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WHAT TO EAT, DRINK AND SEE AT EPCOT FLOWER & GARDEN FESTIVAL.

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Festival time is undoubtedly when Disney World's Epcot truly shines. This season (through May 29), the Flower & Garden Festival adds a splash of color along with food, wine, beer, and cocktail samples inspired as much by nature as by the cuisines of World Showcase's countries. Food booths, referred to as "outdoor kitchens," line World Showcase. Ea[...]

TOP 10 SHOPPING SPOTS INSIDE DISNEY SPRINGS.

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Formerly known as Downtown Disney, the no-ticket-required 5th "theme park" at Disney World in Orlando has recently been re-imagined as a shopping and dining destination, known as Disney Springs. In the spot where once stood simply an expanse of concrete parking is now Town Center, one of three areas filled with retail, restaurants, and unique attractions lik[...]

AN INSIDER'S GUIDE TO MICKEY MOUSE'S NOT SO SCARY HALLOWEEN PARTY.

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Two fantasies linger from my childhood: a day at Disney World with no lines for the rides, and unlimited candy. Both are sated once a year at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. I’m not sure who came up with the rule that only children could trick-or-treat. Face it, most of them don’t even appreciate Snickers. So we can all be grateful to Disney World [...]

8 LUXURY EXPERIENCES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD.

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If a family vacation to Disney World has you dreading horrifically long lines for ridiculously short rides, meals consisting largely of burgers and fries, and endless screaming children, think again. Disney offers a multitude of practically perfect, luxurious experiences that whisk you away from the masses and let you enjoy the finer side of the Mouse. &n[...]