Disney World Quick Tips – Is My Car Safe?

For the past 10+ years, I have driven either my own personal car or a rental car to the Walt Disney World resort and never even thought twice about the safety of my personal belongings.  Something about crossing under the "Walt Disney World" sign that makes me feel like I've left reality and have entered a safe haven.  Add the $14 parking fee, I generally feel that my car is in good hands when I leave it parked for the day. For details on free parking check out this article "Disney World Quick … [Read more...]





Chip’s Hollywood Studios Touring Plan

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I get a lot of questions and emails on Chip and Company asking me the best ways to tour the parks. I wanted to share with you my next to the last Touring Plan - Hollywood Studios. If you missed my past Touring Plans click here to read about Touring Magic Kingdom and Touring Epcot.So lets jump right in..Let me start off by saying:Hollywood Studios is one of the harder parks to visit. When you are looking at the Disney Park on the map it is pretty scattered. I am unsure the layout … [Read more...]





Fanny Packs: Please Just Say NO!

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I was born and raised in a tourist town. Just like the pick-pockets in Europe know, there is one way to spot a tourist. No matter where my friends and I went, whether strolling along the beach or shopping in the shops downtown, we could always pick them out of a crowd. No, they didn’t wear funny hats necessarily, nor did they incessantly ask us for directions; they were wearing fanny packs.The high school I went to was pretty normal for normal people, but do something out of the norm like … [Read more...]





Chip’s Epcot Touring Plan

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I get a lot of questions and emails on Chip and Company asking me the best ways to tour the parks. I wanted to share with you my Magic Kingdom Touring Plan to help make your Disney World Vacation more enjoyable. I posted this last week on Couponing to Disney and thought it would be great to share it here too! If you missed my last Touring Plan click here to read about Touring the Magic Kingdom.Sleep InI stated off the last article about the Magic Kingdom by saying "Get there early." … [Read more...]





Chip’s Magic Kingdom Touring Plan

I get a lot of questions and emails on Chip and Company asking me the best ways to tour the parks. I wanted to share with you my Magic Kingdom Touring Plan to help make your Disney World Vacation more enjoyable. I posted this last week on Couponing to Disney and thought it would be great to share it here too!Get there EarlyI like to get to the park at rope drop or plan an early breakfast at Crystal Palace to grab some photos of the park before all the people come in. Quick Tip - Be sure … [Read more...]