Epcot’s Japan Pavilion: Thoughts and Links!

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Epcot’s Japan Pavilion is one of our favorite spots at Walt Disney World.

It’s a beautifully designed, peaceful area with great vistas, wonderful food, and some of the most attentive cast members at Disney.

A meal in the Japan Pavilion even became the highlight of our very first Disney Date Night, on our first trip to Walt Disney World as a family.

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The Japan Pavilion is also one of the best spots at Epcot to catch the Illuminations fireworks show! [Read more…]

Aloha, Mahalo, ‘Ohana: An Update on Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

IMG_2325-590x250On our first visit to the Poly back in 2011

The Polynesian Village Resort was our first family home-away-from-home at Walt Disney World. It was the perfect spot for me. I arrived a Walt Disney World skeptic and left a raving fan.

While we remain big fans of the Polynesian, the Poly has been in the midst of some major construction projects the last year or so, and we have not stayed there since our first visit.

We did stop by recently though to check out the changes, and provide our friends and clients an update on one of the most unique of the Walt Disney World resorts. [Read more…]