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The Benefits of Doing Online Check-In Ahead of Time

August 6, 2020
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Online check-in has been around for awhile now. Of course, not having to walk into the lobby with your luggage in hand saves you time that could be used getting your vacation started. But, there’s other benefits to online check-in. Basics of Online Check-in Online check-in can be done either on the My Disney Experience App or on the computer. Your online check-in window opens 60 days prior…

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Disney Vacation Planning For Beginners – Part 1

December 10, 2019
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Planning your very first disney vacation is an exciting and overwhelming experience. The reason I remember it so well is because I spent so long in this stage. I was so excited at the thought of going on a Disney vacation, but too scared to actually book it. I didn’t know what I was doing I was so worried about doing something wrong and spending more than I…

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4 Easy Tips For Tipping Mousekeeping Staff At Disney Resorts

August 6, 2019
stuffed animals on the bed at Pop Century

Mousekeeping, the affectionate name for housekeepers employed by Disney, are possibly one of the most overlooked Cast Members on property. Don’t get me wrong…there are plenty of amazing Cast Members. But sadly, many Guests just think of them as the people who change their sheets and towels each day. Perhaps I see it more because I have kids. But, there’s something special about going back to your room…

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The Most Conveniently Located Resorts In Walt Disney World

January 24, 2019

Guests choose which Resorts they want to stay at for a number of reasons. Most of the time the price of the room is the number one reason Guests choose one Resort over another. But, that isn’t always the case. Sometimes, convenience to the places you will be spending the majority of your time makes the most sense. A few miles may not seem like a big deal…

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