It’s High Time for a Pirates and Pals Fireworks Voyage!

Aaarg! Come along ye faint of heart and strong of might. If’n ye love all pirate mates and long fer a journey out at sea, then this voyage is a must sail fer yer family!What a magical time our family had when we sailed on a recent Pirates and Pal Fireworks Voyage! If you have a pirate lover in your crew, I would highly recommend booking this adventure. We booked this event 180 days out by calling 407-939-7529. Payment by credit card was due at booking. Cost was $53.99 per adult and $30.99 … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Quick Tip – Watching Wishes At The Magic Kingdom

A lot of my tips come from careful study and planning but this one was a total accident. A lot of visitors love to watch Wishes (Hallowishes etc.) from Main Street USA for many reasons. Some think they will get out of the park faster, but unless they watch from the far end near the train station they will not. Others like the crowds (not me) and still others just have to see the fireworks framing Cinderella Castle. I can appreciate the last one but I’m not quite that fussy as long as I see the … [Read more...]

Best 4th of July viewing spots at Disneyworld

Just in time for the 4th of July, here are the best fireworks viewing spots for the Magic Kingdom and Epcot in Walt Disney World.Magic Kingdom:Main Street, U.S.A. Tomorrowland Terrace patio. Entrance to the ferry boats at the Transportation and Ticket Center.Magic Kingdom resorts:Contemporary Resort 4th floor outside observation deck. California Grill observation deck and tables with a view of the Magic Kingdom. 'Ohana restaurant at the Polynesian Resort. Narcoossee's … [Read more...]

Ask a Disney Question: Where Can You Watch Wishes from the Contemporary?

Stephen S. asks:  Are there balcony viewing areas at the contemporary resort (4th floor @ chef mickeys maybe? ) that can be accessed without eating there in order to see "wishes"?Stephen:  Thanks for your question and for reading.    I knew that you could watch Wishes from the balcony outside the California Grill if you had dinner there,  in the 14th Floor concierge lounge if you were a concierge level guest, and in the very exclusive Top of the World Lounge located in Bay Lake Towers if you … [Read more...]