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A Review of Walt Disney World’s Riviera Resort

Disney’s Riviera Resort is Disney Vacation Club’s 15th resort, and it has taken its place among the most luxurious resorts on property. My family was excited to check out the resort and see whether it could measure up to some of our other favorite resorts – and, spoiler alert – it totally does! Let’s explore what the resort has to offer.  1. ...

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Must-Do’s BEFORE Arriving To Walt Disney World

There has always been a list of things to do before visiting Walt Disney World, but since the resort’s reopening, that list has, to no surprise, gotten slightly bigger. Gone are the days when all you had to worry about was whether you’d packed enough clothes or remembered your phone charger! Those things are still all important, though, but naturally, ...

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What To Know About Pin Trading Now That Walt Disney World Has Reopened

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Many things have changed since Walt Disney World’s reopening, as the resort has had to adjust to the ongoing viral crisis. We’re pretty sure you know what most of those changes are by now, as you’ve likely read countless articles and seen all the news reports. But, given the sheer size of the resort, there are still some things you ...

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Walt Disney World Transportation with a Pandemic

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Since Disney World has re-opened in July, we have begun to get a sense as to what the parks look like with new restrictions and practices in place.  Queues are different with tape on the floor telling us where to stand and seeing our favorite characters drive past and waving at an appropriate social distance, but what gets lost in ...

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10 Facts About Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort

Welcome to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin—two stately sister hotels standing side by side one another in the heart of Walt Disney World action. While separate identities and individualized motifs establish each one independently, both share in a multitude of resort-wide benefits and amenities to earn them equated excellence. So it really doesn’t matter which one you choose, ...

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First Things We Do When Arriving at Our Walt Disney World Resort

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After lots of planning and anticipation, there’s nothing more exciting than actually arriving at your Walt Disney World resort!  What you choose to do on your arrival day may depend on several factors, such as what time of day you arrive, how long you have travelled, and how familiar you are with your resort. It’s a great idea to have ...

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15 Things We Would Do With Unlimited Access to Walt Disney World

If you’re a Walt Disney World parks fan, surely you’ve had thoughts of things you wish you could do (without getting in trouble) in the parks.  Let’s take a journey into our imaginations and think about those fantasies.  What would YOU do with unlimited access to the parks?  Here are a few of our ideas! 1. Dance with the ghosts ...

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Walt Disney World Facts That Will Make You Feel Old

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Walt Disney World Resort in Florida officially opened to the public on October 1, 1971. That’s only a few weeks shy of 49 years ago—almost half a century ago! And as Disney World preparations are underway to make the 50-year marker into the ultimate celebration, laden with an abundance of new attraction debuts and other resort-wide premier innovations, we can’t ...

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Dining Changes You Need To Be Aware of at Walt Disney World

The parks at Walt Disney World reopened in mid-July, and fans couldn’t be happier. But part of Disney’s being able to reopen is based on the resort’s ability to have procedures and protocols put in place to keep Cast Members and Guests as safe as possible. Disney World has implemented a brand-new system for making reservations in the parks, a ...

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10 Do’s & Don’ts of Walt Disney World

A Walt Disney World vacation in 2020 looks different but is still full of magic. Tried and true park tips are still important when prepping for a Disney vacation, but there are some new tips to remember when planning your vacation. We hope this checklist is helpful as you plan your next trip to the happiest place on earth.   ...

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