Happy Birthday, Disneyland!

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Disneyland celebrated its 60th birthday this past weekend!  As a Disney Addict and Entertainment Writer for Chipandco.com, I could not miss a visit to the "Happiest Place on Earth" to be a part of the celebrations.  Join me on my amazing magical adventure!Grabbing my Disney 60th Anniversay Dooney & Bourke (souvenir from the 24hr event) full of extra battery packs, cords and of course, my AP and Disney Credit Card, I headed out at 5:30 am to ensure I made Rope Drop.  Arriving at the Toy … [Read more...]


New Experiences During the 20th Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is celebrating it’s 20th year, returns to the Disney World Resort Sept. 25-Nov. 16, 2015 with more than 30 global marketplaces.For the first time ever, the festival is stretching into the park’s Future World with four new food and beverage marketplaces.Along the walkway toward Future World West, you can enjoy the new Artistry of Wine & Cheese festival area, which will feature the Cheese Studio (offering a cheese sampler served on an … [Read more...]


Joffrey’s Coffee Disney Blends

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Based in Tampa, Fla., Joffrey’s was one of the first specialty roasters in Florida, and their relationship with Disney began in 1995 with a single kiosk at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park at Walt Disney World Resort. Now Joffrey's coffee can be found in-room, at kiosks and in most restaurants at Walt Disney World, Disneyland Resort and Disney Vacation Club.  They have over 20 Disney Flavors to choose from.Since you can’t wake up at Disney every morning, you can order the special blends … [Read more...]


Top 10 Walt Disney World Food Courts

Best Disney World Food Courts

When it comes to grabbing a quick meal during your Walt Disney World visit there are some amazing options to choose from.  When you're looking for options to satisfy lots of different tastes, the food courts tend to fit the bill.Here is our list of the Top 10 Food Courts at Walt Disney World:10. Gasparilla Island Grill, Grand Floridian Resort and Spa:  Open 24 hours and featuring a wide variety of options, Gasparilla Island Grill is a great place to get a little variety!  Their late … [Read more...]


Unique Breakfast Items You Must Try at Walt Disney World

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Start your day off right with a breakfast that is not only delicious and filling, but one unique enough to post on Instagram. My last Disney foodie article was about my Disney Dining Bucket List for table service restaurants. Check out these one-of-a-kind items you must try while at Disney:Maple Waffle Breakfast Cone – BoardWalk Bakery at Disney’s BoardWalk Fluffy scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, melted cheddar cheese in a hand-formed maple waffle cone makes this a BoardWalk breakfast not to … [Read more...]


Top 5 Disney Buffets For Adult Diners

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The Dining Choices at Disney World are abundant – so abundant that choosing which ones you’ll dine at can be really difficult. But if you’re traveling as a couple/all adult party to WDW, then you’re in luck – because while WDW may seem to be a family’s paradise (which it is), it is actually geared towards those of all ages, and they really do have something for everyone. If you love buffets, but aren’t sure about dining with characters or tons of families with (sometimes loud and rambunctious) … [Read more...]


New Details About ‘STK Orlando’ and ‘The Edison’ at Disney Springs

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Little by little we are finding out more and more details about the new additions to what will be known as Disney Springs. Recently we heard about The Edison, which is described as a lavish “Industrial Gothic”-style restaurant, bar and nighttime destination that will feature exceptional classic American food, artisanal craft cocktails and live entertainment.The Edison will be pretty similar to the west coast location. It is described as, a throwback to a resurgence of old-world style, … [Read more...]


Top 10: Food & Wine Festival Insider Tips

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I can't stop talking about Epcot's International Food & Wine Festival! It is seriously the best time of year to go! This year, my family and I are going in late September to enjoy the Festival,  Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, and to top it off we got Free Dining!! (You can do this too,  ask me how Summer@worldofmagictravel.com)For most Walt Disney World guests, the Epcot Food & Wine Festival is the booths. They are the little kiosks added throughout World Showcase with snack … [Read more...]


Best Quick Service Restaurants: Disney Parks Edition

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With so many choices in each Disney World park for Quick Service, it's hard to know where to go. I like to go to certain ones that I KNOW are good instead of just opt for the nearest place with a menu.I have tried almost all of the Quick Service spots in the Parks, and this list is strictly my opinion (and my children's, because if they're happy I'm happy, right?!) I'm going to leave Be Our Guest off the list because it's not a quick-serve  since it requires a reservation. This list also … [Read more...]


Top 5 Fried Disney World Treats

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These days, you can find a deep fried version of pretty much any food imaginable – and I don’t know about you, but I love a good deep fried snack! Disney is no stranger to deep fried food, and they have a ton of delicious items on their menus around the Parks that will fulfill that desire for something fried. So without further adieu, here are my picks for the top five fried Disney foods:The “Doh Bar” At Cooke’s Of Dublin – This tiny restaurant is so unassuming that you might not even notice … [Read more...]