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In March of 2014, we were devastated to hear the news that the Polynesian Village Resort would be dismantling the lobby that has stood since Disney World’s opening in 1971.  The centerpiece waterfall with beautiful tropical plants remained one of our favorite places to visit over the years.  When entering the lobby, the sound of the water cascading over the rocks and “the smell” were vivid and remained etched in our memory until our next visit. Continue reading

You don’t have to travel to Louisiana to discover the architecture and flora of the French Quarter.  Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter Resort will take you to the “Crescent City” in the middle of Central Florida.  From the moment guests pull into the gates of Port Orleans French Quarter, they are surrounded with beautifully kept grounds where colorful blooms abound. Continue reading