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Caring for Giants – Review

We absolutely love Kilimanjaro Safaris at Animal Kingdom. So, when Disney introduced the Caring for Giants tour, Ryan and I were quite keen to sign up for it as the African elephants are one of our favourite animals to see on the safari. Caring for Giants is a partial behind the scenes tour of the Elephants and how they are cared for at Animal [...]

2019-07-07T15:58:31-04:00By |More Magic, Planning & Tips|

6 Ways to Stay at a Disney Deluxe Resort

Ever since our first trip to Walt Disney World, it was a longtime dream of ours to stay at a Disney deluxe resort. We never thought it would happen because it is so expensive!  A trip to Disney is costly enough, especially with the merciless exchange rate to take into consideration. We are of the school of thought that [...]

2019-04-22T23:49:58-04:00By |Deluxe Resorts, Resorts|

Magic Kingdom After Hours Review

When we booked our January Disney trip almost a year in advance we were excited about two things (other than the obvious excitement of going to Disney World). Firstly, we were excited that we would be there during Epcot’s Festival fo the Arts. Secondly, we were really hoping that Disney would released an After [...]

2019-02-22T23:24:52-04:00By |Planning & Tips|

5 Reasons to Visit Walt Disney World in Summer

One of the most common questions people have in planning a trip to Disney World is when to visit. There isn’t really an easy answer, since it comes down to personal preference and when you are able to travel. Some people want to visit during the holidays, or to experience special events like Mickey’s [...]

2019-02-06T16:13:28-04:00By |Planning & Tips|

A Bay Lake Tower Resort Review

Sitting next-door to Disney’s Contemporary Resort is Disney’s Bay Lake Tower, a Disney Vacation Club resort. When we first started planning our visit, the Contemporary wasn’t at the top of our list of resorts we were anxious to stay at. We thought it might lack the warm, inviting and immersive theming that other deluxe Disney resorts have.   At first glance, Bay Lake [...]

2019-02-02T13:53:31-04:00By |Resorts|

10 Money Saving Tips for Walt Disney World

A vacation to Walt Disney World is not usually an inexpensive one. With more add-on experiences like special events, early morning magic, dessert parties and more, sometimes the cost can grow higher and higher. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t ways to save money while at Disney World. While they may seem little, money saving tips at Walt Disney World can add up to make a significant difference to your vacation [...]

2019-06-25T12:13:55-04:00By |Planning & Tips|

Slinky Dog Dash: A Toy-Sized Overview

The crown jewel of Toy Story Land, Slinky Dog Dash was the attraction all Disney fans were anxiously awaiting, when it opened in June 2018. Alongside our fellow Toy Story enthusiasts, we were very much looking forward to riding this new coaster, but we were trying to keep our expectations in check. This probably wasn’t going [...]

2018-10-28T21:29:08-04:00By |Attractions|

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Guide 2019

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Of course, at Walt Disney World, that also means that Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is about to begin. This signature ticketed-event is held on select nights throughout November and December at the Magic Kingdom and is a definite must-do for all fans of Disney and Christmas - and who isn’t?  No one does this magical [...]

2019-04-08T11:47:40-04:00By |Planning & Tips|

6 Best Places to Eat in Magic Kingdom

Over the years we’ve made an effort to try every restaurant in the Magic Kingdom, branching out with the hope of discovering the best food in the park.  In some cases, we’ve found some truly delicious meals (and snacks), while we’ve also discovered the places we’re okay to skip out on.   After all of our painstaking research [...]

2018-09-19T21:32:09-04:00By |Dining|