S: Squillante's "Magical" Journey - August 2011
1: We made it through Hurricane Irene and all. We battened down the hatches and said a prayer. As usual, God took care of us!! | Friday, August 26, 2011
2: Ahoy, we made it to the Yacht Club...famished! First stop....Lunch by the pool! Oh yeah and don't forget dessert!
4: Our first stop, a little magic carpet ride and the Pirates of the Carribean at Adventureland in the Magic Kingdom. Boys, look out for the cannon balls.....aargh!
6: After filling our bellies at the Breakfast Buffet, we got an early start over to Hollywood Studios. We enjoyed the Star Tours ride..really cool and Luke even had a photo-op with a Storm Trooper.
9: Well, we waited & waited & waited for Toy Story Mania but all good things come to those who wait....it was really good!
11: Voted best attraction of the trip by "The Boys". We even went back for an encore. The Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular!
12: The memories continue...at Epcot.
14: A day at the beach....really and what a great Pirate Ship water slide. Boys - one at a time :-) | Hey Mom & Dad watch me...I'm getting flushed down the drain!
17: A little R&R and great ice cream at "Beaches & Cream Soda Shop". Don't forget to ask for the kitchen sink!!
19: The Hoop-Dee-Doo Revue at Fort Wilderness. Mmmmm...chicken and ribs family style! A good time had by all...love that washboard!
20: Meet the characters. Luke finally warmed up to Donald and John Paul got a kick out of Goofy.! Mommy enjoyed the breakfast!
22: Frontierland - Splash Mountain (John Paul's favorite) & Tom Sawyer Island
23: Give me liberty or give me a turkey leg! Haunted Mansion in Liberty Square.
24: The boys just had to give a tug on King Arthur's sword. Nope, they couldn't get it out.
25: The Laua that didn't happen...don't fool with Mother Nature! Mom & Dad voted it best dinner! We still had a great time!
27: We enjoyed the Kilmanjaro Safari and the only pizza in town! | Monkey See, Monkey Do!
28: Animal Kingdom's Tree of Life.
29: The Amazing Lion King Show!
30: Back by popular demand we went back for another day at Hollywood Studios. We made a pit stop to see Lightning McQueen at the Extreme Stunt Show.
31: We also stopped by to see our pal Zurg at the "Space Ranger Spin"
32: Again, Mother Nature was threatening but, we persevered to enjoy our grand finale...The Hollywood Studios Parade!
35: And Dreams Really Do Come True......