Well, my Disney friends, I've just returned from a whirlwind vacation! Relaxing? No, not really. Fun? Absolutely! I have always pointed out to my husband that I have never been able to spend my birthday at Disney. Of course, this was for two very good reasons...the heat and the crowds! Having a birthday at the… Continue reading It’s Good To Be Home
When you are a guest at a Walt Disney World Resort, complimentary transportation is included with your stay. You also get free parking on Disney property, so guests often have a choice to make regarding which method of transportation they use. There are many guests that enjoy the idea of letting someone else drive them… Continue reading To Bus or Not To Bus?
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!
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?
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
Not a lot of people are aware that Disney offers a way to easily save for your dream vacation, and get rewarded at the same time! A few years ago, Disney started the Disney Vacation Account for guests to save a little bit of money at a time to use at a later date for… Continue reading Disney Vacation Account
In response to recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, Disney has installed metal detectors at all 6 theme parks (Disneyland, Disney's California Adventure, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Magic Kingdom) this morning. The fact that a man was recently arrested while attempting to bring a handgun into the Magic Kingdom probably… Continue reading New Metal Detectors at Disney Parks