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From the Vault: Holiday at Bay Lake Tower…. of TERROR!

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Looking for a little taste of Christmas at Walt Disney World? Got a few spare days on your hands? Why not read (or re-read) A Very Lurky Christmas: Holiday at Bay Lake Tower… of TERROR!, a leisurely account of our Christmas trip to Disney, chock full of gorgeous photos of the parks in all their ...

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Trip Report Update: Magic Kingdom, D23 Tweet-Up, Blizzard Beach & Fireworks from Hacienda San Angel

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Today's update finds us enjoying an early, uncrowded day at the Magic Kingdom, where Patrick practiced using his new wide-angle lens on the inside of rides for a change. You'll get to see wide-angle shots of the D23 Tweet-Up at the Swan Boat Landing, plus an amusing new sign with instructions on how to pin ...

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Trip Report Update: D23′s Sip & Stroll, Festival o’ Food Booths + Howard Jones Won’t Give Me the Time of Day!

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Today's ginormous update to Trick or Tweet: Halloween at Disney World & Disneyland finds us sipping, strolling, and sometimes snoozing our way through another D23 event. It sounded good on paper: Meet at the new Hacienda de San Angel for an early breakfast, followed by presentations in The Odyssey Center and then sipping and strolling around ...

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Halloween Trip Report—UPDATE!

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

I finally had a chance to update Trick or Tweet: Halloween at Disney World & Disneyland this weekend! This installment finds us killing time in Epcot all day before not one but two special events: the kick-off to D23's Sip & Stroll, plus the cheesily named 3D: Disney Dessert Discovery event that was introduced at the ...

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Can D23 Expo Be Fixed?

Thursday, August 25, 2011

So, after attending D23 Expo 2011 and then seeing the scads of online complaints about things like mismanaged lines, undersized venues, and lack of alternative programming, my first thought was not to even do a write-up, since I've been complaining about these things since the last Expo. I guess the only way anybody else was ...

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D23 Expo Media Preview Photo Recap!

Friday, August 19, 2011

Tonight was the media preview of the Walt Disney Parks & Resorts pavilion, called the Carousel of Projects, at D23 Expo 2011. Here's a quickee slideshow of all the photos I took to tide you over til I can write up the full report. Side note: HTC sent me a loaner of their new MyTouch ...

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