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West African Crowned Crane at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Whenever I am wandering around Animal Kingdom, I always try to look for new species or better yet, little babies. I’ve been pretty fortunate over the years to see a number of the park’s offspring. I’ve seen baby elephants, giraffes, spoonbills, gibbons and this time a baby West African Crowned Crane. It took asking several … Continue reading "West African Crowned Crane at Disney’s Animal Kingdom"
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Discovery Island Trails Animal Kingdom

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The Discovery Island Trails are the best kept secret that you'll find on the Animal Kingdom Guide map. These are beautifully landscaped paths and trails around the base of the Tree of Life that contain small animal viewing areas. Here you will find the likes of lemurs, Saddle-billed Storks, Macaws, kangaroos, and much more. When … Continue reading "Discovery Island Trails Animal Kingdom"
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Animal Species by Area Animal Kingdom

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Ever come back from a visit to Disney's Animal Kingdom and wonder what it was you took a photo of? Well, perhaps this listing (with a few picture links) will help you identify your photos. While the list of animals comes from WDW, the photos are ones taken by myself or friends in Disney's Animal … Continue reading "Animal Species by Area Animal Kingdom"
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Birds of Flights of Wonder at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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The Flights of Wonder show in Disney’s Animal Kingdom features many species of birds found throughout the world. Many are shown flying around the stage and audience. The best way to photograph this show is with a fast shutter speed. I set my camera to Shutter Priority mode with the shutter at 1/1000th of a … Continue reading "Birds of Flights of Wonder at Disney’s Animal Kingdom"
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Photographing around Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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I see a lot people when they first walk up to the Tree of Life after crossing the bridge just take a photo or look at the tree for a bit then walk off to either side around Discovery Island. I suggest to many of my friends and family, to take the short trail down … Continue reading "Photographing around Disney’s Animal Kingdom"
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February WDW Trip Report Part 3a, Sunday 2/3/08

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Wow! I can’t tell you the last time I had a full day at WDW (it’s been several years) with absolutely NOTHING on the agenda. No dining plans, no meetings, no research, no meets… just a day for me to spend doing whatever I wanted. The first order of business was to NOT have a … Continue reading "February WDW Trip Report Part 3a, Sunday 2/3/08"
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Think Outside The Parks — Part 1

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There are plenty of things to do at Walt Disney World without going to a theme park! A couple of years ago, while we were heading home from Florida’s Gulf Coast in our motor home, we stopped for a four-day stay at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. Our Annual Passes had expired; we each … Continue reading "Think Outside The Parks — Part 1"
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Animal Kingdom Lodge — Jambo House – Part Two

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Yesterday I ended my blog with a brief description of Jiko, the Animal Kingdom Lodge’s signature restaurant. Today I’ll continue my tour of the grounds and amenities of the resort and discuss the attributes of a standard guest room. The watering hole next to Jiko meanders through the jungle and eventually joins Uzima Pool. Uzima … Continue reading "Animal Kingdom Lodge — Jambo House – Part Two"
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