Disney World Tips and Tricks: Buying and Protecting Your Disney Tickets

You’re going to Disney World and have spent months researching where to stay, where to eat, what to see and do, and how to get there and back. A Disney vacation is a sizeable investment, and is worth spending all that time so that you and your family can get your money’s worth and have a truly magical vacation experience.But what about your Disney park tickets? This is one of the most expensive parts of your Disney vacation budget, so thinking about where you get your tickets, or what to do … [Read more...]

Chip and Co Featured Partner – Meet the Magic


Meet the Magic site began out of the love for Disney and the want for meeting others in the Disney community that shared as much passion for Disney as I do.  I have many great memories from hours spent in theme parks throughout my childhood.  Living in Nashville, I had always had Opryland U.S.A. as a local theme park for summer fun.  However, the park closed many years back.  As a result, I began to look to other places for theme park fun.  I visited many parks trying to find the best match.  … [Read more...]

Wednesday with Walt: Yep, That’s What It’s All About

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I can easily say that ‘Disney’ is one of the best things in my life. I cannot imagine a world void of the influence of Walt Disney: a world with no Mickey Mouse; no example of eternal optimism and the importance of  a good attitude when I was a child; no Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Mary Poppins or Sleeping Beauty by which to learn to dream big dreams; no Disneyland or Walt Disney World at which to share precious and lifelong memories with my family. I believe with all my heart that Walt … [Read more...]

The Chip And Company Disney Week In Review For April 25


Welcome to the Disney Week In Review from your friends at Chip and Company. We all hope you got to enjoy time with your families and friends over the Easter and Passover holidays. There was a lot of news this week and, as usual, our brilliant writers were more than willing to offer their views on a huge range of subjects so let's get started.There has been a lot of progress in the Fantasyland construction not the least of which has been the appearance of Beast's castle. Here is a video of … [Read more...]

Touring Plans Starts the Latest Free Dining Rumor.


The latest free dining rumor comes courtesy of Touring Plans own Len Testa. Today on Twitter, an innoucuous little tweet announced: "Disney reviews its quarterly numbers May 10. Word is a tasty discount will be out before then. ^len" We don't' know what dates it will cover (although if we were betting, we would say late August until sometime in November, the same offer the U.K. received a month ago) or when it will be announced, but Touring Plans has been right on target for the last two major … [Read more...]