Two Great Universal Orlando Packages to Save you Some $$

Universal Orlando has two great packages available – book through mid-December for travel through the end of the year. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Package: Universal On-Site Resort Package:  Janice Brady is a certified Disney Travel Specialist and works as an independent Travel Agent for Destinations to Explore Travel (also known as Destinations in […]


DisneyQuest at Downtown Disney to Close to Make Room for the NBA Experience

As I reported in early June, NBA AND DISNEY JOIN FORCES TO CREATE NEW GUEST EXPERIENCE – Disney joined forces with the NBA to bring an entirely new guest experience to Disney Springs. Disney announced today that DisneyQuest® at Downtown Disney will close next year to make way for the NBA Experience. The 100,000-square-foot indoor entertainment center […]


Disney Announces Changes to Hollywood Studios

Disney announced today that the Magic of Animation building at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be closing on July 12. Character meet & greets that take place in the building will be relocated. The building also houses the popular Animation Academy where guests can learn how to draw some of their favorite Disney characters. No word […]


MagicBand Keepers Available Starting Today

A new accessory was released today, known as the MagicBand Keeper. The MagicBand Keeper is an over-sized stuffed accessory currently in the form of a Mickey hand or a Minnie bow, and are for sale for anyone who doesn’t like to or can’t wear a MagicBand. The accessory will be great for those with disabilities, […]


WDW – 4th of July Schedule of Fireworks

If you’re visiting Walt Disney World Resort for the 4th of July, here are some highlights of the special entertainment planned for that day: Magic Kingdom Park – “Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” rockets into the air above Cinderella Castle. This special, fireworks spectacular will be presented two nights […]


Updated News from Around WDW Including Closings and Refurbishments

Walt Disney World Theme Parks Magic Kingdom Park Reminder! Adjusted Times for Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It!: Due to refurbishment work on Main Street, U.S.A., Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It! will be presented at 12:30 and 5:40 p.m. on June 29, 2015. Reminder! Splash Mountain Now Open During Extra Magic Hours: Splash Mountain will be open […]