Author Archives: Jamie Sylvester

Disney World Wastes No Time, Genie+ Price Hike Already Implemented


In the early morning hours of October 11, 2022, it was discovered that Disneyland Resort had quietly hiked up the price for its Disney Genie+ service from $20 per person per day to $25 overnight. But the Disney news of the price hikes didn’t stop there. In addition to Disneyland’s price hike of Disney Genie service (the former complementary line ...

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Love Writing & Talking About Disney? DisneyDining is HIRING!

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Have you ever seen the backside of water? Do you know what the “E” in Walter E. Disney stands for? Do you get excited about Imagineering’s latest technology, new attractions at EPCOT, the return of character hugs in the parks, and new flavors of Dole Whip? You do? And do you also have a love for writing? Credit: Disney If ...

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Disney Travelers! Brightline Train Reaches New Milestone


Looking for the best and easiest way to get to and from Central Florida? With theme park giants like Walt Disney World Resort and Univeral Orlando Resort, traffic is always a pain… but how about taking a train? I-4 not only recently opened new express lanes for a toll fee, but Walt Disney World has even announced it is expanding ...

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Pricing & Showtimes Revealed for Disney’s Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue

This summer is going to be an exceptional one at Walt Disney World Resort! If you’re in the mood for some “Frontier-Style Family Fun”, Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue is making its grand return to Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground with pricing and showtimes now available. Credit: Disney Dining While we were sad to learn Spirit of Aloha at Disney’s Polynesian ...

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Disney Is Expanding Outside the Walt Disney World “Bubble”


If you’re visiting Central Florida, there will soon be a way to enjoy a dose of Walt Disney World outside of the Resort’s “bubble” of Disney Parks and Resorts. Credit: I-4 Express Take a drive with us down the ever-so-busy I-4 (International Drive) which many of us cruise through when accessing Walt Disney World Resort by car. The traffic woes ...

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‘Encanto’ Experience May Be Coming to the Parks Sooner Than Expected!


If you’re an Encanto fan, we have some exciting news for you as The Walt Disney Company’s CFO has confirmed an Encanto experience is coming “soon”. The Walt Disney Animation Studios film, Encanto was released in November 2021 and Disney movie lovers haven’t stopped talking about it since. The diverse Madrigal Family is full of inspiring characters, and the award-winning music by Lin-Manuel ...

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Disney Executive Is Retiring After 50+ Years With the Company


Big news to share as a top Disney executive with The Walt Disney Company has announced his retirement after 50 plus years with the company. George Kalogridis started his work with Disney as a busser in 1971 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World. His career launched into leadership roles including Presidencies at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World ...

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