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When the Sun Sets, the Fun Rises . . . Disney After Dark Shines Brightly – TRANSPORTATION FREE TO GUESTS — Getting around Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., is a snap thanks to monorails, boats and motorcoaches free to guests. Polynesian Luau — Walt Disney World guests are transported to the beguiling South Seas during the popular “Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show” at Disney’s Polynesian Resort. ...
Walt Disney World Resort: A World-Class Architectural Mecca – A MAGIC RESORT — The spires of Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom are part of the view for guests who stay at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The 15-story A-frame hotel features 1,041 rooms and a variety of recreational facilities. Next to the 120,000-square-foot convention center, a monorail enters the middle of the hotel. (Permission is ...
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Fun Facts –   In preparation for creating Disney’s Animal Kingdom, a core team of seven Walt Disney Imagineers, led by executive designer Joe Rohde, crisscrossed the globe in search of the essential look of life in the wild, amassing more than 500,000 miles . . . a distance equal to circling the globe 20 times.    Sixty ...
Disney Designs Wild Spaces Where Man Meets Beast, Happily – Architecture for Disney's Animal Kingdom is all about creating urban spaces for wild animals, wild spaces for human beings and congenial surroundings for close encounters between man and beast.
Walt Disney World Resort Dining Fun Facts – Take your pick. . . There are more than 475 places to dine across Walt Disney World Resort including full-service and quick-service restaurants and portable food carts. In all, more than 6,000 different food items are available. Serving the wine . . . More than 700 sommeliers have been awarded the Court of Master Sommelier Introductory ...
Horticulturists Add Beauty, Character and Entertainment to Walt Disney World Landscape – FUN IN BLOOM — Epcot blooms with more than 30 million colorful blossoms, fanciful Disney-themed topiaries, interactive activities for kids, musical concerts by famous chart-topping acts, and workshops with national gardening experts during this annual spring festival. JESSIE MACK BURNS — Burns is a planned works specialist for Horticulture Roadway Support at Walt Disney World ...
Epcot World Showcase Gardens Celebrate Flora of Many Nations – BEAUTY FROM AROUND THE WORLD — From the seasonal explosion of the Canada pavilion’s floral displays to the ancient beauty of China’s reflective ponds and water lilies, the gardens of Epcot are among the most extensive at the Walt Disney World Resort. In all 11 nations of the World Showcase, the gardens set the stage ...
Horticulturists Add Beauty, Character and Entertainment to WaltDisney World Landscape – A team of more than 750 horticultural professionals at the 47-square-mile Walt Disney World Resort direct a landscape "show" that includes more than 7 million trees, shrubs and flowers that are part of the entertainment at the Vacation Kingdom.

Walt Disney World Resort Landscape Facts – Total acreage of Walt Disney World Resort: 25,000 That’s equal to 40 square miles, or twice the size of Manhattan island. Total acreage devoted to maintained landscapes and gardens: 4,200 The gardens of Walt Disney World Resort represent everything from a dry desert to a tropicalrain forest. Number of roses planted in the landscape: Nearly ...
Walt Disney World Resort Landscape Fun Facts – Bloomin’ beauty: Nearly 12 percent of the Walt Disney World Resort property — an area equivalent to nearly 3,000 football fields — is devoted to gardens and maintained landscapes. That’s 4,000 acres worth of beauty. Sprouting up all over: Three million bedding plants and annuals are planted each year at Walt Disney World theme parks ...

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