Top 10 Views While Dining in Disney World

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While grabbing a fantastic meal sitting in premium seating to view the fireworks is everyone’s dream come true, there’s a lot to be said of a beautiful day time view as well. We love our fireworks shows but I want to enjoy my view during breakfast and lunch too, don’t you? It’s also worth noting that not every fantastic view has to be outdoors of a park icon!  This is my Top 10 Disney Dining Views list.1. California Grill- Disney’s Contemporary ResortThis signature dining restaurant atop … [Read more...]


Top Epcot Attractions For First Timers

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Traveling to Walt Disney World for the first time is an amazing experience that can be a bit of a sensory overload at times – which is why advance planning is really important, and it’s also important to have an idea of what kinds of rides and attractions await you too. There are definitely some rides and attractions that are a must do for first timers – and I recently wrote about the ones you will want to make sure you check out at Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom – so today … [Read more...]


Split Stays at Walt Disney World

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There are so many Disney World Resorts to choose from, it's hard to decide on the perfect one... but you don't have to just pick one for your vacation! My family always does a "split stay" between two different resorts to experience more, and to change it up a bit. We can go from the African Savanna (Animal Kingdom Lodge) to a Hawaiian Paradise (Polynesian Village Resort) in just a week! We do 4-5 days at one, then move to another.Why book a split stay? If  there are no rooms open at … [Read more...]


Top 10 Disney World Non-Ride Experiences

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Although the rides are so fun and unique at Walt Disney World, there are many other magical things to do! Think outside the lines.... the ride lines that is!  Everyone needs a change of pace from waiting in line, and at Disney there is excitement all around you!Here are 10 non-ride experiences that I enjoy at Disney World:10. Meeting Characters-  an essential part of a Disney trip is getting a photo and autograph from your favorite characters and Princesses.  Collect autographs on … [Read more...]


25 Ways to Do Walt Disney World Resort Alone and Have the Time of Your Life

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I don't know about you, but there is something so appealing about visiting Walt Disney World by myself.  If visiting Walt Disney World Resort solo never crossed your mind, think again. There are so many ways to enjoy Disney’s world-class theme parks, resorts and more all by yourself.Ride your favorite attraction more than once, shop till you drop, indulge in over-the-top treats, learn something new and make friends along the way.Here are 25 ways you can discover another side of the magic … [Read more...]


Top 10 Simple Pleasures at Walt Disney World

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Disney vacations can be action packed, non-stop, and all about running around. However, there are so many great moments where you can enjoy the simple pleasures of the park for little to no money and end up getting a whole lot more from your vacation because of it. Here are my ten favorite simple pleasures at Walt Disney World.Dole Whips: I don’t even know if I should list this as a simple pleasure, because to me, Dole Whips are serious business. But in the grand scheme of Walt Disney World, … [Read more...]


6 Steps for Planning Your Walt Disney World Vacation

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Ok, you have decided that you really want to go to Walt Disney World! Now how do you make that happen? Planning a trip to the most magical place on earth can be very overwhelming. Even those who have been there many times before may struggle with all of the decisions and options available. Don't worry, I am here to help! I am going to break down your planning into 6 easy steps!Of course my first recommendation is to contact a travel agent with World of Magic Travel who will be able to guide … [Read more...]


Great Restaurant Choices for First Time Visitors at Walt Disney World

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While I was recently writing about which rides attractions are “must-do’s” for first time visitors to Walt Disney World - I got to thinking about just how HUNGRY one might get while touring the Disney Parks – and the sheer volume of WDW dining options can be intimidating – and knowing where to start can be tricky. But fear not – as I have compiled this list of theme park restaurant choices perfect for first time WDW travelers:Tusker House: A day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom wouldn’t be … [Read more...]


Disney Dining Quick Tip – Split Dessert to Save Money

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Being a fan of the desserts at Disney and also at saving money I came up with a great way to indulge in both while at the parks... I hope you like today's Disney Dining Quick Tip which teaches us how to split desserts to save money while at Disney!There are so many tempting treats and delectable goodies throughout Disney. I budget a good chunk of my money (and yearly calories) to sampling as many as I can throughout the parks. A great way to save money (and some of those calories) is to … [Read more...]


Top 10 Ways to Have Cinderella-Inspired Fun at Walt Disney World Resort

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With the release of the animated classic, Cinderella has been capturing the heart of princesses (and princes) young and old for over 65 years! As this weekend’s No. 1 box office smash the new, live action  “Cinderella” is enchanting audiences nationwide, the magic of Cinderella plays out on a grand scale each day at Walt Disney World Resort.Here are 10 ways to have a Cinderella-inspired stay at Walt Disney World Resort.1. Dine like Royalty at Cinderella’s Royal Table Meeting Cinderella, … [Read more...]