Skip to Content

Walt Disney World

Disney MagicBands: Top 17 Questions Answered

If you haven’t been on a Disney vacation in the past few years, then you may not be familiar with Disney’s MagicBands. These bands, similar in size to a FitBit, were introduced in 2013 as part of a major technology overhaul to the guest experience at Walt Disney World. Disney guests start by planning their …

Read More about Disney MagicBands: Top 17 Questions Answered

Complete Guide to Disney World Transportation

Planes, trains, and automobiles? At Walt Disney World, the old transportation adage works a little differently. How about monorails and Magical Express? Or perhaps ridesharing and rental cars? Shuttles and skyliners? Ok, I’ll stop.  Walt Disney World is a pretty enormous place. In fact, it’s basically a major city, with a transit network to match. …

Read More about Complete Guide to Disney World Transportation

9 Things that Will be Totally Different at Walt Disney World for the Rest of 2020

Earlier this week, Walt Disney World announced its plans to re-open its Orlando theme parks this summer. The resort closed its gates in mid-March. Disney has now petitioned for state approval to open the Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom on July 11, followed by Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios on July 15, 2020. As much …

Read More about 9 Things that Will be Totally Different at Walt Disney World for the Rest of 2020

Disney Lovers Get Creative Replicating the Theme Parks at Home

  With both Disney World and Disneyland current closed, what’s a Disney parks lover to do? I’m always amazed at the creativity of fellow Disney fans, and people have really risen to the latest challenge we are all facing – and then some. If you need a little joy in your life right now, I’ve …

Read More about Disney Lovers Get Creative Replicating the Theme Parks at Home

How to Ride Slinky Dog Dash at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Without the Wait

Toy Story Land began a new era at Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. New marquee attractions like Rise of the Resistance in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway followed, turning Hollywood Studios into the most exciting park at Disney World. But despite the new attractions, the crown jewel of Toy …

Read More about How to Ride Slinky Dog Dash at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Without the Wait

Best Credit Cards for Disney Travelers

My family loves taking Disney vacations, but the cost of visiting the Mouse can really add up. One major way we save – and also afford to visit destinations like Disneyland, Walt Disney World, and Disney’s Aulani more often – is through credit card rewards. Frequent flyer miles, hotel loyalty points, cash back, and other …

Read More about Best Credit Cards for Disney Travelers

20 Stocking Stuffers for Disney Travelers

Planning a Disney vacation with your family? Chances are that you will need new gear to make your trip a success. Having functional and practical travel gear is very important, but there’s no reason that gear can’t be a little bit cute and in the Disney spirit too. With Disney travelers in mind, I went …

Read More about 20 Stocking Stuffers for Disney Travelers

How to Ride Frozen Ever After at Disney World Without the Wait

Before there was Avatar Flight of Passage in Pandora, Slinky Dog Dash in Toy Story Land, and Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the hottest attraction at Walt Disney World was Frozen Ever After. The ride opened in June 2016 in the Norway Pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase. In its first few …

Read More about How to Ride Frozen Ever After at Disney World Without the Wait

Best Strollers for Disney: Recommendations for Disney World and Disneyland

If you are headed to Disneyland or Walt Disney World with a young child, a good stroller is essential. Even active toddlers and preschoolers who seem to know no limits to their energy at home can crash after the many miles of walking on a Disney day. Strollers can be a great place for a …

Read More about Best Strollers for Disney: Recommendations for Disney World and Disneyland

Disney’s Minnie Vans: All Your Questions Answered

If you have been to Walt Disney World in the past year, you might have spotted some red and white polka dotted SUVs around the property. Painted to look like Minnie Mouse herself complete with logo and Minnie’s signature bow, these “Minnie Vans” are the latest and greatest in Disney transportation. Minnie Vans are Disney’s …

Read More about Disney’s Minnie Vans: All Your Questions Answered