Attractions

Planning for Disney World for a party of 10

Disney World did not know what hit them the first week of December.  My parents (2), my sister and her family (4) and my family and I (4) arrived in Disney on December 1. I was the primary trip planner.  Trying to…

Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is an amazing adventure.  It may not be suited for everyone, but if you’re up for heights, rough terrain, good food and a lot of animal sightings, the Wild Africa Trek might…

Disney announces plans for the “Coolest Summer Ever”

This past week, Walt Disney World Resorts announced their kick off plans for the “Coolest Summer Ever”. Beginning with a special event on May 22-23, Disney guests will enjoy 24 hours of non-stop fun at the Magic Kingdom. From 6…

A Great Way to Save

So many of us are looking for ways to save money when traveling to our favorite Disney locations. We may travel at certain times of the year, to get special pricing. We may take advantage of “free dining” offers. We…

Christmas at Belle’s Cottage

Enchanted Tales with Belle in Fantasyland is a new favorite of mine. Even though it is a story as old as time, it never disappoints! I especially love the way so many characters (aka guests) are able to participate in recreating…

Christmas at the Magic Kingdom

 The Magic Kingdom is a marvelous place to be during the holiday season!  Have you visited the Magic Kingdom during the Christmas season? PirateMomPenny enjoys helping others plan their Disney vacations (click to find out how she can help your family) and writing about…

Jingle Cruise all the way!

The Jingle Cruise Expedition (aka The Jungle Cruise) is located in Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom. The homemade Christmas decorations are a fun twist on our favorite tongue in cheek river boat tour.  The skippers spruce up their renamed vessels and…

Need a Rest at Disney’s California Adventure?

When we go to Disney… we go to Disney. Sun up to sun down. But, there are times … yes, I will admit it… that I need to get out of the crowd and re-energize. I truly feel like I…

Quick Tip: Adding those “other” reservations to your My Disney Experience Account / App

Disney describes the My Disney Experience Account / App as an “online and mobile tool that makes it easy to dream, plan and share—at home and on the go.” Your MDE account is where you access your reservation confirmation numbers, plan…

Visiting Walt’s Trains

If you or someone in your family is a train enthusiast, you will find there are many ways to enjoy Walt’s trains while on your Walt Disney World vacation.     First, I recommend you arrive in time for the…