Planning Archive

2021 Disney World Planning Guide

Our Walt Disney World vacation planning guide offers tips, tricks & info on how to save money & time, avoid crowds, where to eat, best rides, and itineraries for Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Animal Kingdom & Hollywood Studios. It’s a great resource whether you’re a first-timer or Annual Passholder, written by Florida locals who visit and

2021 Universal Orlando Planning Guide

If you’re visiting Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure, this 2021 planning guide offers restaurant recommendations, park & ride strategy, plus tips & tricks to help you save money & time, avoid crowds, and more to have the best vacation possible. (Updated February 11, 2021.) Although this is a Disney-centric blog and we’re huge

2021 Disneyland Paris Planning Guide

Taking a trip to France? Our 2021 Disneyland Paris vacation planning guide covers info & tips for visiting, hotel reviews, restaurant recommendations, ride ratings, and theme park itineraries. It’s up-to-date information and advice, with regular revisions from our visits to DLP and Walt Disney Studios Park. (Updated January 17, 2021.) Disneyland Paris and its hotels

2021 Tokyo Disneyland Planning Guide

Our 2021 Tokyo Disneyland & DisneySea vacation planning guide offers info for visiting. We have tips & tricks, where to stay, how long to visit, where to eat, best attractions to do, and more. We also address whether you should visit before or after the Tokyo Summer Olympics…if they’re not cancelled. We spend a ton of

April 2021 at Disney World: Crowd Calendar & Info

Our guide to April 2021 at Walt Disney World offers a free crowd calendar, weeks to visit & avoid, weather, ride refurbishments, and tips for navigating the chaos of Easter and Spring Break. Plus, info for Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, and Hollywood Studios–including Mickey’s & Minnie’s Runaway Railway. If you’re considering a spring visit,

2021 Disneyland Planning Guide

Our 2021 Disneyland and Disney California Adventure vacation planning guide covers Star Wars Rise of Resistance, when to visit to avoid crowds, best restaurants, hotels in Anaheim, saving money on tickets, ride strategy, and tips & tricks. (Updated November 1, 2020.) While the Downtown Disney district is now open, Disneyland Resort’s theme parks and resort

Disney’s Vero Beach Resort Info & Tips

Disney’s Vero Beach Resort is a relaxing Florida beach hotel on the Atlantic Ocean that offers an escape from the crowds and chaos of Walt Disney World. This DVC review features room photos, tips & info from our stay, and recommendations so you can determine if it’s right for you! (Updated June 16, 2020.) For