Disney Cruise Star Wars Day at Sea 2017

Do you love Star Wars and do you love cruises? Then Disney has the perfect cruise for you. Disney calls it Star Wars Day at Sea and it is returning to the Caribbean in 2017.

What is Star Wars Day at Sea?

Star Wars Day at Sea is a celebration of all things Star Wars and it is only available for select cruise in early 2017. All of those cruises are aboard the Fantasy and are seven night cruises. Continue reading Disney Cruise Star Wars Day at Sea 2017

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New Muppets Show Invades Magic Kingdom

New Muppets Show Invades Magic Kingdom

Are you a fan of the Kermit, Mrs Piggie, and all their muppet friends? Well these is good news for you!  Starting October 2nd Disney will debut a new Muppets show at the Magic Kingdom.

There are not many details on the new show yet but we do know a few things. The new Muppets show is called, “The Muppets Present… Great Moments in American History.” The show will take place in Liberty Square at the Magic Kingdom. Continue reading New Muppets Show Invades Magic Kingdom

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Disney Dining Plan Changing In 2017

Disney Dining Plan Changing In 2017

The Disney Dining Plan can be a controversial subject. Some call it a great value but others call it a rip off. Many people dream of free dining when Disney offers it free as an incentive to book rooms. Whatever you may think of the Disney Dining Plan it is changing in 2017. Continue reading Disney Dining Plan Changing In 2017

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Using Disney’s Magical Express

Disney’s Magical Express

Are you headed to Walt Disney World? Landing at Orlando MCO? Wondering what the cheapest way to get to your resort it? The answer is Disney’s Magical Express. It is not only cheap it is free!

You can only use this service if you are staying at an official Walt Disney World resort and landing at Orlando MCO. Disney does not offer this service to any other airport.

While Disney’s Magical Express is not always the quickest way to get from the MCO airport to you it easy to use. Did I mention it is free? Continue reading Using Disney’s Magical Express

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Disney World Height Requirements

Disney World Height Requirements

Disney World height requirements are something that parents live in fear of. They hate the idea that their little pirate or princess just cannot do everything at Disney World. Unfortunately there are certain attractions that little ones might have to wait a few more years to experience. Continue reading Disney World Height Requirements

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Lights Motors Action Closing

Lights Motors Action Closing

Lights Motors Action Closing will be closing on April 2, 2016. This announcement follows a long list of closures at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in preparation for the Star Wars Land and Toy Story Land expansions. Continue reading Lights Motors Action Closing

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Disney At Christmas: Five Reasons Not To Go

Disney At Christmas

Disney at Christmas sounds like a great idea. And it can be. Walt Disney World goes all out to transform the theme parks and the resorts into a celebration of Christmas. There are Christmas trees, special shows and even a Christmas party. It might even snow on Main Street USA.

But before you decide to do Disney at Christmas here are five things you need to know. Continue reading Disney At Christmas: Five Reasons Not To Go

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Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing?

Is Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing?

The fact that Disney has announced a nearly year long refurbishment has many people asking, ” Is Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing?” While at first the idea seems crazy (Pizza Planet is very popular!) there are some very good reasons to consider it.

First is the fact that it will be closed from January to November. That suggests more than just updating and giving everything a fresh coat of paint. It suggests a complete overhaul. It suggests that the building that houses Pizza Planet today is going to house something totally different come November.

Second is location. Like the real estate agents tell you it is all about location. Pizza Planet is located right next to the Star Tours -The Adventure Continues. That location seems prime to be the center point of the new Star Wars Land and a Toy Story themed Pizza Planet would create a disturbance in the Force.

Speaking of locations Star Wars is not the only new land coming to Hollywood Studios. Toy Story is getting its own land. But where will it go? Disney is in the process of adding a third track to Toy Story Midway Mania which is probably the most popular ride at Hollywood Studios. So the logical place to place Toy Story Land is near the already existing attraction. That attraction, as you can see from the map below, is half-way across the park.

Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing
As you can see Pizza Planet suffers from being in the wrong place at the wrong time.

So maybe Pizza Planet is not closing for good. Maybe it is just moving to a new home. We can hope!

 

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Change Coming To Disney Quick Service Seating?

Change Coming To Disney Quick Service Seating

Disney Quick Service Seating has always been first come first served (with Be Our Guest being the only exception.) Recent tests conducted at some Quick Service locations could indicate that is about to change.

Walt Disney World is the most popular theme park in the world. It should come as no surprise that there are often long lines for the rides. If you try to eat at the normal meal times you will probably find out there are long lines at the quick service restaurants too. After all everyone has to eat right? Continue reading Change Coming To Disney Quick Service Seating?

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