A “world” of thanks to our readers, who’ve contributed loads of tips, stories, and photos since PassPorter’s debut. A special thanks to those who generously allowed us to include their contributions and photographs in this edition:
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A heartfelt thank you to our family and friends for their patience while we were away on trips or cloistered at our computers, and for their support of our dream: Greg Reese; Carolyn Tody; Fred Marx; Allison Cerel Marx; Kim, Chad, Megan, and Natalie Larner; Dan, Jeannie, Kayleigh, Melanie, and Nina Marx; Jeanne and David Beroza; Tracy DeGarmo; Ben Foxworth; and Bruce and Marta Metcalf.
Last but not least, we thank Walter Elias Disney for his dream.
This colorful photo of the monorail passing over Epcot was taken by author Jennifer Marx, just before the start of the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival. 53,000 more photos are online at the PassPorter Photo Archive at PassPorter.com, where you can search, browse, and enlarge images. To see this image at a larger size, just click it.