Author: SmallWorldTouring

Name and Details Revealed For New Lounge At Grand Floridian

Enchanted Rose is the name of the new lounge taking over for Mizner’s Lounge at The Grand Floridian. Located on the second floor of the lobby the lounge will be themed to four unique spaces inspired by the film Beauty and the Beast. The inspired spaces are: The lounge – featuring a chandelier model after

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More Character Buses Revealed At Walt Disney World Resort

Back in July Disney revealed new buses showcasing Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy and Pluto. Adding to the fleet will be new buses based on animated favorites. This includes Monsters, Inc., The Lion King, Moana, Frozen and more! These new buses feature an updated interior as well as USB ports at some of the seats!

Single Day At The Magic Kingdom

In the spirit of touring tips we wanted to look at a single day plan for each of the four parks. We tend to do a lot of weekend trips where we have to fit as much as we can into a single day to feel as though we truly received the cost benefit. I

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First Look: Haunted Mansion Holiday 50th Anniversary Gingerbread House

Continuing the celebration of The Haunted Mansion, Disney has released images of the new gingerbread house honoring the occasion. Each year The Haunted Mansion in Disneyland is transformed with a Nightmare Before Christmas overlay. Part of this overlay is a handmade gingerbread house on display in the ballroom scene. This years house is dedicated to

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Utilizing Resort Airline Check-In

One of the greatest perks, beyond the theme park extras, of staying at a Walt Disney World Resort is the airline check-in service. This service allows you to enjoy your vacation up until the very last moment. It also helps reduce the stress of traveling. What is Airline Check-In? Guests staying at certain Disney resorts

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Spending A Day Without FastPasses

So you found yourself inside one of Disney’s parks and you don’t have a single FastPass for the day. For whatever reason; last second trip, haven’t read the Planning Your First Trip section or you just like to relax in the parks. There are tons of things still do even if you don’t have any

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Best Attraction Seats

Let’s be honest, not all attraction seats are created equal. There are some that are far superior to others. The casual guest may not even realize this! So I thought it would be fun, and helpful, to run through what some of the best attraction seats are! Soarin’ Around The World You all knew where

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Single Day At Epcot

Today we are continuing our series of how to get the most of a park in just a single day. Previously we visited Magic Kingdom park, today, as you guessed it, we will be exploring Epcot. Epcot is such a huge park, with so many nooks and crannies that even if you had two days

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Top Five Packing Tips for the Serious Planner

While packing can be a nightmare for some (raises hand), I’ve compiled my best tips for packing and being prepared.  It can be fun to prepare in advance and save you loads of time once you’re at the parks. Try Out Your Clothes We’ve all been there.  Along with your trip countdown, you’re also counting

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Top 5 Character Meals

Character meals are a dining experience where your favorite Disney characters will come around to each table while dining to take pictures and sign autographs. Today we’re going to look at the Top 5 Character Meals across property. Buffets, in general, at Disney World are expensive, but the benefit of not need to use a

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