Details for Destination D 2014 at Walt Disney World

After a date change and few other details, D23 has finally released new information on the Destination D to take place at WDW November 22-23, including ticket prices and sale dates. Normally I like to comment on press releases rather than just post them, but I wanted to get this …

Behind the Scenes Preview of the 2014 Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

Today I had the honor of attending a small preview of the 21st annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. Hard to believe this is the 21st year, but it is! The Flower and Garden Festival is officially old enough to drink, which is great, because this is the second …

Central Florida Theme Park News – March 3, 2014

I decided I’d try something new here in addition to opinion and review posts: a news update with all of the things that have happened in the past week or so, to have everything all in one place. So if you missed anything in Central Florida & Theme Park and …

D23’s Destination D to Be Held in Walt Disney World This July

As a charter member of D23 – I really am grateful for its existence. It brought Walt Disney history to life for me, and really, led to my first visit to Disneyland in 2011 for the D23 Expo (and I’ve now been back 5 times since!). So I’m thrilled that …

Disney Frozen Themed Guest Suite at Quebec City’s Hotel De Glace

After the recent Tangled guest room photos from Tokyo Disneyland, I thought it was too cool not to share this completely different Disney-themed suite. Not saying I’d want to stay there (I moved to Florida for a reason!) but it sure is pretty to look at! Check out the official …

NEW: Tinker Bell Half Marathon Disney Dooney and Bourke Bag

runDisney just released a sneak peek at the Tinker Bell Half Marathon Disney Dooney & Bourke purses available at Disneyland for the race On January 19, 2014! As with WDW runDisney events, there will be a race expo, opening on the 16th for this event, where racers and spectators alike …

NEW: Disney Dooney and Bourke-2014 runDisney WDW Princess Half Marathon

FINALLY, we have a photo of the purses available to purchase at the WDW Princess Half Marathon! I don’t have prices yet but if you are registered you should have received an email from runDisney with a link to pre-purchase these bags! If anyone would like to pass along pricing, …

NEW! 2014 Walt Disney World Marathon Dooney and Bourke Bags

Disney and Dooney & Bourke are switching things up yet again with a whole new design for the 2014 Walt Disney World Marathon bag designs! Brightly colored and featuring Mickey Mouse, Goofy, and Dumbo (for the Goofy’s Challenge and Dumbo Double Dare medals) and other familiar Disney icons. Also written …

Guest Post: Trick-or-Treating in and Around Walt Disney World

I would like to welcome guest author Michelle Rise who wanted to share her tips for spending Halloween in Orlando with all of you. Apologies for not posting this sooner, it’s been a busy month here in Zannaland – but this is great planning for last minute ideas this year …

Cranberries – the Perfect Harvest Ingredient at Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival

Being from Massachusetts, I grew up knowing about cranberry bogs, even visiting the Ocean Spray factory when I was little. But many folks in our country have never even heard of a cranberry bog and have no idea how cranberries are harvested in the five growing states of Massachusetts, New …