Resort Stays

Disney’s Magical Express

  Did you know that your Disney vacation begins when you check your luggage at your hometown airport?  That’s right; never lift that suitcase again until you are headed home!  Let me explain! Disney offers a complimentary roundtrip transportation and luggage…

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

  The newest Disney Resort – Disney’s Art of Animation Resort opened in 2013.  This value resort is designed for the larger families, each suite can have up to 6 guests.  There are almost 2,000 suites designed with a few…

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort is a moderate resort with 2,112 rooms in 33 buildings. 6 beautifully designed villages named after various islands ( Barbados, Martinique, Aruba, Jamaica, Trinidad North, and Trinidad South) surround a 45 acre lake, Barefoot Bay. When…

Disney’s Boardwalk Inn

Come step back in time with me, let’s travel to Disney’s Boardwalk Inn. The “Boardwalk” is a deluxe resort and within walking distance to not just EPCOT (5 minutes) but, Hollywood Studios (15 to 20 minutes on foot) too! Across…

Off-Site Disney Resorts Save Money and Are Beautiful at Clarion Inn

Clarion Inn in Lake Buena Vista

A lot of people who travel to Disney World chose to stay on-site, due to it’s many perks and proximity to the Parks.  But for some people, staying in a Disney hotel, no matter how appealing, was just not an…

Ask the Disney Moms! When is the best time to go and the best place to stay?

Ask The Disney Moms: Nicole asks: Hi! I am planning our 1st Disney World trip either September 2013 or May 2014. As per the panel, what time would be the best? We are a family of 4 – 2 adults,…

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter

Jazz music is in the air!  There are a few gators playing instruments on your way  the pool, but no worries these guys are friendly!  Oh, watch out!  There’s a sea monster!  Wait, that’s the slide into the pool! Welcome…

Taking Newbies to Disney World

On two occasions, so far, we’ve had the pleasure of taking newbies, or adults who haven’t been since they were a child, and their kids, to Disney…oh what fun you can have!  First comes the planning.  On our last trip,…

My favorite Walt Disney World Memories

When it comes to Walt Disney World, the thing that really impresses upon me the most is the memories that my family creates each and every trip.  I wanted to take the time this month to share with you the…

Off Property Options – Windsor Hills

A few years ago, I needed to find a place for my husband, our son, and my parents to all stay.  Or, look at the possibility of multiple rooms.  With our plan of running the Walt Disney World Half Marathon,…