Magic Kingdom Dining

A visit to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom is always a very exciting and magical experience.  While exploring the park, finding good places to eat is also a must!  Here are a few ideas of places to make dining reservations on your next visit to the Magic Kingdom…. Be Our Guest From the moment you walk up to this restaurant, it makes you feel like you are right in the middle of the Beast’s castle from Beauty […]

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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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Disney World and Older Kids

We started going to Disney World when my kids were 3 years old.  They are now almost 13 and the way we travel around Disney World has definitely changed.  Some people think that Disney World is only for families with young kids and once their kids are older, that they need to start looking for new vacation destinations…that there isn’t enough to keep a tween or teen occupied.  But, there is so much tweens and […]

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Disney World May 2015 – Day 6!

Since we had went to Blizzard Beach already, we decided to give Typhoon Lagoon a try.  It was supposed to be rainy on this day, so we knew we needed to get up and go early.  We did have some issues getting to Typhoon Lagoon. You have to take a Downtown Disney bus to get to Typhoon Lagoon.  The bus we got on said Downtown Disney/Typhoon Lagoon.  We even asked the bus driver to make […]

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Disney World May 2015 – Day 3!

Our third day at Disney World was Zachary and Taylor’s actual birthday! For the whole trip, they picked which restaurants we would get reservations for and specifically said on this day they wanted to have their birthday dinner at Be Our Guest!  So, we spent most of our day at Magic Kingdom. Because of our Fast Pass+ Reservations, we were able to sleep in a little before we went to the park.  The kids also […]

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Disney World May 2015 – Day 1!

I know it has been way too long since I have updated this blog, but sometimes life gets busy and then I just got out of the habit.  Hopefully, I will start to do better 🙂 This past May 2015, we took the kids to Disney World to celebrate their birthday.  This was a first for us.  We had never been there for a birthday celebration, so it was a lot of fun to see […]

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Don’t let these offers slip away!

  If you have been thinking about going to Disney World in early 2015, there are a few offers that you can take advantage of now! To use these offers, you must book between now and Dec. 29, 2014. Here are a few of the details: Disney’s Play, Stay, Dine and Save at Walt Disney World Resort: • Save up to $600* on a 5-night/6-day Walt Disney Travel Company room, ticket and dining plan package […]

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Pirates and Pals Fireworks Cruise

During our last trip to Disney World, we decided to take to the high seas and go on the Pirates and Pals Fireworks Cruise! It was so much fun!  What an amazing way to view Wishes, the fireworks show at the Magic Kingdom. We met the rest of our cruise mates and our pirate captains at The Contemporary Resort.  We arrived a little early and checked in at the Pirates and Pals Fireworks Cruise podium. […]

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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.  

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Disney World at Christmastime is very magical.  Every park and every resort have special decorations and the holiday spirit is everywhere! One way you can really get into the Christmas spirit at Disney World is by going to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.  This is a special ticket event that is located at The Magic Kingdom. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is on select nights throughout the holiday season.  It is such a fun, magical party. […]

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