Rob Plays

A Brief History of Rose Gold

Rose Gold. It’s seemingly everywhere these days. The Disney parks are especially going through a period of Rose Gold mania, but even outside of Disney the color is experiencing a new wave of popularity. So what is Rose Gold, where did it come from, and why is it so popular? New here? Be sure to […]

What is a Disney Weenie?

If you’re a fan of the Disney theme parks, you may have come across the term “weenie” before. If you’re not a fan of the Disney theme parks this video has probably already gotten a little weird for you. So what is a Disney Weenie and where did it come from? New here? Be sure […]

What Does a YEAR at Disney World Cost?

You may or may not have considered the question in the past, but how much would it actually cost to LIVE at Disney World for an entire year? What hotel would YOU want to live at for a year? Let me know! New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My Disney Podcast! […]

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 […]

Disney’s Boardwalk Resort: The Elephant in the Room

Today I want to talk about the elephant in the room when it comes to Disney’s Boardwalk Resort. And I mean the literal elephant in the room. When you enter the main lobby of the hotel and head over to the left, you can see a replica scale model of an elephant building. What is […]

Why is Walt Disney World So Expensive?

A Disney World vacation is no cheap matter. We’re reminded of that every year when ticket prices are regularly bumped up. It’s usually paired with a bunch of news articles about Disney becoming an increasingly expensive experience. However it wasn’t always that way. So why is Disney so expensive? Check out STORMING THE MAGIC KINGDOM! […]

Disney World’s Failed Surf Machine

In the summer of 1971, just months before it’s opening day, Disney installed a wave machine that would allow guests to surf in the Seven Seas Lagoon. By opening day it was already shut down. 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 (Visited 1 times, 1 […]

The Military’s Disney Hotel: Shades of Green

Shades of Green is one of the few unique resorts on Walt Disney World property that share the distinction of not actually being owned or operated by Disney themselves. However this resort isn’t owned by Hilton or Sheraton or Four Seasons. No, this resort is owned by the United States Department of Defense, and it […]

Disney Cruise History – The Big Red Boat and Premier Cruise Lines

This week we’re going to be taking a look at the origins of the Disney Cruise Line! But we’re not going to be talking about the Disney Dream or Fantasy or Wonder or Magic. No, we’re going to be talking about, that’s right, THE BIG RED BOAT. New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My […]