A Day at the Studios and Epcot with HM’s and first-time visitors from Canada

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Vickie and I had lunch at Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater Restaurant at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. We like to cool off inside this restaurant on a warm day. While watching the cartoons and movie clips, I took photos of Tinker Bell and Mickey and the classic Hidden Mickey on the youngster’s spacesuit; it’s formed by a circle … Continue reading "A Day at the Studios and Epcot with HM’s and first-time visitors from Canada"
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The United Kingdom Pavilion – Part Two

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Yesterday I presented Part One of my tour of the United Kingdom Pavilion. Today I’ll finish the journey. At the back of the United Kingdom Pavilion you’ll find 1800’s England and the residential section of town. On Tudor Lane we discover a stately home. Within this structure is the Lords and Ladies shop. This boutique … Continue reading "The United Kingdom Pavilion – Part Two"
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The United Kingdom Pavilion – Part One

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When the Imagineers set out to design World Showcase, it wasn’t their intent to recreate a particular time and place within a country. But rather design a space that represents the memories one might bring back with them after a visit to that nation. And so it is with the United Kingdom Pavilion. The buildings … Continue reading "The United Kingdom Pavilion – Part One"
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Epcot’s International Gateway

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Copyright © 2010 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D300, 18-200 VR, 0.0015s shutter, f8, ISO 200 Sometimes Epcot’s International Gateway feels like my own private entrance to the World Showcase. Located between the United Kingdom and France, Epcot’s “back door” is accessible by foot or boat from the Epcot resort area and Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
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Indoor Tour of World Showcase, Part 2

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It is still raining so we will continue our tour around World Showcase and continue in the clockwise direction. Next up is the American Adventure. There is a lot of photograph inside the World Showcase host pavilion. The Voices of Liberty perform before the show, the American Heritage Gallery and the American Adventure theatre and … Continue reading "Indoor Tour of World Showcase, Part 2"
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February Afternoon in Epcot

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I met up with Valerie, Hailey and Alex in the seating area behind the Yorkshire County Fish Shop in Epcot’s United Kingdom Pavilion. Valerie is a very active Disney fan blogger, and her son and daughter like Disney, too! Hailey interviewed me about Hidden Mickeys for a school project. In the photo from the left … Continue reading "February Afternoon in Epcot"
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Rose & Crown Pub

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The Rose and Crown PUb in the United Kingdom pavilion.Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/160s, f/6.3, 200 ISO, +0.3 EV, 18mm Focal Length With it’s warm and cozy indoor pub and dining area to it’s sought after outdoor seating to view Illuminations in the evening the Rose and Crown Pub is a favorite of many Walt Disney World … Continue reading "Rose & Crown Pub"
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Disney Pic of the Week – United Kingdom

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Welcome to the United Kingdom, chaps. We have plenty to offer our visitors. Why we have a pub where you can enjoy some bangers and mash or fish & chips. I must say, the ale is kept cold for you, the tourist. We Brits normally drink ours at room temperature. Step lightly into our fine … Continue reading "Disney Pic of the Week – United Kingdom"
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A Walking Tour of Epcot’s United Kingdom Pavilion

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It was great to receive so many wonderful comments regarding my “Walking Tour of Germany” blog. Thanks to all who took the time to comment and offer suggestions. I will do my best to incorporate your ideas in my future blogs. In this blog we’ll take a walk down the streets and into some of … Continue reading "A Walking Tour of Epcot’s United Kingdom Pavilion"
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Three for Tea and Tea for Three – Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival

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by Emily Owens Pickle One of my favorite exhibits at the Flower and Garden Show is the English Tea Garden at the World Showcase, United Kingdom. The word ‘fanatical’ or ‘addicted’ might come to mind when describing my feelings for coffee in all shapes and styles. However, I also enjoy the occasional cup of tea … Continue reading "Three for Tea and Tea for Three – Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival"
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