Disney World Refurbishment Schedule June 2011

Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disney World WebsiteCurrentOsprey Ridge Golf Course closed through 5/19/11 for refurbishment. Cabanas Leisure Pool (Coronado Springs Resort) closed through 5/20/11 for refurbishment. All other pools, including the Dig Site feature pool will remain open. Villas Spa (Beach Club Villas) closed 5/23/11-5/25/11 for … [Read more...]

Top 5 Underrated Walt Disney World Restaurants


 Dining at Walt Disney World is just as much of an experience as the parks and attractions! In fact, getting a reservation at some Disney restaurants are harder than finding Soarin' at Epcot or Toy Story Midway Mania at Hollywood Studios without a wait! However, I have discovered several restaurants at Disney World that offer great food, clever themes, and excellent service that many guests miss. Check out my Top 5 Underrated Attractions at Disney World!1. Tony's Town Square- … [Read more...]

Young Cruisers Can Now Receive the Royal Treatment Aboard the Disney Fantasy

For the first time aboard the Disney Cruise line, young princesses and pirates can receive the royal treatment  at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique on the Disney Fantasy. As you may know, these special salons can already be found at the Walt Disney World Resort and the Disneyland Resort. But Disney has more in store for you onboard.When you enter, a Fairy Godmother-in-training will greet your princess-to-be before they receive their makeover. They will be able to choose from packages such as the … [Read more...]

Disney Salutes Reedy Creek Improvement District Leader Tom DeWolf


More than a generation ago when Walt and Roy Disney were dreaming of transforming citrus groves and rural swampland into what would become Walt Disney World Resort, Tom DeWolf was right there with them thinking of plans to deliver the roads, utilities and other municipal services that would help make that dream a reality.After 46 years of service to Reedy Creek Improvement District, including his tenure as the first district administrator and later serving as chairman of Reedy Creek’s … [Read more...]

2011 Star Wars Weekends Merchandise

The line to enter Jabba's Hutt on opening weekend of SWW

With the opening of Star Tours: The Adventures Continue, Star Wars Weekends 2011 at Disney Hollywood Studios has a larger footprint than ever before.  The Hyperspace Hoopla has moved to the sorcerer hat stage, and special event merchandise has found a new home in a huge tent located in the courtyard beyond the Rock-n-Roller Coaster.This new merchandise location, dubbed Jabba's Hutt, provides a general shopping area dedicated to event merchandise as well as the usual queue for limited … [Read more...]