Tips and Tricks

11 Awesome Tips For Collecting Pressed Pennies

Disney World presents a number of opportunities for guests to become collectors of one item or another. Whether it’s Disney pins, figurines, Christmas ornaments, snow globes, or artwork, opportunities abound for you to add to your collection at stores throughout the resort. A great collectible for children or for Disney fanatics on a tight budget – or both – are ...

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Top 10 Tips from an Experienced Disney World-goer

Cinderella Castle Main St. USA

When I was a youngster, the idea of a Disney vacation was never discussed by my family. In 1990, I took my high school band, for which I was the director. We participated in Disney’s Magic Music Days by playing a concert in the Magic Kingdom. Because I was in charge of about 100 people, I did not get much ...

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10 Tips For Rainy Days At Walt Disney World

Epcot Storm

The lush, green landscapes of Central Florida are thanks to the great deal of rain that this area receives. An average of about 53” of rain falls in Orlando every year, about half of that coming during the busy summer months. While rainstorms at Disney World are often short-lived, you do have some generally rainy days. Here are some ideas ...

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15 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Visiting Disney World

Main St. USA Castle _ avoid crowds _ disney fanatic

A trip to Walt Disney World in Florida is a rite of passage for many families.  The planning of a Disney vacation, however, can be daunting.  The internet, your friends and co-workers are all full of knowledge and the glut of information can be overwhelming.  Before your trip, you dream of beautiful weather, mild temperatures and low crowds.  While Disney ...

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Disney Vacation Club 101 – What to Know Before You Buy

Disney Vacation Club

Since 1991, guests have had the opportunity to own the piece of the magic by investing in Disney Vacation Club. Most guests have probably seen one of the DVC kiosks around the resort and most usually walk by without finding out more about it. There is much to consider before purchasing an interest with Disney Vacation Club, but here is ...

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10 Attractions You Should Experience at Animal Kingdom BEFORE Lunch

Kilimanjaro Safari

10. An Early Ride On Kilimanjaro Safari Dashing over to Kilimanjaro Safari directly after rope drop will allow you to hop on with minimal or no wait time. The cooler morning weather is sure to result in more animal sightings for the first few safaris of the day. In my experience, the first few safaris of the day see more ...

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20 of Our Favorite Disney Tips of All Time!

Castle Distance

Walt Disney World in Florida is a vacation destination like no other!  It’s huge, with more to do than you could ever do in one trip or even a lifetime.  Don’t let that stop you, though!  Disney World is spectacular, a place everyone should visit at least once.  Whether this is your first trip or your 101st, here are 20 ...

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3 Major Tips For Getting Around Walt Disney World

Friendship Boats

Walt Disney World is a fairly large resort, which means that it can take some time to get around when you’re going from place to place. However, Disney does provide some transportation for you, and it’s important to know what is available to you so that you can maximize your time during your vacation. Here are three major tips to ...

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