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Plancha at the Four Seasons Resort Walt Disney World

November 11, 2014 at 3:00 am | 2 Comments

This past week I tried out Plancha, a Cuban-American cuisine restaurant inside the new Tranquilo Golf Club at the Four Seasons at WDW. The location of the restaurant is inside the former clubhouse of Disney’s…

Posted in Features


Delusion Haunted Play is an Engrossing Masterpiece of Interactive Theatre

November 11, 2014 at 2:00 am | 5 Comments

Suspension of disbelief is a necessary element for any theatrical experience.  More to the point, it is invaluable to have when trying to create something scary. If an audience does not feel fully invested in…

Posted in Features, In the Parks


Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #115 – Universal Studios Japan

November 11, 2014 at 12:01 am | 2 Comments

We step away from our usual coverage of the U.S theme parks and take a trip over to Japan to talk about Universal Studios Japan and the New Wizarding World of Harry Potter that opened…


Holidays soft-launch at Disneyland as Hiro and Baymax arrive in Tomorrowland

November 10, 2014 at 5:05 am | 69 Comments

The holidays soft-launched at Disneyland over the weekend, bringing most of Disneyland’s big holidays season online for park guests. With the holidays officially launching this Thursday, November 13, we’ve got a full update today filling…


Mousetalgia Podcast 316: WDI’s Spirit Photography, Fantasmic reservations

November 10, 2014 at 1:00 am | 2 Comments

Imagineering develops Spirit Photography for the Magic Kingdom’s Haunted Mansion gift shop, and we have an exclusive interview about the project. Mousetalgia welcomes Imagineers Jim Clark, Brian Crosby, and Daniel Joseph to the show to…


Ratatouille Land Lights Up Disneyland Paris Resort

November 09, 2014 at 3:00 am | 7 Comments

Alain Littaye of the Disney and more blog brings us photos of the scenic area surrounding the Ratatouille attraction at the Disneyland Paris Resort – this time after dark. The new area shows off the…


Big Hero 6 Meet and Greet at Disneyland

November 09, 2014 at 2:00 am | 14 Comments

MiceChat staffer, Bob Hooper, visited the new Big Hero 6 meet and greet located in the old Tomorrowland Starcade on Friday. While he loved Baymax and thought the meet and greet was cute, the Fastpass…

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The Sweep Spot Episode 141 The History of The Disneyland Hotel

November 09, 2014 at 12:46 am | 9 Comments

In this episode we take a look back at the long history of The Disneyland Hotel. This hotel has gone through so many changes over the years, with great additions, and some things we miss…

Posted in The Sweep Spot


Hong Kong Disneyland Hotels

November 08, 2014 at 3:00 am | 7 Comments

In today’s article, we take a trip to Hong Kong Disneyland. Micechatter Toby Johnson was kind enough to share his photos and report on his holiday. Toby has prepared a two part series for us.…


Jeff and George Review Maleficent and Planes: Fire & Rescue

November 08, 2014 at 1:00 am | 14 Comments

George: Disney has two big releases this week, both for vastly different audiences. The first one we’ll look at is Maleficent, the blockbuster re-telling of the story of Sleeping Beauty with a heavy focus on…


Knotts Berry Farm Goes From Scary to Merry

November 07, 2014 at 3:00 am | 28 Comments

The scariest time of year has suddenly become the merriest at Knott’s Berry Farm.  Yes, all of the monsters have gone home for the season and now Santa’s elves are getting everything ready for a…

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Disney Avenue Podcast – The Rolly Crump Interview

November 07, 2014 at 12:01 am | 5 Comments

On this episode of the Disney Avenue Podcast, host Keith Michael Mahne and Dusty Sage team up for another amazing interview with the one and only Rolly Crump! Words may not fully describe this man, but…


The Legend of Captain Jack Sparrow

November 06, 2014 at 9:46 pm | 3 Comments

Yester Studios has its own state-of-art Pirates of the Caribbean attraction. It’s The Legend of Captain Jack Sparrow—the attraction that’s based on a Disney movie franchise that’s based on an attraction.   Read the full…


Dining with Food Allergies – Olivia’s at Walt Disney World’s Old Key West

November 06, 2014 at 3:00 am | 1 Comment

Being locals here in Orlando, we are fortunate enough to dine on Disney property quite often.  We go for the food, not the entertainment or characters, and we have our favorite spots that are usually…


Marvelous Marvel – The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Part 2

November 06, 2014 at 3:00 am | 3 Comments

Welcome back to our series on the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. If you are catching this story mid-stream, you can start from the beginning HERE. The television show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (AoS) had introduced a number…

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Window To The Magic Podcast: A Summer Stroll at Epcot – Part 1

November 06, 2014 at 12:01 am | No Comments

It’s November… and that means its time for a summertime stroll through Epcot with Jeremiah. Recorded back in August, this 2-part stroll through Epcot features several attractions and many of the sounds that you’d hear…


Dateline Disney World – Christmas Rapidly Arriving at the Magic Kingdom

November 05, 2014 at 3:00 am | 17 Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’re touring the Magic Kingdom and getting ready for the holiday season. We’d also like to invite you to a very special event in Disney’s master-planned…


Disneyland, A Great Holiday Escape

November 05, 2014 at 2:00 am | 20 Comments

With Halloween behind us and the holidays before us, I have to ask. . . How do we feel? The Holidays mean many different things to so many people. I’d like to think that for…

Posted in Features, Terri Hardin


From the Haunted Mansion to Knott’s Scary Farm: 11 Haunt Podcasts from Halloween 2014

November 05, 2014 at 12:01 am | 4 Comments

For the past six years the Season Pass Podcast has been bringing Halloween and Haunt audio to thousands of listeners.  As for 2014, our coverage can only be explained as Gigantic!  Enormous!  Incredibly Packed!!  We went BIG for Halloween this…


Miceage Disneyland Update – The Bridge To Nowhere

November 04, 2014 at 3:00 am | 104 Comments

Disneyland has just finished another very successful Halloween Time season, with sell-out crowds for Mickey’s Halloween Parties and peak hotel occupancy keeping the parks jammed with locals and tourists alike. There will be two short…