Best Vegetarian Eats in Walt Disney World Theme Parks

Plenty of Walt Disney World guests are looking for vegetarian eats in the theme parks, so we did a little scouting to find the best. These are our choices – what are yours?In Magic Kingdom Park, quick-service picks include the Greek salad, veggie wrap or veggie burger at Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe in Tomorrowland. Across the park in Frontierland, we like the veggie flatbread at Golden Oak Outpost. And the Lighthouse Sandwich at Columbia Harbour House in Liberty Square, a delicious stack of … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Stars and Stripes Celebration

Great news for families that will be at Walt Disney World this Fourth of July!The Swan and Dolphin is hosting a Family-style BBQ Bash at Fantasia Gardens Pavilion. Saturday, July 2, 2011. 3:00pm - 8:00PMJoin the fine folks at the Swan and Dolphin for a family-style BBQ Bash at Fantasia Gardens Pavilion. Relax to the music of their live band and enjoy classic carnival games while their chefs cook up some traditional (and not-so-traditional) BBQ fare!Tickets available the day of … [Read more...]

Oldies But Goodies – Tables In Wonderland, Does It Fit Your Style.


Oldies and all other folks put quite a lot of time making decisions about many things before embarking on a Walt Disney World visit. One of these items is dining, after all, everyone has to eat. I'm going to give you some numbers to give you an idea what the Disney Dining Plan (DDP) costs per adult per night so you can compare the benefits of the DDP to the Tables In Wonderland Program.The DDP includes 1 table service credit, one counter service credit, and one snack credit for approximately … [Read more...]

Free Dining is back at Disney World during August & September 2011


Now through Aug. 27, 2011, book the new Memories Vacation Package for 5 nights and 6 days at select Disney Moderate, Disney Deluxe or Disney Deluxe Villa Resorts at the Walt Disney World® Resort for arrivals most nights Aug. 28 – Sept. 24 and get the Disney Dining Plan** FREE!**Booking Window: May 2 – Aug. 27, 2011Travel Window: Aug. 28 – Sept. 24, 2011Offer Details: The New Memories Vacation Package Includes:Accommodations Magic Your Way Base Ticket for each member of … [Read more...]

Character Dining: How Much Is Too Much?


I see this a lot:  A family plans a trip to Disney World and they get the dining plan, which allows them to eat at a wide variety of restaurants on site, but when  they make their advanced dining reservations (ADRs), they end up booking a character meal for almost every day of the trip.  As a travel agent and possibly more so parent as a who's taken my children to Disney World many times, I want to shout "don't do it."  Don't get me wrong, I like character meals, but hear me out.  There's a … [Read more...]