Walt Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde visits Sinchuan, China during Expedition Everest: Mission Himalayas

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Joe Rohde, creative executive with Walt Disney Imagineering, spins a prayer wheel at the ancient Ding Guo Shan monastery in the Sinchuan providence in southwest China.

IMMERSED IN THE REGION — Joe Rohde, creative executive with Walt Disney Imagineering, spins a prayer wheel at the ancient Ding Guo Shan monastery in the Sinchuan providence in southwest China. Rohde was part of Expedition Everest: Mission Himalayas, a cultural and scientific journey throughout the Himalayas. Rohde joined the mountain trek to unearth local legends and customs in order to bring a high level of authenticity to Expedition Everest, an attraction opening in April at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. 1219AV_1002ND