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Follow The Princess and the Frog to New Orleans in Disney Contest

Did you know the Fleur de Lis is the icon of New Orleans? When you follow Princess Tiana’s magic trip through the bayou, you could win a “Princess and the Frog”-inspired trip to the crescent city itself. The friendly folks … Continue reading

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Starbucks Grounds First Location in Downtown Disney Orlando

The flavors of Seattle have finally arrived at Walt Disney World’s most popular shopping marketplace. Starbucks has opened the first, and smaller, of two locations at Downtown Disney. This location is located on the marketplace side attached to the World … Continue reading

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What’s Behind The Disney Parks Ticket Price Increase

As they say on ABC’s hit show “Once Upon A Time,” magic has a price. If the magic you want to experience is one of Disney’s theme parks, that price has just increased… again. This time with tax and fees … Continue reading

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Transformers: The Ride Begins Soft Openings at Universal Studios Florida

Today was the first day Optimus Prime was revealed atop his perch on the new Transformers: The Ride – 3D at Universal Studios Florida. Autobot leader Optimus Prime stands guard at 28 feet tall and weighs nearly nine tons, beckoning … Continue reading

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Gay Days Bringing Tourism Dollars to Orlando This Week

At a time when the summer season is still just getting started, Gay Days is a welcome boost to Orlando’s tourism industry bringing over 150,000 Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transexual guests and their families to Central Florida. The annual event … Continue reading

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