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!  

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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What to pack in your Disney Park Bag

When you are preparing for your day at one of the theme parks at Disney World or Disneyland, you want to make sure you have essentials with you.  Some people don’t like carrying a bag into the Disney parks because they don’t want to go through the bag check line.  Others feel they need to pack everything with them.  I am right in the middle.  There are some days when I go to a park […]

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Disney World Character Meals

Character meals are a lot of fun and always a great way to meet the characters, get autographs and photos and not have to wait in line to meet the characters.  In fact, for most character meals, the characters come to you! Since character dining at Disney World is top on most people’s list of dining options, lets look at the different character dining experiences around Walt Disney World.  Magic Kingdom Be Our Guest – […]

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Disney World Fast Pass+

Walt Disney World’s Fast Pass+ is a virtual reservation system that allows guests or their travel agents to reserve times for select rides and attractions throughout the Disney World theme parks.  When guests arrive at a ride or attraction where they have a Fast Pass+ reservation , they are able to enter the ride through the shorter Fast Pass+ line instead of the usually longer standby or regular line.  For guests staying at Disney World […]

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Animal Kingdom Dining

Even though Animal Kingdom Park does not have a lot of table service dining options, the restaurants that are inside this park are definitely worth visiting. Whether you want to start your day with a character buffet breakfast at Tusker House or have an art-inspired dinner, Animal Kingdom is a great place for a dining reservation.  Tiffins As the sign that guests see at the check-in desk at Tiffins, “Tiffins is a gallery of art […]

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Disney World Dining

When going on a Disney World vacation, choosing the perfect Disney World restaurants for your dining pleasure can sometimes be a big task in just deciding which restaurants are best for your travel plans.  There are so many wonderful restaurants at Disney World that it can sometimes be overwhelming.  Of course, everyone has their favorites and I thought I would do a series of posts about some of the restaurants that we have visited over the […]

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Rivers of Light

Disney announced today that the Rivers of Light nighttime show at Disney World’s Animal Kingdom park will debut on Feb. 17, 2017.  The Rivers of Light show will features live performers, lots of music, amazing water floats and water special effects that will tell a story of the relationship between animals and nature.  One way to guarantee that you will be able to see this new nighttime show is by booking a Rivers of Light […]

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Pandora!

Disney has announced that Pandora – The World of Avatar will open at Disney World’s Animal Kingdom Park on May 27, 2017!   This is very exciting news for anyone wanting to travel to Disney World this summer! From what I have seen, guests will feel like they are right in the middle of Pandora.  There are floating mountains and bioluminescent plants!  There will be two new attractions as well!   The first is the Na’vi […]

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Disney World May 2015 – Day 4!

Animal Kingdom!  Our fourth day we spent the morning at Animal Kingdom. We always like to start our morning off by going on the Kilimanjaro Safari. On our way to the Safari, we stopped for a few photos on the way. It was a great day for the Safari.  The animals were really out and moving around.  We have rode the safari many times and this was the first time we saw the lions moving […]

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