Tag Archives: world showcase


World Showcase: A History…

EPCOT holds a special place in my Disney heart. My first visit was about a month after its opening, October 1st, 1982. My first ride experience was Spaceship Earth, and this attraction also has sentimental […]


Japan Pavilion at EPCOT…

  Why is the Japanese diet so healthy?   What are the benefits of the traditional Japanese diet? The traditional Japanese diet is largely fresh and unprocessed, with very little refined foods or sugar. A […]


EPCOT’s China Pavilion…

China is the world’s second largest country (Area wise). The country was originally inhabited by early humans between 250,000 and 2.24 million years ago. The beginning of the “Dynasty’s” or ruling emperors according to Chinese […]


Temple of Heaven

THE PICTURE OF THE DAY, 2/7/2015 “Temple of Heaven” If anyone knows me, I am always looking for unique angle on shots at Walt Disney World.  One of my favorite things to do is to […]


Illuminations: Reflections of Earth

THE PICTURE OF THE DAY, 1/13/2015 “Illuminations” Illuminations, the nightly fireworks spectacular at Epcot can be quite challenging to photograph.  Long periods of “inactivity” coupled with intense pyrotechnic moments combine for a difficult, yet rewarding, […]



The Save Off Kilter group that is on facebook is dedicated to trying to get the Walt Disney Company to reverse their decision to “retire” Off Kilter, MoRockin’, The Spirit of America Fife and Drum […]


EPCOT’s Canada Pavilion…

For the past several months, I have been covering the beautiful and detailed pavilions around World Showcase, and today we’ll take a look at Canada. Our ally and neighbor to the north have some of […]



THE PICTURE OF THE DAY, 7/4/2014 “America” America, spread your golden wings Sail on freedom’s wind, across the sky. Great bird, with your golden dreams Flying high, flying high. These legendary lyrics from The America […]


Jutta Levasseur

THE PICTURE OF THE DAY, 4/20/2014 “Jutta Levasseur” Happy Easter to you and your family from The Magic in Pixels.  Hope the day is a blessed one for all of you and thanks for being […]


EPCOT’s Flower and Garden Show, 2014…

It’s that time of year (Spring) that all Disney fans look forward to and that is the annual Flower and Garden Festival here at EPCOT. This perennial favorite is again in full swing and along […]


The Italy Pavilion at EPCOT…

In my last month’s installment of the World Showcase pavilions, we covered the United Kingdom. So for this month, I decided that since I am a full-blooded Italian, the Italian pavilion was the logical choice! […]


New Gallery: Illuminations (12/2013)

Please click the link/ photo below to be taken to the complete photo gallery of the Illuminations: Reflections of Earth (including the holiday tag) from 12/2013, featuring 22 awesome photos! CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL […]


EPCOT’s United Kingdom Pavilion…

I want to acknowledge the group of Cast Members here at the United Kingdom Pavilion who graciously took the time to help me with my research on this article. These knowledgeable folks, some who actually […]



THE PICTURE OF THE DAY, 2/13/2014 “Mexico” There is nothing quite as relaxing as a late-night walk around World Showcase in Epcot.  The local ambient music, the smell of the food, and the cultural aspects […]


EPCOT’s Morocco Pavilion…

I had the remarkable opportunity to interview for my article, the two owners of the businesses of the Moroccan Pavilion, Mr. Rashid Lyazidi and his co-owner Rashid Sufani. Both men were hand-picked by the Moroccan […]