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Epcot World Showcase: Morocco Pavilion

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In 1777, the Kingdom of Morocco was the first country to officially recognize the United States of America as an independent nation. It is only befitting, then, that Walt Disney World’s Epcot honor the United States’ oldest friend with a Pavilion fit for a king. A framed replica of His Majesty Mohamed III’s correspondence with [...]

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Epcot World Showcase: France Pavilion

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Epcot World Showcase’s France Pavilion is a must-stop photo op. Showcasing La Belle Epoque of France, or Beautiful Age (1850 to 1900), this Pavilion, like the city after which it is modeled—Paris, is one of the most aesthetic on the World Showcase. Signature mansard roofs and dormers, elegant parks complete with hedge maze, and welcoming [...]

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Epcot’s American Adventure Show

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about the American Adventure Show at Epcot? In order to maintain story integrity, no subject matter predating the invention of the camera is presented in (staged) photography or film at the American Adventure show at Epcot’s American Adventure Pavilion. (Via Imagineering Field Guide to Epcot) get [...]

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Epcot World Showcase: Japan Pavilion

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Each Pavilion around Epcot’s World Showcase is unique to the nation it represents. Some, such as the France Pavilion, present bustling cities, shops, and society. Others, such as the Japan Pavilion, blend nature and architecture into an equally exquisite experience. Here, earth and water, symbolizing in Japanese culture the long life of the earth and [...]

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Epcot Biergarten Brats

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Epcot Beirgarten’s Brats? 26.2 miles of bratwurst are served every 60 days at the Biergarten restaurant in the Germany pavilion at Epcot. That, for those who don’t know, is the length of a marathon! And if you ate that many, you might need to run [...]

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Epcot World Showcase: The Norway Pavilion

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Epcot’s Norway Pavilion is an authentic, picturesque piece of Scandinavian scenery. When designing the World Showcase, Disney Imagineers desired to capture each country’s unique spirit. Norway’s seafaring heritage, folklore, and distinctive architecture are magnificently displayed in the Pavilion’s use of natural materials, Norse décor, and village atmosphere. The Pavilion pulls from different locales around Norway. [...]

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Alfredo a la Epcot, with Special Guest Tricia from Return to Disney

While I’m away at SeaWorld Orlando today, our very special Guest, Tricia from Return to Disney, is stopping by with a recipe inspired by a restaurant that used to be located at Epcot’s Italy Pavilion. I personally cannot wait to try this out, because Alfredo is a favorite dish of my two younger children! Please [...]

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Epcot World Showcase: The Italy Pavilion

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Let’s leave Future World for now and venture on to Epcot’s World Showcase. This is one place in the World where I personally could spend days on end without growing weary. Each Pavilion is so packed with cultural treasure, I feel I will never be able to take it all in. And it’s a prime [...]

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Universe of Energy

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Did you know today’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Epcot’s Universe of Energy? The roof of Epcot’s Universe of Energy is covered with two acres of photovoltaic cells, which provides 15% of the power needed to run the attraction inside. There are 80,000 cells producing a peak output of about 70,000 watts of direct current, [...]

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Epcot: Innoventions East

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Photo property of Disney Parks Epcot’s Future World East focuses on natural sciences and industrial technology. Ellen’s Universe of Energy Pavilion takes Guests on an entertaining journey through the history of energy sources and presents options for the future. Mission: Space uses NASA-grade centrifuge technology to replicate the physical sensations of space travel. And Test [...]

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Make a Splash this Summer at SeaWorld Camps

MAKE A SPLASH WITH SEAWORLD CAMPS Get Up-Close Animal Experiences at SeaWorld Orlando Looking to expand interests this summer for [...]

Epcot World Showcase: Morocco Pavilion

Epcot Morocco Pavilion http://www.magicalmouseschoolhouse.com

In 1777, the Kingdom of Morocco was the first country to officially recognize the United States of America as an [...]

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MALEFICENT’s Elle Fanning Visits Disneyland

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Actress Elle Fanning, who plays the iconic role of Aurora in Disney Studios’ upcoming live-action film, MALEFICENT, recently visited Disneyland [...]

Epcot World Showcase: France Pavilion

Epcot France http://www.magicalmouseschoolhouse.com

Epcot World Showcase’s France Pavilion is a must-stop photo op. Showcasing La Belle Epoque of France, or Beautiful Age (1850 [...]

Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Epcot’s American Adventure Show

American Adventure show http://www.magicalmouseschoolhouse.com

Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about the American Adventure Show at Epcot? In order to maintain [...]