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Disney with Special Needs: Traveling with a Senior

If you're thinking about scooping up your grandparents and scooting off to the World but are concerned that their silvery-ness might make it too hard for them to enjoy the vacation, come along with me.

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Terrific Tuesdays: Rock n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Our grandson then announced that Rock n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith was the BEST RIDE EVER!

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Disney Resort Spotlight: Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort is a deluxe resort at Walt Disney World with a southern Victorian-style theme. The resort is located across the Seven Seas Lagoon from the Magic Kingdom, and is one of the three deluxe resorts on the Magic Kingdom monorail route.

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Disney with Special Needs: Planning Your Jaunt to the Food and Wine Festival

Today I'll give you you some tips on how you can plan your time at Epcot's Food and Wine Festival while working around whatever special needs you have, whether it is a food allergy or special diet, Autism, a senior, or other needs.

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Thrifty Thursday: 3 Quick Tips to Make the Most of Your Disney Dining Budget

Thrifty Thursday: 3 Quick Tips to Make the Most of Your Disney Dining Budget

As a Disney travel agent, I often get questions from my clients about how to save money on food at Disney World. And it’s understandable, because it’s not unusual for food to end up being one of the major expenses on a Disney vacation.

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Wordless Wednesday: Still the Living Seas.....

Although no disrespect is meant to Nemo, Dory, Crush and friends, our Seas live in a way that is truly amazing, and so for me, there could be no better name for this fascinating pavilion than the Living Seas.

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Terrific Tuesdays: Fall at Walt Disney World

Terrific Tuesdays: Fall at Walt Disney World

We may be in the middle of summer, but believe it or not, Fall starts at Walt Disney World in just about 6 weeks! And if you have never experienced Disney during the Fall, I have just one word to tell you why you should: FUN!

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Get a GREAT DEAL on Your Summer Disney Vacation!

Get a GREAT DEAL on Your Summer Disney Vacation!

Still thinking of a Disney vacation this summer? There is still time to get a great deal at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World.....and get a FREE gift card too!

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Thrifty Thursday: The Price is Right – Saving on Airfare to Disney World

Getting to Disney World is a big part of the vacation budget. It’s also the one that makes my stomach turn the most. I love to fly, but I detest the prices of airfare. The last time we went to Walt Disney World, we ended up paying way too much to fly down there because we planned the vacation late, and it was over Christmas break. It was awful, and I vowed to never pay that much for airfare again! Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Saving for Souvenirs

You know it is going to happen….. You’re not sure when and where you will be, but at some time, your little one will look at you and with those “puppy-dog” eyes give you that “PPPPLEASE – I want this – I won’t ask for anything else – PPPLEASE!!!!!” Now you know as well as I do the abundance of souvenirs and temptations are everywhere in Disney – in the parks – in the hotel stores – Downtown Disney, even as you walk from the bus or car to the front entrances. Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Thoughts on Free Dining

Disney discount days are always exciting – because who doesn’t want to save money…or have “free food” – but they can also be challenging if you couldn’t get a discount, had to change resorts or dates in order to get it, or didn’t save as much as you had hoped. Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts: The Disney Discount Dance

‘Tis the season. As we head towards May, and folks start looking ahead to booking their fall vacations to Walt Disney World, the online Disney rumor mill has started to churn and people want to know: When will we know about fall discounts? Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Disney Pools and Poolside Fun

Walt Disney World resort pools offer lots of fun ways to cool off and relax. In fact, many resorts offer not only a main themed pool but one or more smaller pools as well! Continue reading

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