Caring for Giants: Elephants Up Close!

Caring for Giants: Elephants Up Close!

By: Christina Szewczuk 9.20.18 Hey animal lovers, did you know that Animal Kingdom has a series of up close animal experiences? One such tour is “Caring For Giants”; a tour about Elephants where you get to pick the brain of the keepers and spend some time viewing the elephants from backstage. It is one of the more affordable tours, as far as up close animal experiences go. My daughter loves elephants, so this was a great opportunity for us...

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Universal Orlando: HOW TO GET FROM YOUR HOTEL TO THE PARKS

Universal Orlando: HOW TO GET FROM YOUR HOTEL TO THE PARKS

Michelle Russo One of the amazing benefits of staying at one of our resort hotels is leaving your travel worries behind and hopping on a water taxi, shuttle bus, or taking a short walk over to one of our three spectacular theme parks. Water Taxi My favorite ride to start the day at Universal Orlando Resort is the water taxi. Water taxis are available exclusively at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel Orlando, Loews Royal...

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Food and Wine – The Disney Way

By: Lindsay Bakken 9.18.18 The Food and Wine Festival is arguably one of Epcot’s most popular events. Who doesn’t enjoy some food and drink while touring the world? The festival typically begins the end of August and runs through mid November. It is a great time to visit the World Showcase! Not only for the entertainment, but also to be able to try new food that you wouldn’t normally find in Epcot. When walking into the park, be sure...

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Disney Trips as an Adult

Disney Trips as an Adult

By: Dana Munoz 9/13/18 When most people hear the word “Disney”, the first thing they think of is kids. They think of characters, rides, autograph books, Mickey ears, and the many other things children normally love about Disney. While I know there are some others like myself out there, very few people hear the word “Disney” and think “wow, what a nice adult vacation that would be”. My husband and I are big Disney people. It has...

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New Details Revealed for Dining Locations at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

New Details Revealed for Dining Locations at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

by Gabriel Gibaldi, Public Relations Manager A few months ago, we shared updates for some of the common areas at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort at Walt Disney World Resort. Today we have news to share about two dining locations. In just a few months when the reimagining of Old Port Royale is complete, the former Shutters table-service restaurant will open in an all-new location as Sebastian’s Bistro! Located along the Old Port...

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20 Tips for Eating Vegan in Walt Disney World

20 Tips for Eating Vegan in Walt Disney World

Megan Kline 9.11.18 Hello Vegan Friends! My best friend and her husband are vegan and have educated me on the world of vegan and vegetarian. I have had the pleasure of picking her brain for the best vegan options from her past few trips to WDW. I have put together a list of the top 20 tips for eating Vegan in Walt Disney World. Please remember the menus are always changing and not every dish is a guarantee.   Make sure to let your Wishes...

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Wander on in to the Nomad Lounge

Wander on in to the Nomad Lounge

By Rebecca Jones 9.6.18 When you visit Animal Kingdom park at Walt Disney World, you’ll likely need to rest your feet after standing in line for Flight of Passage. Lucky for you, on your way back to the Tree of Life, you’ll find the Nomad Lounge to your left. This lounge is located next to Tiffin’s, the signature dining location with three rooms honoring Asia, Africa, and exotic animals, and features a traveling theme, which I just...

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The 10 Best Tropical Waterfalls in The Caribbean

The 10 Best Tropical Waterfalls in The Caribbean

By Kylie Morrow Nothing quite compares to the stunning sight of seeing a tropical waterfall. Though they’re often depicted in art or movies, the impact of seeing one for real can never be underestimated. Not only are the islands of the Caribbean home to some of the most stunning scenery in the world, they are also known for some of the world’s most impressive tropical waterfalls. Whether you’re headed to the beautiful island of Jamaica,...

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5 Reasons to join Wishes Family Travel on our Princess Group Cruise

5 Reasons to join Wishes Family Travel on our Princess Group Cruise

Corrie Krpejs 9.4.18 Wishes Family Travel will be sailing on the Caribbean Princess on May 14, 2019. We will be sailing for 4-nights from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and visiting Cozumel, Mexico. Still need a reason to consider joining Wishes Family Travel on our Princess Group Cruise? Well I have five wonderful reasons to join! Now sit back, relax, and see why you should consider cruising with us.   Enjoy the newly renovated Caribbean...

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5 Signs You Have Disney Cruise Withdrawal

5 Signs You Have Disney Cruise Withdrawal

Nicole Couch 8.30.18 A Disney Cruise is the ultimate vacation experience; one sailing and you will be hooked! The food, the entertainment, and service that is second to none! Anyone who has been lucky enough to experience a Disney Cruise first hand also knows the one downside to cruising, DCW: Disney Cruise Withdrawal. It is a well known phenomenon that most cruisers will experience anywhere from weeks to months following a Disney Cruise. Here...

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What Does All-Inclusive Actually Mean?

What Does All-Inclusive Actually Mean?

By Kylie Morrow | July 17th 2018 An all-inclusive resort is one where your worries quite literally melt away. But still, a lot of people wonder: what does all-inclusive mean? What exactly is included? What do I have to bring? When you go all-inclusive, you pay upfront for everything that you need to enjoy an epic vacation. So, once you arrive at your resort, you can kick back and enjoy everything the luxurious destination has to offer,...

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Tips for Avoiding “Disney Exhaustion”

Tips for Avoiding “Disney Exhaustion”

Becky Criswell 8.28.18 One of the most common phrases I hear from clients after they return from their Walt Disney World vacation is, “I need a vacation from my vacation!”. There’s no doubt that while Disney World is magical, exciting, fun-filled and just plain awesome, it can also be exhausting! This is especially true if you are traveling with little ones and caring for them along the way. In my opinion, coming home tired is a sign that...

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