Disney Cruise Line Announces New Guest Alcohol Policy

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Disney Cruise Line just announced updates to its alcohol beverage policy.  These changes will go into effect on sailings beginning on or after September 30th, 2015:Each Guest (21 years and older) my bring two bottles of unopened wine or champagne (no larger than 750ml) or six beers (no larger than 12oz) onboard in carry-on luggage at the beginning of the voyage and at each port-of-call. All alcoholic beverages packed in checked luggage will be removed and stored until the completion of … [Read more...]

Top Five Reasons to Celebrate Halloween on the High Seas with Disney Cruise Line

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We've reached August and it's time to start thinking ahead to the Fall!  Fall brings many of my favorite things- changing leaves, all things flavored pumpkin, college football and most of all HALLOWEEN!  I can't think of a better way to celebrate this spooktacular holiday than in true, Disney fashion.  Starting in September and going through October, cruisers aboard the Disney Cruise Line are guaranteed to experience thrills, treats and maybe even a few tricks along the way.  The best part of it … [Read more...]

Top 10: Food & Wine Festival Insider Tips

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I can't stop talking about Epcot's International Food & Wine Festival! It is seriously the best time of year to go! This year, my family and I are going in late September to enjoy the Festival,  Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, and to top it off we got Free Dining!! (You can do this too,  ask me how Summer@worldofmagictravel.com)For most Walt Disney World guests, the Epcot Food & Wine Festival is the booths. They are the little kiosks added throughout World Showcase with snack … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays Aboard the Disney Cruise Line!

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The Disney Cruise Line has announced its Halloween and Christmas themed sailings for 2015.  I don't know about you, but I love the way Disney celebrates these two holidays in the parks, that at sea it can only be much more magical!  All four of the Disney Cruise Line ships- the Disney Fantasy, Disney Dream, Disney Magic and Disney Wonder will feature cruises themed for the holidays.  Halloween on the High Seas and Very Merrytime Cruises will feature 70 sailings from September to December from … [Read more...]

Will Free Disney Dining be announced soon?


Oh My Disney, boys and girls! It's Anonymouse here...I've been scurrying around internets to find you this latest bit of Disney Gossip. Today I might have uncovered, thanks to a little help from a friend information on when Free Disney Dining might be released!The Cast Members are all atwitter with news of Free Dining coming back! That's right, folks...FREE DisneyDining! It's speculated to be September (fall) time frame similar to last year. Official news is expected sometime in the next … [Read more...]

Liv and Maddie comes to Disney Channel this September!


DISNEY CHANNEL'S NEW FAMILY COMEDY "LIV AND MADDIE" PREMIERES SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15Disney Channel's "Liv and Maddie," a new comedy series starring Dove Cameron in the dual role of 15-year-old identical twin sisters Liv, a Hollywood star who has just returned home to Wisconsin and Maddie, a hometown basketball star, as they navigate high school life, mischievous brothers and each other's differences, premieres SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. The series, which joins … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Disney World in September


Summer is coming to an end, kids are heading back to school, and that means it's time to return to routine; but even though those long, lazy summer days are drawing to a close, that doesn't mean you can't go on vacation, especially if it's a Disney Vacation!Among Disney regulars, September is one of the best times of year to visit WDW; and here are five reasons why!5. Art of Animation's Little Mermaid Wing Opens-On September 15, Disney's newest resort, the Art of Animation, opens its … [Read more...]

PCH Grill Restaurant in Disneyland is Hosting a New Menu Preview for Annual Passholders

Annual Passholders are in for a treat on select dates in September as the PCH Grill at Paradise Pier Hotel in Disneyland offers them a chance to preview their new Fall 2012 menu. Passholders and their dinner guests will have the chance to taste an exclusive prix fixe preview of the featured dinner dishes and on the night they dine, will be given a World of Color FASTPASS for that evening's show. For the prix fixe menu guests get to select one appetizer, one entrée and a soft drink. They also … [Read more...]

Celebrate “Sister’s Day” with the McClain Sisters, Tinkerbell, and Periwinkle


Sister's Day was August 5th, and if you have a pair of sisters in your home who love Tinkerbell, you'll want get in on some of the magical fun!  As part of the upcoming release of the newest Tinkerbell movie-The Secret of the Wings-Disney has some super fun activities available for download.In honor of Sisters Day on August 5th, Walt Disney Pictures is proud to announce that Hollywood Records recording artists, McClain Sisters-real life sisters themselves-will provide the featured son, "The … [Read more...]

New ‘American Idol’ Phillip Phillips Surprises Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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The newest “American Idol,” Phillip Phillips, surprised a theater full of park guests Thursday when he made an appearance on-stage at “The American Idol Experience” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.Phillips, who hit the top 10 on the charts with his single “Home,” was in central Florida for a performance of the “American Idol Live!” concert tour. The nationwide tour continues through mid-September.In addition to making a surprise appearance for guests at “The American Idol Experience,” … [Read more...]