The Backside of…….the Menu, A Skipper Canteen Review

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Ever wonder what happens to the Jungle Cruise Skippers who can’t drive a boat? They end up working as servers at the Jungle Navigation Co. Ltd. Skipper Canteen! This Adventureland restaurant has great theming and unique food choices. The staff are “Skippers” who will crack jokes in the familiar style of the Jungle Cruise ride. […]

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Epcot’s Inaugural International Festival of the Arts

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Epcot thrives on festivals, and this new celebration of creativity is no exception! The event runs weekends from January 13th to February 20th. Art is showcased through Visual, Culinary, and Performance Art. I suggest you start your festival day by grabbing a free Festival Passport. The passport includes a times guide of all activities and […]

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Driving Solo: A Parent Free Disney Road Trip Guide

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The road trip…. a classic family experience.  Growing up, it’s almost mindless. You hop in and enjoy the journey, but there are many aspects you may not have considered. Driving to Walt Disney World is a great option for your first solo road trip.  It’s not difficult, but there are many things that can help […]

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Top Five Walt Disney World Experiences Opening this Summer

Disney's Animal Kingdom's iconic Tree of Life will undergo extraordinary ÒawakeningsÓ throughout each evening as the animal spirits are brought to life by magical fireflies that reveal colorful stories of wonder and enchantment. Projections of nature scenes take on a magical quality as they appear to dramatically emanate from within the Tree of Life. (David Roark, photographer)

On April 20th, Walt Disney World held a media event announcing more details about the new experiences coming this summer and beyond.  This summer will see a lot of cool things happening, and I’m listing my top five!  I’ll be in Orlando all summer, so I can’t wait to check these out!   5. Disney […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip to Walt Disney World, the Finale

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Hello again Mouseteens!  Today, in the last part of my Senior Trip planning series we will cover planning your days in Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom and provide a little recap of our journey together.   Disney’s Hollywood Studios:  Originally a working television and movie studio, this park’s tagline is “The Hollywood that […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip to Walt Disney World, Planning Your Park Days

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Hello MouseTeens!  Today we continue planning our amazing Senior Trip to Walt Disney World by sharing with you some helpful information for planning your days in the Parks. In this post I’ll cover the Magic Kingdom and Epcot. How to plan your days in the parks: I put two example trips below.  One is a […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip, Deluxe Resorts

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Hello again MouseTeens! Previously we covered Disney’s Value and Moderate Resorts as great options for your Senior Trip.  Today we throw budget out the window and dream big by showing you Disney’s Deluxe Resorts as another option! Magic Kingdom Deluxe Resorts These resorts surround Seven Seas Lagoon and Bay Lake. They are on the monorail […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip, Moderate Resorts

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Welcome back! Previously I covered the Value Resorts as a great option for your Senior Trip and today it’s all about the Moderates! Moderate Resorts– These resorts are  the mid-priced of the Disney resorts. Instead of the giant icons and themes of the Values it’s more based on a geographical area such as the Caribbean. […]

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How to Plan your Senior Trip, Value Resorts

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Welcome to the next installment in our series dedicated to helping you choose the perfect place to stay on your Senior Trip! I strongly urge people taking a senior trip to stay on Disney property. The value resorts offer a great bang for your buck. They are clean, have fun themes, free buses to the […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip to Walt Disney World, Part 2, Travel

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In my last post I began to show you why Walt Disney World is the perfect spot for your Senior Trip and how to choose the best time to visit. If you missed it you can find it here. In this installment I’m going to show you…….. How to get to the most magical place […]

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