Disney World Mobile Guide Review

Using my iPhone in the Disney parks is a must.  I am always looking for new apps to make our Disney vacation more productive, easy going, and fun.  I recently was able to review the new Disney World Mobile Guide from TimeStream Software, and I honestly love it.I can use it outside the parks {like here in my own home}.  I like that feature because it helps me with planning.  There are a few Disney parks apps that only work when you are physically in the parks.  That's great, but when I'm … [Read more...]


New Eatery for Morocco Pavilion in World Showcase at Epcot

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Look for a new waterfront eatery by the end of this year at the Morocco Pavilion in World Showcase at Epcot. Spice Road Table will feature various small plates and refreshments inspired by the cuisine of the Mediterranean. With seating both indoors and out, it’s a welcome addition to the line-up along World Showcase Lagoon.We shared this news at the end of last year. For more details check out this article.Stay tuned for other “enhancements” to the pavilion and more news on Spice Road … [Read more...]


Tables in Wonderland Special Event

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The Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival is a special spring event filled with a colorful array of flowers, lush gardens, topiaries, live music, unique shopping, and educational programs. On Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays during the festival, finish off the day with a melodious evening at the America Gardens Theatre adjacent to the American Adventure Pavilion and enjoy music from the 1960s and 1970s during the Flower Power Concert Series. Join your fellow Tables in Wonderland … [Read more...]


Fort Wilderness Cabins Make For A Perfect Family Vacation

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I have talked about how great Fort Wilderness is, and it's a place I spent many happy vacations as a kid. One thing that wasn't so great about those vacation was the two days we spent in the car each way as we towed our camper from Upstate NY to Disney and back. Do I understand why my parents did it? Of COURSE - it was a HUGE money saver, as we didn't have to pay for airfare and could eat many of our meals at the campsite, and the cost of renting a campsite is nothing compared to that of a … [Read more...]


Don’t forget to add your celebration to your reservation

Many people travel to Walt Disney World for something special, from a birthday to anniversary to family reunion and more. You should always share your celebration with Disney! Disney goes above and beyond to make sure their guests have a magical experience. One of the ways they can do this is by helping you celebrate your occasion. When you add a celebration to your Disney World resort reservation, this can make many parts of your vacation special! Here are some ways you can start celebrating at … [Read more...]


Fantasmic VIP Dining Package Now Available!

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Have you seen Fantasmic! at Hollywood Studios?   If not, have you heard about Fantasmic?   It’s one of the best pyrotechnic, fireworks, and water shows EVER!   The show takes you through Sorcerer Mickey’s imagination as he faces villains and goes to heroes for help to get him get out of the nightmare world he’s been driven in to.So, how could there be a downside to this show?  Well, the wait can be a bit of a downer…it is suggested that you arrive 90 minutes early for seating.   Try doing … [Read more...]


Top 10 Things You Need to Know About Dining at WDW

Disney World fans know that Dining at Disney can be as much of a magical experience as the characters and attractions; but with so many restaurants to choose from, dining plans to consider, menus, prices, and more, where do you start?That's what today's post is all about, giving you that head start when tackling the Disney Dining world. So keep reading to learn the top 10 things you need to know about dining at WDW!10. Use the Dining Plan-I'm a big believer in the Disney Dining Plan and … [Read more...]


Do the Disney Dining Plan – A great option for families!

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sDisney offers five different dining plans, from two quick-service meals per person per night to three meals at the restaurant of your choice. For 2013, Disney’s Basic Dining Plan includes one quick-service meal, one table service meal, and one snack per person per night of their reservation.This is a great option for most families because it saves you money and also allows you to try a variety of restaurants. One of the best ways to plan your meals is use a quick-service credit for … [Read more...]


Do you want to Eat with Mickey Mouse?

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What’s so special about Character Dining at Walt Disney World?  Why would you spend extra money to see the characters while dining, when the characters are in the park for free?   I’ll tell you why…time savings!We love to go to Disney World in the summer.   Epcot has a great Character Spot, where you can see all of Disney’s main characters (Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Pluto and others) all at one time.  The drawback?    Unless you’re willing to forego Soarin’ and Test Track first thing, the … [Read more...]


Dining at the Be our Guest Restaurant

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New Fantasyland was the largest expansion in Magic Kingdom history.  As a regular to Disney World, I was super excited to see this new expansion come to life. This expansion brought many magical additions such as the new Little Mermaid ride, Gaston’s Tavern, Prince Eric’s castle and Ariel’s Grotto. My kids loved these new areas of Fantasyland, but one of the highlights is the new restaurant called Be our Guest.Tucked insides the Beast’s castle, you can find this French-inspired restaurant. … [Read more...]