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...]




Star Wars Weekends 2011: Hyperspace Hoopla Review

This year's Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios had its ups and downs for my wife and I this year. One event we look forward to every year is the Hyperspace Hoopla, a Star Wars themed dance party, that involves characters from the entire Star Wars Universe competing in an intergalactic dance-off with a few funny skits and choreographed numbers.This year's version did not disappoint. The whole production value of the show was increased with the move from the Jedi Academy stage to … [Read more...]




Disney World Planning 101 – Last Minute Planning Tips

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You're ready to go.  Good planner that you are, you made your  advanced dining reservations at 180-days out, bought your tickets, know how to get a fastpass--you've even asked the neighbor kid to pick up your mail.  So what's left?  Here's a short checklist for those who are 24-hours from travel.1.  Verify that the pet sitter is still coming.  I use a great pet sitter who I trust absolutely, but I always double check.2.  If you're flying, print out your boarding pass.3.  Put your … [Read more...]




Planning 101 – My Baggies are Packed and I’m Ready to Go

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There are many uses for zip top baggies when you travel to Disney. Just to name a few, they are good for: housing your cell phone, camera and anything else you want to keep dry inside your day bag; putting a wet poncho into, if necessary; carrying leftover food from meals in the parks; creating a first aid kit; transporting toiletries that could leak or explode in your suitcase; and keeping jewelry together securely. I use them in all these ways and more. They come in so many sizes they can be … [Read more...]