We had some friends visiting Walt Disney World resort this last week and they invited us to share a few nights in their room at the Art of Animation (The Lion King building in this case). Among the various flyers and handbooks you expect to… Read More »Gondola Construction Alert for Resort Guests
Work has started preparing the construction sites for the new Disney Skyliner – a gondola transportation system that will connect EPCOT’s International Gateway to Disney’s Hollywood Studios along with Pop Century, Art of Animation, Caribbean Beach, and the still to come Riviera DVC resort. I… Read More »WDW Gondola project now official – meet the Disney Skyliner
It’s official. Disney’s pocket government in Florida, the Reedy Creek Water District, has filed paperwork confirming plans to build a three lines, six station, Aerial Tramway, also known as a gondola system. The system will connect Disney’s Hollywood Studios to EPCOT with additional lines to… Read More »Confirmed: Disney building Gondola aerial transportation system
Disney World has moved a step closer to building the unannounced Aerial tramway (aka Gondola) system we discussed before. Last week permits were filed (dug up again by the folks on WDWMagic’s forums) for foundation and building infrastructure at the six main locations of the… Read More »Aerial Gondola transportation system one step closer to construction at Walt Disney World.
We first wrote about an aerial tram network of gondolas as a possible solution for Walt Disney World’s transportation woes back in January 2013. Despite some comments, our suggestion was 100% serious (okay, maybe about 87% serious). But now some internet sleuths think they’ve found… Read More »Disney files permits for possible aerial tramway of gondolas
In the past we’ve done our share of speculation for how Disney World could fix its transportation woes. What if I told you there was a solution that would cost the resort less than $50 million to build. That’s about half the cost of the… Read More »Proposal: A Solution to Walt Disney World’s Transportation Problems