10 Steps To Planning the Perfect Disney Vacation

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So you want to take the family or group of friends to Disney? It can seem daunting to coordinate it all and make sure you are getting the package that works best for your group. As a Travel Magician with World of Magic Travel- it’s all in a day’s work! It’s basically my hobby AND my job! But for someone who isn’t planning these trips every day, here are 10 steps to keep in mind to help you plan.Decide who’s on the “guest list”- One of the first things to consider is who will be coming. If … [Read more...]


Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Sells out Halloween Night

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If you are wanting to go to Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween party this year, you might want to hurry up and get some tickets because Halloween night has already sold out and it is still summer. I don't remember it selling out this early in the past. I must admit, I look forward to this party all year. I highly recommend it!The closer it comes to party time the quicker the tickets will sell out. Since Halloween night sold out so early this might mean that other nights may start to sell out as … [Read more...]


Disney Finds – Disney Parks Fun Pack

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I don't know about you but I am missing Disney. Summer is too hot me for to visit the parks so I always get Post Disney Depression.  Luckily our friend Courtney from Mouse to your house has come through! Shes designed us a Disney Parks Fun Pack that is perfect for chasing away the Disney Blues!It comes with the following:your choice of one Disney Parks Car Freshener your choice of one Disney Parks Antenna Topper your choice of one pack of Disney Parks Sticky Notes one bag of … [Read more...]


Epcot Food and Wine Festival Merchandise Preview

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I am already way over budget for my upcoming Walt Disney World vacation in October. There are just so many things I want to do; behind the scenes tours, amazing restaurants, special fireworks and dining events, and of course, Food and Wine Festival.On Wednesday, Disney Parks Blog released a preview of the merchandise that will be available for the 20th anniversary of Food and Wine Festival. I am reaching for my credit card already!Of course the first thing I noticed here is a new … [Read more...]


Enjoy Incredible Water Sports at Walt Disney World

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Summer is in full swing which means the heat is on! Many visitors like to take a break from the parks during the heat of summer days and cool off in the resort pool or head to one of Disney's water parks. Well, there are a lot of  other ways to beat the heat and get out on the water that you may not know about!Let's take a look at the different types of water sport experiences available to you at Walt Disney World.If you are looking for relaxing way to enjoy the water, fishing may be the … [Read more...]


Disney Adds Watermarks over PhotoPass Images

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Earlier this week Disney added a copyright protection to the photos taken by PhotoPass photographers. Now, when you view the photos on the website, there is a watermark over the image. This is to discourage guests from taking a screen shot of their photos in order to save the image without purchasing it first.The watermark will appear on photos that have not been purchased both on the index screen and during any editing process. If the photo is purchased, or is a part of the Memory Maker … [Read more...]


Top 10 Things Disney Addicts NEVER Say: Resort Edition

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 Fellow addicts can spot another Disney Addict from a mile away. They often can be seen wearing some sort of Mickey apparel, carrying a Disney tote of some kind and almost ALWAYS are rocking a Disney car decal. But did you know you can tell from the way they speak too? When you find yourself at your Disney Resort it's important to note what your "neighbors" are saying so you can spot the other Addicts! Here are 10 things you will NEVER hear a Disney addict say at their resort!1. … [Read more...]


Get a free Autographed Postcard from the Disney Characters!

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Did you know Disney will send you an autographed postcard when you or your little ones writes a letter to their favorite Disney Character?All you have to do is send a letter to:Walt Disney World Communications P.O. Box 10040 Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830-0040Disneyland will also send you an autographed postcard when you write a letter to the following address:Walt Disney Company Attn: Fan Mail Department 500 South Buena Vista Street Burbank, CA 91521The picture will arrive … [Read more...]


Be Our Guest Breakfast is Now Permanent!

Be Our Guest Breakfast

Have you heard the news???  As of July 27th Disney has officially extended Be Our Guest breakfast permanently!Now, before you run off to book your breakfast reservation as Tuesday afternoon the reservations were not open yet.  This just means Disney is getting everything loaded in the system and that guests should start looking daily if they want to snag one of those coveted reservations.Breakfast will be offered from 8am-10am daily at Be Our Guest in New Fantasyland in Magic Kingdom.  … [Read more...]


Kevin Bacon competes in Give Kids the World Ice Cream challenge

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Kevin Bacon made an appearance today at an Orlando-area nonprofit resort for children with terminal illnesses near Walt Disney World. Kevin held an ice cream-eating contest with seven-year old Village guest Ethan Gehman and faced off with the children to see who could eat the most ice cream in six seconds.See the video below.The Ice Cream Challenge is a fundraising campaign that Give Kids the World hopes will raise contributions for, and awareness of, the work it does. Kevin Bacon is … [Read more...]