Tag Archive: Pixie Vacations

31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip: Day 14 – Park Maps and Times Guides

Each day of your Disney World visit provides new and exciting opportunities to experience the magic of Disney. In order to keep up with all of the limitless daily offerings in and around the parks, it’s good to get in the habit of picking up a Times Guide each day. This will keep you up-to-the-minute on happenings in and around the parks. A…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip: Day 13 – Merchandise Delivery

I am definitely the exception to the rule when it comes to the common misconception that women love to shop. I would rather be reading a book or going to a movie any day of the week. I don’t know why it is, but all that seems to change as soon as I step foot into the Magic Kingdom. You can bet that…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip: Day 11 – Allow Time for Transportation

First time guests of Disney World don’t realize how massive the property is and how long it can take to get around. Disney World encompasses 47 square miles and is the size of two Manhattans combined. With the many modes of transportation at Disney World, it’s pretty easy to get where you are going. The important tip, though, is to allow plenty of…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip: Day 10 – Rider Swap

Walt Disney created Disneyland so that families could enjoy riding together and creating special memories. Most rides at Disney World were created for families and guests of all ages to enjoy together. Still, there are a few Disney World rides that have height requirements, and some can be a bit scary for little ones as well. Here is the list of rides with height requirements:…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip – Day 9: Best Attractions to Ride First

As we discussed on Day 4, it is a great idea to arrive at the park for park opening. Arriving early also allows you the opportunity to ride some popular rides before the lines get too long. It also enables you to save your fast passes for later in the day. I recommend heading straight to these rides first. Magic Kingdom:…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip: Day 8 – Essentials to Buy at Home

A Disney trip can be quite expensive when you include all the incidental items that you may need. I recommend shopping at home and taking some necessities with you. Today, I tried to share a comprehensive list of these items with you. If you can think of anything that didn’t make it to my list, please post it in the…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip – Day 7: The International Gateway

Guests new to Disney may not know that EPCOT park has two entrances: the main entrance and the International Gateway. The main entrance is in the front of the park (on the Future World side) and that is the entrance used by guests arriving by car, Disney bus or monorail. The International Gateway connects EPCOT with Hollywood Studios and the Boardwalk Resorts. Guests walking…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip – Day 6: Quick-Service Dining Tips

Quick-service dining is a great dining option for families on the go. No reservations are required and the food selection is really pretty good. When visiting quick-service restaurants, guests paying out of pocket can choose anything they’d like. Guests on the Quick-Service Dining Plan can order one entree, one dessert and one non-alcoholic drink as a meal. Guests on the Quick-Service…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip – Day 5: Stay Late

As I posted yesterday, there are many ways to experience extra Disney magic in the parks during morning hours. Luckily, there are just as many opportunities to experience extra Disney magic late at night. My family and I always stay for evening extra magic hours but there’s more magic to be had even after park closing. But, what do you do while the masses…
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31 Tips for Your Disney World Trip – Day 4: Arrive Early

If you want to experience some extra Disney magic in the parks, plan to arrive early. Many guests don’t get going early enough to arrive in time for park opening (as it is a vacation after all). If you are an early riser, you’ll be happy to know there are some great reasons to get to the parks early. These reasons include: early dining reservations, the Magic…
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