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Walt Disney World Golf courses remain open to guests

While it’s true that all of Disney’s theme parks, resorts, and Disney Springs locations have shut-down, as have most of the the third party operators on property, there is one Disney property where you can find a dose of pixie dust… the Walt Disney World… Read More »Walt Disney World Golf courses remain open to guests

lululemon Opening location at Disney Springs

Trendy active lifestyle brand lululemon is bringing is lines of lifestyle and athletic apparel for yoga, running, and fitness enthusiasts to Disney Springs in 2020. The store offers clothing for both men and women along with accessories to support the lifestyle. The announcement was made… Read More »lululemon Opening location at Disney Springs

Popular Chicago Hot Dog Diner Portillo’s coming to Disney World area

If you’ve spent any time in Chicago you’ve probably heard of Portillo’s. What began as Dick Portillo’s “The Dog House” hot dog stand in 1963, has grown into a restaurant chain with more than 60 locations across several stages. The company has announced it will… Read More »Popular Chicago Hot Dog Diner Portillo’s coming to Disney World area

Honeymooners Check In to Walt Disney World

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Facebook has released the top places honeymooning couples check into. Like others celebrating a big event, newlyweds share the moment on Facebook and then check in at their honeymoon destination of choice. Facebook crunched the numbers and then compiled the top honeymoon places for couples who married in 2014. Lake Buena Vista (aka Walt Disney World) clicks in at number 10.

Walt Disney World offers an enchanting playground for honeymooners with its fun-filled theme parks, world-class dining and Broadway-style entertainment. Frankly, I’m a little surprised it isn’t higher on the list.

The complete list of top destinations in the US for honeymooners is below the jump:

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Downtown Disney becoming Disney Springs – Construction Update – September 2014

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Walt Disney World’s Downtown Disney is in the middle of transforming into a larger complex to be called Disney Springs. The first area to open will be called “The Landing” and that’s where the majority of construction is taking place right now. However there are lots of other projects in and around the site.

The first of two parking garages is getting closer to being finished with some decoration going up on one side and access ramps appearing and the first signs of the off ramp from the I-4 Freeway also appearing. There’s also a lot of construction on the roads leading into and out of the area too.

Here’s the latest video with a look around the shopping and dining area construction

For those who can’t watch video, there is a huge gallery of photos below the jump:

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