Coronado Springs is getting a Huge Expansion!

You’ve heard it here first, second or third! Coronado Springs is getting a huge expansion. Disney has announced a 15-story tower with 500 rooms that will have new suites and concierge services. It will sit on the shores of Lago Dorado, the resort’s lake. Rooftop dining will give 360-degree views of the property and great views of the 3 nearby theme parks fireworks. The rest of the resort will also be updated with refurbished rooms. The landscape of Coronado will

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BREAKING NEWS: Walt Disney World Raises Ticket Prices and Annual Passes

It’s a scary time a year for us Walt Disney World Goers! Ticket prices and Annual Passes have gone up once again! This happens every year around this time so if you are planning for next year plan on buying before February of next year to save money. One-Day Tickets Now you can find a one-day ticket to Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom during the cheap season(smaller crowds) for $99 which is up from $97 last year. During the

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Disney Coke: Magic In a Cup!

We all know Coke is good, Coke is tasty, but have you ever had a Disney coke? For those who haven’t and for those who don’t know. A Disney Coke is better than any Coke you have had or will ever have! Imagine that your outside of Casey’s Corner on a warm spring afternoon as the sun is just starting to set. We just set down with our Barbecue Slaw Dog and Mac & Cheese Dog, both with fries of course!

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BREAKING NEWS(SAD DAY): “Wishes” to be replaced with “Happily Ever After” at Magic Kingdom

It’s a sad day here at WDW Chronicle. It has been announced that “Wishes” will have its last show on May 11th! In its place will be “Happily Ever After,” a brand new show that will have fireworks, projections, and lasers. Watch the video above to get some behind the scenes and explanation of the new story. Here is an excerpt from the announcement by Disney Park Blog; The spectacular will inspire guests to seek out and find their own

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The History of “I’m going to Disney World!” Super Bowl celebration

Everyone has heard the famous phrase “I’m going to Disney World/Land” from a famous football player from the winning team of the Super Bowl, but have you ever wondered how it began? It began as a dinner conversation between Michael Eisner, his wife Jane, George Lucas, Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager. I’ll let Michael Eisner tell the story here; In January 1987, we were launching Disneyland’s Star Tours, an attraction based on Star Wars. After the ribbon-cutting ceremony, my wife, Jane, and

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PDD: Post Disney Depression

For some reason, the video you see above these words is soothing to me. Parents hiding from the sun during the heat of a Florida summer. The kids distracted from the same heat because they are fascinated by the water jumping from one pad to the next. I am filming this video, also distracted by the heat, fascinated by the fountains even though I am much older. This video is nothing to most people and definitely isn’t analyzed consciously like I have, but it

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Spaceship Earth: Why Build a Dome, When you can Build a Sphere

Before we get into the building of Spaceship Earth, go over to google.com and search for “geodesic sphere”, or easier yet, let me google that for you! What do you see? If you are like me you were looking at the results wondering if you had even googled the right term. You will see a lot of pages about geodesic domes, but that’s not what you want! Everyone builds geodesic domes, you even played on them as a kid in

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Animal Kingdom nighttime fun revealed!

No more 9 to 5 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! Coming this summer  you will be able to enjoy the Animal Kingdom like never before. Here are some of the things you will be able to do this summer: Rivers of Light: Although the new river show is delayed indefinitely it is still expected to debut this summer. On Discovery River you will see a new show like none other! Disney explains the show like this, “[Rivers of Light] combines never-before-seen DisneyNature footage,

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The Benefits of Staying at a Disney Resort

Planning a trip to Walt Disney World can be a very daunting task, especially if it is your first-time. There is a lot to consider when deciding to stay in a Disney resort or staying in a hotel outside of the world. After talking to quite a few people, it’s pretty clear that first-timers definitely grapple with this question and, I believe, end up not understanding the value of staying in a Disney resort. I can almost guarantee, I would have

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FastPass+ changes make it easier for guests to plan their day!

Over the weekend, Disney changed the FastPass+ options to give guests better flexibility in planning their day. Originally when you reserved your FastPasses using the My Disney Experience app or the planning website you had to choose three FastPasses at once and it had to be on a schedule that was given to you. Now, when reserving your FastPasses you can choose the time window you want and the attraction you want! Even better, you do not have to choose

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