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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...]