Which Walt Disney World Moderate Resort Is Right For You?

Port Orleans

When it comes to picking which Walt Disney World Resort to stay at, the options are endless – and can be overwhelming! They come in three “sizes” – Value, Moderate, and Deluxe, and as the names suggest, the perks (and pricetag!) goes up with each level. Many families find that the Moderate Resorts are a great choice for them – not too expensive, with great theming and bigger rooms and more on-site amenities than the Value Resorts – these are a great choice for a lot of reasons! So which Moderate … [Read more...]




Port Orleans: Riverside Vs. French Quarter – Which Is Right For Me?

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Walt Disney World has tons of amazing Resorts to choose from – there’s the family (and wallet) friendly Value Resorts, the amenity rich and opulent Deluxe Resorts – and then there’s my personal favorite, the Moderate Resorts – which combine great theming and amenities for the best of both worlds!Of the Moderate Resorts, I love Port Orleans the most – the New Orleans theme is amazing, and it has a great atmosphere – and best of all – there are TWO resorts to pick from! Port Orleans Riverside … [Read more...]




Disney World Resort Monorail to Operate on Reduced Hours

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Starting on October 6 2013, the resort Monorail will not be in operation from 11am to 6pm. This is due to construction at the Grand Floridian. Guests will be able to use the extra bus and boat service from the monorail resorts.Disney has not yet confirmed a completion date, but it is said that the reduced hours will last for 2 weeks.The Epcot and Express lines are not affected by the work.Wishing you Faith, Trust, and Pixie DustSunshine … [Read more...]




Why should I pick a Walt Disney World Resort?

Grand Floridan

When planning your Walt Disney World vacation, one of the big choices you have to make (aside from which cupcakes to try, of course!) is which hotel you will stay at. There are plenty of options, both on Walt Disney World Property as well as many off property (but still near the magic!).So you may be wondering, Why should I pick a WDW Resort? This is a very good question, and I personally will always choose to stay on WDW property – I like it because it keeps me closer to the Magic, and I … [Read more...]




Test Bus Route from Animal Kingdom to Downtown Disney

Graphic for Animal Kingdom to Downtown Disney

Do you remember back in July where I shared Disney testing a Disney Magical Express Pickup location at Downtown Disney? On the heels of that test bus route, Disney is now testing a bus route between Animal Kingdom and Downtown Disney to add a little extra magic, and convenience to your Disney World Resort visit.Direct service from Disney’s Animal Kingdom to Downtown Disney West Side is now happening daily. The buses run from 3 p.m. – 1 a.m.*, each day.This latest test was actually … [Read more...]