DISCOUNT ALERT! Fun Spot America Offering Sweet 16 Savings and Amazing Race Auditions!

Have you ever visited Orlando's Fun Spot America? A "HUGE!" park filled with rides for kids of all ages, Fun Spot America is the perfect place to stop if you are planning an amazing Orlando vacation on a budget. Parking and admission are always free (pay per ride), and ticket prices are significantly lower than other local parks. Fun Spot boasts a wide array of offerings, including Orlando's only Wooden Roller Coaster, Bumper Cars, Bumper Boats (my fave!), Multi Level Go-Kart Tracks,  and some … [Read more...]

Top 10 things to do at Disney World on Rainy Days

Rain can really ruin a day, or even a whole vacation. Luckily, when you’re vacationing in Walt Disney World, there are plenty of things to keep you occupied when the Florida weather doesn't want to cooperate.Here are some great things to do on a rainy (or any!) day at WDW:Catch a movie (and a meal!): at AMC Downtown Disney 24, you can catch that movie you forgot to go see (probably because you were so excited and busy getting ready for your WDW trip!). Not only that, but the theater’s … [Read more...]

Top 10 Adult Activites at Walt Disney World

For those of you who think Walt Disney World is “just for kids”, thank again! There is plenty to do for adults too, including:Water sports: You can go water skiing, jet-skiing, rent a boat (motorboats, or pedal boats and canoes for the more physically inclined), and even go para-sailing at several WDW resorts Sample some world-class cuisine: WDW has become very famous for it’s food, from delicious pastries and baked goods to 5 star cuisine and foods from all over the world, it truly is a … [Read more...]

New Disney Policy for Accompanying Children Under Seven on Rides

You might remember last month when we shared the news about Unaccompanied Park Entry Changes. Well according to Theme Park Insider, Disney is changing their policy on accompanying children under seven on rides. The rules for children to visit an attraction or ride a ride are continuously changing to become more strict to insure the safety of these children. The newest change to the policy though may make vacations more difficult for families with multiple children.Disney's previous policy … [Read more...]

Disney World to Host First-Ever ‘A Walk Around The World’ Charity Walk

This fall, the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida will be the venue to For A Cause, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that orchestrates multi-day charity walks in vacation destinations. This group is unique in that they allow participants to walk for the charity of their choice. The "A Walk Around The World" event will be a walk-only fundraiser that can only accommodate 50 participants. It is scheduled to occur November 14-18, 2013. Over the course of three days, participants will … [Read more...]

Star Wars Weekends Returns to the Disney’s Hollywood Studios Galaxy in May and June

Star Wars Weekends, the Force-filled, fun-fest that takes place annually at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, returns to the Walt Disney World Resort galaxy every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17-June 9, 2013.A celebration of all-things-Star Wars, the special event is included in regular park admission to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.Among the features: a special Star Wars-themed parade, appearances by Star Wars celebrities, special additions to Jedi Training Academy, a Star Wars-themed … [Read more...]

Updates & Details on Disney’s My Magic+

Hey there guys and gals Anonymouse here. I have been looking high and low for some gossip today and not only have I found a tidbit of new information but I think it will help answer some questions that I don't think Chip could.Walt Disney Parks and Resorts  are always looking for ways to take what they do and do it even better. In the coming months they will be testing and rolling out a collection of tools at the Walt Disney World Resort called Disney's My Magic+ that will give Guests more … [Read more...]

A Disney Lifesaver… Disney World’s Baby Care Centers

My wife and I love taking our girls to Walt Disney World when they are young. I know many people want to wait till they get older but I have always lived by the Proverb “Train up a child in the way they should go and when they are old, they will not depart from it." So we have been taking our girls from 5 months on. One of the lifesavers for us has been the Baby Care Centers.Baby Care Centers are in all 4 theme parks and each have their own theme inside. They are a perfect place to break … [Read more...]

Disney Confidential – Disney to get rid of no expire ticket option

This week I have some interesting news from a great little site I follow Theme Park Insider. According to their site Disney is doing away with the no expire ticket option on Walt Disney World Tickets. When purchasing tickets on their all new website there is no longer an no expiration option available. According to readers you can still access the old Disney website or call and get them their, but for how long?I believe Disney in their attempts to combat ticket fraud and the roll of out the … [Read more...]

Disneyland Paris Train Accident Injures Four

Four guests were treated for minor injuries after a wagon broke off from a steam engine ride at Disneyland Paris on Thursday.The four guests included a pregnant woman and 13-year old girl.  They were taken to hospital after the accident on the five-wagon Disneyland Railroad, a police source said. The accident occurred after a bolt snapped between the first and second wagons of the train, sending the engine and one wagon ahead of the others as they approached the terminal The three rear … [Read more...]