Disney Springs Parking Lots will be Divided by Fruit Sections

The new Disney Springs has started the process of renaming all their parking lots. There will be 2 parking garages and they will be divided and they will be named after fruits. Yes, I said fruits! The signs are not up yet they will take a few weeks to get thereThe bigger garage is open currently and will be known as Orange. The 2nd one will open next year and that one will be known as Lime. The Parking close to the Marketplace will be called Lemon. 3 more lots west of the Orange garage will … [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...]

Please Stand Clear of the Doors – Disney Monorail Etiquette 101

Monorail Etiquette 101 I have heard countless stories of children saying that their favorite ride in all of Disney World is the monorail. While it is easy to laugh at this and push it off as childhood amusements, the monorail really is a unique and innovative feature of Disney.There is something about coming around that big curve and seeing the Magic Kingdom from the monorail window for the first time. It still gives me butterflies.I get it. The monorail is great. However, there are … [Read more...]

Top 10 reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort

When planning a trip to Walt Disney World, one of the most important decisions you must make is whether to stay on-property, or off-property. There are pros and cons for both, and the choice depends on the needs of the people traveling. But if you're thinking about staying on-property in a Walt Disney World Resort, here are the Top 10 reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort.1. Different Types of Accommodations - Walt Disney World Resorts are classified in three different … [Read more...]

5 Reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort!

When it comes to planning your WDW vacation, there are tons of things you have to think about. Like when to go, for how long, how to get there, and where to stay. Picking a place to stay can be tough, especially with so many great Resorts to choose from – both at WDW and off site as well. Non Disney Resorts tend to be a little cheaper, and that appeals to many families looking to save money on what can be a pricey vacation – but I personally will always spend that little bit extra and stay at … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Resort Bus Fleet Makes the Big Switch to Renewable Diesel

This Earth Day, Walt Disney World Resort turns the key on a new initiative to convert the buses that carry guests to a cleaner fuel that will ultimately reduce emissions by nearly half. By doing this, the Disney Transportation bus fleet becomes one of the first in the country to run on R50, a cleaner renewable diesel (RD) made from used cooking oil and non-consumable food waste.With its significant investment in innovation, the resort anticipates a nearly 50 percent reduction of the green … [Read more...]

Top 5 Tips for First Time Disney Flyers

Flying to Disney for the first time, especially with children can be a little daunting. This list of tips for first-timers will help you get everything in order before, during and after your flight. Print out this list so you can check things off as you go!Step 1: Book a FlightUse a Travel Magician like my friends and I at World of Magic Travel to find you the lowest fares and best times Let your agent know where you prefer to sit (window/aisle/front) Save time and confusion by … [Read more...]

Top 10 Disney World Non-Ride Experiences

Although the rides are so fun and unique at Walt Disney World, there are many other magical things to do! Think outside the lines.... the ride lines that is!  Everyone needs a change of pace from waiting in line, and at Disney there is excitement all around you!Here are 10 non-ride experiences that I enjoy at Disney World:10. Meeting Characters-  an essential part of a Disney trip is getting a photo and autograph from your favorite characters and Princesses.  Collect autographs on … [Read more...]

Best Times of Year to Visit Walt Disney World

People from all around the globe like to visit Walt Disney World - families, tour groups, couples, friends, and even individuals. The FastPass+ system has helped cut down wait times at many rides, but if you're just hoping to enjoy the Most Magical Place on Earth without wading through huge crowds, when's the best time to go? A lot depends on what you like best about your visit, and/or which events you're willing to brave a crowd for. Almost any month of the year has some advantages and … [Read more...]

Disney’s Magical Express Contractor to Layoff 204 Employees

A new company is taking over the Magical Express contract Starting June 1. ASIG filed a notice with the state of intent to lay off 204 employees by the end of May. So that means that around 200 employees might not have a job much longer. Although it has been said that the new company will probably re-hire most, if not all of the former employees. An Orlando company called Bags Inc. won the new contract with Disney in a bidding war recently.The Magical Express is always very popular, and it … [Read more...]