Is it better to book your vacation online through Disney or over the phone?
- Asked by Mary from MS on 1/22/2008
I do both, I usually log on, and select the week I want to come with my family. I then go through the process of putting my package together, and instead of purchasing it, I will save it in my profile, and then call (407) W-Disney, and book... read more
I'm planning a trip in June, it's a big surprise for my son's 5th birthday. I've heard of something called e-ride nights... can you tell me if they exist? Also we are staying at the PC resort, is there transportation for extra magic hours in the morning?
- Asked by CRYSTAL from OH on 1/21/2008
What a great surprise for your son! E-ride nights are something WDW use to do for resort guests that required them to pay an additional fee to visit the parks in the evening after it "closed." Now, it is called Extra Magic Hours, and it is FREE to... read more
I'm planning my family's first Disney vacation (2 kids, 6 and 9). I'm having a hard time decided the dates. Please give me all pros and cons of the following dates; Sept 20-26, Oct 25-31, Nov 8-14. I think we're going to stay at Port Orleans Riverside.
- Asked by Kristi from TX on 1/22/2008
Good news Krisiti! All of the date ranges you indicated fall during times when Walt Disney World is anticipating lower than average crowd levels. For future reference, you can take a look at the calendar. Of the dates you... read more
We are planning our first trip in June. If we have to cut corners where should it be? We are planning on staying at Animal Kingdom (savannah view), dining package, 7 day park hoppers, arrive Sunday, leave Saturday. Do we cut resort loc. or dining, etc.
- Asked by Bonnie from OH on 1/21/2008
There are many opportunities to cut budgeting corners when planning your WDW trip. For instance, if you do not plan on being in your room often, I would book a standard view. You can still view the animals from many locations around the Animal... read more
Can tickets for park admission be redeemed any time, or do you purchase tickets for specific dates?
- Asked by Julia from NJ on 1/20/2008
Park tickets are, for the most part, activated on the date of first use. There are a few exceptions to this, but the vast majority of tickets follow this rule. So, no, you are not buying tickets for a specific date. You could buy your tickets now... read more