Special Race Rates for Wine & Dine Half & Jingle Jungle 5k

If you were one of the lucky ones to register for runDisney Wine & Dine Half Marathon OR Jingle Jungle 5k, then Congratulations are in order! The Races sold out in less than an hour. So now that the wait is over and you are officially a runner in the upcoming event, and now you can get even luckier with Special Race Rates for Wine & Dine Half & Jingle Jungle 5k!Don't forget to join your fellow Disney Addicts in YMBADA Race Team. We are going to keep in touch with other DAs, have … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to LOVE Garden Grocer Delivery Service

What is a Garden Grocer and why are we so in love with it? Garden Grocer is a local supermarket outside the Disney World properties in Orlando.  There are many grocery stores in the area that will make your deliveries but Garden Grocer does the best job by far!Here are 5 Reasons why we love Garden Grocer:Online ordering.  It's so much easier to peruse the selections online than try to explain something over the phone.  Their system is very user-friendly and their selection complete.  … [Read more...]

End Of Summer Savings At Disneyland – Save up to 20% off your stay!

With Disney, you just never know what you will get... Just this week we learned that Disney has released an end of Summer Promotion for anyone wanting to visit Disneyland between August 17th and September 27th. (with an exclusion of August 29th and 30th).The details are fairly straight forward. Stay at any Disney Hotel and save 15% on a standard room or 20% on a Premium Room on most stays between Sunday and Thursday nights during most nights August 17th and September 27th. Just need to book … [Read more...]

What To Do On Arrival Day At Walt Disney World

For many guests visiting Walt Disney World, much of their arrival day is spent traveling. This can be exhausting and time consuming. By the time you arrive at the Most Magical Place on Earth, you've more than likely already missed out on several hours the  parks have been open. Rather than visiting the parks on arrival day, I recommend a relaxing day taking advantage of some of the great Disney activities available outside of the parks.Visiting Downtown Disney is my favorite thing to do on … [Read more...]

Disney’s Magical Express: The Most Magical Transportation to and from Orlando International Airport

Magical Express has been one of my most favorite things about staying on property.  I no longer have to shell out money for a cab, or wait for my luggage at the carousel.  It also is great for those of us who do not want to have to rent a car.The process is easy. Anyone staying at an Official Walt Disney World Hotel ( Meaning any resort owned and operated by Disney. For example: Pop Century, Port Orleans Riverside, Beach Club etc.) is eligible. Simply call and add your flight details to the … [Read more...]

Why Stay On-Property at the Walt Disney World Resort

Deciding where to stay for your Walt Disney World vacation can be a big decision. There are so many choices, but the biggest choice may be whether or not to stay on-property. Sure, Disney World Resorts often come with a higher price tag, but I think you will find Disney has done their part to make sure the higher cost is worth it for families. Let's take a look at some of the best reasons to stay on-property.Transportation - For me, this is the biggest reason to stay on Disney property. No … [Read more...]

Top 10 Walt Disney World Christmas Trees

If you’ve visited any of the Disney Parks during the Christmas holiday season, then you know that Disney goes all out in decorating their larger-than-life Christmas trees. Each tree is customized to the park or resort where the tree is found, making them all special in their own little way. Not all are created equal and a little more thought went into some more than others it seems. During our recent trip a few weeks ago, we visited 18 different resorts plus all 4 parks, so I did thorough … [Read more...]

Let’s Go To Hawaii’s Aulani Resort

I've talked about Aulani a lot here at ChipandCo and for good reason. Not only do I love Hawaii in general, but Aulani is a fantastic vacation place. All the magic of Disney located in the Hawaiian Islands. Now, Disney's Aulani Resort has even expanded it's resort, making more places to stay, and more offers to help you visit. You might even get to take a stroll with Minnie to your breakfast table. I'm a little biased, but that kid is super cute.Today we share with you the latest Aulani … [Read more...]

Is Pop Century The Right Resort For You?

With so many wonderful resorts to choose from at Walt Disney World, it can be difficult to make sure you choose the one that is right for your family. For many families, a value resort is a great option. But which one do you choose? While All-Star Music and Art of Animation do offer suites, all of the value resort have the same standard rooms and amenities. So, what makes Pop Century a great choice for your family vacation?With nightly rates of $85 - $190 depending on the time of year, Pop … [Read more...]

WDW Deluxe Resorts – Why They’re Worth The Cost

There are a ton of amazing Walt Disney World Resorts to choose from, so many that Disney had to divide them into categories, with Value Resorts being the cheapest with the smallest rooms and fewest ameneties, and the Moderate Resorts have larger rooms and more on site ameneties, and then there's the Deluxe Resorts, which are the largest, fanciest Resorts with - you guessed it - the largest price tag too. So why would you pick a Deluxe Resort over WDW's cheaper Resorts?Well, here are some … [Read more...]