Disney’s Grand Gathering: The Experiences

If you’re traveling in a Grand Gathering, you have the option to enjoy exclusive experiences only for parties of 8 or more. Yes, these have an additional charge but they are wonderful experiences designed to delight everyone in your travel party.International Dinner and IllumiNations Desert Reception: Enjoy a buffet dinner with international cuisine (from five different nations) while you are entertained with live music and storytelling. Keep an eye out for some of your favorite characters, … [Read more...]





Disney Parade Viewing Spots from a Wheelchair

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One of my favorite things at Walt Disney World are the parades. It is a great opportunity to take a break and grab a snack. Plus if you are limited on the amounts of attractions you can ride its a great way to spend the afternoon or evening and see some great characters.Walt Disney World has designated areas for wheelchairs along all of the parade routes. The areas are marked on the guide maps you pick up at the front of the park and the disabled guest guide maps you can pick up at … [Read more...]





Top 5 Disney World Attractions With the Best Lines

Standing in line at Disney World can be a pain. It is hot, you see strange things in line, and if you have kids they can get quite antsy. While Disney do anything about long lines (especially in the summer) here are the top 5 Disney World Attractions With the Best Lines.1. Haunted Mansion: This attraction’s line recently underwent renovation and now it is interactive! While waiting, you can be entertained with a spooky organ that you can play with, a mysterious book that writes by itself, … [Read more...]





Top 10 Things Every Disney Rookie Needs to Know

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For anyone planning their first trip to Walt Disney World, it’s relatively easy to get a hold of information on the most popular attractions, restaurants, resorts, and characters. However, there are a few things that many Disney rookies may not be aware of on their first trip that can make a big difference during their Disney Vacation. This list shows you my top 10 things I think every Disney Rookie needs to know.1. It’s Not Like the Commercials. Unlike what we see on television, Disney … [Read more...]





Don’t Make These Newbie Mistakes!

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If you're reading here, you're probably pretty Disney savvy and could come up with a list of "don'ts" in your sleep, but for those who aren't, let's talk about the most common mistakes Disney newbies make.  Here are the ones we see over and over again--we've even made some ourselves:1.  Fastpass? What's that?  Don't wait until your third day to figure out what a fastpass is.  And yes, I've done this.  Oops.2.  Not making advanced dining reservations.  I'm not saying you have to plan out … [Read more...]