Tag Archives: Pandora

Avatar Flight of Passage Honored with Industry Award for Outstanding Visual Effects

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Last night, the Visual Effects Society (VES) announced the winners of their annual VES Awards, honoring outstanding visual effects in motion pictures, television and other media. We’re excited to share that Avatar Flight of Passage won the award for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Special Venue Project. Avatar Flight of Passage is an innovative 3-D ride expe

TMSM’s Best of 2017 ~ Flight of Passage at Pandora! My Review! #Visit Pandora

Our Best of 2017 series continues…. As most of you know, we were able to check out the all new area at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Pandora the World of Avatar. It’s absolutely beautiful, and contains two new rides, Na’vi River Journey and Flight of Passage. The River Journey is a serene boat ride with awesome effects, I’ll share the link below in case you missed it. Flight of Passage howe

The Wonderful World Of Pandora – A First Hand Review From My Point Of View by Joe Diebold

Re-post! When it was first announced that Pandora was coming to the Animal Kingdom I thought it was going to be a perfect fit.  I know you probably don’t believe it since there were so many people bashing the idea, but it is true.  While many people associate the movie Pandora as an alien action film, I think of it as how nature and all living things coexist.  How could that not be a perfect fit for Animal Kin

New Limited Edition Retail MagicBands Debut This Summer at Pandora – The World of Avatar

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Steven Miller A few weeks ago, my fellow author Tom Smith shared a first look at retail MagicBands created for the opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar. These fun designs were a hit with guests visiting this exotic land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Today, I’m delighted to share a look at two new retail MagicBands recently released at Windtraders on Pandora. A tea

Animal Planet Showcases Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Alive with Magic

Tonight! From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Michelle Baumann Disney experts will take viewers on a journey through the landscape of Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park in a one-hour documentary-style show set to premiere Tuesday, June 27 on Animal Planet. Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Alive with Magic will feature interviews with the creators and caretakers of this theme park who share conservation messages,

Infographic: Learn to Speak Na’vi For Your Trip To Pandora – The World of Avatar

Pandora the World of Avatar has been a huge hit with fans and visitors to Walt Disney World.  One of the things you will notice when visiting the land is that the cast members will greet you with words you may not understand the meaning.  They are speaking the Na’vi language.  The Disney Parks Blog writer Jennifer Fickley-Baker shared a graphic that will help you to respond in the Na’vi language yo

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Making the Best of Things

Happy Wednesday Main Streeters!  I hope you’re all doing well and are ready to chat and catch up, because I am!  This past week was a bit more eventful than the previous one, so let’s get started! As I mentioned (more than once) last week, Florida has been receiving it’s share of rain.  It’s a little depressing to look at the weather app on the phone…. all clouds, all storms, just r