Best Disney Dining Cold Treats to Beat the Heat at Disney World

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Summer is officially here and the parks are getting warm and crowded. My favorite way to beat the heat is to take advantage of some of the cool offerings at the parks, Downtown Disney, and at some of the resorts. Here are my top ten treats and where to find them.10. Everyone has seen the Mickey premium ice cream bar. This vanilla ice cream ice cream bar is shaped like Mickey Mouse and covered in chocolate. What makes it great is that is on a stick , and quite portable.  It is also very easy … [Read more...]





Walt Disney World Quick Tips – How to get Free Parking

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 Today's quick tip is something many people overlook or forget about when planning their Walt Disney World vacation. The last time we drove down to Disneyworld I totally forgot this Quick Tip even though I have used it countless times in the past.Here is today's Quick Tip:Besides the benefit of Extra Magic Hours or Free Disney Transportation for staying on Disney Property, if you stay at a Walt Disney World resort you also get Free Parking at any of the Parks.Upon … [Read more...]





Best Times to Request Disney Vacation Club Rooms

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Disney Vacation Club resorts are very popular, so knowing when to make a request increases your chances of getting the resort or room type that you are hoping for. Several factors determine which resorts or types of rooms fill up the fastest. Understanding what some of those are will help you choose the best time to make your rental request.One factor to consider is location. Some resorts are more popular than others simply based on where they are located on the Disney property. For … [Read more...]





How to Survive Spring Break at the Most Magical Place on Earth

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Yes, its that time of the year again. People from around the country flock to the Most Magical Place on Earth to celebrate that time honored tradition of Spring Break. But with crowds at peak levels, it can get overwhelming. I am here to show you my tips on how to make the most of your Spring Break!1. My biggest piece of advice: Take advantage of fast passes, as well as chose rides carefully. I would go far as to say to try and keep your fast passes to "E" ticket levels ( I.E. Space … [Read more...]





Things to do outside the Parks: Touring the Resorts

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When people visit Walt Disney World, the first thing they might do is make a plan for touring the parks. The parks are wonderful and filled with attractions, shows, restaurants, and so much more, but there is a lot to see outside of the parks. The resorts on Walt Disney World property are attractions in themselves and can provide endless hours of entertainment and activities. The resorts are also a great escape from the parks!With so many places to start, you might be overwhelmed. While … [Read more...]