Four Seasons Resort breaks ground at Walt Disney World Resort

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Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts kicked off construction of its luxury resort at Walt Disney World Resort today, in a groundbreaking ceremony with joint venture partners Silverstein Properties and Dune Real Estate. The 444-room resort will create about 2,000 construction jobs and hundreds of resort positions when open. “Travelers around the world know and trust Four Seasons, and Walt Disney World is the world’s premiere family vacation destination,” said Meg Crofton, president, Walt Disney Parks … [Read more...]



Walt Disney Imagineers Install Nemo Icons at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

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There couldn’t be a better occasion to share a sneak peek at the new Disney’s Art of Animation Resort than today, Walt Disney’s birthday.Walt was a pioneer in the art form of hand-drawn animation, and continually experimented with new technology and storytelling mediums (like television) that would give him new ways to bring stories and characters to life.Walt Disney Imagineers will continue this tradition in 2012 with the debut of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, which will allow … [Read more...]



Save Up to 30 Percent on Select Walt Disney World Resort Stays This Spring

For a limited time, guests booking new resort stays at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels can save up to 30% at select resorts. In case you’ve never stayed at a Disney resort before, doing so offers complimentary transportation all over Walt Disney World Resort property and much moreTo get this offer, you must book by Jan. 22, 2012, for vacations taking place between Feb. 21-March 31, 2012. Guests who wish to stay between the dates of April 13-June 14, 2012, must book by Feb. 28, … [Read more...]



Is Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter for you?

Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter is one of those Disney Resorts that -- at least for our family -- takes our breath away every time we visit.  POFQ is a Moderate priced resort, so it's a little more expensive than the Value resorts, but not as expensive as a Deluxe resort.  POFQ is the sister resort to the other Port Orleans Resort -- Riverside, which is just a short distance away.  Let's take a look at the Pros and Cons for staying at this resort!Pros:Port Orleans French Quarter is … [Read more...]



Is Disney’s Bay Lake Tower at Contemporary Resort for you?

This past June, our extended family took a fabulous vacation to Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort, the new Disney Vacation Club resort that opened in 2009.  Our family had purchased points in DVC in June, 2010, and this was the first time we had stayed at at DVC resort.  Let me tell you, we were not disappointed by Bay Lake Tower!  Let's take a look at the Pros and Cons of staying at Disney's Bay Lake Tower at Contemporary Resort!Pros:BLT is a brand new 16 story modern … [Read more...]