Oldies But Goodies – How Ambitious Should Your Vacation Plans Be?


This is one of those questions that only you can answer for yourselves my Oldie pals!!! The answer depends mostly on your stamina and any mobility issues, but since most mobility issues are easily dealt with at Walt Disney World stamina becomes the major consideration. I generally plan to get a lot out of each and every visit but also plan a pace that allows time to recuperate from busy busy days. Our next visit will be a real test because the schedule is verrrrrry full and my stamina is down a … [Read more...]

The Chip And Company Disney Week In Review For October 3


Hi there fans of all things Disney!! If you are reading this on October 3rd we will be 10 days away from the start of this year's visit to Walt Disney World. September/October seems like a popular time for your friends at Chip and Company to visit Mecca. For the last few weeks it feels that we have had one or more of our writers either at Walt Disney World or the Disneyland Resort every day. Lots of good articles will be coming from our visits. On to this week's review!!The Epcot Food & … [Read more...]

Oldies But Goodies – What Brings Us Back, The Intangibles


In another article I covered the Tangible things; those you can see, feel touch, and do, but here I will look at the more subtle things that go to make up all that is Walt Disney World. Intangibles are those things that are there, you know they are there, you experience them but they are not something you can physically touch. Let's just take a look at a few of the intangibles that bring us Oldies back again and again!!CHEERFUL ATMOSPHERE - I guess us old folks are supposed to be grumpy by … [Read more...]

Oldies But Goodies – What Brings Us Back, The Tangibles


As we get older we generally find that different things become important to us. When we were younger we looked forward to the thrill of riding the biggest, best, and most exciting attractions and some of us still do (me). But, when you reach a certain age (different for everyone), you find that the more subtle things that you may have passed by in the past become a bit more important in the overall enjoyment of your visit. Let's look at a few of these things that we grow to love as we become … [Read more...]

Why Do I Write For Disney Seniors?


Seniors see Walt Disney World differently from other age groups. I know this for a fact because in the last 21 years, going from early middle age to a bona fide senior, my perspective has changed tremendously. I write for my fellow Seniors to help them get the absolute most they can from their Walt Disney World visits.We visit Walt Disney World in different ways as Seniors:As experienced regular visitors - This group knows what to expect and I don't worry about them, I learn from … [Read more...]