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Help Give Back to Disney Cast & Community

Layoffs and indefinite furloughs at Walt Disney World, other theme parks, and throughout the hospitality industry have had a disproportionate impact on Central Florida. So many have been negatively impacted–either directly or via family & friends who have lost jobs or are nervous about what the future holds. It’s nothing short of heartbreaking. (Updated December

FREE Disney World Christmas eBook!

Our free eBook full of tips & info about Walt Disney World at Christmas is now available for the holiday season. This guide features dozens of photos, suggestions for what to do, and more. Vacation Kingdom at Christmas offers tips for Sunset Season’s Greetings, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, Epcot International Festival of the Holidays, Jingle Bell

Adventures by Disney in Japan (…Group Trip?)

Adventures by Disney’s will be going to Japan for the first time in 2019! We checked out the itinerary, and it looks pretty solid, with visits to Osaka, Nara, Hiroshima, Miyajima, Odawara, and Takayama along with longer stays in Kyoto and Tokyo. The itinerary includes several of our favorite places in each of those locations, a few spots

Tokyo Disneyland 35th Anniversary Merchandise

Tokyo Disneyland’s 35th Anniversary, the Happiest Celebration!, begins April 15, 2018, but the resort has released its slate of merchandise and souvenirs in advance. In this post, we’ll share photos and thoughts on the designs available through the end of the anniversary in March 2019. If you read our relatively-recent “Tokyo Disneyland Merchandise: Awful or

Happy New Year!

For our first post of 2018, we thought we’d drop in for the most riveting type of content: a housekeeping update. Since we like to do a few of these per year to keep regular readers apprised of what’s going on behind the scenes, we thought we’d get one knocked out early this year. It

FREE Money Saving Tips for Walt Disney World eBook!

If you sign up for our email newsletter, you will be notified when your free copy of the eBook is available for download. You’ll also receive a link to download Vacation Kingdom at Christmas (the aforementioned Walt Disney World Christmas eBook) immediately upon confirming your subscription. This free eBook is titled Money Saving Tips for Walt Disney World and as

Disneyland Spring 2017 Update

With the Guardians of the Galaxy – MISSION: Breakout conversion underway, Rivers of America construction nearly complete, construction ongoing for Star Wars Land, and a host of other projects underway, we thought now would be a good time for another Disneyland update. Many of you have asked why we haven’t posted much about Disneyland in