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Earl of Sandwich in Disney Springs

After visiting the Earl of Sandwich in Las Vegas, I had to check out the Earl of Sandwich in Disney Springs. Since we were on the Disney Dining Plan, we used our quick service meal here so we could get a [...]

July 24, 2016 Disney Springs, Sandwich

Be Our Guest: Beauty & The Beast Themed Restaurant

Be Our Guest is one of the most highly sought after restaurants in Magic Kingdom at Disney World. Getting dinner reservations is nearly impossible unless you book well in advance. We got our travel agent to book it for us [...]

July 23, 2016 American, Kid Friendly, Magic Kingdom, Two Beakers

Finding Croissant Doughnuts in Epcot

Walking around Epcot, you can’t help but look at the different kiosks to see the different snack options. Strolling along Epcot, I spotted Croissant Doughnuts at the Refreshment Port. Using my dining plan, I grabbed the Croissant Doughnut tossed in cinnamon sugar. [...]

July 14, 2016 American, Dessert, Epcot

Le Cellier: Canadian Cuisine in Epcot

Le Cellier Steakhouse is a top restaurant in Epcot and reservations are highly recommended as they are always packed. The restaurant has savour tender steaks, fresh seafood, cheesy poutine fries and other regional cuisine inspired by the provinces of Canada. [...]

July 11, 2016 Canadian, Epcot, Kid Friendly, Steakhouse, Three Beakers

Cool Zone: Finding Free Drinks at Epcot

At the Walt Disney World Parks, buying cold drinks is pretty expensive. Since the Summer’s are so hot, sometimes fountain water isn’t going to cut it. Head over to the Club Cool area to sample international sodas from Coca-Cola near Innoventions West [...]

July 10, 2016 Epcot, travel

Finding Dole Whip in Disney World

There are 4 places to find the beloved Dole Whip in Disney World. Dole Whip is a non-dairy soft serve. You can get it in a cup or as a Pineapple float. It’s very popular and has a cult-like following. It was [...]

June 29, 2016 Animal Kingdom, Blizzard Beach, Dessert, Magic Kingdom, Polynesian Resort, travel

Jungle Cruise in Magic Kingdom: Review

The Jungle Cruise is a short scenic boat tour inside Magic Kingdom’s Adventureland. You get to explore the rivers of Asia, Africa and South America all in under 10 minutes. FastPass+ is offered here, but we didn’t end up getting [...]

June 22, 2016 Magic Kingdom, travel

It’s a Small World in Magic Kingdom: Review

It’s a Small World is a classic Disney ride at all Disney Parks around the world. This is one of the longer rides lasting 12 – 15 minutes, where you are on a boat traveling around the world. There are [...]

June 19, 2016 Magic Kingdom, travel

Peter Pan’s Flight in Magic Kingdom Park: Review

Peter Pan’s Flight is one of the rides that most people are getting FastPass+ for. After looking at some sites, I decided to get a FastPass+ before coming here. The wait was 65 minutes and it seemed pretty crazy for [...]

June 18, 2016 Magic Kingdom, travel

Mission: SPACE at Epcot with Intense Training

Inside EPCOT, there’s not a lot of rides compared to the other Disney World Parks, but one of the interesting rides we went on was Mission: SPACE.  Seems pretty fun and FastPass+ is offered. When you walk in, there are 2 [...]

June 17, 2016 Epcot, travel

Funnel Cake Cart: Disney World

There are a few places in Disney World to get Funnel Cakes: Epcot World Showcase (American Pavilion) Disney’s Boardwalk Funnel Cakes are a popular snack at carnival and theme parks in America. You really can’t leave without getting one. I went [...]

June 16, 2016 American, Dessert, Epcot, snack

Beer Selection in Epcot Japan Pavilion

Right in the centre of the Japan Pavilion in Epcot World Showcase, you can get some Japanese beer on tap, also the infamous Frozen Kirin Beer. I’ve had this before in Vancouver, but I really didn’t enjoy frozen beer. Anything [...]

June 15, 2016 Brewery, Epcot, Japanese

Weinkellar: German Wine Tasting in Epcot

What did we do in the German pavilion in Epcot? Instead of having German beer, we did a wine tasting at Weinkellar. Blasphemy right? This space was heavily air-conditioned, which perhaps contributed us to staying inside a bit more. M [...]

June 14, 2016 Epcot, German

Churros and Mickey Pretzels at Magic Kingdom

Walking around Magic Kingdom in Frontierland, we stopped by this cart for a quick snack. Since we had the Disney dining plan, we were entitled to one snack each per day. I was originally looking for a cart with Turkey [...]

June 13, 2016 American, Dessert, Kid Friendly, Magic Kingdom, snack

Tangierine Cafe: Morocco in Epcot’s World Showcase

Take a stroll into Tangierine Café, where it reminds me of Aladdin. It is located in the Morocco area of Epcot’s World Showcase. If you’re lucky, you might be able to spot Aladdin and Jasmine close by. This quick service restaurant [...]

June 11, 2016 Epcot, Kid Friendly, lunch, Three Beakers

Liberty Tree Tavern: New England Themed Buffet in Magic Kingdom

Liberty Tree Tavern is located in Liberty Square inside Magic Kingdom. We made reservations ahead of time with our travel agent so we were guaranteed a spot to the restaurants that we wanted to check out. They do all you can eat [...]

June 10, 2016 Buffet, Kid Friendly, Magic Kingdom, Three Beakers

Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe: Magic Kingdom

We were in Magic Kingdom Park and needed to find a good quick service restaurant as part of our Disney meal plan, so we went to Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe in Frontierland. It was highly recommended as [...]

June 9, 2016 Disney World, Magic Kingdom, Quick Service

Teppan Edo: Japanese Teppanyaki in Epcot

Right after we got out of the airport and checked into the Disney Resort, we made our way to Epcot to catch our dinner reservations at Teppan Edo. We had a little time to kill, so we walked around Japan Town [...]

June 7, 2016 Epcot, Japanese