Walt Disney World Parks Begins Facial Recognition Technology Testing

March 23, 2021 At Walt Disney World Resort, they’re always looking for innovative and convenient ways to improve our Guests’ experience—especially as they navigate the impact of COVID-19. With the future in mind and the shift in focus to more touchless experiences, they’re conducting a limited 30-day test using facial recognition technology (length of test … Read moreWalt Disney World Parks Begins Facial Recognition Technology Testing

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Animation Experience and Sand Sculpture coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom February 22, 2021!

Soon there will be a whole new way to experience Walt Disney Animation Studios’ all-new ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park.  Continuing the legacy Walt Disney started with “Bambi,” animals have been an integral part of Disney storytelling and continue to inspire the development of new, beloved characters. The Animation Experience at Conservation Station offers … Read more‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Animation Experience and Sand Sculpture coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom February 22, 2021!

A Celebration of ‘Festival of the Lion King’ at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Returns This Summer !

Since reopening the Walt Disney World theme parks last July, Disney has taken a distinctly different approach to their entertainment, coming up with new ways to share the magic of the Disney characters. With cavalcades and flotillas continuing to delight Guests daily, they are now turning their attention to bringing back even more entertainment with a responsible … Read moreA Celebration of ‘Festival of the Lion King’ at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Returns This Summer !

21 Ways to Kick Off 2021 with Magic at Walt Disney World Resort

Happy New Year! Walt Disney World Resort is ready to help you turn the page on 2020 right away and begin 2021 with magic! From new and classic attractions to culinary experiences to character interactions and more, here are 21 reasons to be excited about a visit to The Most Magical Place on Earth in early 2021: … Read more21 Ways to Kick Off 2021 with Magic at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World MagicBand Reminder

As announced earlier this year, MagicBands will no longer be provided complimentary to Disney Resort hotel Guests with arrivals beginning Jan. 1, 2021. If you have an upcoming Disney Resort hotel reservation with an arrival beginning Jan. 1, 2021, you may be receiving email communication from Disney – if Disney has your guest information.  SAMPLE GUEST COMMUNICATION – Important … Read moreWalt Disney World MagicBand Reminder

New Special Package Adds Theme Park Magic to Stays at Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels in 2021

We here at Destinations with Character Travel are so excited about this offer! Walt Disney World Resort is offering a special “happy new year” gift to those planning 2021 vacations at The Most Magical Place on Earth. Available to book beginning Jan. 5, 2021, Guests buying non-discounted four-night/three-day room and ticket packages at select Disney Resort hotels for … Read moreNew Special Package Adds Theme Park Magic to Stays at Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels in 2021

Walt Disney World Resort Updates Cancellation & Modification Policy For Bookings August 17, – December 31, 2020

This morning we are excited to share with you some great news regarding the Walt Disney World Resort. Beginning today, the Walt Disney World Resort has updated its temporary cancellation and modification policy to include arrivals through the end of 2020! Updated language regarding this policy has been added and the new policy states:   Book with Confidence … Read moreWalt Disney World Resort Updates Cancellation & Modification Policy For Bookings August 17, – December 31, 2020

Walt Disney World Resort Theme Parks Prepare for Their Phased Reopening Beginning This Weekend

The phased reopening of the Walt Disney World Resort theme parks begins this Saturday with Magic Kingdom Park and Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, followed July 15 by EPCOT and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Here’s a look at how they’re preparing to welcome guests once again. We here at Destinations with Character Travel Services, LLC..  “An Authorized Disney Vacation Planner“ … Read moreWalt Disney World Resort Theme Parks Prepare for Their Phased Reopening Beginning This Weekend

Walt Disney World Disney Park Pass System Reminders & Tips – New Video

By: Disney Destinations June 25, 2020 Remember: It’s almost time for magic as we prepare for the reopening of Walt Disney World Resort theme parks, starting July 11 with Magic Kingdom Park and Disney’s Animal Kingdom and followed July 15 by EPCOT and Disney’s Hollywood Studios! To manage attendance during this reopening period Disney introduced … Read moreWalt Disney World Disney Park Pass System Reminders & Tips – New Video

Attractions and Entertainment Details for Phased Reopening at the Walt Disney World Theme Parks

As we look forward to the reopening of Walt Disney World Resort theme parks in July, we’re excited to share a few details about the attractions and entertainment guests will be able to experience when they return. Though these may look a little different than in the past, there will be plenty of magic for … Read moreAttractions and Entertainment Details for Phased Reopening at the Walt Disney World Theme Parks

Walt Disney World Know Before You Go: Additional Information Regarding Disney’s New Park Pass System

As promised by us yesterday, here is a lot of additional information on the New Disney Park Pass System, Key Dates, and some additional information. By: Disney Destinations June 19, 2020 It’s almost time for magic as Disney prepares for the reopening of Walt Disney World Resort theme parks, starting July 11 with Magic Kingdom … Read moreWalt Disney World Know Before You Go: Additional Information Regarding Disney’s New Park Pass System

No Park Hopping at the Walt Disney World Parks For the Foreseeable Future & New Park Reservation System Information.

Some blog sites are erroneously reporting this was confirmed today, HOWEVER, this was released over a week ago. Park Hopping will not be available at the Walt Disney World Resort Parks for the foreseeable future, most likely through the end of 2020. Disney will be refunding the “Park Hopper Option” to valid ticket holders who … Read moreNo Park Hopping at the Walt Disney World Parks For the Foreseeable Future & New Park Reservation System Information.

An Update on Disney Resort Hotels from Katie Kelly, Vice President of Worldwide Safety Services

The following information was sent out to us today from Katie Kelly, Vice President of Worldwide Safety Services for Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products. As we look toward reopening our parks and resorts around the world, your well being – and the well being of our Cast Members – is one of our top priorities. … Read moreAn Update on Disney Resort Hotels from Katie Kelly, Vice President of Worldwide Safety Services

Wish Grace from the Disney’s Animal Kingdom Gorilla Family a Happy 1st Birthday! #DisneyMagicMoments

This a part of a series of #DisneyMagicMoments that we’re sharing with you. Every mom cherishes her child’s first birthday, so with Mother’s Day approaching this weekend our team at Disney’s Animal Kingdom would like to share a recent celebration we held for Grace, a beautiful western lowland gorilla. It was just over a year ago now … Read moreWish Grace from the Disney’s Animal Kingdom Gorilla Family a Happy 1st Birthday! #DisneyMagicMoments

“A Path Less Traveled Tour” Walking Tour Comes To Disney’s Animal Kingdom For A Limited Time

Our News Partners at Orlando Theme Park News, “The Most Trusted Source of Orlando Area Theme Park News” bring us this great news about a new limited time walking tour at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park: “A Path Less Traveled Tour,”! There’s a LOT happening in the Orlando Area! Stay tuned for more updates and news! Save … Read more“A Path Less Traveled Tour” Walking Tour Comes To Disney’s Animal Kingdom For A Limited Time