Disney World Quick Tips: Don’t Miss the Sponteneity

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With the rumors and testing of Disney'sXPass coupled with the recent ticket price increase, one might wonder if you're expected to pre-plan every moment of your Walt Disney World vacation.I'm a planner. I love to plan. I will plan our vacation months in advance. It is part of the fun for me. I enjoy scrolling through the myriad of links I have bookmarked, reading and re-reading tips and tricks about planning your vacation at Walt Disney World. I make lists and spreadsheets of what we want to … [Read more...]





Five Rides for Little Guys (and girls) @ Magic Kingdom

There isn't a "magic" age for a child's first Disney visit.  I heard somewhere that visiting Disney World should be a rite of passage for all children.  Wow!  How awesome would that be?!  No matter what, with a little planning, your child can enjoy him or herself from a very young age.  Here are my top five attractions for little ones at Magic Kingdom.1.  Dumbo the Flying Elephant.  When I took my daughter on this for the first time, she was 9 months old.  I seriously cried.  It was so fun! … [Read more...]





Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders Invited to Special 20th Anniversary ‘Fantasmic!’ Performances

Calling all Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders! You may have already heard about the private performances of “Fantasmic!” being held just for you to celebrate its 20th anniversary this month. Did you also know about the commemorative “Fantasmic!” 20th Anniversary apparel for Annual Passholders that will be available at select locations in Disneyland park during these special events?In addition to the commemorative T-shirts and hoodies available for sale, Annual Passhoders will also enjoy … [Read more...]





Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Review

Sorcerers Recruitment Center in the Fire station

My family and I just got back from a vacation to DisneyWorld. We had many things we wanted to try that were new in the parks, and one high on my kids lists (ages 8 and 11) was the Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom interactive game that was recently introduced.On our FIRST day in the Magic Kingdom the kids saw the recruitment center (located inside of the Firehouse on Main Street) and the line was short so we headed over to be recruited.As we waited in line for the training  they had a video … [Read more...]





Orange Bird Returns to Adventureland in the Magic Kingdom

Great news this morning!  D23 representatives announced the return of the historic Orange Bird character live in Adventureland before a small group of D23 members and on twitter.In case you aren’t familiar, Orange Bird was a character who was developed specifically for Magic Kingdom Park in the 1970s. This cheerful bird originally greeted families at Sunshine Tree Terrace in Adventureland, where guests could also enjoy citrus drinks like the Citrus Swirl and buy Orange Bird gifts. At one … [Read more...]