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Downtown Disney Marketplace Co-Op Walking Tour

Last weekend I went on a brief walking tour of the new Marketplace Co-Op in Downtown Disney Orlando. This location will serve as a testing ground for new store concepts for Disney. If it is popular, a concept could eventually … Continue reading

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Downtown Disney to Disney Springs July 2014 Construction Update

Downtown Disney is in the middle of a transformation that will see it change its name to Disney Springs and add additional dining and shopping options. The first major new area to open will be “The Landing” in 2015, but … Continue reading

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Magic Kingdom Central Plaza Construction Update – May 2014

The central plaza, or hub, at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World is undergoing a significant update. The updated core of the park will have more of a garden like setting, with ample walking space to navigate around parades … Continue reading

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Time-Lapse Video of Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Construction

Walt Disney Imagineering is famous for their project documentation. The archives are full of great concept art, construction photos, and documentation from most of the major builds over the last 50+ years. But my favorite of these has to be … Continue reading

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Disney Springs “The Landing” – New Shopping and Dining District Opening in 2015

Among the many things announced by Walt Disney World yesterday, was the first new area of Downtown Disney to open as part of its transformation into Disney Springs. “The Landing” will be set by the water front and feature nationally … Continue reading

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