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Disney Releases 2015 Dining Plan Information

By Traci

Just in time to start planning your 2015 Walt Disney World vacation, Disney has announced the information for the dining plans. The 2015 Disney Dining Plans include a new quick service location - Starbucks at Downtown Disney's West Side - and a new table service location, Las Ventanas at the Coronado Springs Resort. Guests who choose to dine at Cinderella's Royal Table... »

Fall Room Discount Announced for Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

By Traci

Fall is a great time to visit the Walt Disney World Resort. Not only are the crowd levels lower, but special events including the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival and Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party add to the magic. Guests who book their vacation at Walt Disney World for trips between August 16 and October 3 can save up to 30 percent... »

Disney Food Blog Announces Release of the ‘DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks’ e-book 2014 Edition

By Traci

The Disney Food Blog has announced the release of The DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks e-book, 2014 edition! The DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks e-book features more than 290 pages of information, advice, and photos to help you get the most out of your snacking experience at Epcot. The e-book also includes photos of more than 250 snacks at Epcot, current pricing... »

Epcot’s International Gateway – A Quiet and Less Hectic Entrance to the Theme Park

By Traci

Guests visiting Epcot have more than one way to get into the theme park. Tucked away in the back of the park between France and the United Kingdom is the International Gateway, a secondary entrance and exit for the park. The International Gateway opened in 1990 just before Disney’s Swan Hotel opened and was planned so guests of the soon-to-be opened Epcot... »

News! Grand Launch of the ‘Disney Food Blog Guide to Magic Kingdom Snacks’ e-book

By Traci

If your next trip to the Walt Disney World Resort includes a visit to the Magic Kingdom, you’ll want to pick up the new edition of the Disney Food Blog Guide to Magic Kingdom Snacks e-book. This instantly downloadable e-book is a PDF guide full of photos, information, and advice on more than 150 snacks at the Magic Kingdom. The e-book... »

Guests at Walt Disney World Can Now Add Additional FastPass+ Selections

By Traci

Starting this week, guests at the Walt Disney World Resort theme parks have the ability to add additional FastPass+ entitlements once their first three choices for the day have been used. This is a major departure from the “original” FastPass+ system where guests could only have three FastPass+ entitlements per day, and only at one park. Under this updated system, once a... »

MyMagic+ Transforming Walt Disney World Experience for Guests

By Traci

The Walt Disney World Resort is continuing the “test and adjust” phase of MyMagic+ but guests have been able to take advantage of some changes brought about by MyMagic+. The MyMagic+ system allows guests to design their vacation by personalizing everything from in-park experiences, dining reservations, and more. The centerpiece for the MyMagic+ experience is the MagicBand. These are the high tech,... »

Start Saving Money for Your Next Disney Vacation with the Disney Vacation Account

By Traci

A Disney vacation can put a strain on your wallet, but with the right planning and budgeting you can have a truly magical vacation. And now the Walt Disney Travel Company has launched a website to help guests plan and save for a Disney vacation. The Disney Vacation Account is an online savings plan that helps travelers budget and save for their... »

My Disney Experience Website & Mobile App

By Kristen K.

Disney has been laying the groundwork for some time now on a $1 Billion project to take the Disney Parks & Resort experience into a bold new world of customization and interaction. After years of speculation by fans and experts alike, 2013 is about to see the roll out of what has been dubbed MyMagic+.  At it's core are two... »

Staying Connected on Your Disney Vacation: News Sources to the Outside World

By Kristen K.

Stay Connected at Walt Disney World Though many travelers enjoy the idea of taking a vacation to Walt Disney World and never spending a moment thinking about the outside world, others need to stay connected to work and family that’s been left at home. Many modern travelers need to stay connected and social, be it for business or... »