Step into The Legend of Captain Jack Sparrow this fall at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

James James | May 4, 2012

Earlier this week, Disney Parks Blog announced the long rumored replacement for the Prince Caspian exhibit at Hollywood Studios: The Legend of Captain Jack Sparrow. Opening Fall 2012, this exhibit will take Disney World guests into the world of the four Pirates of the Caribbean films. But what makes this different than your run of Read More

Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar opens at Epcot

James James | May 2, 2012

Epcot’s Italy pavilion got a major boost in the dining department when Tutto Italia reopened with a new addition: the Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar. Tutto Gusto offers a unique Disney World dining experience featuring over 200 wines, a variety of Italian small plates, and desserts all in a cozy and relaxing atmosphere. Tutto Italia and Read More

Redesigned Test Track to take guests into the world of digital design later this year.

James James | April 30, 2012

At last week’s “What’s New, What’s Next at Walt Disney World” presentation, Walt Disney Imagineering unveiled some of their plans for the upcoming revamp of the popular Epcot attraction, Test Track. The world of automotive design has migrated to the digital realm since Test Track debuted in 1999, which left the attraction feeling a bit Read More

Video Preview: Disney World’s Art of Animation Resort

James James | April 27, 2012

We’re a little over a month away from The Art of Animation, Walt Disney World’s newest Value Resort, from opening. As we reported last month, Disney’s Art of Animation’s Finding Nemo wing, the first of four wings, will open on May 31st. This video gives a preview of the exteriors and interiors of this bright Read More

Starbucks coming to Walt Disney World

James James | April 23, 2012

Great news! Soon you’ll be able to get your “venti, non-fat, iced caramel macchiatio, no whip” while inside the parks! The long-rumored arrival of Starbucks to Disney World is coming true. Disney Parks Blog announced this morning that the first of six locations will open this June on Buena Vista Street at the soon-to-be rebooted Read More

Orange Bird returns to Walt Disney World!

James James | April 19, 2012

A little bit of Disney World history returned to the Magic Kingdom this week. In a small ceremony on Tuesday morning, Disney and D23 representatives announced the return of the Orange Bird to Sunshine Tree Terrace in Adventureland. The Orange Bird was originally created by Disney for the Florida Citrus Commission, one of the first Read More

Friday the 13th Face Off: Tower of Terror vs. Haunted Mansion

James James | April 13, 2012

If your cadaverous pallor betrays an aura of foreboding today, it’s for good reason. Today is Friday the 13th, a day associated with creeps, chills, and scares. In honor of the spooky occasion, Guide2WDW is pitting Disney World’s two creepiest attractions against one another to find out which should hold the title of scariest attraction Read More

Celebrity Guests announced for Walt Disney World’s Star Wars Weekends 2012

James James | April 8, 2012

If you are a Star Wars fanatic visiting Disney World in May and June, these are the actors you’re looking for. Disney Parks Blog has announced which Star Wars celebrities will be appearing throughout May and June at Walt Disney World’s Star Wars weekends. Taking place each Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from May 18 to Read More

A Sneak Peek at Walt Disney World’s Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar

James James | April 8, 2012

If you’ve visited the Italy Pavilion at Epcot recently, you’ve noticed that Tutto Italia has been boxed off behind construction walls. However, come early May, the popular eatery will reopen to Walt Disney World guests with a major addition: Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar. Disney Parks Blog revealed an artist’s rendering of the new layout of Read More

Disney CEO Bob Iger: Disney World’s Avatar Land might open by 2015

James James | March 19, 2012

At last week’s Walt Disney Company’s shareholder meeting, CEO Bob Iger revealed an interesting tid-bit about the future of Walt Disney World. Iger, shown above with Jim Cameron from last year’s WDW Avatar Land announcement, said that “in all likelihood, we’re not going to open up Avatar Land until some time in 2015.” Disney’s CEO Read More