Epcot Testing Restrictions on Fastpass+

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According to Kenny the Pirate Disney is doing more testing that will restrict Fastpass+ usage in Epcot for November and December.  This test matches up with what Disney originally announced for FP+.  They are testing during a time where the Disney resorts are at some of the highest prices per night. This change will definitely make your day at Epcot a little less magical.Those guests using Fastpass+ will be allowed to book only 1 headliner attraction and 2 other attractions per day.Level … [Read more...]





Top 5 Flying Rides at Walt Disney World

Dumbo the Flying Elephant

I’m starting a new series of Top 5’s today, and we're starting with the flying rides. Let’s see if you agree with my faves!Alrighty, here…we…gooooo!1)      Peter Pan’s Flight – A popular Magic Kingdom draw, happy thoughts and pixie dust power this adventure. Climb aboard a pirate galleon for a fanciful flight from the Darlings’ London home to the Lost Boys’ haunts of Never Land. There’s often a long line—and long FastPass waits—for Peter Pan’s Flight, but according to my kids, it’s a … [Read more...]





How To Tour the Parks – Visiting Epcot in a Wheelchair

Spaceship Earth

Epcot is a great park to visit if you are a wheelchair user. Most of the attractions are accessible in some form and many allow you to stay in your wheelchair thanks to accessible ride vehicles. Here is a look at the accessibility of the major attractions.Spaceship EarthSpaceship Earth is one of the few attractions that you enter through the exit. When you arrive let the Cast Members know that you need the accessible ride vehicle.  The ADA ride vehicle has a wider door. It was at the … [Read more...]





Top 10 Rides to Avoid After You Eat

Rock n Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

So you just stuffed yourself on a scrumptious meal at your favorite Walt Disney World eatery. If you’re on the Disney Dining Plan, you likely enjoyed a four-square meal and beverage of choice, right? What you need is a nap, but what your family wants is a ride!Do NOT “walk this way” when you are stuffed to the gills:1)      Rock ‘n Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith—A tour of G-Force Record Studio is cut short when the band Aerosmith takes off for a show. They take Guests with them, … [Read more...]





What to do with a Test Track Junkie During the Rehab

As most Walt Disney World fans know, the popular Test Track attraction at Epcot is going to be down for refurbishment from April 2012 to sometime in the Fall of 2012.So, what are you supposed to do with the Test Track junkie in your party with the attraction down for the busy and crowded summer season?Most of the people I have spoken to agree that Test Track's biggest fans are usually under the age of 12. Not that adults don't enjoy it, but younger kids seem to relish the attraction. … [Read more...]