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Adventures by Disney – Spirit of the Apple

2015-09-30T09:12:28-05:00

You have heard of Disney World, Disneyland and Disney Cruise but have you heard of Adventures by Disney?  Adventures by Disney is an exclusive VIP tour of destinations around the world.  Our Adventures by Disney was called New York City Dreams and was a 3-night adventure in New York City. We arrived the day before and checked into the Manhattan Club hotel on 56th Street.  My husband and I spent our first day exploring New York City before our tour [...]

Adventures by Disney – Spirit of the Apple2015-09-30T09:12:28-05:00

Homewood Suites Your Home Away From Home

2015-09-15T18:42:51-05:00

Homewood Suites is really your home away from home. Homewood Suites Hotel in Avondale, Arizona is a great place to stay when traveling to Arizona or at their many other locations located across the globe. This all-suite hotel features nice size bedrooms and beds which are very comfortable with many upgrades throughout. You can stay in one or two bedroom suites and all suites come with a separate living room area, a bedroom, and a well-stocked kitchen. The kitchen has [...]

Homewood Suites Your Home Away From Home2015-09-15T18:42:51-05:00

The Happiest Hotel On Earth!

2015-09-25T10:24:25-05:00

The Disneyland Hotel not only captures the classic spirit of Disney in all its furnishings but also gives you a feeling of Walt’s vision! I believe it is a magical place for everyone in your family and here are my top 4 reasons why you need to stay at the Happiest Hotel on Earth! 1. Meet and Greet: Throughout the day, Goofy will be in the lobby of the Hotel just waiting for you to arrive! No crowds or no [...]

The Happiest Hotel On Earth!2015-09-25T10:24:25-05:00

Frozen Summer Fun celebration

2015-09-15T18:42:32-05:00

The Frozen Summer Fun celebration has been taking place since June at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and includes many extra Frozen activities and events. In addition to these everyday happenings you can also purchase the Frozen Summer Fun Premium Package for $69 per adult or $39 for children 3 – 9. This trio package may initially seem a little steep, but actually packs a lot of value and includes the following: 1. Frozen Royal Welcome Viewing – Enjoy a shaded location [...]

Frozen Summer Fun celebration2015-09-15T18:42:32-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-09-21T21:59:04-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 21, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Pirates of the Caribbean Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-09-21T21:59:04-05:00

Star Wars Weekend Character Experiences

2015-09-15T18:42:08-05:00

  As I already mentioned, I am a huge Disney fan and have been for as long as I can remember and, after a while, I was able to bring my husband around to my way of thinking. He has been a Star Wars for as long as he can remember, so now I’m the one who has had to come around. Here are a few tips I can offer for meeting your favorite Star Wars characters. Stay posted for [...]

Star Wars Weekend Character Experiences2015-09-15T18:42:08-05:00

10 Tips for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

2015-09-18T09:06:21-05:00

Mickey’s Not SO Scary Halloween Party is a hard-ticket event held in the Magic Kingdom during the months of September and October. You will experience special Halloween entertainment and even have the chance to trick-or-treat! If you are heading to Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party this year, check out these tips! 1. Purchase Tickets ahead! Dates do sell out! 2. Arrive early! The Halloween party is officially from 7pm until midnight, BUT you can enter the park at 4:00pm [...]

10 Tips for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party2015-09-18T09:06:21-05:00

Dinner at Cape May Cafe Restaurant

2015-08-27T11:26:28-05:00

I grew up spending summers on the Jersey Shore. One of my favorite meals down at the shore was an old fashioned clam bake. Now that I live in Texas I don’t get to enjoy clams or clam bakes very often so when I head to Walt Disney World the clam bake dinner at Cape May Café is on my list every time! Cape May Café (named after Cape May, New Jersey) is located at the Beach Club Resort. This [...]

Dinner at Cape May Cafe Restaurant2015-08-27T11:26:28-05:00

When Do I Need to Start Planning My Vacation to Walt Disney World?

2019-05-29T14:02:04-05:00

  The question I get asked most often is “when do I need to start planning my vacation to Disney World?” Even more often received is the look of shock when I tell them the ideal time to start planning is seven to nine months ahead of time! When it comes to travel within the United States, planning a trip a couple of months - and in some cases, a couple of weeks - in advance is plenty of time [...]

When Do I Need to Start Planning My Vacation to Walt Disney World?2019-05-29T14:02:04-05:00

Five Reasons to love Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen in Downtown Disneyland

2015-09-11T14:20:28-05:00

My family loves to eat in Downtown Disneyland on the night of our arrival. We have been to Tortilla Jo’s and it’s great Mexican food, we’ve eaten at La Brea Bakery Café, we talk about trying Naples Ristorante e Pizzeria and ESPN Zone, but when it comes down to it, we all love eating at Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen! Here are five reasons we keep going back: 1. The Food- Yes, the food is reason enough to keep coming back! [...]

Five Reasons to love Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen in Downtown Disneyland2015-09-11T14:20:28-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-09-17T11:41:59-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 9, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Pirates of the Caribbean Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-09-17T11:41:59-05:00

Top Activities For Boys At Disney World

2015-08-27T10:51:13-05:00

Sometimes it seems that we see a lot of the Princess experiences that are available for little girls at Walt Disney World, and I hear from parents wondering if there will be anything for their boys to do... Oh yes, there's a TON of fun for little boys! Here are my top picks for boys to enjoy: At Magic Kingdom - Shoot Emperor Zurg at Buzz Lightyear Space Ranger Spin Explore Tom Sawyer Island - you'll find caves, suspension bridges, [...]

Top Activities For Boys At Disney World2015-08-27T10:51:13-05:00

Henderson Park Inn

2015-08-27T10:15:29-05:00

Henderson Park Inn is an adults only bed and breakfast in Destin, Florida. It is right on the beach, and is a very relaxing and quiet place to spend a beach vacation. My favorite thing about Henderson Park Inn is all the things that are included. You get a daily gourmet breakfast, a boxed lunch, happy hour every afternoon, beach chairs and umbrellas, all you can eat candy bars and waters throughout the day, as well as afternoon cookies and [...]

Henderson Park Inn2015-08-27T10:15:29-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-09-02T15:03:00-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 1, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Pirates of the Caribbean Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-09-02T15:03:00-05:00

Vacationing at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

2015-08-27T08:32:09-05:00

This summer we camped in our RV at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park and it was one of our best camping trips to date. We were very surprised how nice the campgrounds are at John Pennekamp. There are 47 full hookup sites that are very well maintain. The park amenities include fishing, swimming, picnicking, and a visitor center which includes an aquarium. We were in walking distance to Cannon Beach, the marina, aquarium, dive shop, and kayak rentals. There [...]

Vacationing at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park2015-08-27T08:32:09-05:00