Move Through the Parks Like a Pro: Shortcuts and Cut Throughs You Ought to Know

Let's face it, when you go to Disney World you pretty much open yourself up for being surrounded by people, caught up in crowds, and pushing and shoving your way through tight spots.  Now, there are times where you can find the parks virtually crowd free, but friends, those times are few and far between!  When it comes to packed parks, it is good to know a few shortcuts and cut-throughs to get you around like a pro!  Today I am sharing my top travel tips! Work the Walk:  Walking Path Between … [Read more...]




Taking a Ride Down Main Street USA

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Have you seen the Main Street Vehicles that ride down Main Street USA? These wonderful historic vehicles come in the form of a  fire engine, omnibus,  horse-pulled trolley or horseless carriage.At Disney World's Magic Kingdom park they offer guests an opportunity to take a  one-way ride on a fire engine, omnibus and more down Main Street.This is not something you are going to want to experience when you are in a mad rush at rope drop to head to your favorite ride, however if you take … [Read more...]




Rope Drop: Love it or Leave it?

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There are two groups of Disney World guests; those who hit the ground running from park opening to park close and those who wake up when they want to and leave the parks when they are ready. I want to use every minute of my vacation but, I also like sleep. I think I sit on the fence of the two groups. I will say that using Extra Magic Hours and waking up early have their advantages. First, you are squeezing out every minute of your stay! Second, because you are in the most magical place EVER. If … [Read more...]




Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule May 2012

If your heading to Disneyland soon be sure to check out the Refurb/Closure list below. Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland website.CurrentGibson Girl Ice Cream Parlor (Disneyland) closed through 4/25/12 for refurbishment. Candy Palace (Disneyland) closed through 4/25/12 for refurbishment. Penny Arcade (Disneyland) closed through 4/25/12 for … [Read more...]




Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule for April 2012

If your heading to Disneyland soon be sure to check out the Refurb/Closure list below. Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland website.CurrentGibson Girl Ice Cream Parlor (Disneyland) closed until Spring 2012 for renovation. Candy Palace (Disneyland) closed until Spring 2012 for renovation. Pacific Wharf-Ghiradelli (DCA) closed through 6/1/12 for … [Read more...]