Banks Lee’s 11/3/09 WDW Photo Report

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WDWNT Reporter Banks Lee has taken a few newsworthy photos to share with us from his latest excursion to the Walt Disney World Resort, so without any further delay, here they are:

At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, a special photo opportunity has been set up to promote Disney’s A Christmas Carol

The inside of the card

The back of the card

A very cool little detail on the back

The larger photo area allows guests to put there face in the flame of Scrooge’s candle (Don’t try this at home)

The tram has returned to the entrance of the Backlot Studio Tour

It looks fresh and almost new

Moving over to Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, work on the new tile floor is wrapping up

Some small areas of the temporary carpet remain

A sign in the lobby

An elegant design at the main entrance

The fab five can be found throughout this design, here is Minnie Mouse


Mickey Mouse

Donald Duck


A display tile showcasing one design

Concierge has moved temporarily to allow more tile installation

A look behind the curtain…

Another intricate display featuring Tinker Bell

Mrs. Potts

The rose from Beauty and the Beast

Chip isn’t far behind

Fittingly, the pair is in front of the tea room

Peter Pan, Wendy, Michael, and John are also featured

About the author

Tom Corless

Tom has been regularly visiting the Walt Disney World® Resort from the time he was 4 months old. While he has made countless visits in the last 28 years, he did not become a truly active member in the Disney fan community until the summer of 2007, when he decided to launch the WDW News Today website and podcast. Tom has since become an Orlando-local and is a published author on Walt Disney World.
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