Author Archives: Jason Dick

15 Signature Foods You Must Try At Walt Disney World

Jason D It’s impossible to provide an exhaustive list of the best signature foods in Walt Disney World – there are too many fantastic dishes to possibly list!  But after careful consideration, we’ve compiled this list of foods you definitely want to try the next time you’re on property. 15. Mickey Waffles These iconic waffles, shaped like everyone’s favourite mouse, ...

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Our 10 Favorite Treats At Disney World

Jason D 10. Mickey’s Premium Ice Cream Bar This chocolate-covered vanilla ice cream delight, shaped like everyone’s favourite mouse, is the quintessential Walt Disney World treat.  It’s so iconic that you can even find salt and pepper shakers, keychains, clothing and other souvenirs sporting the design!  Happily, Mickey’s Premium Ice Cream Bar is available at all Disney parks and resort. ...

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When Money Is No Object – 10 Splurge-Worthy Experiences At Walt Disney World

Jason D 10. Private Parties at Your Favorite Rides  Unbeknownst to most guests, various locations throughout Disney World’s theme parks and resorts are available for private rentals for small dinner groups.  Imagine having your anniversary party with the dinosaurs in Ellen’s Energy Adventure, or a birthday dessert party on the terrace of Tower of Terror!   Prices vary greatly based on the ...

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8 Totally Cool Things About Pirates Of The Caribbean

Jason D  8. Years in the Making For years before the ride was constructed, there had been plans for a pirate-themed attraction in Disney World.  Initially, it was planned as a wax museum, but later it was decided to use audio-animatronics to tell a pirate tale.  Pirates of the Caribbean has the honor of being the last attraction that Walt ...

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8 Totally Cool Things About Kali River Rapids

Jason D  8. Follow Your Nose The next time you ride Kali River Rapids, let your nose be your guide!  Disney Imagineers added ginger and jasmine scents to the mist around the ramp at the start of the ride, in keeping with the Asian theme.  You may also catch a whiff of smoke during the logging section of the ride, ...

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8 Totally Cool Things About Kilimanjaro Safaris

Jason D 8. Realizing Walt’s Dream The dream of using African animals at Disney goes all the way back to the inception of Jungle Cruise at Disneyland, before Disney World even opened.  Originally, Walt Disney’s goal was to populate Jungle Cruise with real animals, but for various reasons (including the unpredictability of the animals), animatronics were used instead.  Only decades ...

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