I am planning a big family trip for my whole family for late November 2009. We will be a party of 9. How do you think the week after Thanksgiving is weather and busy wise to visit WDW?
- Asked by Amy from RI on 1/9/2008
The week after Thanksgiving is a fabulous time to go!!! Most of the crowds have left after the Thanksgiving Holiday and there aren't long lines. We went 4 years ago that week, and we loved it. It was a little chilly that year, we... read more
We really want to take our entire family to Walt Disney World in December 2008. There are 6 families going. Each family has kids ranging from 18 to 5. Where is the best place to stay for under $4,000 per family and what ticket options should I add.
- Asked by Linda from CA on 1/8/2008
Depending on the number of people, I would suggest perhaps rather than having 6 separate hotel rooms consolidating, and if you can handle bunking up together a family or two, look into a two bedroom at Old Key West, or any of the Deluxe... read more
we are planning a trip with eight people. we have heard about grand gatherings and wonder what benefits there are for groups dubbed as such?
- Asked by Lisa from WI on 1/7/2008
Hi Lisa! The Grand Gatherings offer wonderful solutions to the family trip planner. I think the main benefit of the Grand Gatherings is to personalize some of the elements of your trip so that there are many of those key "magical" moments you and... read more
We are planning a trip with 10 family members - is it best to book as a "grand gathering" or just book 3 rooms, meal plans, etc. (one per family group)? We want to be able to use our dining plan individually too, not just as a group.
- Asked by Traci from OH on 1/7/2008
Hi Traci! My family took a similar trip in September. I found the Grand Gatherings Travel Planners to be a very helpful resource, especially in making dining reservations for our large party. Also, there are at least four... read more