The Holiday Magic at Walt Disney World

It took 6 million lights to create the display, there is even snow!

Calling the holidays at Walt Disney World “magical” seems a bit cliché; after all, it's magical 365 days a year; you don't need twinkling lights and Christmas ornaments for that. Yet, there's something undeniably special about the Christmas season at Disney World. And, since the holidays come early (festivities usually begin in early November), guests have lots of time to experience it all.At the Magic Kingdom, the “Castle Dream Lights” make the castle appear as if it is covered in ice, with … [Read more...]


World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals, Yankees, Mets and Phillies Coming to Disney for Braves Spring Training

Some of Major League Baseball’s marquee teams, including the reigning World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals and New York Yankees, will take on the Atlanta Braves at Walt Disney World Resort during spring training in 2012.The Cardinals and Yankees, as well as the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies, make up the core of the Braves’ 18-game home schedule at Champion Stadium at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney. The Cardinals face the Braves on March 19. The Yankees visit … [Read more...]


Is Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter for you?

Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter is one of those Disney Resorts that -- at least for our family -- takes our breath away every time we visit.  POFQ is a Moderate priced resort, so it's a little more expensive than the Value resorts, but not as expensive as a Deluxe resort.  POFQ is the sister resort to the other Port Orleans Resort -- Riverside, which is just a short distance away.  Let's take a look at the Pros and Cons for staying at this resort!Pros:Port Orleans French Quarter is … [Read more...]


2011 Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Taping

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Every year as we approach Thanksgiving we get a ton of emails of people asking when Disney will be doing its Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Taping, who is starring in it, and where you can get tickets.Having done some research here is what I have found out:As of today no official word has been released on where or when you can get tickets. Nick Cannon, Christina Aguilera, and OneRepublic have already recorded their segments in Disneyland. Click here for more. This year's Disney … [Read more...]


Is Disney’s Beach Club Resort Right For You?

Yes.Oh. That's not enough to answer this question? It is for me! From the second my husband, son, and I walked into the luxurious lobby we knew we made a great choice in our stay. We are Disney Vacation Club members and it was after our stay here that we immediately decided to add on to our membership and purchase a whole lot of points at Beach Club - we'd be back for sure! The ambiance of the resort is relaxing. The pool and activities are exciting. There's so much to do at the Beach Club … [Read more...]