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Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2016-09-30T11:18:34-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 28, 2016 Magic Kingdom® Park Swiss Family Treehouse Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Liberty Square Riverboat Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Jul.6 - Sep. 29, 2016 Aug. 8 - Nov. 18, 2016 Jan. 3 - 12, 2017 Jan. 9 - Feb. 16, 2017 Jan. 17 - Jun. 29, 2017 Epcot None Disney’s Hollywood Studios Pizza Planet Rock N Roller Coaster Jan. 19 - Late 2016 Oct. 27 - Nov. 9, [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2016-09-30T11:18:34-05:00

Halloween at Tokyo Disneyland Resort

2016-09-27T09:41:53-05:00

Halloween at any Disney theme park is an exciting time, and fun for the entire family. But if you're willing and able to travel to Japan, you're in for a very special treat! Halloween has only been celebrated here for the past twenty years or so, but the people have really embraced the holiday in a big way. I visited there during September, and had an amazing time! I wanted to share with you: 5 Fantastic Things about Halloween at [...]

Halloween at Tokyo Disneyland Resort2016-09-27T09:41:53-05:00

10 Halloween Activities for Your Fall Disney World Vacation

2016-09-26T10:47:05-05:00

The fall is my absolute favorite time to visit Walt Disney World. The decor, the seasonal treats, and the Halloween fun are the BEST! Which of these will you be adding to your Disney Halloween must-do list? Minnie's Seasonal Dine at Hollywood and Vine! From September 12th until November 6th join Minnie and friends for a frightfully festive Halloween dinner party. Delicious food and fun character costumes will not disappoint! Club Villain! Sunset Showcase proudly presents this special ticketed event [...]

10 Halloween Activities for Your Fall Disney World Vacation2016-09-26T10:47:05-05:00

Universal Islands of Adventure Jurassic Park

2016-09-19T09:18:56-05:00

At Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme park, you’ll find thrills of all kinds from superheroes to the Wizarding World, and even the prehistoric variety. In Jurassic Park, you can come face to face with the dinosaurs, just as John Hammond intended. When you enter through the gates at Jurassic Park, the movie’s iconic theme song will immediately be playing in your head. You’ll wonder how Universal transported everything from that mysterious island to southern Florida! One of the more interactive [...]

Universal Islands of Adventure Jurassic Park2016-09-19T09:18:56-05:00

5 Hip Reasons to Stay at the Hard Rock Hotel, Universal Orlando

2016-09-19T09:17:38-05:00

Hip Hotels help create a truly memorable, unique experience for the traveler. And the Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando is the Hippest Hotel that Universal has to offer! Here are my Top 5 Hits of the Hard Rock Hotel that will keep you coming back! The Atmosphere The rock-and-roll theme envelopes you from the minute you step into the lobby! Throughout the hotel, the furnishings, music, bathrooms, and memorabilia create a truly unique place to stay. The Pool With [...]

5 Hip Reasons to Stay at the Hard Rock Hotel, Universal Orlando2016-09-19T09:17:38-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2016-09-19T22:30:53-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 19, 2016 Magic Kingdom® Park Swiss Family Treehouse Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Jul.6 - Sep. 29, 2016 Aug. 8 - Nov. 18, 2016 Epcot None Disney’s Hollywood Studios Pizza Planet Rock N Roller Coaster Jan. 19 - Late 2016 Oct. 27 - Nov. 9, 2016 Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park Dinosaur DINO Institute Shop Jul. 25 - Oct. 16, 2016 Jul. 25 - Oct. 16, 2016 Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park Annual [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2016-09-19T22:30:53-05:00

Disney Resorts: Old Key West vs. Saratoga Springs

2019-06-03T14:10:44-05:00

Disney’s Old Key West and Saratoga Springs Resorts There are 2 Resorts at Walt Disney World that often have last minute availability AND are cheaper per night than most other Deluxe Resorts. I get a lot of questions about these properties so here are some basic pros and cons about each. The bottom line: These are great options for large families, last minute travelers, and/or those wishing for a slower, relaxing Disney Vacation. Old Key West is the very first [...]

Disney Resorts: Old Key West vs. Saratoga Springs2019-06-03T14:10:44-05:00

5 Tips for Arrival Day at Walt Disney World

2016-08-25T14:29:36-05:00

For most travelers, your arrival time to Walt Disney World will not be first thing in the morning. Depending on where you are traveling from, you may arrive around lunch, or sometimes in the afternoon. I know you may be ready to start your vacation and ride some rides, but hang tight! If you are traveling with kids who have had to sit still for hours, the last thing they will want to do is stand in long afternoon lines [...]

5 Tips for Arrival Day at Walt Disney World2016-08-25T14:29:36-05:00

Frozen Pre-Show Package Will Melt Your Heart!

2016-08-25T14:03:28-05:00

  There’s a show at Disneyland California Adventure that will melt your frozen heart! It’s Frozen Live at the Hyperion Theater! This new show will dazzle you with its’ retelling of Disney’s newest classic movie. The costumes and the characters and the set are like nothing you’ve ever seen. Anna and Elsa fans will fall in love with this stage production. Without giving too much away about the show (because it’s amazing, an absolute must see!), I’m going to share [...]

Frozen Pre-Show Package Will Melt Your Heart!2016-08-25T14:03:28-05:00

10 Tips for Your First Disney World Vacation

2016-09-06T08:57:43-05:00

  Planning your first trip to Walt Disney World can be overwhelming. I remember feeling that way when we decided to take our family for the first time. I had been there before, but so much had changed and bringing my kids would make it a whole new experience. Here are 10 tips that will help when you begin planning and ensure you will get the most out of your first vacation. Stay in a Disney Resort Hotel. When it’s [...]

10 Tips for Your First Disney World Vacation2016-09-06T08:57:43-05:00

Four Classic Not To Be Missed Shows at the Magic Kingdom

2016-08-25T13:39:16-05:00

  Whether it’s your first or hundred and first visit to the Magic Kingdom you can’t overestimate how much walking is involved. At some point in the day you will need to rest and, especially in the summer months, find a nice place to cool off. I have four perfect locations where you can do just that and they are home to the classic shows of the Magic Kingdom. Each has something that appeals to every age as well as [...]

Four Classic Not To Be Missed Shows at the Magic Kingdom2016-08-25T13:39:16-05:00