Disney Photo Opportunities You Don’t Want to Miss

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Photos at Disney are a MUST!  I mean, you've spent months planning this trip, packed everything carefully, and you don't want to miss a minute of the magic.  Plus, there's going to be an awesome scrapbook full of memories to put together when you get home, right?  Yes, if you take some of the great photo opportunities that Disney has to offer.  Aside from the obvious {we take a photo in front of every park icon}, there are some spots on Disney property that will give you unique photos to enjoy … [Read more...]


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

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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...]


Top 5 Overlooked and Underestimated: Disney World’s Magic Kingdom Edition

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Have you ever talked with someone who is still fresh with the "post Disney glow" only to realize that they missed out on some pretty amazing Disney Stuff?  I'm always shocked when they didn't even realize such a thing existed! I have a couple of spots that I always hit, no matter what and it is really hard for me to understand how anyone could pass them up!  These personal favorites may not seem like much to everyone, but these are my top picks for overlooked and underestimated, Magic Kingdom … [Read more...]


From the Disney World Vault: King Stefan’s Banquet Hall

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Any Chip and Co fans born after 1990 are going to have no idea what I'm talking about.  So I'm going to get you all ready for the Double Jeopardy Question.  When Disney World opened in 1971, the restaurant in Cinderella Castle was... If you guessed Cinderella’s Royal Table you would be wrong. The answer is...King Stefan's Banquet HallYes, the restaurant featured in Cinderella Castle was named after Sleeping Beauty's father.  It only took until 1997 for Disney to get sick of answering … [Read more...]


Disney’s Keys to the Kingdom Tour

I was lucky enough on a recent trip to take part in the Keys to the Kingdom Tour at The Magic Kingdom. Let me tell you, this is well worth the price of admission. I used my annual pass to get a 15% discount on the tour. My total was around $66 for the 5 and 1/2 hour tour which included lunch at Columbia Harbour House.My tour began at 9 am, but we were allowed into the Magic Kingdom at 8:30. This was great since the park was not open yet and we could take those wonderful photos of an empty … [Read more...]