Live & Learn

Great White Egret at WDWHave you ever been so sure of something that you not only didn’t think to question it, but you acted on it with complete conviction, like belting the lyrics to that song you thought you knew for Karaoke Night? For us, it was the identification of a bird that turned into something far bigger.

Let’s go back in time, shall we? Far, far back to our very first ever visit to Walt Disney World… Read More…

Epcots Gran Fiesta Tour Starring the Three CabalerosWith the rumor circling ’round Epcot that our beloved Gran Fiesta Tour Starring the Three Cabaleros is slated to be replaced by a Coco-themed attraction (which we’re not against), we were darn well going to enjoy our sentimental favorite as many times as we possibly could. So of course, for all our WDW trips and visits to Epcot, this was the very first time we encountered an actual line for the attraction! Usually, we walk right on, and sometimes, we’ve even gotten to stay on. But not this time. This time, we were going to have to wait for it, and wait we did. It was a first, but what’s a little wait time in the name love? Read More…

This letter comes from the heart, from a couple who first resisted you and then came to love you. At first, your being a transportation hub—and a big convention draw—put us off. But gradually, we began appreciating the merits of having the monorail only an elevator ride away, and eventually, the energy of being at a “hub” hotel became an exciting prospect and we committed.

The instant we walked into our room that very first time, the views of the Magic Kingdom and the iconic Grand Floridian across the bay had us at “Hello.” And then, later that night, being able to experience the fireworks spectacular from our balcony, with the in-room Disney channel broadcasting the audio, was the show-stopping deciding factor that had us swooning over you until our next visit when you’d meet all our hopes and expectations all over again. Read More…

Best Seat in the House

Ride, show or restaurant, you have more control over where you sit than you may realize