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Disney’s Persian, Asian, & Venetian Resorts: Cancelled Seven Seas Hotels

Back when Walt Disney World opened in 1971, the two notable hotels on property were the Polynesian and Contemporary resorts by the Seven Seas Lagoon. Did you know there were plans for three more hotels, the Persian, Asian, and Venetian Resorts, that were ultimately never built? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! […]

How Long Would It Take to Watch Every DCOM?

How long would it take to watch every Disney Channel original movie? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My Disney Podcast! 🎧http://ttapodcast.com Follow me on Twitter! 📱http://www.Twitter.com/RobPlays

The Origin of Grad Nite at Disneyland

Grad Nite at the Disney Parks is a pastime. For decades students about to graduate from school have taken to the parks to celebrate. It’s created many memories for a countless number of youths and it was all born out of tragedy. New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My Disney Podcast! […]

How Did the Walt Disney World Marathon Begin?

If you add up the size of the four Walt Disney World theme parks, they come out to nearly 1000 acres. So it’s no wonder that with all that running around, people sometimes joke about it feeling like you’re running a marathon. However every year, for tens of thousands of people, it literally is running […]

How Much Would The Cinderella Castle Suite Cost for One Night?

How much is a night at the Cinderella Castle Suite in the Magic Kingdom worth? Some might say that you can’t put a price to the experience. It’s only ever given away as a contest prize or to VIPs as a gift. However, that doesn’t mean that there isn’t a value to a night at […]

The Rise and (Semi) Fall of The Disney Store

Have you been to a mall in the last 30 years? If so, odds are you’ve run into a Disney Store. These little slices of Disney were everywhere in the 1990s. Today? Not so much, and that’s because the Disney Store is a great example of how sometimes even a company like Disney can bite […]

Why was Disney-MGM Studios Renamed?

“It’ll always be MGM Studios to me!” It’s a common phrase we often hear from longtime Disney World fans who remember the days when Disney World’s third park, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, was called Disney-MGM Studios. But why was that it’s name to begin with, and why did it change? New here? Be sure to subscribe! […]

Westworld and Disney World: Bespoke Tourism

Will Disney World ever end up being like Westworld? I think the answer to that question will most likely be no, but I also think it’s not as crazy of a question as it sounds. New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Disney Podcast! 🎧http://ttapodcast.com Follow me on Twitter! 📱http://www.Twitter.com/RobPlays

Why Are There No Mosquitoes at Disney World?

Walt Disney World is smack dab in the middle of a swamp in a state that is, more or less, a big swamp itself. So with that in mind, why isn’t Walt Disney World swarming with mosquitoes? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My Disney History Book List! 📚https://www.robplays.com/books/ My Disney […]

Epcot’s Short-Lived Splashtacular

In the fall of 1993 Disney began to transform Epcot in an attempt to breath some new life into the rapidly aging theme park. Some of those changes would go on to be long lasting and remembered elements of Epcot. Others… not so much. Splashtacular at Epcot would ultimately fall into the latter category, and […]