Disney World Character Cavalcades: Where and How to Find Them

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With physical distancing in full force at Walt Disney World, character interactions have been put on hold for this year. But, you can still see your favorite characters in the parks with mini parades, aka, Character Cavalcades. Here’s the scoop on where to find them, which characters you’ll see, and hints for making sure you see them.  Last week, I hit the Disney World reopening and it really was a special time in the parks. Yes, there’s a new normal including the mask wearing policy, but if it let’s me…

Complete Guide to Disney World Mask Policy: Your Top Questions Answered

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It won’t be the first time I’ve written that face masks at Disney World do change the way you tour the theme parks, but that doesn’t have to be a bad thing, necessarily. And, as long as you play it safe, you’re keeping those around you safe – something I have not problem with. But, with the frequent updates and new information, I’m sure you have questions (so do I). So, what qualifies as a mask at Walt Disney World, which ones are the most comfortable, and what happens if…

15 Important Things to Know about Disney World Reopening

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It’s been nearly four months since Walt Disney World closed its gates for guests of its theme parks and folks in the Orlando & Central Florida areas. This week, Disney World reopening is making folks planning their Disney vacations wonder what’s changed and how the parks are keeping folks protected. From safety measures to queuing up for rides to restaurants and well being, here’s everything you need to know about Disney World reopening.  1. Disneyland VS. Walt Disney World Reopening Dates Recently, Disneyland had announced that it had backed up…

Should I Visit Disney World this Year?

Should I go to Disney World this year?

The past few days, I’ve been in the Disney World parks since they officially reopened and have learned a ton about their dynamics. Have things in the parks changed? Yes, there’s a new Disney normal. Are the parks crowded? But, apart from these questions, the real question is, “Should I visit Disney World this year?” Here’s how to decide.  1. Would This Year’s Visit Be Your First Visit to Walt Disney World?   If this year was going to be your family’s first trip to Walt Disney World, my answer…

10 More Things to Buy for Your Disney World Park Bag in 2020

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With the changes to our world this year, it’s expected to have plenty of changes to our Walt Disney World vacation as well. And when it comes to your Disney park bag, you’ll need to tweak what you normally pack. So, what exactly do you need to add to your park bag? From extras to things you many not have thought of, here are 10 more things to buy for your Disney park bag in 2020 (and 2021)! When it comes to things to buy for Disney World, the list…

DIY Wire Mickey Ears with Crown: Super Easy and Affordable

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Making DIY Mickey ears might look difficult but they’re actually pretty easy, happily. And, since you’re making them, you can create unique Mickey ears by changing the theme and color story. Here’s an easy, step-by-step guide to making DIY wire Mickey ears with crown (and without) plus helpful tips to save time and money.  Not gonna lie, I’ve had plenty of time on my hands lately. And another truth: I miss Walt Disney World so much. I miss the ambiance, the smell of food, and I miss buying Mickey ears.…

Important Things to Know about Walt Disney World Reopening 2020

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Today is a big day, Disney fans! Walt Disney World has announced not only opening dates for its theme parks, but the guidelines that need to be followed to help keep us safe. From what to expect when you’re in the parks to ticketing and lodging (and, of course, masks) here are the most important things to know about Disney World reopening 2020.    When Is Disney World Reopening 2020?   Disney Springs opened this month on May 20th and, so far, so good. Guests are required to maintain a…

Arriving at Disney World Before Check-In Time: Fun Things to Do

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There have been plenty of instances where we’ve arrived at Walt Disney World before the official resort time of 3pm and we’ve had a very successful on-property first day. From dining to shopping to making the most of your resort, here are 9 fun suggestions for arriving at Disney World before check-in time. When it comes to Disney World Resorts we’ve checked in everywhere from 7am to 7pm. In general, if I’m on property at 7am, I’m taking my family to the parks for rope drop (my favorite time of…

Disney World Virtual Tour 2020: Walt Disney World Ride POVs for Every Ride in All 4 Parks

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If you’re missing Walt Disney World like I tend to do at least once a week, you’re looking to get your much-needed fill of the the parks. For me, I like to look at front row POV (point of view) videos that really let me feel like I’m on the rides. So, I started compiling a link list to create my Disney World virtual tour 2020 fusing Disney ride POVs from my favorite YouTubers and thought I’d share them with you so you have them all in one place. And…