Disney World Planning 101 – Safety at the Parks


Do you let your guard down at Disney World? I find that I do.  To most of us, Disney World is not only the happiest place on earth, it's also one of the safest.  It certainly feels like it.  There are helpful cast members everywhere. You don't have to look far to find security. Your surrounded by families.  For the most part, the assumption that Disney is a safe place is well-founded. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't be mindful of safety.The best advice is simple:  Take the same safety … [Read more...]

Cars 2 World Grand Prix Posters


Here is the complete collection of Cars 2 Movie Posters. They are all high resolution for your saving and printing pleasure. Remember Cars 2 is in theaters on June 24th 2011! … [Read more...]

Best Things I Love About Disney – Big Thunder Mountain Railroad


How did I miss this among the many "Best Things" articles I have written. Not only is it one of my favorite attractions it is a true Walt Disney World Classic. It has been around for more than thirty years pleasing park visitors of all ages. There are some attractions that can be a bit rough on the older and younger folks but this one is truly a family friendly coaster. Personally I enjoy this one as much for the theme as I do the ride itself and never miss a chance to take multiple rides every … [Read more...]

Discounts: Military Rates Extended; AP Rates For Summer 2011


Yesterday, Disney announced that they're extending military discounts through the end of September 2012.  If you are an active-duty or retired military member, you qualify for discounts up to 40% off rooms and for deeply discounted tickets.   See your travel agent or call Disney directly.Be careful with this discount--you'll need to ask for it, as with all discounts. In my experience, it's the one that often falls through the cracks because it's not all that well publicized.  Make sure you … [Read more...]

Must See – Disney’s BoardWalk

Boardwalk, Disney's Boardwalk

One of my absolute favorite places to visit at the Walt Disney World Resort is Disney's BoardWalk. The Boardwalk Inn and Villas hosts both an hotel and Disney's Vacation Club Property.   Also, the BoardWalk offers an adorable lake front area with restaurants, shops, and more, reminiscent of turn of the century Atlantic City and Coney Island.Though I have yet to stay at the Boardwalk Inn, a Deluxe Resort, I love spending an evening strolling the Boardwalk, perusing the stores, and having … [Read more...]