Table Service in the Parks vs at the Resorts – Which is Better? Part 2

There are many variables that affect whether table service meals are better in the parks or the resorts. Last time I looked at specialty dining such as character meals, signature dining, buffets, and unique and entertaining restaurants. Today, let’s evaluate table service meals by looking at the convenience factor and the time of day you’ll be eating, shall we? Convenience Transportation. Walt Disney World’s most common form of transportation, buses, connects resorts to theme parks, water … [Read more...]





Table Service in the Parks vs the Resorts – Which is Better? Part 1

This topic stumped me for a while since it clearly falls into the category of it depends. It’s always tough to make recommendations on matters of personal preference since a one-size-fits-all approach simply doesn’t work. Even if the same approach doesn’t work for everyone, do some options have a slight edge over others for a majority of visitors? I endeavored to find out.In trying to answer whether eating at table service restaurants in the parks or the resorts wins out, I decided to break … [Read more...]





Tables in Wonderland – Special Events for February 2012

Tables in Wonderland at The Wave . . . of American Flavor’s Discovery DinnerAt Disney’s Contemporary ResortThursday, February 16, 20126:30 p.m. Reception; 7:00 p.m. DinnerMeet at The Wave… of American Flavor’s Main PodiumDress Code - Casual Evening Attire$110 per person, includes tax and gratuity Thomas Gaines has been in the wine industry almost 20 years. He currently overseas sales and marketing for Southern Starz Imports in 13 markets across America and … [Read more...]





The Best Things in the “World” are Free

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If you are looking for a few free things to do while you are at Disney World here are a few of my favorites:MonorailTake a ride on the Resort Monorail from the TTC (Ticket and Transportation Center) or the Magic Kingdom, and make your way around as it makes stops at the Polynesian Resort, The Grand Floridian Resort, The Magic Kingdom, and the Contemporary Resort.  This is a great way to visit these beautiful Deluxe Resorts and to get an overview of the Magic Kingdom as well.Boat … [Read more...]





Disney Food Confession – Mickey Mouse Ice Cream Bar

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Where can you find it?Available through out the Walt Disney World or Disneyland Resorts.What is it?Vanilla Ice Cream surrounded by a chocolate coating.Why you want it?Ice Cream in the shape of Mickey Mouse..Yum!Photo Credit:by Lisa Kline1 via flickrIf you have a Disney Food Confession email me at dulcie@chipandco.com. Let me know the What, Where, and Why you love it so much. We would love to feature your picture and link to your website or blog if you have … [Read more...]