHOR'S NOTE: The vast majority of the information presented here uses as its source the book "Walt Disney's Railroad Story" by Michael Broggie. This is an excellent book, not just for railroad buffs, … Continue reading "The Significance of Steam Trains"
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The Significance of Steam Trains, Part II

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by Jack Spence AllEars® Feature Writer An excerpt of this article appeared in the October 28, 2008 Issue #475 of AllEars® (ISSN: 1533-0753) AUTHOR'S NOTE: The vast majority of the information presented here uses as its source the book "Walt Disney's Railroad Story" by Michael Broggie. This is an excellent book, not just for railroad … Continue reading "The Significance of Steam Trains, Part II"
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The 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair: A watershed moment in Disney history

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Walt Disney stands in front of two World’s Fair posters in a publicity photo taken in 1964. [The Walt Disney Company] To many long-time Disney followers, the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair was a watershed moment for the Walt Disney Company. Disney’s participation in the Fair saw the introduction of a radically new form of … Continue reading "The 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair: A watershed moment in Disney history"
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Until Shanghai, railroads have been chugging through Disney parks since 1955

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Walt Disney, left, proudly surveys Disneyland as the E.P. Ripley pulls into the station on opening day, July 17, 1955. With him are then-California Gov. Goodwin Knight, center, and Fred Gurley, president of the Santa Fe Railroad. When Shanghai Disneyland opened to the public on June 17, there was one classic Disney attraction conspicuous in … Continue reading "Until Shanghai, railroads have been chugging through Disney parks since 1955"
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The Disneyland Story: The Unofficial Guide to the Evolution of Walt Disney’s Dream, Part 3

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Over the next few weeks, AllEars.Net will be highlighting exclusive excerpts from Sam Gennawey’s new book, The Disneyland Story: The Unofficial Guide to the Evolution of Walt Disney’s Dream. The Disneyland Story: The Unofficial Guide to the Evolution of Walt Disney’s Dream is the story of how Walt Disney’s greatest creation was conceived, … Continue reading "The Disneyland Story: The Unofficial Guide to the Evolution of Walt Disney’s Dream, Part 3"
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