Disney Travel Agent
  • Budget
    Is a Disney vacation still a good value for your family?

    Disney has a growing problem. It has caused even some of the most devoted Disney fans to skip out on their Disney vacations this year and even last year. That is the perception that a Disney vacation is no longer a good value. Many can, and will, still argue against this, but the numbers speak […]

  • Permits filed for large expansion at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

    Last summer, we told you that Disney Vacation Club may be looking at building their first resort villas at a moderate resort. Today, we’re seeing reports on DISboards.com that plans have actually been filed for a large expansion at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort. Disney’s plans say that work is to begin in 2017 with completion expected […]

  • disney world
    Don’t give up on the Disney parks

    There is a lot of negativity surrounding the Disney parks. Even the negative articles I am guilty of writing get a lot of attention, but at the end of the day that isn’t why we are all here. We are here because we love visiting the Disney parks. I find myself being critical of Disney […]

  • Disney News
    MagicBand 2 Photos & Unboxing

    The MagicBand 2 is now shipping, and ours just arrived for our next trip to Walt Disney World; we thought we’d show them to you in this post. We’ll start out with some thoughts on them, and also add a visual side by side comparison to the OG MagicBands. Oh, and in true internet form, we’ll […]

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  • New Happy Hour taking place at Portobello at Disney Springs

    We’ve just learned of a brand new Happy Hour; that’s ‘Contenta Ora‘ in Italian, taking place at Portobello Country Italian Trattoria. Portobello is located at The Landing at Disney Springs. Happy Hour will take place Monday through Friday from 3:00-5:00 p.m and Monday – Thursday from 9:30-11:00 p.m. and will feature pizza and wine selections. Hold on […]

  • Kangaroos, Flamingos, and Vultures return to their Tree of Life habitats

    According to the Disney Parks Blog, the animals featured in front of Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Tree of Life have returned. Kangaroos, lesser flamingos, and lappet-faced vultures have returned to their habitats in front of the Tree of Life. The animals were temporarily relocated for a construction project at the base of the Tree of Life. […]

  • future world
    Five updates I’d bring to Epcot’s upcoming overhaul

    To the delight of myself and many other Disney fans, the Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, Bob Chapek, announced at the 2016 Destination D event that a “major transformation” would be coming to Epcot sometime in the future. The overhaul, which has been rumored for some time now, follows Disney’s efforts to expand […]

  • dcl
    New Disney Cruise Line merchandise offerings for Star Wars Day at Sea 2017

    Steven Miller from the Disney Parks Blog gave us a peek today at some of the fantastic merchandise that will be available from Disney Cruise Line during Star Wars Day at Sea in 2017. Star Wars Day at Sea is available on 15 select cruises from early January through mid-April 2017 sailing out of Port Canaveral, FL. Each one […]

  • Harambe Market
    A “wild” day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

    Today, Ryno Clavin and I spent the day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! Disney’s Animal Kingdom is the one park I find myself going to the least, yet the amazing details and theming of this park blow me away every time I come back. I got to the park a little early, about 5 or 10 […]

  • Harambe Market
    A “wild” day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

    Today, Ryno Clavin and I spent the day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! Disney’s Animal Kingdom is the one park I find myself going to the least, yet the amazing details and theming of this park blow me away every time I come back. I got to the park a little early, about 5 or 10 […]