Disney After Hours event at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 Comments Off on Disney After Hours event at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Last night, I was invited by Disney to attend the Disney After Hours event at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. I have previously attended the after hours event in Magic Kingdom, but […]

WDW Radio # 510 – Live Review of Nomad Lounge in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

By Lou Mongello
Monday, February 19th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 510 – Live Review of Nomad Lounge in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

This week, I invite you to come with me on a journey that will take us through a globetrotting adventure… in a single location. Join me on the oh-so-very-comfortable couch […]

“The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic,” The Show Disney History Will Forget

By Blake Taylor
Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 Comments Off on “The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic,” The Show Disney History Will Forget

Recent additions make Disney’s Animal Kingdom an all-day experience, but one important step in its transformation will be an overlooked footnote in the epic tale of this park. It all ends happily, […]

WDW Radio # 484 – Pandora – The World of Avatar Review

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 484 – Pandora – The World of Avatar Review

    After nearly 6 years since the announcement was made that Disney and James Cameron would be bringing Pandora – The World of Avatar to life, it opened this […]

Walt Disney World POP! Quiz – Kilimanjaro Safaris Answers

By Erin Stough
Friday, April 28th, 2017 Comments Off on Walt Disney World POP! Quiz – Kilimanjaro Safaris Answers

1. Kilimanjaro Safaris offers the chance to see an amazing array of animal species. About how many different wildlife species call the Harambe Wildlife Reserve home? A. 34 – […]

Walt Disney World POP! Quiz – Kilimanjaro Safaris

By Erin Stough
Friday, April 21st, 2017 Comments Off on Walt Disney World POP! Quiz – Kilimanjaro Safaris

On April 22nd we celebrate Earth Day, a time to reflect on our carbon footprint, mediate over nature, and take action to persevere our quickly dwindling natural world. Earth […]

Defining Disney’s Animal Kingdom in its Most Pivotal Moment Ever

By Blake Taylor
Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 Comments Off on Defining Disney’s Animal Kingdom in its Most Pivotal Moment Ever

I worked at Disney’s Animal Kingdom when it was open at night for the first time in its history. Gone were the days of 5pm closings. Here was the dawn of […]

WDW Radio # 481 – Beastly Kingdom – The Walt Disney World That Never Was

By Lou Mongello
Monday, April 17th, 2017 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 481 – Beastly Kingdom – The Walt Disney World That Never Was

Long before anyone ever dreamed of Pandora: The World of Avatar, or even Camp Minnie-Mickey at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, original plans for Walt Disney World’s fourth theme park included an […]

AVATAR: DISCOVER PANDORA Exhibition Launches World Tour Dec. 7

By Lou Mongello
Monday, September 19th, 2016 2 Comments »

Spectacular New Interactive Attraction Will Showcase the Science and Technology of the Amazing Environments and Creatures of Pandora Tickets on Sale at avatardiscoverpandora.com Glendale, Calif. [September 19, 2016] — AVATAR: Discover […]