Tag Archives: Disney Resorts

General Sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort are Now Open, Plus Introductory Offer on Membership

General Sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort are Now Open, Plus Introductory Offer on Membership 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Yolanda Cade If you’ve been dreaming of relaxing à la Mediterranean Riviera, today is the day you’ve been waiting for! General sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort, the newest Disney Vacation Club Resort projected to open December 2019, are now open. Plus, you can save with a new special offer on Membership. With its castles and colorful, fairy-tale villages, Europe h Continue Reading

Fishing at Fort Wilderness

Fishing at Fort Wilderness 2 We are all well aware of all the fun things that you can do inside the parks at Walt Disney World, but did you know about all the exciting things you can do at the resorts?  Recently my family stayed at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campgrounds and participated in some new and fun activities that we never thought about doing at Walt Disney World, so I wanted to share one of them with you. Did you know you could go Continue Reading

Sneak Peek of Art Coming to Disney’s Riviera Resort

Sneak Peek of Art Coming to Disney’s Riviera Resort 8 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jessica Quinn On his extended tours of Europe, Walt fell in love with European art, architecture, food and, of course, stories. And now we’re so excited to share that the art in Disney’s Riviera Resort will reflect a European theme with a Disney twist! We’ve been talking about these awesome unique, Disney touches for the past few months and today we get to share wit Continue Reading

The Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground

The Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground 9 My family’s go to Staycation spot in Walt Disney World is the Cabins at Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground.  Why you ask? Because when we step into Fort Wilderness we immediately relax and escape the hustle and bustle of life.  Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground is quiet, filled with wildlife, and for our family filled with outdoor fun. I will preface this by saying, I am not a camper.  This is the Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Wilderness Lodge

Holiday Decor at Wilderness Lodge 19 One of my favorite things to do during the holidays is to head over to the different resorts and check out the holiday decor.  Wilderness Lodge has one of the most beautiful Christmas trees.  It is just so grand and the atmosphere of the resort just makes you feel like you are somewhere up North. Sometimes you can park at the resort and let them know that you are just coming to look at the holiday decor, but when Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

Holiday Decor at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa 26 As I’ve said before, one of my favorite things to do during the holidays at Walt Disney World is to resort hop to see all the beautiful holiday decorations.  Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is one of my favorites. Stepping into the resort, it’s absolutely stunning. So elegant.  When you walk in you see the grand Christmas tree front and center in the main lobby. The Victorian style tre Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Holiday Decor at Disney's Contemporary Resort 39 This past weekend we hopped on the monorail to visit some of the resorts and check out the holiday decor.  Sometimes people are looking for something cheap and fun to do while visiting Walt Disney World.  Visiting the resorts to see the holiday decor is a top on my family’s list.  Yes we are local, but when family comes to visit and they aren’t quite into the parks as much as we are, visiting the res Continue Reading

Swan & Dolphin Resort Tower – Update

Swan & Dolphin Resort Tower - Update 47 Earlier this year we reported an expected expansion at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Now we have more details about the planned third tower. Currently, the resort has 2,270 guest rooms, numerous restaurants, a spa, and 331,000 of meeting space. The new tower, set to be built on the current tennis courts next to the Swan, will add 349 guest rooms on 14 stories and meeting space of more than 2 Continue Reading

Digital Key Feature in My Disney Experience App Expands to Additional Disney Resort Hotels

Digital Key Feature in My Disney Experience App Expands to Additional Disney Resort Hotels 49 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Avery Maehrer Over the last several months, we have been hearing great feedback from guests using the many recently launched vacation tools in the My Disney Experience app – from shopping for merchandise and mobile ordering food to checking into your hotel on the go and viewing bus times to the parks. One of these exciting new features is that the app can now turn your Continue Reading

Pixar Play Zone Opens at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Pixar Play Zone Opens at Disney’s Contemporary Resort 51 Re-post for those who missed it! ~M We were at the media preview for the all new Pixar Play Zone yesterday, before its grand opening at the Contemporary Resort! I was able to get more information on this, courtesy of Tony at Disney Parks. Check out my video below then read more about this fun new area from the Disney Parks Blog. It looks like it’s going to be a great time for the kids! Enjoy! ~Michele From t Continue Reading

5 Activities To Do Outside the Parks

5 Activities To Do Outside the Parks 52 Repost By Guest Blogger Traci Taylor Have you ever wondered what you could do on the days you might not have a park ticket?  How about a day of swimming and wandering around your hotel?  Here are 5 things that you can do if you just don’t want to spend the money on one more day at the theme parks. 1.  View the Electrical Water Pageant – No this isn’t the Main Street Electrical Parade, but it was inspired Continue Reading