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    Visiting Disney World During Storm Season

    One downside to summer vacations at Walt Disney World is that it’s rainy season, with tropical storms possible. Tropical Storm Hermine is expected to make landfall in Florida–potentially as a hurricane–this weekend. If you’re at Walt Disney World right now, here’s what you should do to enjoy your visit and stay safe as Hermine bears down […]

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    Best Shanghai Disneyland Attractions & Ride Guide

    Our Shanghai Disneyland ride guide reviews every attraction in Disney’s newest theme park, with tips for doing everything efficiently, and our numerical scores for each attraction, show, and other experiences. (All presented in a spoiler-free fashion.) We cover which attractions are cloned from other parks, which are unique to China, language barrier issues, and which you […]

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  • Incomplete information displayed on park hours section of official Disney site

    Walt Disney World is having a problem with the park hours section on their website and the My Disney Experience planning website. When a special event, such as Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, is taking place, the hours are not displaying properly. What this means is that guests may have difficulty distinguishing “normal operating hours” from […]

  • Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort announce new “Presidential” promotion

    The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort always comes up with interesting promotions and the latest one is no exception.   The resort is “electing” a candidate for a “presidential” vacation in honor of the upcoming election. One “candidate” will be selected to stay in one of the resort’s 12 presidential suites, which have actually […]

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    Typhoon Lagoon Beach Bash Report

    This summer, Disney Vacation Club held its second (annual?) Beach Bash events at Typhoon Lagoon water park at Walt Disney World. I love Typhoon Lagoon. I think it is criminally underrated, and I know I’m part of the “problem” as I don’t devote nearly as much attention to it as the main theme parks at Walt […]

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    What Disney Vacation Club Means to Me

    FacebookTwitterGoogle+ When I talk about Disney, and that’s every day, the topic of Disney Vacation Club (DVC) usually comes up. I often get the question “What is DVC?”  I go through the typical explanation and answer the usual questions. It’s a form of time share.  You get so many points per year.  You don’t always […]

  • Updated costume guidelines for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

    Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will be starting later this week, on September 2nd.  Disney has updated their costume guidelines this year as an added security measure. For all Guests: Disney reserves the right to deny admission to or remove any person wearing attire that is considered inappropriate or attire that could detract from the experience […]

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    New guest experiences coming to Aulani

    New experiences are planned to begin in November at Aulani as the resort celebrates its 5th anniversary. KA WA’A, a luau at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, will feature a buffet of island specialties, live music, and traditional Hawaiian dance. Guests can learn the hula kahiko and the modern hula ‘auana. Before the luau […]

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    Roy O. Disney’s Home Away From Home

    On May 30, 1967, ground was broken for the construction of the Walt Disney World Resort. Fast forward to this time 45 years ago, Roy Disney, Joe Fowler and many others were frantically busy working to get Walt Disney World ready for its grand opening just a few months later in October. In order to […]