has lost one of it's family members today. It's with great sadness we are
reporting the passing of Moderator Ellen Dominguez - ElenitaB on the boards.
(To right; Ellen's favorite photo at WDW with her son Ben.)
Death leaves a
heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
Live Podcast - Episode 45:
The Holiday Edition
the end of the year and the INTERCOT Insider Podcast crew is in a festive
mood. Michael reviews his latest trip to Disneyland, John talks about mixing
Christmas lights, we cover our Best of Disney memory for 2012 and all count
our blessings as we review our holiday plans. Grab some egg nog, light the
yule log and enjoy the glow on this, our final episode of 2012!
has announced this year’s fun filled celebration will take place every
Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17 – June 9, 2013. Details are still
being planned, but it has been announced James Arnold Taylor and Ashley
Eckstein are returning as celebrity hosts. James is known to Star Wars fans
as the voice of Obi-Wan Kenobi on the Star Wars: The Clone Wars TV series.
Ashley is the voice of Anakin’s ambitious Padawan, Ahsoka Tano, on Star
Wars: The Clone Wars.
staff of INTERCOT would like to take a moment to wish the best to you and
yours this Christmas and Holiday Season. May your New Year be a happy and
healthy one filled with Disney Dreams! From the bottom of our hearts, we
thank each and every one of you for making INTERCOT among the most visited
Disney Vacation Planning Sites on the Internet.
Live Podcast - Episode 44:
Sometimes You Have to Get Ugly to Be Pretty
like a fresh episode of the INTERCOT Insider Podcast to put some holiday
cheer on your face. Unfortunately, this isn't our holiday episode (that's
#45 coming soon) and we were REALLY CRANKY for this one. Like - had some bad
egg nog cranky. Anyway, we discuss twinkle lights, swatch, bathrooms,
cupcakes, customer service, the birthplace of aviation and oh - some Disney
stuff. Grab your favorite beverage and enjoy the splendor of the wildest
ride on the podcast circuit!
runDisney announced the 2013 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend is expanding
with the addition of the Disneyland 10K at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim,
Cal. The new 10K will be a timed event and take runners through Disneyland
park, Disney California Adventure park and on the streets of Anaheim.
Runners looking for a bigger challenge can register for the Dumbo Double
Dare. A limited number of runners will have the opportunity to take the dare
and run the Disneyland 10K on Saturday and the Disneyland Half Marathon on
Sunday – 19.3 miles total. Registration for all Disneyland Half Marathon
Weekend races opens on January 22, 2013 and takes place August 30 –
September 1, 2013, at Disneyland Resort.
Join us in the Sim Car for
a nighttime point of view video (POV) of the new Test Track 2.0 - the
reimagined version of the popular attaction at Walt Disney World Resort's
Epcot theme park. It's very Tron looking and fits in perfectly with the
concept of Future World! On our YouTube channel, you'll find daytime and
full versions including queue as well.
Peer behind the walls at
Disney with this expert panel discussion on the Story Behind New
Fantasyland. Featured speakers are Carol Monroe, Director of Walt Disney
World Public Relations; Phil Holmes, Vice President of Magic Kingdom Park;
Maribeth Bisienere, Vice President Food & Beverage and Merchandise
Operations Integration; Chris Beatty, Creative Director Walt Disney
The New Fantasyland media
event was filled with wonderful food, great rides, friendly cast members
and... A DRAGON. In one of the cooler things we've seen in recent memory,
said Dragon flew above Fantasyland tonite and looked very impressive. Check
our video out below and see for yourself!
Grand Opening of New
Fantasyland, Test Track & Splitsville - Media Event
busy few days begins tomorrow with our own MCP John heading to the Walt
Disney World Resort for the long awaited Grand Opening of New Fantasyland in
the Magic Kingdom, the re-imagined Test Track in Epcot and Splitsville in
Downtown Disney. Be sure to stay tuned into all the excitement via our
Twitter feed and we'll also be sure to post photos and videos Wednesday thru
Friday as time allows. It's the next best thing to being there!
Live Podcast - Episode 43:
The Return of Darth Chinwattle
the first episode back after the ICOT 15 and we all are set to learn about a
few new things including the Swolphin, Darth Chinwattle and his empire,
Starbucks Coffee on Main Street, Churro cart parking, Mermaids and a whole
lot more. Never a dull moment as the crew discusses the latest in Disney,
tech and bathrooms on the latest edition of the INTERCOT Insider Live