Disney Quick Tip: Relax on Tom Sawyer Island

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Seasoned veterans of Walt Disney World can all attest to the fact that there is a lot of walking, and at times all the sounds, crowds, rides, and action can get overwhelming. It is okay, and highly recommended that you take a break during the day to rest your feet and mind. Magic Kingdom is the most popular park and is often the most stimulating, crowded, and busy. If you are in the mood to stay at the park, but need to sit down in a quiet place I suggest heading to Fronterland. Board the raft … [Read more...]





Living the VIP Life with Disney’s Premium and Platinum Packages

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I mentioned these vacation packages briefly in my recent “Which Dining Plan Is Right For You?” article, and they are definitely worth exploring some more, especially if you are considering booking a WDW vacation to celebrate something special like a honeymoon or an anniversary – or if you just want to experience some VIP treatment while at WDW!Living The Premium Life: This package includes accommodations at a Walt Disney World Resort, and Park Tickets that can be customized to the length of … [Read more...]





What to do when it’s COLD at Disney!

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New packages for 2015 are out now and this means planning for winter trips is right around the corner!I love going to Disney when it's chilly.  It never really stays COLD all day, it normally warms up by afternoon.  Here are some tips if you are planning a trip and it looks like there is going to be a cold snap during your visit.1.  Pack gloves and a hat.  I know it sounds silly if you are going to Florida, but they take up little to no space in your luggage and you will be glad you have … [Read more...]





Counter Service At Disney’s Animal Kingdom – Where To Grab A Quick Bite

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I recently wrote about where you can grab some counter service grub at the Magic Kingdom, and today I wanted to head over to Animal Kingdom for a bite and take a look at what they have to offer for quick service locations:Tamu Tamu Refreshments: This Africa spot is small, but it serves breakfast – Ham egg and cheese flatbread, fruit, yogurt parfait, and coffee (the most important part of any breakfast) are all on the menu, while lunch and dinner options here are a chicken or vegetable curry … [Read more...]





Disney World Vacation Planning: My Disney Experience App for Smart Phones

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As an Orlando local, I use the My Disney Experience app on a daily basis.  It is the perfect way to take your Disney World vacation planning to fit your actual vacation.  Enjoy a little more information about the My Disney Experience App.Here are my 5 favorite reasons to use the My Disney Experience App:#5 Book Dining Reservations:  Booking even a simple dining reservation by phone can take over 30 minutes with Disney Dining.  They always ask a bunch of questions, before they even check … [Read more...]