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Possible Attraction in UK Pavilion

Discussion in 'WDW Parks News, Rumors and Current Events' started by TabulaRasa, Mar 7, 2017.

  1. MrHappy

    MrHappy Well-Known Member

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    Ha, I was confused too. Isn't .55 hours actually 55% of an hour, or a little more than 30 minutes?
     
  2. The Empress Lilly

    The Empress Lilly Well-Known Member

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    That's what I would do. Simply add a Scottish and Irish area and call it British Isles indeed.

    ~ Ireland is 0.55 hours away from the Emerald Isle ~
     
  3. The Empress Lilly

    The Empress Lilly Well-Known Member

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    WDW replaced intricate setting, placemaking and theme for a dump with intricate backstory.

    Barnstormer is that 'The Riddler', or 'Superman - the coaster'. A painted bare steel coaster with a name, a character and some props. But yes, the Disney ride has a backstory that ties it in with the backstory of the land's toilets. ("On August the 5th of 1941, local businessman Scott F. Nameofimagineer was struck by lightning as he walked from blahblah")
     
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  4. KLinder7

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    I know I was thinking is .55 hours a long time? It takes a few hours just to get from the top of NJ to the bottom.
     
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  5. Princess Leia

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    Don't forget Wales. It's tiny, but it's still a part of the Isles.
     
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  6. The Empress Lilly

    The Empress Lilly Well-Known Member

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    Rubbish. Wales belong in Sea World. :bookworm:
     
  7. Princess Leia

    Princess Leia Well-Known Member

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    Wales has a dragon on its flag, that's one way to bring Beastly Kingdom back ;)
     
  8. The Empress Lilly

    The Empress Lilly Well-Known Member

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    Disney's Animal Kingdom - Have a Wale of a Time!

    New Cymry Cingdomme!
    E-ticket: Cylliyyelanfairpwllgwyngyl Safari - an expedition up forbidden mount Snowdonia, with views of dangerous Celtic mystics and stocky hairy rugger players taking a swing at you
    D-ticket: Seven Jones' Coal Mine ride
    C- ticket: Taffy's Sheep 'petting' Farm

    [​IMG]
     
  9. jt04

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    I am all for more at the MK in time (after DAK 2, DHS 2 and Epcot 2) But I am of the school of thought that the MK does not have to be nearly as eclectic as DL. And that is a huge advantage for WDW and the ability to create immersive environments.
     
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  10. raven

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    ...yet takes YEARS to come to reality...

    MK desperately needs capacity-sucking attractions. Perhaps reopen Diamond Horseshoe Saloon and Tortuga Taven and get rid of the seasonal Tomorrowland Terrace restaurant to build a large capacity theater for starters. Tomorrowland Speedway is also a huge prime property than can be of better use.
     
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  11. The_Jobu

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    An interesting thought, but might prove difficult as the term "British Isles" doesn't go over well in Ireland.
     
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  12. Earl Sweatpants

    Earl Sweatpants Well-Known Member

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    Actually...Haunted Mansion DOES have a story...but you have to listen to it independent of the actual ride experience. Its worth checking out.
     
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  13. MisterPenguin

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    This was before Brexit...

     
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  14. MisterPenguin

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    Actually...Haunted Mansion DOES have multiple fragments of contradicting stories, especially crazy ones retrofitted by fans,...but you have to listen to it independent of the actual ride experience. Its worth checking out.

    FTFY
     
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  15. Earl Sweatpants

    Earl Sweatpants Well-Known Member

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    https://www.amazon.com/Story-Song-Haunted-Mansion/dp/B002M2N9HU

    FTFY
     
  16. HMF

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    I agree, and Mexico should be Latin America (So Gran Fiesta Tour makes more sense, Norway should be Scandenavia.(Though, that still won't justify Frozen's placement.
     
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  17. HMF

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    [​IMG]
     
  18. Capsin4

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    Yeah, no need for a name change. UK captures it all just fine.
     
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  19. Capsin4

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    I guess common knowledge isn't so common. The composition of the Union Jack is even more interesting IMO.
     
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  20. Princess Leia

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    It's mostly just in case Scotland votes to leave the U.K.
     

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