• Dining Reviews
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    Dining Review: Breakfast at Boma

    Boma – The Flavors of Africa is located on the ground floor of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. Of all the breakfast eateries in Disney World this place is the most exotic. If you looking for a refreshing change from the standard mid-American breakfast fare that predominates on property, Boma is the place. Yes, you can […]

  • Dining Reviews
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    Dining Review: Sanaa at Animal Kingdom Kidani Village

    Review by Mark Hickson: Sanaa at Animal Kingdom Kidani Village is where Indian flavors meet African cuisine. Sanaa means “artwork” in Swahili, and as its name suggests, Sanaa offers its guests beautifully prepared food, served in an artistic atmosphere with a stunning view of the savanna. This was my second time here, and I was […]

  • Animal Kingdom
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    Rare Zebra Born at Animal Kingdom Lodge

    This rare breed of Zebra was been born earlier this month at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge according to resort officials. Guests are able to see this rare Hartmann’s Mountain Zebra filly with her mom roaming the resort’s savanna. The population of this rare species of Zebra is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN red list […]

  • Beautiful Bronze at Animal Kingdom Lodge

    This bronze Ostrich Egg lamp is in the lobby at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. It is one of two at the stairway that goes down to the doorway to Arusha Rock. This photo only shows the top half of this wonderful wild bird sculpture. Next time you are at the Animal Kingdom Lodge take some time and just sit […]

  • Attractions
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    Sunrise Safari

    The Sunrise Safari is a special tour that is only offered to Animal Kingdom Lodge concierge guests. Wanting to experience this journey I booked a two night stay at the “Kilimanjaro Club” last April 17 (Wednesday) and 18th (Thursday). Why then? Because Thursdays and Sundays are the only days they do the tour! I awoke […]

  • Animal Kingdom Lodge Cards

    I spent two days at the Animal Kingdom Lodge this April. I found these cards on my bed along with five chocolates each evening. I don’t know if they are exclusive to the concierge rooms (which I had) or not, but I must say that they are very special. They might be a part of […]

  • DbM WDW Spring Meet-up

    Participants at Disney by Mark’s “Meet and Greet” at Animal Kingdom Lodge, held Wednesday, April 18, 2012. Thirteen wonderful people stopped by the Victoria Falls Lounge to meet and talk to yours truly during my spring WDW visit. What a great time for all! Tweet