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10 Amazingly Beautiful “Secret” Spots Around Disney World

Fort Wilderness Trails

4. Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground Beach and Trails The forest awaits you at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground, beckoning you to put on your walking shoes and explore. The truly neat thing about this resort is that it seems so far removed from the often chaotic pace of the Disney Parks, when in actuality it’s a short boat ride ...

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10 Amazingly Beautiful “Secret” Spots Around Disney World

Belle Bue Lounge

3. Boardwalk’s Belle Vue Lounge Balcony This is one of those locations that you would swear nobody knows about. I’ve never had to share this space with other people (other than my husband and/or friends) and have many a time enjoyed a drink or two while looking over the Boardwalk’s beautiful and meticulously landscaped courtyard. This often overlooked lounge which ...

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10 Amazingly Beautiful “Secret” Spots Around Disney World

Aunt Polly's Gazebo

2. Tom Sawyer Island-Aunt Polly’s Gazebo, Magic Kingdom Tom Sawyer Island is a rustic hideaway that can oftentimes feel uninhabited. Getting “lost” amongst the dark caves, exploring the forts, and navigating the playgrounds remains a wonderfully vivid childhood memory for me. Despite the passing of time, much of Tom Sawyer Island remains untouched and unchanged, allowing for the nostalgia to ...

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10 Amazingly Beautiful “Secret” Spots Around Disney World

You know that moment when you stumble upon a hidden and empty Disney World alcove and you look around you, realizing with certainty that you are the first and only one to have ever stepped foot onto those grounds? You sit down, close your eyes in giddy delight, and vow to never, ever tell another soul about your secret Disney ...

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10 Amazingly Beautiful “Secret” Spots Around Disney World

Sky Way Bridge

1. Contemporary Resort Grand Concourse Balcony/Bay Lake Tower Sky Way Bridge There’s a lot going on at this 4th floor Contemporary Resort hotspot from food to shopping to a fun arcade. With the addition of Bay Lake Tower in 2009, a bridge was built to connect the two resorts along with an outdoor patio/balcony on the north end of the ...

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10 Amazingly Beautiful “Secret” Spots Around Disney World

Narcooses

7. Narcoossee’s Waterfront Verandah One of my favorite dining locations on Disney property is Narcoossee’s, located on the water at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa. Exclusive to patrons of this signature dining establishment, a waterfront wrap-around verandah borders the waters of the Seven Seas Lagoon, giving you a perfectly perfect view of Cinderella Castle. Because this space is designated ...

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Top 10 Unique Dining Experiences at Walt Disney World

Trex Cafe

Walt Disney World—not known for doing things “half way”—takes the everyday, standard dining experience and flips it on its head. From the high-priced, once-in-a-lifetime luxury settings to dynamic, family-friendly atmospheres, there is no shortage of unique ways to cement an amazing culinary memory, providing vacationers the one-of-a-kind, unforgettable experience Disney prides itself on. Here, we offer our top 10 picks ...

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15 Best World Showcase Snacks at Epcot

Cronut

I’m a foodie, and while my culinary adventures haven’t taken me as far as, say, Rome, Bordeaux, or Hong Kong, I have toured the World—the World Showcase in Epcot, that is—and been treated to plenty mouthwatering and memorable international flavors that are worth sharing with my fellow Disney Fanatic readers. As you may or may not know, there are eleven ...

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5 Of Our Favorite Walt Disney World Resorts

Boardwalk Inn

Asking us to choose our favorite Walt Disney World Resort is kind of like asking us to choose our favorite Walt Disney World ride—each and every one has something we love about it whether it be the backstory or that whimsical element that speaks to the wonder and magic of Disney. But there are those resorts—just like there are rides—that ...

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Top 20 Dining Options at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

Crystal Palace

Throughout the years, the food offered at Magic Kingdom has come a long way. Burgers and fries and hotdogs are still readily available around every corner, but if your palate is longing for something other than your typical park fare, you will now find plenty of unique, intriguing, and delicious eats gracing these once predictable menus. The menu items weren’t ...

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