Top 10 Disneyland Attractions for Toddlers

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Disneyland is one of the most magical places, and viewing the parks through the eyes of your toddler makes it even more so. While there are a lot of attractions and rides aimed at older kids/adults, there are still plenty of things for your toddler to enjoy! Here's my top 10 list of attractions for toddlers at the Disneyland Resort:Mickey's Toontown- There's so much for little ones to do at Mickey's Toontown! Visit Mickey and Minnie in their homes, explore Goofy's house and garden, and … [Read more...]


Top 10 reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort

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When planning a trip to Walt Disney World, one of the most important decisions you must make is whether to stay on-property, or off-property. There are pros and cons for both, and the choice depends on the needs of the people traveling. But if you're thinking about staying on-property in a Walt Disney World Resort, here are the Top 10 reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort.1. Different Types of Accommodations - Walt Disney World Resorts are classified in three different … [Read more...]


Top 10 Breakfast Locations at Walt Disney World

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You're at the most magical place on earth - Walt Disney World - and you can't wait to get to the parks and make your way to your favorite attractions.  Wait, are you forgetting anything?  Sunscreen, Magic Bands, cellphones, emergency snacks, plastic bags for electronics on wet rides, hats, all members of your party....nope, got it all.  Breakfast?  Yes, the most important meal of the day sometimes gets lost in the shuffle when you're at Disney World. But often, if you make time for it, you can … [Read more...]


Top 10: Food & Wine Festival Insider Tips

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I can't stop talking about Epcot's International Food & Wine Festival! It is seriously the best time of year to go! This year, my family and I are going in late September to enjoy the Festival,  Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, and to top it off we got Free Dining!! (You can do this too,  ask me how Summer@worldofmagictravel.com)For most Walt Disney World guests, the Epcot Food & Wine Festival is the booths. They are the little kiosks added throughout World Showcase with snack … [Read more...]


2016 Walt Disney World Resort and Aulani Packages Booking Soon

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It time!  Have you been waiting to get that 2016 vacation to Walt Disney World or Aulani, A Disney Resort and Spa, officially booked?  THE WAIT IS OVER!!Beginning June 17, 2015, guests (or their agents) can book vacations for 2016 to Aulani. Beginning June 22, 2015, guests (or their agents) can book vacation packages for 2016 to Walt Disney World in Florida.These packages are for arrivals between January 1-December 31, 2016.NOTE:  The last day of your vacation CANNOT be more … [Read more...]


5 Essential Wardrobe Items For Your Disney Park Visit

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Part of the excitement of heading to the parks is choosing your Disney outfit! Although getting decked out in Disney gear can be really fun, take a moment to think about the reality of wearing that outfit all day in the unpredictable Florida weather!  Here are 5 essential items that should be included in your park-day wardrobe!1. EARS! A set of ears is guaranteed to make you smile the instant you put them on. There are so many different options out there now so you will have no problem … [Read more...]


7 ways to Stay Sane on a Disney Vacation

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After all the planning that goes into a Disney vacation, after all the days of waiting to arrive, after all the hours of dreaming of your Disney adventure, the actual trip itself can be quite stressful if you don’t have a plan to stay sane. Vacations should be fun, exciting, and relaxing. To ensure you don’t lose your cool on your Disney vacation, here are my 7 ways to Stay Sane on a Disney Vacation. Have a Plan While it is always fun to see where the day takes you, wander through the parks … [Read more...]


Top 5 Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotels

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Just like Walt Disney World, Disneyland Resort has Good Neighbor Hotels for guests to stay at. There are 30+ Good Neighbor Hotels in the Disneyland area and many are within walking distance to the parks. Since the Disneyland Resort hotels can get pretty expensive, it's nice to have cheaper options when booking a stay. Here's my top 5 Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel picks (in no particular order).Best Western Park Place Inn and Mini Suites-this hotel is right across the street from the … [Read more...]


Disney Magic Outside the Walt Disney World Theme Parks

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The magical experiences around the Walt Disney World Resort aren't limited to the 4 Theme Parks. Most people don't realize how many recreational activities there are available in the area. You could take a Disney Vacation and have an amazing time without ever going into the Parks!So you're tired of the rides and the crowds? Get a little fresh air and make some magic with your family with these activites that are off the beaten path, but still IN Walt Disney World.Bass Fishing … [Read more...]


Buying Groceries at Walt Disney World

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If you're visiting Walt Disney World, and want to save money on food, or your children or family members like having familiar foods, or someone in your party has special dietary needs, what are your options? Well, Walt Disney World resorts and parks have a wide variety of foods available in their restaurants, food courts, and counter service areas, and there's more focus on healthy options, and alternatives to high allergy ingredients than ever before.  But, if you have a youngster...or even a … [Read more...]