Eating your way through Disney World

Eating your way through Disney World

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Space-Ghetti, anyone? Maybe a Galactic Lobster Globe? All served up with bubbling or smoking atmospheric spirits and zero-proof cocktails. Welcome to the new Space 220 restaurant at Walt Disney World’s Epcot where...
Walt Disney World turns 50 and celebrates big time

Walt Disney World turns 50 and celebrates big time

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency , Thanks, Walt! “You see Cinderella’s Castle and you get such a feeling of joy, and there aren’t many places that give you that,” said Emily Jordan, visiting from Marietta, Georgia, with her husband and two kids as Walt Disney...
Star Wars or Marvel Superheroes?

Star Wars or Marvel Superheroes?

By Eileen Ogintz ORLANDO, FL – I just returned from a preview of 2022 and this is what I discovered: Disney has you covered no matter what you like best, with more immersive experiences than ever, including at restaurants on land or at sea. Already, Star Wars: Galaxy...
A late pandemic trip to Walt Disney World

A late pandemic trip to Walt Disney World

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Take your pick — Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Stitch, the Mandalorian, Star Wars Stormtroopers, Disney princesses, etc. No, we’re not talking about where you might see your favorite characters and at which attractions at Walt...
To Orlando this spring — safely

To Orlando this spring — safely

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency No one was the least bit concerned. When I last visited Walt Disney World — when I last flew — a year ago this month, no one I met was much concerned about COVID-19. They were too busy enjoying all that the Theme Park Capital of...
As Orlando Reopens, Safety First at Theme Parks

As Orlando Reopens, Safety First at Theme Parks

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency No Instagram worthy hugs with your favorite characters. No princess makeovers, nighttime “spectaculars” or parades. Just to enter, you’ll need an advance reservation, temperature screening and a mask. Welcome to the New Normal...