When Our Expectations Exceed The Reality That Is Walt Disney World

Believe you me. I am a huge Disney fan. Especially a fan of Walt Disney World. When the Harry Potter (my daughter is a big fan!) section opened at Universal and my daughter wanted to go I said, “Huh? There’s another theme park close to Disney World?” So we went. We saw. And we were mildly impressed. But it was nothing compared to our beloved Disney. Or was it? On the many Disney message boards I follow, from time to time, posts will appear complaining about their recent trip. “We never got any towel animals!” “It’s soooo expensive!” “We didn’t Continue reading When Our Expectations Exceed The Reality That Is Walt Disney World

Top 11 Things To See And Do At Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

11. Be On Time To See The Opening Show – I always recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before the park opens so that you can get the most done on any given day. But the park’s welcome show is a must-see event, putting you into the spirit of the magic ahead. 10. Enjoy A Parade – With up to 5 parades a day, you’re sure to be around for at least one. This is a great time to stop and smell the roses. People watch, take a breather or join in and sing along. 9. Ride It’s A Small World – My family tolerates it with Continue reading Top 11 Things To See And Do At Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

Disney Ushers In The Fall Season With EPCOT’s Food And Wine Festival

A Guide to EPCOTs Food and Wine Festival

From September 19 through November 10th, EPCOT will be hosting the 19th Annual Food and Wine Festival, a favorite event for any adult Disney fan and foodie. Special food, special events, celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, wine tastings and special packages will be available to expand your knowledge (and waistline) of food and wine from around the world. Follow the tips below to get the most out of this unique Disney experience. 1. If you haven’t already, book your dining and special event reservations NOW! As with any Disney vacation, the earlier you book the better the selection of dining experiences. Click here to Continue reading Disney Ushers In The Fall Season With EPCOT’s Food And Wine Festival

The Ultimate One Day Plan For Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The Ultimate One Day Plan for Disney's Hollywood Studios

With a little planning, Disney’s Hollywood Studios can be done in a day. Follow the plan below and you’re off for a star-studded experience! As  I recommend with any one-day plan, arrive early! Plan to arrive at least 30 minutes before the park officially opens. When you’re among the first to arrive you’ll be able to accomplish so much before the crowds really pour in! Once you enter the park, by-pass all of the shops. There will be plenty of time for shopping mid-day, when you need some downtime, or on your way out of the park. Have an idea Continue reading The Ultimate One Day Plan For Disney’s Hollywood Studios