Disney is testing new transportation for Signature Restaurants

Starting now through June 30th select guests that are staying at The Grand Floridian Resort, The Polynesian Village Resort, or The Contemporary Resort have been, or will be, asked to take part in a dining test. This dining test will provide direct transportation to other resort hotel signature restaurants.If you are staying, or will be, staying the resorts mentioned above you are eligible to take part in the test. However, not everyone can participate. Only pre-selected guests will be be … [Read more...]

Yummy Treats on the Way to Zuri’s Sweets Shop at Animal Kingdom

My first thought when I saw this was "how cute", almost too cute to eat. These adorable treats, and more, will be at a new shopping location in Animal Kingdom called Zuri’s Sweets Shop. You can find it at Harambe Market starting in just a few days on June 17.Patrice Guy,  a merchandiser at Disney Theme Park Merchandise shared what to expect:“We have created approximately 80 new items that range from decorative candy apples to uniquely flavored chocolate bars to delicious popcorn,” … [Read more...]

Mickey’s Backyard BBQ Now Serving 4 Days a Week at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground

Mickey’s Backyard BBQ at Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground is not talked about often but I think it is very good. More days have been added to their schedule. You can now book Tuesday and Friday as well as Thursday and Saturday.Mickey's Backyard Barbecue is an all you can eat feast of classic BBQ favorites like, hamburgers, hot dogs, mac and cheese etc. But wait there is more, they also have some new additions to the classic favorites. Now you can also get dishes like jambalaya, … [Read more...]

Top 10 Places I’m Looking Forward To at The All New Disney Springs

There are major changes coming to one of my favorite spots, the former Downtown Disney. So much exciting stuff is happening there! Here are my picks for the top 10 changes to look forward to  when Disney Springs is complete.In 2016, when completed, Disney Springs will double the number of shops and restaurants and grow to more than 1 million square feet, which means I am going to have to schedule a whole day during my trip just for doing DS!Top 10 places I am looking forward to checking … [Read more...]

Top 5 Fried Disney World Treats

These days, you can find a deep fried version of pretty much any food imaginable – and I don’t know about you, but I love a good deep fried snack! Disney is no stranger to deep fried food, and they have a ton of delicious items on their menus around the Parks that will fulfill that desire for something fried. So without further adieu, here are my picks for the top five fried Disney foods:The “Doh Bar” At Cooke’s Of Dublin – This tiny restaurant is so unassuming that you might not even notice … [Read more...]

Dining at Disney – Breakfast at Fresh Mediterranean Market

The Disney Fashionista and I had the pleasure of dining at Fresh Mediterranean Market in Disney's Swan & Dolphin Resort.Fresh Mediterranean Market strives to provide a variety of foods inspired by the rich farmlands of the Mediterranean, using recipes which have been handed down from generation to generation. The menu includes ever changing seasonal ingredients from Spain, Italy, France, Greece and Morocco with a domestic flair.For breakfast they serve a traditional buffet … [Read more...]

Special Eats for Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-Hour Party

The Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration 24-hour party is almost upon us! If you're like me, then you go to Disneyland for the food as well as the rides and attractions. The Disneyland Resort has some great eats and some specialty foods are being added for the 24-hour event. Check out this list of foods that will be available May 22-23:Disneyland ParkJolly Holiday BakeryDisneyland Diamond Celebration CupcakeCarnation CaféCountry-fried Chicken Sandwich with honey-mustard … [Read more...]

Disney Dining News – Chef Mickey’s Opens for Brunch Starting May 31st

Have you heard the latest Disney Dining News?If you have not been to Chef Mickey's, then you have most likely passed it when you were on the monorail on your to the Magic Kingdom. Chef Mickey's is a very popular spot. So, they will soon serve brunch. Brunch will be by reservation of course. Reservations open up on May 22.I am sure you are wondering what will be on the menu. Well, the breakfast menu, yes that includes Mickey Waffles,  will expand and they will also offer soup; salads … [Read more...]

Disney Dining News – Star Wars Lounge Experience “Rebel Hangar” Coming to Star Wars Weekends

If you're heading to Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios® this year, you'll be able to find shelter and sustenance in the Rebel Hangar: A Star Wars Lounge Experience.You will discover a menu full of Star Wars-themed food and beverage offerings that are out of this world:Pilot’s Pomme Frites – these are tossed with parmesan cheese, garlic and parsley with a garlic aioli for dipping Ensalada Naboo – seared chicken breast, bibb lettuce, grape tomatoes, watermelon radish, … [Read more...]

Disney Dining Plan 2015 Costs, Facts, and Expert Tips

I am self-proclaimed Dining Plan expert!  I have experienced Disney World with every Dining Plan, and even without one at all! There is a lot of planning and organization involved in making the Dining Plan work (and if it seems too complicated, just email me at Summer@WorldofMagicTravel.com and let me know you need a Travel Specialist, and I will take care of it all for you!)Costs:Quick Service Dining2 quick-service meals 1 snack 1 refillable mug $41.99 (Anyone 10+) and $16.03 … [Read more...]