Genie & Lightning Lanes Archive

My Afternoon at Epcot Using Genie+

This Walt Disney World park report walks you through my step-by-step afternoon and evening at Epcot using the new Genie+ service. It features what I accomplished via virtual queue, standby, and Lightning Lanes, and thoughts at the end about whether Genie+ is worth the money during a half-day at Epcot. The new Genie+ line-skipping service

My Morning at Animal Kingdom Using Genie+

This Walt Disney World park report walks you through my step-by-step morning at Animal Kingdom using the new Genie+ service. It features Lightning Lane selections & return times, what I accomplished with paid FastPass, and thoughts at the end about whether Genie+ is worth the money at Animal Kingdom. The new Genie+ line-skipping service is

Genie+ Buyer Beware: Actual v. Posted Wait Times

Actual versus posted wait times for rides at Walt Disney World has been an “issue” for years. Many fans have reported significant disparities during their days in Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom–and wondering why inaccuracies persist despite this being a known “problem.” Lightning Lanes have added a new wrinkle to this conversation