Treat Yourself to a Nightcap after IllumiNations at Epcot After Hours Wind Down

James James | April 12, 2014

This is a situation I’ve found myself in a couple of times: After claiming the perfect spot for IllumiNations and enjoying Epcot’s spectacular fireworks, I realize that I’m a bit peckish and could go for a bite to eat. However, as I search, I realize that the park is closed and so are Epcot’s best Read More

4 Eggscelent Easter Activites at Walt Disney World

Laura Laura | April 9, 2014

With Easter just over a week away, Walt Disney World is giving guests many ways to celebrate the holiday. We’ve highlighted four of our favorite Easter events and activities, all of which are fun Disney twists on classic Easter traditions. So, where should you hop to get in the Easter spirit? Meet the Easter Bunny Read More

MyMagic+ Now Available for All Walt Disney World Guests.

James James | April 5, 2014

When we visited Walt Disney World last Fall, we were able to take part of a widespread beta test of MyMagic+, Disney’s vision of the next generation theme park experience. MyMagic+ allows guests to pre-book Fastpass+ reservations, pay for meals or souvenirs, add pictures to their Photopass, and more, all through a unified system. The Read More

3 Must-Try World Showcase Treats that Beat the Heat

Laura Laura | April 2, 2014

Our calendars tell us that Spring has officially begun, but we could already tell from the rising temperatures in Orlando. While refreshing treats are essential during any day at Disney World, they’re especially vital to survive the 1.2 mile walk around the World Showcase. Ice cream is healthy for you when it’s hot out, right? Read More

Mark Hamill to make first appearance at Star Wars Weekends.

James James | March 30, 2014

Search your feelings- you know it to be true.

Deal Alert: Get a Free Night at All Star Vacation Homes in Orlando

Guide2WDW Staff Guide2WDW Staff | March 27, 2014

A great time to visit Walt Disney World just got better. If you are visiting Orlando any time from April 26 through May 23, you can get a free night from our friends at All Star Vacation Homes. We’ve stayed at All Star Vacation Homes for many of our Disney World vacations, and the experience Read More

Get your coffee ready: Disney World pulling another all-nighter this May.

James James | March 24, 2014

Are you ready to stay up way past your bedtime? For the third year in a row, the Magic Kingdom will keep its gates open for 24 hours straight. From 6 a.m. May 23 to 6 a.m. May 24, 2014, Magic Kingdom, Disneyland, and Disney California Adventure will invite guests to “rock their Disney side” Read More

New “Sparkling” IllumiNations Dessert Party Debuts at Epcot

Laura Laura | March 21, 2014

Epcot’s nightly fireworks spectacular just got a little sweeter. Following in the footsteps of the popular Wishes Dessert Party at Magic Kingdom, the Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party now gives Epcot guests the chance to indulge in delicious treats from around the world while watching the fireworks from an exclusive viewing area. The party takes place Read More

Avoid Lines at the Magic Kingdom with Small Children

Guide2WDW Staff Guide2WDW Staff | March 18, 2014

You’re at Disney World and excitement is at an all time high! The first thing you want to do is go to the Magic Kingdom and ride all the rides, fill your tummy with ice cream bars, and have a chat with Mickey Mouse. However, as you ride the monorail around the lake, while squished Read More

Top Three Ways to Meet Your Favorite Characters Without A Wait!

Laura Laura | March 15, 2014

From small children to adults, everyone loves meeting their favorite Disney characters during a Walt Disney World vacation. While many people focus on the big E-Ticket attactions, some of the most memorable moments can come from a character interaction. What’s not as much fun is waiting in long lines to meet Mickey, Minnie, Donald. However, Read More