The Boathouse: Waterfront Dining at the New Disney Springs


The Boathouse is opening Spring 2015. It will be an upscale, waterfront dining experience featuring spectacular floating artwork: dream boats from the 30’s, 40’s & 50’s.The incredible culinary experience of The Boathouse will be showcased in an expansive restaurant with 3 distinctive bars including The Captain’s Raw Bar, The Admiral’s Club Bar and The Dock Bar, which is built over the water. Other spectacular nautically-themed rooms include The Runabout, Twin Transoms, and The Lake … [Read more...]

62 Million People Visited Orlando in 2014


The Tourism Officials recently said that 62 million people visited Orlando last year. Can you believe that? I live in Orlando and I know a lot of tourists visit here, but wow I never would have guessed it was that much! That is 5% more than last year!That number made an all new milestone for tourism.They say the rise in tourism numbers has to do with theme parks expansions and remodels at our world famous theme parks. With more tourists comes more money, of course. The rise in tourism … [Read more...]

Enjoy Star Wars Weekends with a Stay at The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel


The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is offering you the chance to enjoy the month-long Star Wars Weekends celebration at Hollywood Studios, May 15-June 15.Guests staying at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin are within walking distance or short complimentary boat ride to all the festivities taking place at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Star Wars Weekends will be held every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 15-June 14. The 2015 event will feature Star Wars characters roaming the … [Read more...]

25 Ways to Do Walt Disney World Resort Alone and Have the Time of Your Life

Top Tips for visiting Disney World alone

I don't know about you, but there is something so appealing about visiting Walt Disney World by myself.  If visiting Walt Disney World Resort solo never crossed your mind, think again. There are so many ways to enjoy Disney’s world-class theme parks, resorts and more all by yourself.Ride your favorite attraction more than once, shop till you drop, indulge in over-the-top treats, learn something new and make friends along the way.Here are 25 ways you can discover another side of the magic … [Read more...]

You Can Now Make Reservations for the Feel the Force Premium Packages at Star Wars Weekends

Mickey Star Wars Weekends

You will be able to ‘Feel the Force’ with special premium dining packages available this year for Star Wars Weekends. These special packages will immerse you in the action of the Legends of The Force: Star Wars Celebrity Motorcade and the “Symphony in the Stars” fireworks.The Feel the Force Premium Package includes reserved viewing for the Legends of the Force: Star Wars Celebrity Motorcade from 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. You get a choice of  soft drinks or water and a snack. You end your day with … [Read more...]