Disneyland’s Biggest Culture Shocks for a Walt Disney World Vet

By Blake Taylor
Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 Comments Off on Disneyland’s Biggest Culture Shocks for a Walt Disney World Vet

If you’ve been to Walt Disney World in Florida more times than you can count and finally want to make the trek out west to visit Disneyland in California, […]

WDW Radio # 537 – Native American Culture in the Disney Parks and Movies

By Lou Mongello
Monday, November 12th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 537 – Native American Culture in the Disney Parks and Movies

November is Native American Heritage Month, and this week, we’ll look at references to Native Americans in Walt Disney World, including their earliest beginnings in Disneyland. We’ll explore the history […]

WDW Radio # 536 – Adventures by Disney Backstage Magic Recap and Review

By Lou Mongello
Monday, November 5th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 536 – Adventures by Disney Backstage Magic Recap and Review

Adventure is out there… and sometimes it’s found in places we’ve visited before, and others we can only dream of seeing. Well, thanks to Adventures by Disney, we were recently […]

WDW Radio # 512 – Listener Email: Dining, Cruising, Extinct Attractions, Airfare, Disneyland, A Princess, and Figment

By Lou Mongello
Monday, March 5th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 512 – Listener Email: Dining, Cruising, Extinct Attractions, Airfare, Disneyland, A Princess, and Figment

This week, I’ll open up the inbox and answer your questions to help you next time you visit Walt Disney World. Topics include: Quiet places to dine in Walt Disney […]

WDW Radio # 504 – 2017 Disney Year in Review

By Lou Mongello
Sunday, December 31st, 2017 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 504 – 2017 Disney Year in Review

As we prepare to turn the page and look ahead to 2018, this week, we’re going to look back on the 2017 Disney Year in Review. From Walt Disney World […]

WDW Radio # 501 – 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Walt Disney

By Lou Mongello
Monday, November 27th, 2017 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 501 – 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Walt Disney

This week, we’re going to look at Walt Disney, the person, not the persona, as we explore some of the stories behind the storyteller with 10 Things You Didn’t Know […]

Tomorrowland Speedway: why we love it, hate it, and never understood its place in the future

By Kendall Foreman
Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 Comments Off on Tomorrowland Speedway: why we love it, hate it, and never understood its place in the future

Think back to your first visit to Walt Disney World.  How old were you?  A guest’s age at the time of their inaugural ride on any given attraction can drastically […]

Lou’s Inbox: Don’t Forget to Look Down

By K.S. Wicks
Thursday, August 17th, 2017 Comments Off on Lou’s Inbox: Don’t Forget to Look Down

Lou’s email inbox is often full to overflowing with questions from listeners. As such, he has enlisted the WDW Radio Blog writers to assist him in answering some of […]

WDW Radio # 492 – Disney’s Haunted Mansion: History, Secrets and Stories

By Lou Mongello
Monday, August 14th, 2017 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 492 – Disney’s Haunted Mansion: History, Secrets and Stories

The story of how Walt Disney’s first idea for a haunted house in Disneyland came to become the legendary Haunted Mansion is a long, circuitous one, and reads like a […]