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Grand Floridian construction

2011-08-29T20:18:35-05:00

I have a client at the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa right now and they took some pictures of the construction going on there for us. Thank you Jackie! PLEASE DO NOT COPY OR TAKE THESE PICTURES UNLESS YOU ARE LINKING BACK TO TO Travel with the Magic and giving credit.

Grand Floridian construction2011-08-29T20:18:35-05:00

Night of Joy schedule

2011-08-28T01:19:55-05:00

Night of Joy at the Magic Kingdom at Disney World has posted there schedule. Friday, September 9 Cinderella Castle Forecourt Stage * 7:45 p.m. – Jeremy Camp * 9:50 p.m. – Newsboys * 11:55 p.m. – Skillet Galaxy Stage * 7:30 p.m. – Francesca Battistelli * 9:25 p.m. – Group 1 Crew * 11:25 p.m. – Matthew West Rockettower Plaza Stage * 7:45 p.m. – Disciple * 9:15 p.m. – Disciple * 10:50 p.m. – Sidewalk Prophets * 12:15 a.m. [...]

Night of Joy schedule2011-08-28T01:19:55-05:00

Disneyland Soundsation Summer

2011-08-27T16:20:26-05:00

From Disneyland News Highlights of this Disney Soundsational Summer include the latest milestone in the expansion of Disney California Adventure park, The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure, plus the sensational new 3D excursions of Star Tours and the exciting new “Mickey’s Soundsational Parade” in Disneyland park. * The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure - In this modern version of the classic Disney “dark ride,” the adventures of Ariel unfold in colorful scenes filled with Audio-Animatronics characters and memorable [...]

Disneyland Soundsation Summer2011-08-27T16:20:26-05:00

Disney World theme park refurbishment

2011-08-25T19:38:20-05:00

Magic Kingdom® Park Frontierlnd Shootin' Arcade 06/08/11 - 09/30/11 The Lunching Pad 08/29/11 - 09/16/11 Casey's Corner 08/30/11 - 09/14/11 Swiss Family Treehouse 09/08/11 - 11/17/11 Epcot® None Disney's Hollywood Studios™ Sounds Dangerous Closed; Operates Seasonally Voyage of the Little Mermaid 08/15/11 - 09/04/11 Studio Backlot Tour 09/06/11 - 09/24/11 Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show 10/03/11 - 10/06/11 Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park Primeval Whirl 01/17/11 - 09/14/11 Caravan Stage - Flight of Wonder 08/29/11 - 09/11/11 Typhoon Lagoon [...]

Disney World theme park refurbishment2011-08-25T19:38:20-05:00

Disney Resort Refurbishments

2011-08-25T19:33:21-05:00

Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa * Congress Park Leisure Pool: 08/01/10 - 09/02/11 Disney's Port Orleans - Riverside Resort * Magnolia Bend Leisure Pool: 09/05/11 - 10/07/11 Near Buildings 80/85. Other Pools, including the Ol'Man Island feature pool will remain open. Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa * Grand Floridian Spa: 09/19/11 - Mid 2013 As part of some planned changes for Disney's Grand Floridian Resort, there's currently construction going on near the Grand Floridian Spa. The spa will [...]

Disney Resort Refurbishments2011-08-25T19:33:21-05:00

Reasons to get travel insurance

2011-08-24T23:15:13-05:00

With Hurricane Irene approaching the US several news outlets are reporting the Carnival and Royal Caribbean left San Juan today early because the port decided they needed to leave BUT they did not notify some passengers. These passengers were left there and from what I am reading online those who did not have insurance will have to pay out pocket for hotels and air back home. I know that travel insurance is expensive but I but it better than paying [...]

Reasons to get travel insurance2011-08-24T23:15:13-05:00

Dining in Epcot

2011-08-23T22:10:03-05:00

Yakitori House- closed 8/10-11/15/2011 Tutto Italia- closed 1/8/2012-4/1/2012 These two restaurants will be closing down for a few months.

Dining in Epcot2011-08-23T22:10:03-05:00

Irene May Strike Southeast US as a Major Hurricane

2019-06-21T13:01:24-05:00

http://www.weather.com/weather/hurricanecentral/article/tropical-depression-nine-storm-hurricane-irene_2011-08-20 For those traveling in and out of Florida in the next week make sure you are checking the weather and your plans.

Irene May Strike Southeast US as a Major Hurricane2019-06-21T13:01:24-05:00

Disney World Resort Refurbishments

2011-08-18T20:23:40-05:00

Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa * Congress Park Leisure Pool: 08/01/10 - 09/02/11 Disney's Port Orleans - Riverside Resort * Magnolia Bend Leisure Pool: 09/05/11 - 10/07/11 Near Buildings 80/85. Other Pools, including the Ol'Man Island feature pool will remain open. Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa * Grand Floridian Spa: 09/19/11 - Mid 2013 As part of some planned changes for Disney's Grand Floridian Resort, there's currently construction going on near the Grand Floridian Spa. The spa will [...]

Disney World Resort Refurbishments2011-08-18T20:23:40-05:00

Southwest Fall sale

2011-08-16T18:22:24-05:00

Just got an email from Southwest about a deal of Fall fares so check our email or http://www.southwest.com/

Southwest Fall sale2011-08-16T18:22:24-05:00

Grand Floridian Resort spa closing

2011-08-05T14:26:11-05:00

The spa at the Grand Floridian will be closing September 19th. The spa confirmed this but offered no other news about re-opening at this time. UPDATE 8/5/11 Channing from Travel with the Magic posted on Facebook today that this most likely due to the DVC construction that will be happening at the Grand Floridian.

Grand Floridian Resort spa closing2011-08-05T14:26:11-05:00

Magic Your Way Package Plus Free Dine at Disney World

2011-08-03T14:30:43-05:00

Hungry for a great deal? Now through Oct. 29, 2011, buy a non-discounted Magic Your Way package for 4 nights and 5 days at select Disney Value Resorts and get a FREE Quick-Service Dining Plan. Or, buy a non-discounted Magic Your Way package for 4 nights and 5 days at select Disney Moderate, Deluxe or Deluxe Villa Resorts and get a FREE Disney Dining Plan. Offer Details: This Vacation Package Includes: •Accommodations •Magic Your Way Base Ticket •A Dining Plan [...]

Magic Your Way Package Plus Free Dine at Disney World2011-08-03T14:30:43-05:00

Disney AP rates Fall 2011

2011-08-03T15:56:48-05:00

Here are the details: Oct 2nd thru Dec 24th Black out dates Nov 23rd thru Nov 25th Dlx and Villas 40% Mods and Values 30% Campground 15% If you want to add the dining plan to your AP room it will turn it into a package. For a free quote click here!

Disney AP rates Fall 20112011-08-03T15:56:48-05:00