Enchanted Tiki Room, Tiki gods

The Tiki Room turns 50

The Tiki Room celebrated a birthday yesterday. Yep, the Enchanted Tiki Room turned the big five-oh. I would say it’s hard to believe, but I remember being mesmerized by the birds and flowers when I was just a young lad (and I’m fifty plus, myself). The Tiki Room was one of Uncle Walt’s finest creations at the time. It was …

Animal Kingdom turns 15

Happy birthday to Animal Kingdom. Yep, Animal Kingdom turns 15 today. It’s hard to believe it’s only been 15 years (but it’s hard to believe that Disney hasn’t expanded Walt Disney World in 15 years). Disney is throwing a big Party for the Planet in the Animal Kingdom since it’s Earth Day today. The day started with a special opening …