Tag Archives: Ariel

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party!

For years, I’ve been trying to take my family to Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party in the Magic Kingdom. Though I kept making plans to go to this special, ticketed event, I was thwarted each time. Finally, it worked … Continue reading

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Disney World Tips by Cale Gillan

Please welcome my son Cale for his first guest post here at Disney for Five: If you know certain tips, you can get a lot out of your Walt Disney World vacation. These tips include staying in a hotel on … Continue reading

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Cruising Disney: embarkation day

If you’re a cruise newb like me, here’s a quick run-through of embarkation procedures. First of all, when you do your pre-cruise Online Check-In, you will select a Port Arrival Time. We selected the earliest time available (which was 11:30am) … Continue reading

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Random Magic: Meeting Ariel

Did you ever have one of those totally unexpected pixie-dust-moments? That happened to us at Epcot. We started the day by rope-dropping, going straight to Test Track and single ridering it with no wait whatsoever, doing Ellen’s Universe of Energy, and … Continue reading

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Disney Must-Do: Festival of Fantasy Parade

The newest Disney parade was high on my wish list for our last family trip to Disney World. I’d heard wonderful things about it and, I admit, even watched the parade online the day it premiered! I didn’t make a … Continue reading

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They’ve got the spirit, you’ve got to hear it, under the sea!

Part of New Fantasyland involves a Little Mermaid section. Prince Eric’s castle towers over two attractions: Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid (a ride) and Ariel’s Grotto (a meet-and-greet). We spent plenty of time at both on … Continue reading

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