Disney World

This is a great page to bookmark to get the best Disney travel planning advice. Get in depth destination details about what it’s really like to visit Disney World. Each post provides you with the look and feel of really being there. You’ll learn about all the best places to visit with your family. From Epcot to Hollywood Studios and more, everything in the Magic Kingdom is right here for you to learn about before you visit!

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Animal Kingdom Lodge – Kidani Village

On our last family trip to Walt Disney World, we stayed in a 1-bedroom villa at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Kidani Village.  It was amazing! We had a savannah view room and could go out on our balcony at anytime and see animals.  So fun! Definitely a fun and unique experience right at the resort.   Staying at Animal Kingdom Lodge is almost like being on your own African Safari!  Animal Kingdom Lodge is […]

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Disney’s Port Orleans – French Quarter Resort

On the banks of the Sassagoula River, is Disney’s Port Orleans – French Quarter Resort. I recently had the opportunity to stay at this Moderate Level Disney resort and I loved it!  The Mardi Gras theming is amazing!  You feel like you are in the real French Quarter as you walk around the resort.  There are so many details.   Take a look at all the different photos, both around the resort and inside a […]

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What’s Your Favorite Mountain?

The Mountains are calling!  Which one are you going to ride first?  Do you have one that is your favorite?   Space Mountain:  Located in Tomorrowland, Space Mountain takes you on a trip through the cosmos in your own rocket ship.  You will go up and down hills and twist around asteroids in the stars.  Space Mountain is such a classic ride.  It is a dark ride as you travel through space.  It has a […]

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2019 Eat to the Beat Concert Series

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is such a fun event to attend.  This year, the Festival will take place between August 29 – November 23, 2019.  After spending a day exploring Epcot and tasting foods from around the world, you can end your evening listening to one of the many performers who will be at the America Gardens Theater in the World Showcase.  To ensure great seats for the concerts, you can book […]

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My Favorite Things about Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Do you know what happens one month from today?  On August 16, 2019, it will be the first Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party night at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom!!!   I love Halloween at Disney World!  It is so much fun!  It is one of my favorite seasonal events.   Here are a few of my favorite things about Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party… You can dress up!  That’s right.  No matter how […]

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Exciting Fall Promo News!!!

Early this morning, Disney made traveling to Disney World this Fall a little more exciting!!  One very popular offer is back!!  If you have been thinking of a fun, fall vacation at Disney World, contact me at valerie@magical-vacations.com now for details and to get started!!  The offers are limited and won’t last long!!  Remember, my planning services are FREE!  

Disney Visa Cardmember Room Offer!

Disney announced a new summer room offer available to Disney® Visa® cardmembers today. Have you been wishing of staying at the brand-new Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort?  Now’s your chance!  With this offer, you can stay in the new Gran Destino Tower with a water view for just $199 per night, plus tax for stays most nights from July 15 – September 28, 2019.   Disney® Visa® cardmembers can also take advantage […]

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2019 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

The second installment of celebrating a Disney Christmas in July is about Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party! Like Epcot’s Candlelight Processional (which I wrote about earlier), this is another fun, magical and special event that takes place during the holiday season at Disney World. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is a separate ticketed event that takes place on select nights in November and December at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom park. It is a perfect way […]

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2019 Epcot Candlelight Processional

Since I’ve been posting some Christmas in July photos on Instagram and Facebook, I wanted to take the time to talk about special events that you can enjoy when you book your Disney vacation during the holiday season. The 2019 Epcot International Festival of the Holidays – Candlelight Processional is a truly amazing way to experience the biblical tale of the savior born in Bethlehem. Celebrity narrators stand with a 50-pieced orchestra and massed choir […]

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It’s Raining, Now What?

No one ever wants to look at the weather forecast and see rainy days while they are on vacation at Disney World. However, when this happens, know that your day is not ruined. First, if you see rain in the forecast, the chance of it being an all-day rain is slim. In the summer, it isn’t a typical day unless it rains in the afternoon. The typical summer storm usually lasts for a short period […]

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