Aulani – Activities, Dining and Characters!

For the last post in this series on Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, we will look at some of the activities and dining around the resort.  Aunty’s Beach House When my kids were younger, they did not want to leave Aunty’s Beach House.  There are so many fun activities,  games and arts and crafts to keep them busy and sometimes Disney characters will come by to hang out at Aunty’s Beach House.  The Beach […]

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Aulani – Waikolohe Valley and Beach Area

After you have arrived at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa and have checked in, went to your room, and maybe even unpacked,  it’s time to start exploring!  As I said in my last post about Aulani, this is a resort where you can have fun, but also find plenty of time to rest and relax.   Waikolohe Valley This is the most amazing pool area ever!!  There have been days where my family spends […]

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Aulani – Arrival and Rooms

My family has been lucky enough to visit Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa twice. Once in 2014 and our second visit was in 2017.  I am starting to feel the need to go back!   Aulani is a beautiful resort that brings the beauty, history and spirit of Hawaii together.  Located in Ko Olina, it is on the leeward coast of O’ahu.  It is about a 30-minute drive from the Daniel K. Inouye International […]

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Why I Should Book Your Vacation to a Disney Destination

From time to time, I have friends even family ask me what it is that I do.  Most know that I have a huge obsession with Disney and most of our family vacations center around a Disney destination. I was talking with a parent the other day at one of my kids practices and he knew I did something that centered around Disney, but had no idea that my whole business as a travel planner […]

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Minnie Box Day!!

It’s a Magical Vacations Minnie Box delivery day!  It’s always fun when clients live close by so we can meet and go over all the fun and exciting details of their upcoming trip.  I also love watching them open up their Minnie Box and going through all the magical extras that we put inside.  The clients I met with today are going to have so much fun! I can’t wait to hear about their vacation […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas?

Are you still trying to figure out the perfect Christmas gift for your family?  A trip to Disney World, Disneyland, or a Disney Cruise would make a wonderful present!  As well as the other Disney destinations around the world like Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa in Hawaii or an Adventures by Disney trip. I have had several clients contact me over the past week or so to book Disney vacations for their family’s Christmas present.  They are […]

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Book your 2015 Disney Vacations!

I have some very exciting news!!!  Starting TODAY, you can contact me to book your Disney World, Disneyland and Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa 2015 Resort vacations!! These packages will be valid for arrivals Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2015. Contact me at valerie@magical-vacations.com for more details.  

2015 Disney Vacations!!

Disney released some very exciting news today!!!  They will be releasing the package prices for 2015 on July 30, 2014!  What does this mean??  This means that on July 30, 2014, I can start booking your 2015 vacation to Disney World, Disneyland or Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa in Hawaii!!! These packages will be valid for arrivals Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2015. Contact me at valerie@magical-vacations.com for more information and to book your Disney […]

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Aulani – June 3, 2014 – Day 8!

This was our last morning to spend at Aulani.  We finished packing and getting ready.  I had a client who was ready to book their summer Walt Disney World trip, so I worked on that a little that morning and got their dining booked and all their Fast Pass+ reservations made. Before we knew it, it was time to leave out room.  Our flight wasn’t until 9 p.m., so we had several hours from check […]

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Aulani – June 2, 2014 – Day 7!

This was our last full day at Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa in Oahu.  The kids had wanted to try paddle boarding, so we decided this was going to be the day. We woke up and headed down to the beach to Makiki Joe’s Beach Rentals.  We rented our paddle board and after a quick lesson on how to use it, Michael and the kids took turns with it. When the kids were on the […]

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