Video: Slinky Dog Ride Through: Toy Story Land

Video: Slinky Dog Ride Through: Toy Story Land

<iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/Oe4kBU2WgkM” frameborder=”0″ allow=”accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture” allowfullscreen></iframe> Christina takes us on a ride with Slinky Dog Dash in the Toy Story area of Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World!

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Toy Story Land: Small but Mighty… (Mighty Cute that is!)

Toy Story Land: Small but Mighty… (Mighty Cute that is!)

Christina Szewczuk 4.23.19 As you arrive at the entrance to Toy Story Land, you’re greeted by a larger-than-life statue of Woody as he tips his hat to you while leaning on a little “toy” structure donning the new land’s name. Characters, like Jessie and Rex, appear to be hanging old style Christmas bulbs while other strands of lights hang above you zig-zagging throughout. You will notice that most of the area looks to be made up of...

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High Roller Wheel: The Promenade at the LINQ, Las Vegas, Nevada

High Roller Wheel: The Promenade at the LINQ, Las Vegas, Nevada

Christina Szewczuk 4.9.19 Looking for something fun to do in Vegas? Try the High Roller Wheel! Visible from the Strip, the High Roller Wheel looks like a giant Ferris wheel with large round pods instead of buckets. You can find it at the LINQ Promenade between the LINQ and Flamingo hotels. There are lots of stores and restaurants at the promenade, as well as a zip lining opportunity. This area reminded me of a nicer, smaller scale version of...

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Via Napoli, or as my kids refer to it, “That awesome pizza place in Epcot!”

Via Napoli, or as my kids refer to it, “That awesome pizza place in Epcot!”

Christina Szewczuk  3.7.19 If you ask my kids what their favorite restaurant in Walt Disney World is, they’ll respond, “Oh, that awesome pizza place in Epcot.” What they mean is Via Napoli! Via Napoli is located in the World Showcase tucked in the back of the Italy Pavilion. When you check in with the friendly host/hostess, you will instantly notice the three extravagant pizza ovens in the back! Stromboli, Vesuvius and Etna, named after...

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20 Can’t Miss Tips, Tricks and Wizarding World Secrets for the Harry Potter Fan!

20 Can’t Miss Tips, Tricks and Wizarding World Secrets for the Harry Potter Fan!

Christina Szewczuk 2.28.19 Walking into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter for the first time can be overwhelming for a Harry Potter Fan. The Wizarding World is one of the most well-themed areas I have ever seen at a theme park. It is very easy to miss things while you’re walking around for the first time as there are so many things to see and such attention to detail. So, here are a few tips. Make some notes so you don’t miss...

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Hotel Review: Sofitel, New York City

Hotel Review: Sofitel, New York City

Christina Szewczuk 1.8.18 I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Sofitel in New York City. My mother and I were attending a performance of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Lyric Theatre so we wanted something classy and close to the Theatre District. The Sofitel’s location on 44th street between 5th & 6th Aves (about a block and a half off Times Square) was the perfect spot. We took a cab from Penn Station to the hotel....

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Packing Cubes: The Must Have Organizational Tool

Packing Cubes: The Must Have Organizational Tool

Christina Szewczuk 12.4.18 I had been hearing so much about packing cubes. They are in every travel blog about organization and space saving and I began thinking “What is the big deal with these things, do they really make that much of a difference?” My curiosity got to me and I began searching for a little “starter set.” I figured I’d get a cheap set and find out what all the hoopla was about. I ordered a $12 set of 6 blue ones from...

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