Wilderness Explorers

Wilderness Explorers

By: April Sanders May 24, 2018 You know what I love about Disney World? There are always free things to do! One of my favorites, is at Animal Kingdom, called the “Wilderness Explorers”. It’s a fun scavenger hunt based upon Russell’s boy scoutism from the movie “UP” and teaches all ages about animals and the wilderness. Once you enter Animal Kingdom and cross the bridge, look to your right and you’ll catch the first station where...

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The Maharajah Jungle Trek

The Maharajah Jungle Trek

By: April Sanders January 11, 2018 There is a hidden gem at Animal Kingdom where I love to go and experience tranquility and nature. It is away from the hustle and bustle of the park. It’s a beautiful walking tour of Southeast Asia located in the Royal Forest and is called the Maharajah Jungle Trek. This magnificent trek is located just beyond Kali River Rapids. If you are doing the Wilderness Explorer hunt, this is one of your stops. Also,...

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Yak & Yeti: A Beast of a Meal!

Yak & Yeti: A Beast of a Meal!

Caralee Wirges November 22, 2016 Yak and yeti. Those two words alone conjure up thoughts of adventure and mystery like hiking in the foothills of the Western Himalayas. Fortunately for us, we will not be working up a sweat today but instead going on a culinary excursion for our taste buds. I am speaking of the quaint restaurant, Yak & Yeti, tucked away in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park. As you are walking through Asia in Animal Kingdom, you...

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Wild Africa Trek

Wild Africa Trek

Guest Blogger: Leigh Jenkins February 16, 2016 Those traveling to Disney for the second, third, or even tenth time, may be looking for something different to try.  A new look at an Animal Kingdom favorite might be just the thing!  The Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a tour that takes guests behind the scenes of Kilimanjaro Safaris, giving a closer look at the animals and their beautiful landscape. Two guides will lead you on...

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