Monorail Peach is Coming to Disney World

We are thrilled to announce that Walt Disney World Resort will bring an additional Monorail train into service. It’ll be identified by a new peach-colored stripe when it joins the fleet this fall. Over the next few weeks you may spot Disney testing the train on the Monorail beams before they bring it in to be painted.The new Peach Line will bring their numbers back up to 12, which is the first time since the accident with Austin Wuennenberg. Related articlesGrand Gathering Celebrations … [Read more...]

Port Orleans Riverside Refurbishments and the Trundle Beds.


For months now, we've been hearing that when all the Port Orleans Riverside refurbishments are complete, they won't have trundle beds.  This was a huge disappointment for families of five because it meant that the moderates would only hold five people, further diminishing resort options for larger families.Some suspected the reasoning was to fill up the new Art of Animation suites that will open in mid-2012.  Well, I'm happy to report that these rumors are false. I just got confirmation that … [Read more...]

Top 5 Best Things About Port Orleans Riverside


One of the most popular Walt Disney World resorts is Port Orleans Riverside! This moderate resort offers plenty of Southern charm and transports guests back in time to those old, lazy summer afternoons, along with some Pixie Dust too of course!1. Quality-Port Orleans Riverside is the most popular moderate resort on property; and the reason for this is Riverside's quality. This resort has great personality, warmth, helpful service, variety of activities, and a spectacular, leisurely setting. … [Read more...]

5 Things we LOVE About the Disney’s Beach Club Resort

Disney's Beach Club is one of Walt Disney World's deluxe resorts offering Disney guests a seaside experience in addition to their magical, park ventures. The Beach Club is considered an Epcot Resort and actually has a sister resort right next door known as the Yacht Club. The Beach Club is a beautiful resort; and like all deluxes, it offers a lot extras and benefits! Check out my Top 5 Best Things About Disney's Beach Club!1. Location-Disney's Beach Club is conveniently located between Epcot … [Read more...]

Ask a Disney Question: Best Parade Viewing Locations.


This question comes from Elliot, who asks "Where is the best place to see various parades at WDW?Elliot, thanks for your question and for reading Chip and Co.In general, you'll have a good view of the parades all along the routes they travel, but there are some locations that are more advantageous than others. In general, crowds are going to be the heaviest closest to the exit for nighttime parades. Crowds also tend to bottleneck in areas that don't have good flow (such as in front of … [Read more...]