Top 10 reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort

When planning a trip to Walt Disney World, one of the most important decisions you must make is whether to stay on-property, or off-property. There are pros and cons for both, and the choice depends on the needs of the people traveling. But if you're thinking about staying on-property in a Walt Disney World Resort, here are the Top 10 reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort.1. Different Types of Accommodations - Walt Disney World Resorts are classified in three different … [Read more...]

5 Reasons why you should stay at a Walt Disney World Resort!

When it comes to planning your WDW vacation, there are tons of things you have to think about. Like when to go, for how long, how to get there, and where to stay. Picking a place to stay can be tough, especially with so many great Resorts to choose from – both at WDW and off site as well. Non Disney Resorts tend to be a little cheaper, and that appeals to many families looking to save money on what can be a pricey vacation – but I personally will always spend that little bit extra and stay at … [Read more...]

Avoid These Top 5 Disney World “Rookie” Mistakes

Your first trip to Walt Disney World is something you will remember forever – the rides, the shows, the magic, the food – it’s a great place to bring you family for a vacation. The first time you head to WDW, you will probably be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of information out there when it comes to planning and what to do and what not to do – so let me make it simple for you. If you catch yourself saying any of the below phrases, then you are in grave danger of making a Disney Rookie … [Read more...]

Which Walt Disney World Moderate Resort Is Right For You?

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?

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

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?

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

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...]

Money Saving Tips For Your Next Disney Vacation

If you've ever planned a Walt Disney World vacation, you know visiting the mouse is not cheap! Between airfare, park tickets, and hotel, you can end up spending thousands of dollars on your dream vacation. Once you arrive at Disney, you may also have additional expenses including food and souvenirs. Fortunately, there are several easy ways you can save money on your Disney vacation!Stay At A Value Resort - For many families, most of their time at Disney is spent in the parks and not at the … [Read more...]

Cape May Cafe – Characters, Clams, And Much More!

Walt Disney World is famous for many things - rides, characters, and FOOD being just a few of them! The restaurant options available at WDW are endless, they offer every type of food imaginable! So while you're trying to figure out where you want to eat on your trip, I want to highly recommend you check out Cape May Cafe at Disney's Beach Club Resort- where you can dine with characters in the morning, and enjoy fresh seafood in the evening - what could be better?Breakfast at Cape May Cafe is … [Read more...]