Common mistakes made when planning a Walt Disney World Vacation

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When you hear you're going to Walt Disney World, or finally decide to plan your trip HOME, you get all giddy and excited! Who doesn't? While jumping for joy and just making sure your trip is booked, you may over look some important key factors in your Disney trip! With all the new updates happening, amazing dining opportunities, multiple resorts to choose from, all the different rides and unique experiences, you may not even think about every aspect of your trip! Research is important. Stay up … [Read more...]


World of Magic Travel Magical Monday Savings

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World of Magic Travel and Chip & Co bring you a special Monday Savings!Today through Thursday, if you transfer your Disney Bookings to one of Our Travel Magicians, you'll receive a $25 Disney gift card at time of travel.**Certain restrictions apply: Your vacation must have been booked within the last 30 days and must not be paid in full.Just complete the reservation transfer form here and one of our Travel Magicians will contact you shortly! Have a Magical Monday ºoº from the … [Read more...]


10 Money Saving Tips for your next Disney World Vacation

Want to take the kids to the Disney World, but money a little tight? With this economy who's budget isn't tight...With a little planning it can be done: here are ten ways to save on your next Disney World Vacation.Stay at a Disney Value Resort Hotels - While on property you still get all the extra's as someone staying at the larger resorts. Such as Disney Transportation, extra magic hours, Disney Dining Plan, and much more. The rooms might be a little smaller but your just there to sleep … [Read more...]


Save money on your next Disney World Vacation with these 10 tips

Want to take the kids to the Walt Disney World Resort, but don't want to break the bank? With a little planning it can be done: here are ten ways to save on your next Disney World Vacation.Stay at a Disney Value Resort - While on property you still get all the extra's as someone staying at the larger resorts. Such as Disney Transportation, extra magic hours, Disney meal plans, and much more. The rooms might be a little smaller but your just there to sleep right? Stay at a resort or … [Read more...]


How to avoid getting sick while at Disney

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Ahhh...the perfect vacation (we all know my perfect vacation means being at Disney or cruising with them.)  We all plan for it, save for it, count down for it, and think this is going to be the best vacation yet.  However sometimes an illness rears it's ugly head and rains on your Disney parade.I unfortunately experienced this first hand in October 2011.  It literally was the worst trip and experience of my life.  My son was 16 months old, I was 6 months pregnant...we flew in to Disney on a … [Read more...]


Going to Disney World with Your Peeps!

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You know it happens… you announce, “We’re Going to Disney World” and somebody will say “Can We Go to?” or maybe you say "why don't you come along with us?' Either way before you know it your are traveling to the Happiest Place on Earth with your peeps! Great! But now how do you keep everyone happy?Planning can be a life saver and will be your friend! Appointing someone the "lead planner" in the group should help things run smooth, all plans come his or her way so everyone can stay on the … [Read more...]


Walt Disney World demands kid-attracting guest be less ‘Santa-ish’

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A Walt Disney World guest who looks like Santa Claus was asked by Disney officials to be less "Santa-ish" because he was a distraction at the park, FLORIDA TODAY news partner WKMG Local 6 reports.Thomas Tolbert, who was visiting Disney while on a family vacation, said he was wearing "Santa-related" clothing but not a full Santa suit while recently visiting the park.Tolbert said people, including children, were asking for photos and autographs, something he said he's used to. "Do you … [Read more...]


The Final Farwell: Disney Cruise Line

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While you may have seen “the kiss goodnight” at the Disney parks, or you're among those who slowly wander down Main street toward the exit gates at a snail's pace, trying to get every minute worth of magic you possibly can...how do you make those last sweet moments last when you’re on a cruise? There is no such thing as late checkout on cruises. Your breakfast time is scheduled and your luggage is taken the night before to expedite your debarkation. There is no leisurely stroll anywhere on the … [Read more...]


Keeping Your Feet Happy on Vacation

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Keeping Your Feet Happy on Vacation- Going on vacation can mean new adventures, new clothes, new shoes…wait; you might want to rethink that one!New shoes at any time can take some breaking in, you wouldn't buy a brand new pair of sneakers put them on and go on a 20 mile hike, right? Break in your vacation shoes for you and your kiddos in plenty of time before you hit WDW.You will do A LOT of walking on your Disney Vacation and keeping your tootsies happy will make it so much more enjoyable! … [Read more...]


BYOPD Bring Your Own Pixie Dust: A Quick Tip to Creating Your Own Magic

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Are you looking for a way to make your vacation extra-magical? Disney does great at sprinkling unexpected pixie dust, but what if you want to create your own? One perfect way I have found is by leaving trinkets out for the family to find when returning to the room for a mid-day break.Not to worry, I have found some very budget friendly ways to accomplish this, even with my family of five.Disney themed wrapped candy bars or candy bags. Trinkets from Target's Dollar Spot or Dollar … [Read more...]