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Festival Of Fantasy Fun Facts

“It’s the Festival of Fantasy” One of the best parts of being in a Disney park is the parades. Kicking off in 2014, the Festival of Fantasy Parade is a must see for anyone visiting the parks. It is full of characters, princesses, and brightly colored costumes. Here are some fun facts about the parade! The parade is about 25 minutes long There are more than 100 cast members in the parade It has

Walt Disney World Fun Facts Part 2

We are always looking for fun facts about Disney that others may not know of. Here are some that we were unaware of that are pretty interesting. One of the original names suggested for Walt Disney World was The Vacation Kingdom of the World In the Seas With Nemo & Friends, Nigel, the pelican that saves the day, is the only main character not depicted Back in the early days, the Seven Seas Lagoon had a wave mac

Disney Cruise Line Fun Facts

Disney Cruises are among the best in the industry. Here are some fun facts provided by Disney Cruise Line that you may find interesting. • The Disney ships are painted in Mickey Mouse-inspired colors –black hull, white superstructure, yellow trim and two giant red funnels, each with the Disney Cruise Line Mickey Mouse logo. • Disney Cruise Line was the first cruise line to have yellow lifeboats, instead of t

Jungle Cruise Quiz

Think you know the Jungle Cruise? The Disney Parks Blog recently posted a quiz to test your knowledge of this ‘punny’ attraction. 1. Where in Magic Kingdom Park is the Jungle Cruise located? Frontierland Fantasyland Adventureland 2. What’s the name of the famous waterfall you pass on the Jungle Cruise? Albert Falls Schwitzer Falls Lily Falls 3. Which of the following rivers is on that you’ll venture thr

Haunted Mansion Singing Busts

Haunted Mansion is a fan favorite ride and has been for decades. There are so many details that make this a great attraction, from the vanishing and reappearing footprints to the hot and cold running chills, it’s hard to take it all in! One of my favorite parts of the ride is the graveyard scene where the Grim Grinning Ghosts come out to socialize! Not only is the tune catchy, but I love to look at the animated f

“it’s a small world” Quiz

We’ve been on it. We’ve had the song stuck in our head for days. So, how well do you think you know It’s a Small World? Take this fun quiz provided by Disney Parks Blog and post your results in the comments! 1. What is the name of the waterway that carries you throughout “it’s a small world”? a. Seven Seas Waterway b. Happiest Waterway c. Small World Waterway 2. Who wrote the “It’s a Small World”

Tales Of The Crypts

We’re back with the next edition of the Haunted Mansion tombstones. The focus this time will be on the crypts located around the mansion. Before we delve into the underworld, let’s learn a bit more about how the Haunted Mansion came about. Disney Legend Harper Goff was the original brain behind Haunted Mansion. Goff contributed to the early drawings and concept art for Disneyland and several areas of Walt Dis