Tag Archives: Disney World

Caribbean Beach Resort

Our most recent Disney trip was kind of spur-of-the-moment. There were no DVC studios available, but we managed to get a nice Annual Passholder discount at Caribbean Beach Resort. I’d never before stayed there, and its rooms sleep up to five, … Continue reading

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Rooms for Five (2016 update)

*This is an update to my May 2014 post.* For the past few years, it seems that Disney World has been coming up with more options for families of five. Let’s check out the current selection. The Values:  All-Star Music … Continue reading

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The Rose & Crown Pub

Wow, I’ve been talking a lot about food and drink around here! Let’s do one more 🙂 We adore the Rose & Crown Pub in Epcot’s UK Pavilion. On our last trip, we stopped in for one of our favorite … Continue reading

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Epcot Wine Walk

The Epcot World Showcase Wine Walk is an actual thing, even though I can’t find any mention of it on the Disney World website. For $20 a person, you can get samples of two wines from each of three pavilions … Continue reading

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Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks

Thirsty River Bar & Trek Snacks – I was really excited to try this new “food place” on our last Disney trip. Located right next to Expedition Everest in Animal Kingdom, this grab-and-go spot helps round out this corner of … Continue reading

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Our monorail pub crawl

The monorail pub crawl is a fun way to do a sort of progressive dinner around the monorail resort loop. Most people seem to start at the Contemporary Resort and visit the lounge at The Wave, then continue on – via … Continue reading

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Skipper Canteen – really average

Having heard excellent things about Skipper Canteen, the new table-service restaurant in the Magic Kingdom, I was super excited to try it. Sadly, it fell short of my high expectations. First, there was the process of getting a table. Unlike … Continue reading

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MDE finally gets it right!

Big news! After struggling with the My Disney Experience (MDE) app on several previous Disney trips, it finally worked perfectly throughout an entire 4-day visit to the World. Yay! I even received notification when a ride that I had a … Continue reading

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The shenanigans continue on The Disney Exchange!

Stop on by The Disney Exchange podcast for part two of our discussion about Disney World recommendations for young families. This week, co-host Lisa Green is back from her world travels to keep us all in line 🙂 You don’t … Continue reading

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Art of Animation – the suites

Wow, I had such great feedback on my recent Art of Animation post, I decided to do a follow-up. As I mentioned before, I haven’t stayed at AoA, but felt this resort deserved a mention here on Disney For Five+ … Continue reading

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