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Making Disney Magic Part One: The Terms

Making Disney Magic Part One: The Terms

Walt did everything he could to help people escape from the real world for a little while and spend some time in a place where wishes do come true. Two prime examples are the fact you do not walk right from your car into the Magic Kingdom. Instead you board either the monorail or the ferry boat. Thus even before you get to gates of the park you begin to leave the world behind.

This is all part of Walt’s magic and vision. That vision could not be nearly as complete at Disneyland as it is at Disney World simply because of space. Walt and the imagineering crew also learned a few things from the California park.

Walt’s vision can be explained in a lot of the terms they use at Disney World. Some of those terms are onstage, backstage, cast members, costume, audience,utilidors, imagineering. Continue reading Making Disney Magic Part One: The Terms

Staying At A Walt Disney World Resort

Staying At A Walt Disney World Resort

A Disney World Vacation is expensive. Staying At A Walt Disney World Resort makes it even more expensive. Do the advantages make up for the price difference though?

Resorts

Did you know that whether you are staying two days or two weeks Disney has eliminated the need to ever leave Disney property? They have gas stations, groceries, movies, restaurants and even a place to lay your head after a long day of having magical moments.

No you cannot stay in the Castle, although there is a suite in it, but you can stay within the confines of Walt Disney World for your entire vacation! There are a few options ranging from hotels to camping. Continue reading Staying At A Walt Disney World Resort