MEARS Connect vs. The Sunshine Flyer

We tried both on our last trip! See how it went! On our most recent Walt Disney World Trip, we attempted to see which transportation is better….Mears Connect or The Sunshine Flyer. We rode MEARS on the way from the airport and The Sunshine Flyer on the way back to the airport. First, let meContinue reading “MEARS Connect vs. The Sunshine Flyer”

Free Souvenirs at Disney

When visiting Disney World, everyone knows how expensive everything can be. Tickets, travel, food, merchandise, hotels, and souvenirs can really add up, especially if you’re a full family spending a week or more at the most magical place on earth. Well, did you know there are actually several souvenirs you can get for free atContinue reading “Free Souvenirs at Disney”

Spotlight on Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa

Most people don’t even know that Disney has a resort in Hawaii. Aulani Resort & Spa is located in Ko Olina, O’ahu, Hawaii.🌺 Check out all the reasons to love Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa: 🌞 Boasts natural wonders and the rich traditions of Hawaii with the extraordinary Disney experience✈️ several transportation options, includingContinue reading “Spotlight on Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa”

Universal Studios Orlando Resorts

Universal Resorts Orlando characterizes each of their hotels in one of 4 categories. There is a difference in each category, as we’ll learn more about this week. Knowing your resort category can make a HUGE difference when planning your Universal vacation. Universal resorts boast 3 main features – Proximity, Simplicity, and Exclusivity. And when youContinue reading “Universal Studios Orlando Resorts”

Spotlight on Universal Orlando’s Volcano Bay

Most people have heard about Universal Studios Orlando’s two theme parks – Universal Studios Park and Islands of Adventure. But have you heard about Volcano Bay? It’s Universal Resort’s water park. But this isn’t just ANY water park. Wait until you see what it has to offer! It is truly one of the most uniqueContinue reading “Spotlight on Universal Orlando’s Volcano Bay”

Spotlight on Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Universal’s Island of Adventure opened on May 28, 1999, along with CItywalk, as part of an expansion that made the stand alone Universal Studios Florida Park into the Universal Orland Resort. It has truly become a vacation destination of it’s own, now with 3 (soon to be 4) parks, Citywalk, and several resorts. At IslandsContinue reading “Spotlight on Universal’s Islands of Adventure”

Spotlight on Universal Studios Park (Orlando)

Unversal in Orlando has so much to offer, between 2 theme parks (soon to be 3), an amazing water park, amazing resorts for every budget, and Citywalk where you can shop, eat, and play! For now, we’re going to start with their flagship park, Universal Studios. Universal Studios Orlando opened on June 7, 1990. TheContinue reading “Spotlight on Universal Studios Park (Orlando)”

Spotlight on Disney’s California Adventure

This 72-acre park is themed after the history and culture of California. It is located right across the promenade from the Disneyland park. It opened on February 8, 2001 as a second thene park at the DIsneyland Resorts complex. The inital attendance did not meet expectations, so Disney started a major overhaul of the parkContinue reading “Spotlight on Disney’s California Adventure”

Spotlight on Disneyland

Disneyland was the first Disney park, opening on July 17, 1955. It is the only theme park designed and built to completion under the direct supervision of Walt Disney. Here’s some fun facts about this park: 🗺 The park is currently divided into 8 themed “lands” plus the popular Main Street, USA. (Fantasyland, Frontierland, Adventureland,Continue reading “Spotlight on Disneyland”