Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel

Were you aware that there are non-Disney owned hotels located on Walt Disney World property? The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin resorts are located within the Epcot resort area and are incredibly convenient to the parks. As part of the Marriott Bonvoy program, these hotels are a great option if you are looking toContinue reading “Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel”

Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts

Throughout the year, Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center features many festivals. The first festival of the year is the International Festival of the Arts. In 2022, from January 14 – February 21st, you can immerse yourself in culinary, performing and visual arts when visiting Epcot Center. This festival will definitely bring the arts to yourContinue reading “Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts”

Disney’s Genie+ and Lightning Lane

Updated 10/11/22 to reflect the new variable pricing for Genie+ Things are always changing at Walt Disney World and all changes come with their pros and cons and some people may love the change and some may hate the change. In October 2021, a new skip the line program called Disney’s Genie + and LightningContinue reading “Disney’s Genie+ and Lightning Lane”

runDisney Is Back!

After almost two years, runDisney is back with in-person races! February 20-23, 2020 runDisney Princess Half Marathon weekend took place. The weekend started off with frigidly cold temperatures and wind (48 degrees in Florida feels way colder than 48 degrees in Boston!) and a migraine coming on while I was in my beloved Epcot. ButContinue reading “runDisney Is Back!”

The World’s Most Magical Celebration

50 Years ago on October 1, 1971, Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom in Orlando Florida opened! Can you believe this magical place has been open for 50 years? What started as a dream of Walt Disney who wanted a place that both young and old could enjoy together as a family has turned into oneContinue reading “The World’s Most Magical Celebration”

For The First Time In Forever Disneyland Reopens It’s Gates

It all started with a mouse named Mickey Mouse that animator Walt Disney created back in 1928. Years later he dreamed of a place that families could go where parents and children alike would enjoy themselves. On July 17, 1955, this dream became a reality when Disneyland opened in Anaheim, California. Since then Disneyland hasContinue reading “For The First Time In Forever Disneyland Reopens It’s Gates”

Spring into Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival

Updated February 2022 Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center holds multiple festivals throughout the year and the most beautiful festival of them all is the International Flower and Garden Festival. This festival is held each spring and is the perfect way to get in the spring spirit! Even if you are not a big Disney fan,Continue reading “Spring into Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival”

Tips for Visiting Walt Disney World During a Pandemic

Updated May 16, 2021 After spending a year at home alone with the exception of a couple of road trips a couple of hours away, I finally got the courage to get on a plane and head south to Florida to celebrate my birthday at Walt Disney World. Now why would someone who’s been extraContinue reading “Tips for Visiting Walt Disney World During a Pandemic”