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Affordable Disney: The Accommodation Situation

One of the largest expenses of visiting Walt Disney World is where you will stay. Will we stay on-site or off-site? Do we need a larger room to accommodate more than 3-4 people? Will we need 2 rooms rather than 1? How close to the parks do I want to ...

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Exploring Disney: Transportation and Ticket Center

Exploring Disney: Transportation and Ticket Center

The Transportation and Ticket Center is your portal to all the magic at Walt Disney World, and where you will arrive if driving to Magic Kingdom.

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Look Up, Look Down to Discover Disney Details

One of the things that has always fascinated me, is all of those amazing details that you find everywhere at a Disney park or resort, and how much they can add to a vacation experience.

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What is Included on Your Disney Cruise

A common question guests often have when they’re considering a Disney Cruise for the first time is what is included in the cruise fare – because there’s a lot more included than your accommodations!

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Disney with Special Needs: They Say It's Your Birthday

What could be more magical than being at Disney World? Celebrating something special at Disney World, of course. So let's talk about getting celebratory at Disney when you also have to manage your special needs.

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Wordless Wednesdays: Disney Balloons

Everyone has a favorite Disney souvenir, but for many kids (of all ages), nothing beats the magic of a Disney balloon!

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Terrific Tuesdays: Exploring Pandora - The World of Avatar

Pandora - The World of Avatar opened this past May and has been drawing huge crowds ever since. We finally had the chance to check out this area on our trip last week and I wanted to share our experiences and provide some thoughts and tips.

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Disney with Special Needs: Dare We Go for the Trifecta?

Disney with Special Needs: Dare We Go for the Trifecta?

We are contemplating going in February for spring, the middle of September for Halloween, and then the beginning of December for Christmas. Insane? Yes. Awesome? Absolutely.

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Disney Dining: Plaza Ice Cream

We decided to head over to Magic Kingdom this past weekend. While there, we tried a new place that I have heard many people go on and on about…the Plaza Ice Cream Parlor on Main Street. Continue reading

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Dining at Disney: 2014 Food & Wine Festival

We are very excited to attend the Food and Wine Festival at Epcot in the fall. So I thought we should write about the upcoming Food and Wine Festival for those of you planning a trip anytime from mid-September to the beginning of November. Continue reading

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Dining at Disney World: Something Out of This World!

Toy Story Mania is one of the most popular attractions on property and the Fastpasses are one of the most sought after in all of Disney World. So why wouldn’t you top off your day at Hollywood Studios with a visit to Pizza Planet? Continue reading

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Dining at Disney World: Something Cool and Refreshing for Summer

If you have ever been to Orlando in the summer you know it can be extremely hot and steamy. Nestled in Adventureland, within the Magic Kingdom, is a bit of golden magic: a heavenly mixture of ice cream and fruit juice that is sure to cool you off, even on the warmest Florida days. Continue reading

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Dining at Disney World: What’s for Breakfast?

Do we get up early and eat granola bars? Do we buy/order groceries to have breakfast in the room? Do we eat at our resort? At the park? Do we do Quick Service (QS) or Table Service (TS)? These are all questions that are probably conversed as a couple, a family, and/or a group prepare for that magical vacation to Walt Disney World. Continue reading

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