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The Best Attraction in Harambe Part 1: The History of Kilimanjaro Safaris

2018-01-31T08:12:35-04:00

Walt Disney was an animal lover and it was always his dream to have live animals in the parks. In fact, the original concepts of the Jungle Cruise and the Enchanted Tiki Room had live animals instead of the audio-animatronics that you see today. Unfortunately, Imagineers at that time couldn’t find a safe way to use live animals in an attraction. In April 1998, Walt’s dream was finally brought to life when Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Florida opened its gates. [...]

The Best Attraction in Harambe Part 1: The History of Kilimanjaro Safaris2018-01-31T08:12:35-04:00

Top 10 Reasons to Camp at Fort Wilderness

2017-09-26T09:58:44-04:00

Maybe you love the great outdoors, or maybe “glamping” is more your style. Either way, experience a different side of Disney – by camping at Fort Wilderness! I have a secret: my husband used to hate Disney. I dragged him on his first trip a few years ago, right after he came home from a military deployment. We stayed at one of the most crowded resorts and I made him stay in the parks from rope drop to park closing. [...]

Top 10 Reasons to Camp at Fort Wilderness2017-09-26T09:58:44-04:00