Tag Archive: Malestrom

Jun 20

Tuesdays With Corey: The Norway Pavilion Part 2

This is Part 2 of the Noway Pavilion, if you missed last week’s article, you can read it HERE. The Restaurant Akershus and Royal Banquet Hall is named after the Akershus Fortress still standing in Oslo and serves as the backdrop of the Norway pavilion. Akershus Fortress in Oslo is now used for offices by …

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Jun 13

Tuesdays With Corey: The Norway Pavilion Part 1

When Epcot opened in 1982, it brought us what was referred to as a “permanent World’s Fair” dedicated to the celebration of human achievement and technological innovation. But it also brought us the World Showcase, which gives us glimpses into the cultures of eleven different countries. The Showcase originally opened with nine countries: Mexico, China, …

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May 29

Top Attractions We Miss At Epcot

One thing that’s a constant at Walt Disney World is change. Although most of the changes are good, there are things that we miss. Here are the top 10 rides/attractions that we miss at Epcot. 1. Honey I Shrunk the Audience –  the 4D film spin-off of the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids film series …

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Feb 04

Gone But Not Forgotten: Maelstrom

“If nothing changed, there’d be no butterflies.” – Walt Disney Perhaps the most recent and controversial of all attraction closures took place on October 5, 2014 in Epcot. Yes, on that date Maelstrom, located in the Norwegian pavilion of the World Showcase, closed forever. Opening in 1988, the water attraction took visitors in boats through …

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