Westgate Resorts Offers Travelers Employee Rate Discounts for Black Friday

You can get a jumpstart on Black Friday savings at Westgate Resorts by signing up to gain exclusive first access to the biggest sale of the year 24 hours before everyone else. Simply register ahead of time at www.westgateblackfriday.com now through 3 a.m. Thursday, November 26 to receive access to Westgate’s Black Friday Sale on Thanksgiving, a day before the general public sale that begins at 5 a.m. EST on Black Friday (November 27) and runs through Cyber Monday (November 30).By registering … [Read more...]

Guide to Disneyland’s Seasonal Holiday Foods

The holidays at the Disneyland Resort begin November 13 and last through January 6. If you'll be visiting the resort during this time, you'll want to check out this guide to the seasonal food and beverages being offered. Disneyland Park Bengal BarbecueHoliday CrispyBig Thunder Ranch BarbecueFamily-Style Cookie Bake – Warm brownie dusted with powdered sugar, topped with three scoops of peppermint ice cream, hot fudge and holiday sprinklesBlue Bayou RestaurantHoliday … [Read more...]

Save with a Disneyland Special Hotel Offer This New Years!

Kick off the New Year right at the Happiest Place on Earth and enjoy a special hotel offer! Save up to 20% when you stay at one of the three Disneyland Resort hotels early next year. This offer is good for select Sunday through Thursday night stays from January 3 to March 31, 2016. You can save up to 20% on premium rooms at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa or the Disneyland Hotel, and up to 10% at Disney's Paradise Pier Hotel. Book now through March 10, 2016 in order to take advantage … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel was Involved in a Data Breach

The Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel is just one among 54 Starwood hotels that have been affected by a recent data breach. They said they found malware in their systems that are used for processing payments at the hotel, this includes restaurants, shops, bars etc. However, the front desk payment processing was not affected by the breach.The Walt Disney World Swan Hotel was not affected by this data breach. The data breach at the Dolphin hotel happened between November 5, 2014 and April … [Read more...]

Great Wolf Lodge coming to Walt Disney World Area?

You may have heard about Great Wolf Lodge Resorts. They are based in Wisconsin and are a huge water park resort chain. They are planning another huge resort near Disney World. The plans are for an 800 unit hotel near Disney Springs. However, zoning allows for up to 1,400 unit hotel and timeshare units as well.They are currently in negotiations to buy a property owned by Garrison Orlando LLC."Great Wolf Resorts is always interested in expanding and bringing our unique indoor water park … [Read more...]

Legoland Florida Resort to Release Black Friday/Cyber Monday offers

Who can resist a great deal? Not us! That’s why we’ve got some awesome Legoland Florida Resort discounts planned for Black Brick Friday (Friday, Nov. 27) and Cyber Monday (Monday, Nov. 30), two of the biggest shopping days of the year.Savvy vacation planners and theme park fans can sign up now at http://florida.legoland.com/brick-friday-cyber-monday to get exclusive details in advance by email. They’ll also be added to our mailing list to receive a direct link to a private web page for every … [Read more...]

Celebrate Fall with the Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

A few weeks ago while I was at Walt Disney World I finally had the chance to attend the Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic. I say finally because year after year I have been unable to attend, this year I broke that cycle!The Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic features cuisine from the hotel’s own award-winning signature restaurants: Il Mulino New York Trattoria, Shula’s Steak House and Todd English’s bluezoo, with wine and spirits samplings from around the … [Read more...]

Construction has begun on The Gingerbread House at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort

Construction has started on The Gingerbread House at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort. We hear it is expected to be done on November 19th 2015. My daughter and I go and see this every year, it has become a tradition for us. It is amazing how they put it together and that it actually does not fall apart at any point. Not only it is beautiful but it smells so good.Check it out:The Grand Floridian Gingerbread House has been around since 1999. Where else can you see a life size … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel Celebrates the Holidays

Santa, Mrs. Claus and their favorite elf, Kandy Kane, are jetting off to Florida this December to escape the cold and join guests for Holiday Happenings at Santa’s favorite resort – the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel. During this month-long celebration, children and kids at heart can enjoy a magical holiday vacation experience at the Epcot Resort Area hotel with special holiday season room rates starting at $159 per night.This year’s activities line-up:Santa and Mrs. Claus Meet … [Read more...]

First Timer’s Guide To Walt Disney World – Choosing A Resort

Making the decision to take your family on a Walt Disney World vacation is a VERY smart thing to do – it’s a great place to visit and they have something for everyone to enjoy there! Once you decide to go, you’ll also have some other decisions to make – one of them being where to stay – and this can be a tough one, as Walt Disney World has TONS of amazing Resort Hotels right on WDW property (staying on property is really an easy decision – read on here to find out more about the perks of staying … [Read more...]