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Imagineering The Walt Disney World Museum (The Florida Project)

Walt Disney always said Disneyland is not a museum. That notion has since applied to all subsequent Disney parks. In many ways this viewpoint is what …

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17 reasons why France is so popular

France recorded 83.7 million visitors to their country last year, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization. Only one other nation surpassed 70 million mark - the US, with 74.8 million, while plucky Britain trundled home in eighth place, with 32.6 million people heading to our …

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The Gigantic National Natural History Museum Paris - Paris Atttitude - Paris Travel Guide

An essential museum in Paris, the National Natural History Museum has existed for over 400 years. The Museum is dedicated primarily to nature and its …

Top 10: characterful Paris hotels

An insider’s guide to the most characterful places to stay in Paris, including the best hotels for families, couples and singles, with period charm, Seine views and quirky bedrooms.<p>Shangri-La Hotel, Paris<p>Paris, France<p>8 Telegraph expert rating<p>The Shangri-La Paris offers a great view of the Eiffel …

Top 10 Paris Experiences… on a Budget!

Out of our six weeks in Europe, Paris was the city we stayed the longest in with seven days to spend there. After realizing almost all the big …

Top 10 Best Themed Disneyland Paris Restaurants

Disneyland Paris was built with stunning attention to detail, and this is carried through to the themes of its restaurants. During our time in …

The Perfect Paris Preparation Guide

<b>Paris, France</b> is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and is an essential stop on any round-the-world or European adventure. Don’t be …

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Five Things You Should Know Before Visiting Disneyland Paris

In December of 1985, Michael Eisner and Frank Wells (Disney’s then-CEO and COO, respectively) signed a letter of intent with then-French Prime …

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8 things you didn’t know about Disneyland Paris

It’s no wonder so many of us flock to Disneyland Paris, after all it offers a rewarding experience for the whole family, no matter what age. Here are …

The Premier Magazine of Walt Disney World

The Disney story is full of icons and legends. From its humble beginnings as the Disney Brothers studio, to the titan of industry that Disney has …

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Ditch London's Grey Weather And Have a Bestie Break in Paris

What's the plan for the weekend? Same old drinks in the same old bar followed by the same old late night bite waiting for a cab under a windswept …

Best of Disney app review: squeeze all the fun in

Introduction<p>Whether you are going to be visiting Disney World over the span of just a couple of days or a week you obviously want to make the most …

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Weekly Top 10: The Best Restaurants at Walt Disney World

January 26, 2015, 10:35 AM · Where is your favorite place to eat at the Walt Disney World Resort? Theme Park Insider readers have been rating and …

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1,000 Vintage Disneyland Items Are Going Up For Auction

If your extensive collection of Mickey Mouse figurines is not cutting it, perhaps you need the skeleton from the original Pirates of the Caribbean …

How This Teen Turned Her High School Internship Into A Game Design Career

Paulina Raguimov never expected to get paid to make video games when she walked into her high school’s career fair at 16.<p>She played them, sure. But when she walked up to the JumpStart booth to chat about the internships they had available, she had absolutely no experience with making games. “I …

Department of Education: Video games are the future of learning

According to data from the US Department of Education kids are playing more video games then ever. This may be a cause for some to worry about the …

Kevin's Meandering Mind | Book Review: Cool Careers in Video Games

I saw this book — <i>Cool Careers in Video Games</i> — in our latest Scholastic Book order catalogue and used some of my “classroom points” to pick it up. I …

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Videogames have had an amazing influence on popular culture

Theatre, dance, TV and even restaurants are becoming ever more interactive<p>You walk into the dark. You close your eyes; you open your eyes. You can’t tell the difference. There’s a voice in your ear. Move forward, it says, go forward. There’s a device in your hand, a kind of mechanical automated …

The perfect date in Paris - and why it's still the world's greatest city for romance

What makes Paris the most romantic city in the world is one of those questions every Parisian hates. Where do you begin? The romance of wandering down ancient streets that pile up layers of history yet still tick to the rhythm of a lived-in cosmopolitan metropolis. A city with rows of grey zinc …

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Morning, Noon & Night in Montmartre

Location:<b>Paris, France</b><p>Where to Eat in Paris’ Montmartre Neighborhood<p>Montmartre, in the north of Paris, has a long history of attracting artists and …

Top Things to Do With Kids in Paris

Known around the world as the City of Love, Paris has long proved popular as a romantic holiday destination. It’s also a hit among vacationers who …

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Paris' Most Secret Streets You Need To Walk

Ah, Paris. From its famous food to the stunning architecture, hell, even its snobby locals, we love pretty much everything about the city (not to sound too American, but have you seen the Eiffel Tower?!).<p>And now there's a guidebook, written by a local journalist, to show us all the hidden nooks and …

48 Hours in Paris: Where to Eat, Stay and Play

Two days is surely not enough time to even scratch the surface of this city of buttery-rich French cuisine and romantic sites. But if you only have a short span of time, here are my top picks on where to eat, stay, and play.<p><b>EAT</b><p><i>Isaphan croissant from Pierre Herme</i><p><b>Pierre Herme</b><p>French Vogue magazine …

5 French Phrases That Will Save You Money When Traveling in France

Save by learning these important phrases. Photo: Smilla4<p>By Bryan Pirolli, EuroCheapo.com—<p>So you're feeling like you've mastered the "<i>bonjours</i>" and "<i>mercis</i>"? Maybe it's time to kick it up a notch. Sometimes in Paris, hand signals don't always work when you are shopping or dining in a café.<p>We know …

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Secrets of a True Parisian: Part Two.

Primary school was just around the corner for me. In Paris, there is no school-bus system, each neighborhood has a little school, elementary school, and middle school -- it's only when you start going to high school that you might have to migrate to a different arrondissement to attend another …

The Secret of Successful Travel in France

In a response to anarticle by Pamela Druckerman in the <i>New York Times</i> about "being French," someone described his experiences bumming cigarettes when he was broke during his last six weeks in Paris:<p>The phrase "<i>Puis-je prendre une cigarette</i>," made certain people look like my question made them …