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Terrific Tuesdays: A Not So Scary Haunted Mansion

Disney's Haunted Mansion is one of my favorite rides and although there have been some changes over the years it is still the home of 999 happy haunts!

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The World Showcase of Flavors Food Truck

Disney World Deliciousness: Disney Food Trucks

Disney Springs has so many fun things to do: shopping, music, street shows and lots of places to eat!!! If you are wanting to grab a quick bite while on the go, the Disney Food Trucks are a great option.

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Wordless Wednesday: Can You Find Nemo?

The Finding Nemo ride is located in the Seas with Nemo and Friends Pavilion...and in fact is the best way to get IN to the Seas with Nemo and Friends. Just listen for the seagulls that greet you as you enter, and board your clam shell.

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Disney with Special Needs: The Line Keeps on Ticking, Ticking, Ticking into the Future

Disney with Special Needs: The Line Keeps on Ticking, Ticking, Ticking into the Future

For those of us with special needs, the lines that are an unavoidable reality at Disney can be a very challenging thing.

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All About Disney World Resort Transportation

If you’re traveling for the first time, all the different transportation types can seem a bit confusing. Here’s a quick introduction to Walt Disney World’s transportation system.

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Wordless Wednesday: Tombstones at Haunted Mansion

There are some very interesting tombstones on the way in and out of the Haunted Mansion. In this case, apparently one particular gentleman - who apparently had a new wife every year - found out that Wife Number Seven may have been a little more than he bargained for.

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First Aid and Medical Help at Walt Disney World

Despite best efforts, life happens on a Disney vacation, and chances are, especially if you have children, at some point on your trip you or a family member may need first aid or require medical attention. While no one wants something to happen on your trip, it is always a ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: DINOSAUR

A trip to DinoLand USA isn’t complete without a ride on DINOSAUR! This was originally called Countdown to Extinction, but this fun ride is now known as DINOSAUR.

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Wordless Wednesday: Tombstones at Haunted Mansion

There are some very interesting tombstones on the way in and out of the Haunted Mansion. In this case, apparently one particular gentleman – who apparently had a new wife every year – found out that Wife Number Seven may have been a little more than he bargained for. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: It’s Fall in the World

One thing you always know at Walt Disney World is what season it is…. It’s one of the many things I enjoy when visiting the Disney parks: the energy and creativity that Disney puts into the decorations for each holiday or time of year. At the Magic Kingdom, the minute you step off the monorail, and look up at the Train Station…there is no guessing: Fall has arrived at Disney World. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Finding Tranquility at Walt Disney World

Tucked behind Yakitori House in Japan at Epcot’s World Showcase is a hidden area of peace and quiet…an unexpected and welcome place to relax and unwind during a busy day at the parks Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Getting You…and Your Luggage Home Again (That’s Why They Call It “Magical” Express)

Last week I discussed using Disney’s Magical Express to get you…and your luggage from the Orlando airport to your Disney resort hotel. In my opinion, this is a great perk that Disney offers, and can be a real savings: no need to arrange for car rental, or for a limo or taxi to get you from the airport to your hotel. But, you may ask, what about on the way home? Can I take DME back to Orlando airport? What about my bags? Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Learning to “Let Go” With Disney’s Magical Express

Once upon a time we drove to Walt Disney World. There are of course, a number of pros and cons to doing this, but one of the pros, in my opinion, was having a car while we were visiting the parks. It allowed us the freedom to come and go when and how we wanted, no waiting for a bus, no standing, just get in your car and go. For the planner/control freak that I tend to be, it was perfect. Continue reading

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