Author Archives: Mike Hughes



Snacking Around the World

Drinking around the world is arguably Disney World’s most popular unofficial attraction, but the wide range of excellent drinks featured at the World Showcase often overshadows the fantastic cuisine at Epcot. Similar to the drinking game, snacking around the world can be a fun challenge where you attempt to try at least one snack at […]


After Friday’s Bomb Scare, Orlando International Airport Plans to Improve Its Communication Procedures

Passengers flying from Orlando International Airport on Friday night were sent into a panicked frenzy when people began using bullhorns in response to another passenger’s smoking electronic battery. According to Ricardo Perez, a 15-year TSA lead officer, people assumed the smoke was a bomb. One scream led to another and passengers were running in all […]


Disney Premiers ‘Coco’ at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood

Coco, Disney · Pixar’s latest film, premiered on Wednesday night at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California. The event featured a pre-screening performance from a mariachi band and a pre-party. A theme throughout the night was the Latino heritage and Mexican pride displayed by the creators and voices behind the animated film. The movie has […]


The Most Overrated and Underrated Attractions at Each Disney World Park

There’s nothing worse than getting to a park at rope drop, rushing past strollers and screaming moms to get to the most popular attraction, waiting over an hour to get on, and leaving disappointed because “it wasn’t that good.” On the other hand, nothing beats finding a 10-minute wait attraction on a hot, crowded day […]


Tomorrowland Terrace to Exclusively Offer Mobile Ordering to Guests

Tomorrowland Terrace, located in Tomorrowland at the Magic Kingdom, will only offer mobile order through this week. The seasonally operated quick service restaurant has been a mobile order location since July 11th but is the first location to move ordering exclusively to the My Disney Experience app. Tomorrowland Terrace will be open for lunch and […]


Walt Disney World Offering Canadian Residents 20% Discounts for Park Tickets

For the upcoming holiday season, Walt Disney World is offering Canadian guests a special discount on park tickets. Canadian residents will receive this discount if they purchase tickets between November 1, 2017 and February 10, 2018. The tickets will be valid between November 1, 2017 and December 31, 2018. The 20% discount applies to park […]


SeaWorld Orlando Offers Buy One Get One Free Ticket Deals for Blue Friday

SeaWorld Orlando has announced multiple Buy One Get One Free ticket offers for the upcoming holiday season. Here’s the full list of online exclusive special deals at the amusement park: Buy One Get One Free: SeaWorld Orlando Single-Day Tickets (Visit through March 15, 2018) Buy One Get One Free: SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica Tickets (Visit through […]


Disney Springs Offering Special Discounts to Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon Participants

This weekend, November 2nd – November 5th, Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon participants can get up to a 20% discount at certain retailers around Disney Springs. These retailers and discounts are as follows: 20% Discounts at Merchandisers: Columbia Sportswear, Francesca’s, Kipling, Luxury of Time by Diamonds International (jewelry only), SANUK, Tommy Bahama, UNDER ARMOUR […]


The NBA Experience Can’t Come Soon Enough

While the recent D23 announcements have engulfed park-goers with excitement, try not to forget about the NBA Experience. When Disney made a public statement a few years ago that DisneyQuest was being replaced by a “one-of-a-kind basketball-themed experience featuring hands-on activities that put guests of all ages right in the middle of NBA game action,” […]


Rohde’s Yeti: The 10-Year-Old Running Joke

Joe Rohde, the creative lead for Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Pandora – the World of AVATAR, and Expedition Everest, recently tweeted about an experience he had with a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer. According to the renowned Imagineer, the officer looked at his passport then his face and asked “When are you going to fix […]