france

Disney+ reducing bandwidth as it launches in Europe

Disney’s streaming service Disney+ will be Launching in many European nations this week, but it has agreed to reduce the bandwidth by at least 25% to help reduce internet congestion. Additionally, Disney will postpone the launch of the service in France following a request of… Read More »Disney+ reducing bandwidth as it launches in Europe

Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure construction progress in Epcot

Last week we stopped by the International Gateway of Epcot to check in on the progress of a major expansion to the France pavilion. Epcot is opening a ride based on Pixar’s popular French cooking inspired film Ratatouille – Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure. A very similar… Read More »Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure construction progress in Epcot

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France Circa 1890-1900

Disney pledges $5 Million to support Notre-Dame Cathedral rebuilding

This week marked a devastating fire that severely damaged one of the world’s most historic architectural landmarks which stands at the literal and figurative heart of Paris, France – The Notre-Dame Cathedral. Today The Walt Disney Company announced it will contribute $5 million in aid… Read More »Disney pledges $5 Million to support Notre-Dame Cathedral rebuilding

L’Artisan des Glaces Now Serving Deliciousness in EPCOT’s France

You have a new place to satisfy your sweet tooth in EPCOT. L’Artisan des Glaces is a new artisan ice cream and sorbet shop in the France pavilion. It features 16 yummy flavors, all made in-house with fresh ingredients. For grown-up tastes, you can even ask for a shot of liquor on top – served in a martini glass.

00-artisan-glace-1
The entrance is on a ramp that leads into the old bakery door.

00-artisan-glace-4
Some more new signage in the area.Read More »L’Artisan des Glaces Now Serving Deliciousness in EPCOT’s France

Disneyland Paris looks for money for improvements

While it is frequently mentioned as the most beautiful of the Disney theme parks, Disneyland Paris is also a financial mess. Overbuilt hotels at its launch and some poor planning over the years saddled it with a debt load it has never quite been able… Read More »Disneyland Paris looks for money for improvements

Preview Winnie The Pooh Soundtrack

Parlez Vous Francais? Non? Well even if you don’t speak French, you can still enjoy a sneak peak of the Soundtrack to the new Winnie The Pooh Movie. But hurry, it will only be available until April 11th. To get the preview you’ll have to… Read More »Preview Winnie The Pooh Soundtrack