Tag Archives: Disney Resorts

Pixar Play Zone Opens at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

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

5 Activities To Do Outside the Parks

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

A Look Inside Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge with Imagineer Mitch Miorelli

  From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Amanda Adler   Copper Creek Villas & Cabins, the newest Disney Vacation Club Resort, is scheduled to open at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge on July 17 (not offered in all states). This rustically elegant vacation getaway, which is currently under construction, will offer a variety of accommodation types all themed to the Pacific Northwest, using natural eleme

Take a Closer Look at the Beautiful Gingerbread House at Disney’s Grand Floridian!

One of the best parts about Christmas time at Disney World, is exploring the various resorts and checking out their beautiful Christmas decorations. The Grand Floridian not only has a larger than life Christmas tree, but an amazing gingerbread house that gets a lot of attention from guests. The day before Thanksgiving, we went to the Grand Floridian to look around, and got this close up video of the lovely ginger

Sheraton Vistana Resort Villas ~ A Fabulous Disney Good Neighbor Hotel

Often times, we have readers ask our opinion regarding hotels and resorts that are near Walt Disney World, but not necessarily right on Disney property. Well, we have an excellent suggestion for those Disney-goers! The Sheraton Vistana Resort is right on the other side of Disney Springs, and is absolutely lovely. The resort is less than 5 minutes from Disney World, and is a Disney Good Neighbor Hotel. We had the o

In Search of the (Sometimes!) Elusive Towel Animals

Here’s a guest blog all the way from the UK, courtesy of Claire Adams! Enjoy! My husband and I are due to fly out to Florida from the UK in a little less than two weeks. Aside from the extensive planning I always do (obsessively, some might say) we’ve now started with the ‘what are we looking forward to most’ discussions that take place about ten times a day. One of the things I absolutely love about s

Corey’s Top Ten Disney Cupcakes!

  As we all know, food at Disney is an attraction all by itself. What trip is complete without splurging at a buffet table or gnawing on a turkey leg? I’ve previously talked about Disney snacks in general. This week is all about “My Top 10 Cupcakes in WDW.   The Butterfinger Cupcake – Holy Moly! If I had to imagine what the tears of a Unicorn tasted like, it would be a Butterfinger cup