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When You Wish Upon a Star, and It Lands on Your Head

The best advice I can share with fellow Disney vacationers is to understand that expectations are high (as they should be for such an investment), but even Disney can disappoint. Outside factors (those beyond Imagineer, cast member and even Mickey himself’s control) will interfere with your memory-making. I have grouped these interruptions into three categories: When You Wish Upon a Star, and It Lands on Your Head



Sick at Disney

You’ve made it to Orlando and are having a blast at Disney, then it happens.  You get sick!  Now what do you do?  Your family physician and local pharmacy are miles away, and if you took Magical Express you don’t have a car!  This is a disaster right?  Wrong!  Disney thinks of everything, including what Sick at Disney



The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part Two

Part One of the history of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort can be found by clicking this link: The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part One DVC Construction Image: Google Maps The Urban Design Group was also responsible for the design of the Villas at the Wilderness Lodge (now Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge). The The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part Two





6 Mistakes Families Make at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park

1) They don’t go The first mistake families make is not going to Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park at all. Animal Kingdom offers some great experiences, including one of the most popular roller coasters at Disney World, Expedition Everest, and two of the best shows on property (Festival of the Lion King and Finding Nemo are awesome!). I have 6 Mistakes Families Make at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park



Going to Disney World? 5 Ways to Build Excitement for Your Trip with Your Smallest Mouseketeers!

The mere mention of an impending trip to Disney World is enough to send most children into an uncontainable excitement and the household into a frenzy. They may have been already, so they know they are returning to a magical place where they get to meet their favourite Characters or go on exciting rides. However, Going to Disney World? 5 Ways to Build Excitement for Your Trip with Your Smallest Mouseketeers!



Walt Disney World Character Meet-And-Greet: Character Dining in the Parks

In our Walt Disney World character series, we have talked about The Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s the Animal Kingdom. These are four really great places to meet the characters you grew up with. The issue is you have to travel between them, wait in multiple lines and plan your day around Walt Disney World Character Meet-And-Greet: Character Dining in the Parks