2017, Disney World, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Epcot, Magic Kingdom, Planning, Updates

It’s Time to Start Planning for 2017!

Disney announced earlier today that pricing for 2017 packages will be released on 6/21.  Yes, I understand that 2016 isn't even half over, but if you are considering a Walt Disney World vacation in 2017, you want to start planning for it now. Why?  Because certain rooms can fill up fast.  There are all kinds… Continue reading It’s Time to Start Planning for 2017!

Disney World, Planning, Rumors, Updates

Changes Coming to the Dining Plan?

Several guests and travel agents were sent into a tizzy yesterday and today when some character meals were showing as 2 table service credits on Disney's website.  As of today, the only character dining experiences that "cost" 2 table service credits on the dining plan are Cinderella's Royal Table and Mickey's Backyard BBQ.  * Mickey's… Continue reading Changes Coming to the Dining Plan?

Discounts, Disney World, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Epcot, Magic Kingdom, Planning

Disney’s Armed Forces Salute

In honor of Armed Forces Day this Saturday, I wanted to do a post about special discounts available for those who serve or have served our country.  Last September, Disney renewed their Armed Forces Salute Discount to cover most travel dates through December 16, 2016.  These discounts are fairly significant when compared to non-discounted rates,… Continue reading Disney’s Armed Forces Salute

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FAQs About Free Dining

Rumors are beginning to buzz about if or when Disney will be offering Free Dining this year, so I have come up with a quick guide that includes everything you need to know about Disney’s Free Dining promotion and how you can make sure you don't miss out!  Please remember that this information is based… Continue reading FAQs About Free Dining

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Top 10 Rookie Mistakes When Planning a Walt Disney World Vacation

When you start telling your friends and family that you want to start planning a Walt Disney World vacation, you are going to get advice coming at you from all directions.  Maybe it's been a while since you have been, or maybe it's your first visit, either way, you are bound to make at least… Continue reading Top 10 Rookie Mistakes When Planning a Walt Disney World Vacation

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Is It Really Better To Stay On Site?

In a single word, yes. Being a travel agent for Disney, of course, I'm going to want my clients to stay on site. And there are some very good reasons as to why that could save you both time and money. Extra Magic Hours Extra Magic Hours are only for Disney resort guests, and will… Continue reading Is It Really Better To Stay On Site?

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Is the Dining Plan Worth It?

 This is another question I am often asked by clients.  And again, my answer always begins with "It depends." We have done the Quick Service Dining Plan, the Disney Plus Dining Plan, and the Deluxe Dining Plan, so I'd like to think that I have a little experience in the realm of Disney dining.  Of… Continue reading Is the Dining Plan Worth It?