INTERCOT Insider Live - Disney Podcast

Episode 63 - Numbers With Ian

May 25, 2014
The Cast: Christine Warner, Michael Montanez, Ian Mitchell & John Yaglenski
- The return of Michael - he was not fired.
 - John's hooked on racing - he's been sucked in.
 - Why we were gone so long.
 - Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Media Event.
 - Fantasyland looks great with the walls down and the theming is top notch on the new attraction.  Pictures on our social media channels.
 - BTW, we are on Instagram now as @INTERCOT
 - Recycling MagicBands? How?
 - POV MineTrain video is online at - there are 2 different versions along with the press breakfast.
 - The ride leaves you wanting more - it's great but quick. Very well themed and love the dark ridee portion. Worth the wait and has repeat factor.
 - FastPass system melted.
 - Rained A LOT during the weekend. John had to get a Helly Hansen raincoat. Can't stand the ponchos and the sweat.
 - Polynesian Renovation - Trader Sam's coming and the name is being changed back to the Polynesian Village Resort. Lobby renovations coming as well.
 - Harambe Nights $134 is the DELUXE ticket not the base, $119 is regular admission.
 - Christine is over special ticketed events. Thinks it's being overplayed.
 - John did the $29 Epcot Wind Down and really liked the Tequilla tasting and thought it was a good value. There was good and bad though.
 - New parade is AWESOME!
- Ian's trip. Stayed at Fort Wilderness.  Golf carts are a must! Bridge is closed. Monorail is closed. Boats are closed. It's pouring.... A 2.5 hour tour, a 2.5 hour tour. Fastpass Plus issues. Walking off the Haunted Mansion.
 - Take It or Leave It - Downtown Disney. Mitchell - Leave It. Warner - Take It. Montanez - Take It?? Yaglenski - Leave It.
 - 4 Parks, 1 World, 1 Nite
 - Star Wars Weekends. Unfortunately the first day of the breakfast went south and John Warner didn't get any characters.
 - Service Level, Cost and Expectations
 - The Alan Parsons Project!
 - Pixar in Concert -