While visiting Epcot’s World Showcase again last night, the weather was off and on rain showers all day. The temperature was only around 78º but the “feels like” was at 105º due to the humidity. As a result, when we strolled through Japan, we were treated to a special effect from the mist that puffs out of the bamboo area of the zen garden. The fog had started to hang in the air, lingering like a shroud and making us feel as if we were actually in the Japanese countryside for a moment. It was beautiful and serene. Now if only I’d seen Totoro

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It’s these little moments that make visiting the parks in outrageous humidity worthwhile. I love stopping to appreciate them. Have you had any special experiences like this away from the hustle and bustle? I’d love to hear about them.