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Episode 010 - Bananas for Cabanas

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Release Date: 11/27/2016

Magic Kingdom Trip using Genie+ show art Magic Kingdom Trip using Genie+

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Released 4/10/22 Bananas for Cabanas Animal Kingdom Mobile dining Park Reservations Magic Kingdom visit Want to ride rides Genie Plus In the technology all the time Horrible User Experience Peter Pan LL Buzz Lightyear LL Dumbo LL - didn’t use Fantasyland first On average, guests can enter 2 to 3 attractions or experiences per day using the Lightning Lane entrance if the first selection is made early in the day. Double gangway for ferry Lunch at Columbia Harbor House

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Disney Changes with Special Guest Casey Liss show art Disney Changes with Special Guest Casey Liss

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Join Chris, Glenn and special guest Casey Liss on our "changes" episode! We recap the changes since pre-pandemic times and peer into what the future holds.

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The 100th Episode Magical Celebration! show art The 100th Episode Magical Celebration!

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Join Chris and Glenn on our 100th episode magical celebration! There are no pink castles, but we have two (!) trip reports, including a combined report from the Magic Kingdom! Don't miss it!

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Father's Day at Disney's Hollywood Studios show art Father's Day at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Join Chris and Glenn as we get a trip report from Chris' visit to Disney's Hollywood Studios on Father's Day. We also discuss Glenn's upcoming trip to WDW.

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The Adventures of Planning a Disney World Trip show art The Adventures of Planning a Disney World Trip

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Join Chris and Glenn as we discuss planning a trip to WDW with the Park Reservation system and the adventure of trying to get dining reservations. We also get a trip report from Chris!

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Jambo! from Nahtazu AKA a Visit to Disney's Animal Kingdom show art Jambo! from Nahtazu AKA a Visit to Disney's Animal Kingdom

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Join Chris and Glenn as get a recap of Chris' trip to Animal Kingdom. Is it now Chris' favorite park? Listen to find out!

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Disneyland Reopening, Points of Light and Other Disney News and Rumors show art Disneyland Reopening, Points of Light and Other Disney News and Rumors

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Join Chris and Glenn as we recap some of the recent Disney news and rumors and talk about Chris' upcoming trip to Animal Kingdom.

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Hall of Presidents: Past, Present, and Future with special guest Casey Liss show art Hall of Presidents: Past, Present, and Future with special guest Casey Liss

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Casey Liss joins us as we discuss the past, present, and future of the Hall of Presidents

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Disney is Going to Use Robots for Meet and Greets? Is This Crazy or Genius? show art Disney is Going to Use Robots for Meet and Greets? Is This Crazy or Genius?

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Chris and Glenn discuss the possibility of using robots as characters in meet and greets, the status of the parks: Disneyland still not open, no New Years Celebrations at WDW, ParkHopping returning, and end with the Candlelight Processional

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Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover - WEDWay show art Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover - WEDWay

Starport75 - A Disney Podcast

Chris and Glenn discuss the history of the Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover - WEDWay

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