Tom Bricker Archive

“Sweet Spot” for Genie+ at Disney World

Depending on when you’re visiting Walt Disney World, you might be wondering if Genie+ is “worth it” during your vacation. When crowds are low, it’s possible Lightning Lanes won’t save much time. Conversely, during peak season when attendance is higher, selections might “sell out” or return times might be too late. This post discusses when

Top 10 Toilets at Disney World

This post covers the top toilets at Walt Disney World. This list is a combination of great hidden away locations, top-notch restrooms, and a couple of bathrooms that make the list because they’re flat out bizarre. Picking a favorite restroom is like choosing a favorite child, but it’s also important to do. (Updated December 3,

Is Star Wars Land’s $200+ Lightsaber Worth It?

Savi’s Workshop – Handbuilt Lightsabers is one of the most popular things in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. This review offers photos & video from this build-your-own lightsaber shop, reservation details, spoiler-free info, and whether it’s worth the $200+. (Updated December 5, 2021.) Savi’s Workshop is an unassuming storefront located in

Disney Packing List Tips & Tricks

Wondering what to pack for Walt Disney World? This ultimate packing guide includes a checklist, things for your backpack, and 50+ unique items that’ll help you save money, stay comfortable in Florida’s weather, and improve your vacation. (Updated December 2, 2021.) The first part of this Disney packing list highlights the less-obvious items–things you never