Surviving the Sweltering Disney Heat

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Okay, my husband will tell you that I don’t actually melt. However, when we are at Disney in the summer heat, it can sure feel like what is happening. While many families may tolerate the hot climate better than others, some families will have some adjusting to do with the high temps.  How can you keep your cool and still enjoy the parks? Here are some of my family’s preferred ways:Put wet washcloths with a little extra water in a plastic baggie and then into the freezer over night. The … [Read more...]





Disneyland Tips and Tricks – Food Savings

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Here's another tip to help save a few pennies. Disneyland offers picnic areas. When booking your hotel look for, or have your travel agent look for, one with a kitchenette in it. This way you can have your cold cereal for breakfast, pack a nice picnic lunch for the park and then splurge on your dinner. Perhaps visiting a nicer restaurant like Blue Bayou or the like.Here's some rules pertaining to your Food Savings in the Park: … [Read more...]





Disney Twenty-Three’s Summer Movie Spectacular Preview

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The summer issue of Disney twenty-three, the magazine of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club, features a mega summer movie preview of Disney’s upcoming theatrical releases. "D23 gets readers back in the saddle with filmmakers Jerry Bruckheimer and Gore Verbinski for Johnny Depp’s upcoming The Lone Ranger; Billy Crystal talks about scaring up big laughs for Monsters University; the masterminds behind Marvel’s newest film, Iron Man 3, offer an inside look at how they're bringing Iron Man back to … [Read more...]





Suspect in Disneyland Ticket Scam Turns Himself In

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The man who has allegedly been selling fraudulent tickets in a Disneyland ticket scam has turned himself in to authorities.Police reported that a man who called himself “Chris Ruiz” met a woman in a Food 4 Less parking lot in Wilmington to sell four Disneyland park-hopper tickets at $60 each. These tickets normally sell for upwards of $125 a piece. The woman had purchased these tickets from a stranger on Craigslist.The man, whose real name is Edward Anthony Contes, turned himself in to … [Read more...]





Disney World Annual Passholders Now Receive Discounts at Even More Restaurants

There are plenty of perks for guests who decide to purchase and become Walt Disney World annual passholders. Some of the benefits included in being Disney World annual passholders are:Unlimited admission for one year to all 4 Walt Disney World theme parksAccess to multiple Disney Theme Parks on the same day Parking at Walt Disney World theme parks Mickey Monitor newsletter, mailed in February, May, August and November, includes additional benefits and program updates Special … [Read more...]