WDW Radio #589 – The Disney-MGM Studio Backlot in Burbank That Never Was

By Lou Mongello
Monday, May 25th, 2020 Comments Off on WDW Radio #589 – The Disney-MGM Studio Backlot in Burbank That Never Was

This week, we will look at one of the most interesting, unique, yet obscure, unbuilt Disney Parks – The Disney-MGM Studios Backlot in Burbank. That’s right, in the mid-80’s officials […]

WDW Radio #588 – Top Ten Countries We Would Add to World Showcase, History, Concepts, Lost Pavilions, and What May Be Next

By Lou Mongello
Monday, May 18th, 2020 Comments Off on WDW Radio #588 – Top Ten Countries We Would Add to World Showcase, History, Concepts, Lost Pavilions, and What May Be Next

This week, we visit World Showcase… the one that never was, and the one that might be. We will first look at the early history of the idea of bringing […]

WDW Radio #584 – The History of Disney’s Animal Kingdom – Concept, Reality, and Opening Day: Part 2

By Lou Mongello
Monday, April 20th, 2020 Comments Off on WDW Radio #584 – The History of Disney’s Animal Kingdom – Concept, Reality, and Opening Day: Part 2

We continue with our detailed look at the history of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Opening Day on April 22, 1998. We’ll explore what the opening day looked like, from ceremonies […]

WDW Radio #583 – The History of Disney’s Animal Kingdom – From Concept to Reality, Part 1

By Lou Mongello
Monday, April 13th, 2020 Comments Off on WDW Radio #583 – The History of Disney’s Animal Kingdom – From Concept to Reality, Part 1

On April 22, 1998, Disney’s Animal Kingdom opened its gates and instantly established itself as something very different, and definitely “NAHTAZU.” More importantly, the park’s opening represented a continuation of […]

WDW Tip of the Week: Finding Disney in Volo, Illinois

By Kathy Wicks
Sunday, January 12th, 2020 Comments Off on WDW Tip of the Week: Finding Disney in Volo, Illinois

A Walt Disney World vacation can be an overwhelming experience of sights and sounds, even for the most seasoned Guest. The magic of Disney storytelling and creativity immerse you in a world […]

WDW Tip of the Week: Finding Disney in Oshkosh, Wisconsin

By Kathy Wicks
Sunday, October 6th, 2019 Comments Off on WDW Tip of the Week: Finding Disney in Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Disney Parks can be an overwhelming experience of sights and sounds — even for the most seasoned Guest. With so much to see and do, it’s easy to miss the unique touches […]

Disney’s Musical Connection to Upstate New York

By Felicia & Sean
Friday, August 16th, 2019 Comments Off on Disney’s Musical Connection to Upstate New York

WDW Tip of the Week: Finding Disney in Streator, Illinois

By Kathy Wicks
Sunday, August 11th, 2019 Comments Off on WDW Tip of the Week: Finding Disney in Streator, Illinois

WDW Tip of the Week: Who is Gertie the Dinosaur?

By Kathy Wicks
Sunday, February 17th, 2019 Comments Off on WDW Tip of the Week: Who is Gertie the Dinosaur?

Walt Disney World can be an overwhelming experience of sights and sounds — even for the most seasoned Guest.  With so much to see and do, it’s easy to […]