Top Ten Freebies at Walt Disney World

Top Ten Freebies at Walt Disney World

Top 10 Freebies at Walt Disney World By Anna Trosper Aug 27, 2015 When and if you have a free day or just some down time from the parks, here are some free and fun things you can do. There is so much more the Walt Disney World than just the parks. It is nice to just slow down and take a look around at all the beauty and details that goes into making Walt Disney World so magical!  Watch Wishes Fireworks from the Grand Floridian boat dock....

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Review of Crystal Place at Disney World

Review of Crystal Place at Disney World

Crystal Palace: Our Family Tradition By Becky Criswell August 20, 2015 There are hundreds of restaurants in Walt Disney World and when it is time to make your dining reservations, it can certainly be a touch choice! When my family sits down to plan out our dining reservations, there is one place that we cannot miss: Crystal Palace in The Magic Kingdom. It may be our fond memories that draw us back to this place year after year, but I believe it...

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Disney Fan Friday: D23 Ultimate Fan Expo

Disney Fan Friday:  D23 Ultimate Fan Expo

Are You the Ultimate Disney Fan? By Holly Robbins Think you’re the ultimate Disney fan? If so, then you’ve probably heard of a little thing called the D23 Expo… and if not, here’s a little preview to help up your game. Coming up this August, the 2015 D23 Expo marks the fourth bi-annual event in Anaheim, California. That’s right, unlike Comic-Con (the ultimate nerd-tastic event held every year in San Diego), the D23 Expo is so awesome,...

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Shellie Wylie, Owner

Shellie Wylie, Owner

Shellie Wylie, Owner Wishes Family Travel shelliew@wishesfamilytravel.com  864-649-1489   Shellie Wylie is the Owner of Wishes Family Travel.  She has been a Concierge Travel Planner for nearly 10 years.  She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration / Accounting in 1991 working for the US Treasury Department, and non-profit organizations for the next 15 years.  In 2006 her love of travel, business experience,...

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Disney’s Hoop De Do Review Dinner Show

Disney’s Hoop De Do Review Dinner Show

The Hoopla over Hoop-Dee-Doo By Penny Shelton Hidden back in Disney’s Fort Wilderness Campground in a barn they call the Pioneer Hall is the Walt Disney World Resort’s longest running dinner show, The Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue.  This is a must-do for any Disney experience. The Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue is a 90-minute family-friendly saloon show. Performers sing and dance, deliver comedy skits and interact with the audience for a...

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A Pirate’s Adventure Review at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

A Pirate’s Adventure Review at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

The Pirate Life for Me     By:  Guest Blogger, Brenda Moguel Our family happily joined in the swashbuckling fun of A Pirate’s Adventure ~ Treasures of the Seven Seas during our last visit to Disney’s Magic Kingdom.  A Pirate’s Adventure is an interactive scavenger hunt that takes you on missions throughout Adventureland to help Captain Jack Sparrow locate the Treasures of the Seven Seas. We started our adventure at the Crow’s...

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Disney Fan Fridays – Finding Your Star Wars Fix!

Disney Fan Fridays – Finding Your Star Wars Fix!

Disney For the Star Wars Fan Disney Fan Friday By Allison Flynn Young padawans between the ages of 4 and 12 will certainly be drawn to Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort for all that is Star Wars. There’s plenty of opportunity to fly through the galaxy with R2D2 and C3PO. And for those who want an upclose and personal visit with the big baddie himself, Darth Vader, there is Jedi Training Academy. Jedi Training Academy is led by...

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Disney Marathons and Me

Disney Marathons and Me

Running inside the Magic – Disney Marathons by Sari Palmeri When I first started running I knew I had to do a race at the Walt Disney World Resort once I was able to run enough. I signed up for my first runDisney race, Wine & Dine, in November 2013 – the timing was perfect because my family had plans to go to Walt Disney World and then on a three-night Disney Cruise Line cruise. I signed up and was training … and then I hurt my...

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Splitsville Luxury Lanes at Downtown Disney

Splitsville Luxury Lanes at Downtown Disney

“Only Strikes at Splitsville Luxury Lanes” A closer look at this luxury bowling experience at Downtown Disney, Disney World Florida By Rebecca Jones Your family is spending the day at Downtown Disney, but everyone wants a break from shopping.  What should you do?  Why not visit Splitsville, a luxury bowling alley located on the West Side of Downtown Disney?  This two-story bowling alley is filled with fun times for your entire...

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Star Wars Cruises on the Disney Fantasy!

Star Wars Cruises on the Disney Fantasy!

One Epic Day, 8 Select Sailings Whether you’re a Jedi-in-training or the Jedi Master of the family, you’re in for an out-of-galaxy experience when you sail on the Disney Fantasy in early 2016! Occurring one day during each of eight Disney Fantasy sailings, Star Wars Day at Sea will transport Guests to a galaxy far, far away — in the Western Caribbean. Departing from Port Canaveral, the seven-night Western Caribbean itinerary...

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