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TIME Magazine Recognizes Pandora – The World of Avatar as Best of the Best

TIME Magazine Recognizes Pandora – The World of Avatar as Best of the Best 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Anyone who has ever journeyed to Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom knows how unique and awesome it is. Where else can you soar on the back of a banshee, sail through a bioluminescent rainforest or walk under mystical floating mountains? It’s no wonder Pandora instantly became a must-do experience when it opened at Walt Disney Worl Continue Reading

Pandora – The World of Avatar Time Capsule: Imagineers Create the Most Advanced Audio-Animatronic, the Shaman of Songs for Na’vi River Journey

Pandora – The World of Avatar Time Capsule: Imagineers Create the Most Advanced Audio-Animatronic, the Shaman of Songs for Na’vi River Journey 3 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Have you ever wanted to see how an Audio-Animatronics figure was created for a Disney Park? Well, today you’re in luck. We’re continuing to celebrate the first anniversary of Pandora – The World of Avatar by sharing an amazing behind-the-scenes look at how our Imagineers designed the most advanced Audio-Animatronics figure in Imagineering hist Continue Reading

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

Avatar Flight of Passage Honored with Industry Award for Outstanding Visual Effects 5 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 Continue Reading

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

TMSM's Best of 2017 ~ Flight of Passage at Pandora! My Review! #Visit Pandora 6 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 Continue Reading

RECIPE: Pongu Lumpia from Pongu Pongu at Pandora – The World of Avatar

RECIPE: Pongu Lumpia from Pongu Pongu at Pandora – The World of Avatar 10 On of my favorite aspects of the new Pandora at Animal Kingdom is the walk up spot, Pongu Pongu. Check out this recipe for Pongu Lumpia, I’ve had it and it’s delicious! From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Rachel Bshero   It’s no secret that my favorite snack from Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is Pongu Lumpia, from Pongu Pongu. Today, I’m excited to share Continue Reading

#DisneyTweens: Top Nine Tween Experiences at Pandora – The World of Avatar

#DisneyTweens: Top Nine Tween Experiences at Pandora – The World of Avatar 13 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Raquel Giorgio A whole new land … and a new opportunity for tweens! As I’ve previously mentioned in this column I have a tween daughter. Sadly, she has yet to step into the all-new Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Having spent quite a bit of time in this new extraordinary land over the past several weeks, I am determined to create the per Continue Reading

The June issue of The Main Street Monthly is here! #visitpandora

The June issue of The Main Street Monthly is here! #visitpandora 16 Happy June everyone! It’s the first of the month, and that means that our latest issue of our magical magazine, The Main Street Monthly, is here! This month, we have a TON of information geared toward the all new Pandora; the World of Avatar now open at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. In addition to that, we have articles on food, movies, Disney “Imagineer for a Day” part 3, Disney in the City, Ha Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Beyond Busy, but Beyond Thankful! #disneylife #visitpandora

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Beyond Busy, but Beyond Thankful! #disneylife #visitpandora 18 Last week I only scratched the surface about what’s been going on down here, with the media events at Disney to cover, my son Aidan’s birthday, MegaCon, a character breakfast and more…..Whew! It’s been so busy, and I have a lot to tell you about, so we’re going to jump right in! (you may need a snack…. or a drink!) I actually wrote last weeks Wednesday night blog on Tuesday morni Continue Reading

TMSM Explains: Experiencing Pandora the World of Avatar As A Park Guest

TMSM Explains: Experiencing Pandora the World of Avatar As A Park Guest 30 Over the last two weeks TMSM has shared several articles with you about our experiences in the new land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Pandora The World of Avatar. Prior to yesterday all of those experiences were from during Annual Passholder previews and media events, meaning during very controlled crowd times. Yesterday I attended the first official “Opening Day” of Pandora and wanted to share some Continue Reading

Disney’s Blockbuster Summer ~ Exciting Times at Disney Parks

Disney's Blockbuster Summer ~ Exciting Times at Disney Parks 39 This past week, we were fortunate enough to be able to attend a three day media event that showcased a bit of what’s going on currently at Walt Disney World, including the amazing new Pandora, The World of Avatar. This week has been a whirlwind, but I’m so excited to tell you that guests are going to be thrilled on their next trip to Disney! Let’s talk about it, starting with Pandora! On Wednesd Continue Reading

Take a Ride on the All New Na’vi River Journey in Pandora, Animal Kingdom! (video)

Take a Ride on the All New Na'vi River Journey in Pandora, Animal Kingdom! (video) 48 In case you missed it! The all new Pandora, The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is truly an amazing sight.  We saw it on Friday for Disney’s media day, then went back again last night for the Annual Passholder preview.  Pandora officially opens on Memorial Day Weekend, and I know you’re all going to love it, Disney did an amazing job! We were able to ride both rides, Flight of Passage Continue Reading