/Tag: resort

9 Reasons Why You Will Love Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter

2019-08-05T18:46:43-04:00

Resort Size. Port Orleans French Quarter is the smallest moderate resort at Walt Disney World. The food court, arcade, pool, and bus stop are all a quick hop, skip, and a jump away from your resort room.  Boat transportation to Disney Springs. Sit back and relax as the Sassagoula Steamboat haulage company transports you and yours on a quick ride to Disney Springs along the picturesque, tree-lined banks of the Sassagoula River.  Sister Property. Port Orleans Riverside and French Quarter [...]

9 Reasons Why You Will Love Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter2019-08-05T18:46:43-04:00

7 Important Things to Remember When Using Disney’s Magical Express

2018-01-07T19:28:42-04:00

  Here are 7 important things to remember when using Disney’s Magical Express: It’s FREE! Using Disney’s Magical Express ground transportation is included with your Disney Resort hotel stay. It’s a great perk to staying onsite! Disney’s Magical Express is only offered when you are flying into and out of Orlando International Airport (MCO). Don’t forget if you want to take advantage of the complimentary ground transportation, you must choose this airport when booking your flights.   Yellow luggage tags [...]

7 Important Things to Remember When Using Disney’s Magical Express2018-01-07T19:28:42-04:00

Disney Dining Plans for 2018

2017-12-21T08:49:28-04:00

  If you are adding a Disney Dining Plan to your Walt Disney World vacation, which I recommend, here’s what you need to know about the dining plans for 2018! Dining Plans are only offered to guests staying at a Disney Resort hotel. This is a perk to staying onsite. Adding a dining plan gives you the option to pre-pay for meals and snacks. Then you simply have your MagicBand scanned at the time of purchase. If you like to [...]

Disney Dining Plans for 20182017-12-21T08:49:28-04:00

Important Dates to Remember for Your Disney World Vacation

2017-11-01T18:33:14-04:00

There are many details to be taken care of when you are planning a Disney World vacation. Here are some of the important dates to remember as you begin to plan. Book Your Vacation When you’re considering taking a vacation to Disney World, I recommend booking sooner than later. This will give you the best choice of resort and room options. Even when you book early, you don’t need to worry that you are getting the best price. If a [...]

Important Dates to Remember for Your Disney World Vacation2017-11-01T18:33:14-04:00

Planning a Walt Disney World & Universal Vacation

2017-06-28T13:00:10-04:00

  Having a hard time deciding between taking a vacation to Walt Disney World or Universal Orlando? Why not visit both? If you want to spend a few days at Walt Disney World and a few days at Universal, you can easily split your vacation between the two. If possible, I suggest devoting a day to each theme park. Walt Disney World has 4 parks - Animal Kingdom, EPCOT, Hollywood Studios and Magic Kingdom. Universal Orlando now has 3 parks [...]

Planning a Walt Disney World & Universal Vacation2017-06-28T13:00:10-04:00

Beat the Heat at Walt Disney World

2016-05-17T09:30:41-04:00

  Summer time in Florida is hot. There’s just no way around it. But it’s also a very popular time to visit Walt Disney World so I’m here to give you some tips on how to beat the heat when visiting the Most Magical Place on Earth in the summer months. Disney has two water parks, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach. These can be added on to your park tickets to allow entrance to both during your stay. The parks [...]

Beat the Heat at Walt Disney World2016-05-17T09:30:41-04:00

My Favorite Time of Year at Walt Disney World

2015-12-03T11:13:12-04:00

Christmas is my favorite time of year to visit Walt Disney World. The spirit of Christmas is spread throughout the parks and resorts. Holiday joy is everywhere you turn. All the parks are beautifully decorated, but my favorite is the Magic Kingdom. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas party is my absolute favorite event to attend all year. This event is so magical and really puts my family into the Christmas spirit. As for my favorite resort during the holidays it is [...]

My Favorite Time of Year at Walt Disney World2015-12-03T11:13:12-04:00

What’s in a View?

2015-12-03T10:56:45-04:00

With over twenty Disney resort hotels the choice of where to stay at Walt Disney World can be overwhelming. Add to that the different view categories offered at each resort and it gets even more mind-boggling! In most cases rooms at a specific resort are exactly the same – the price difference comes with your view. A few exceptions to this are club level rooms at the deluxe resorts and the business class rooms at Coronado Springs resort which offer [...]

What’s in a View?2015-12-03T10:56:45-04:00

Stress Free at Disney with Kids

2015-09-30T12:41:03-04:00

When going to Disney, whether you are a planner or like to wing it, here are some tips to making it stress free. 1. Make your dining reservations ahead of time. Even if you like to be flexible, I recommend making one table service reservation a day. This will give everyone some downtime and your feet a break. You can make your dining reservations as early as 180 days in advance of your arrival date. 2. Schedule your 3 Fastpass+ [...]

Stress Free at Disney with Kids2015-09-30T12:41:03-04:00

8 Ways to Enjoy Disney World as a Couple

2015-09-30T12:05:28-04:00

Thinking about leaving the kids behind for your next trip to Walt Disney World? Don’t worry! Disney offers many different types of experiences that couples will enjoy doing together. So, drop the kids at Grandma & Grandpa’s house, and enjoy a fun getaway full of Disney magic! Here are eight ways my husband and I love to spend our time together at Disney World: 1) Take in a Game at the ESPN Club My husband and I happen to love [...]

8 Ways to Enjoy Disney World as a Couple2015-09-30T12:05:28-04:00

An extra special event opened up for Star Wars Weekends 2015 called Feel the Force Deluxe Premium Package!

2015-04-28T17:13:28-04:00

This spectacular edition to the already amazing, star-packed weekend includes the following: · Reserved viewing area with soft drinks and water for Legends of the Force Star Wars Celebrity Motorcade · Reserved seating for ALL of the Celebrity Talk Shows in Theater of the Stars · Reserved viewing location for the Symphony in the Stars fireworks and dessert party · Priority access to Darth’s Mall ALL day long · Commemorative lanyard and credentials Why This Is Special As a Premium [...]

An extra special event opened up for Star Wars Weekends 2015 called Feel the Force Deluxe Premium Package!2015-04-28T17:13:28-04:00

What IS DisneyQuest?

2015-01-28T10:12:34-04:00

DisneyQuest is a 5-Story, High-Tech gaming destination in the DownTown Disney area at Walt DisneyWorld. It includes 3-D and 4-D experiences, truly unique Disney amusements, Virtual Reality games, and Tons of video games! It's a "must-do" for families who like to play together! My family tried it recently, and we will definitely be back again on our next trip! Younger family members love the animated painting Living Easels. They can color different scenes and make them come to life over [...]

What IS DisneyQuest?2015-01-28T10:12:34-04:00