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

It’s Tasty Fare Time – Disney Parks Best Bites – February 2021

Today we’re sharing a look at Best Bites across the Disney Parks – from adorable “Raya and the Last Dragon”-inspired treats and over-the-top hotdogs and shakes to the return of Sangria University and breakfast with Disney Junior Characters. Check out all the yummy details below.   Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park To celebrate the upcoming release … Read moreIt’s Tasty Fare Time – Disney Parks Best Bites – February 2021

Walt Disney World Resort’s 50th Anniversary Celebrates With ‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ Beginning Oct. 1 in Honor of this Event!

Are you ready for an event five decades in the making! Beginning Oct. 1, the Walt Disney World Resort will throw “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” in honor of it’s 50th anniversary, bringing new experiences to its four theme parks and beyond! This milestone is such a big deal, they have even coined a new word – “EARidescence” … Read moreWalt Disney World Resort’s 50th Anniversary Celebrates With ‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ Beginning Oct. 1 in Honor of this Event!

The Liberty Belle Sets Sail Again As the Rivers of America Prepares a Return to Magic Kingdom Park

For nearly 50 years, Guests visiting Magic Kingdom Park have embarked on a relaxing half-mile journey around the picturesque waters of the Rivers of America, sailing aboard an iconic grand streamer riverboat with stunning views of both Frontierland and Liberty Square. But after many years of helping Guests make memories, the Liberty Belle riverboat recently took her own very unique journey, … Read moreThe Liberty Belle Sets Sail Again As the Rivers of America Prepares a Return to Magic Kingdom Park

BREAKING NEWS: Walt Disney World Resort Retiring Disney’s Magical Express Service Beginning January 1, 2022!

A Look Ahead at Walt Disney World Resort For nearly 50 years, Walt Disney World Resort has continued to evolve the guest experience to best suit the changing times. As the Walt Disney World Resort plans for the future, they are looking at how needs and preferences are changing across the travel industry, particularly in the way … Read moreBREAKING NEWS: Walt Disney World Resort Retiring Disney’s Magical Express Service Beginning January 1, 2022!

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

Magic Kingdom Park Foodie News Edition – New Menus, Returning Favorites, and the Infamous Hand-dipped Corn Dog!

Magic Kingdom Park is decked out in full festive regalia, and their chefs have been busy cooking (and baking!) up delicious treats just for the holidays, along with offerings that are available after they pack away the last holiday wreath! Read on to find out what’s new and not to miss at Magic Kingdom Park today and after the … Read moreMagic Kingdom Park Foodie News Edition – New Menus, Returning Favorites, and the Infamous Hand-dipped Corn Dog!

Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios – Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Virtual Queue Timing Update

Calling all members of the Resistance! Walt Disney World is making a slight adjustment to the virtual queue process for one of the most popular experiences at Walt Disney World Resort, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance. Beginning Sunday, Dec. 20, the distribution times for virtual queue enrollment will be 7 a.m. and 1 p.m.  Keep in mind, to access the … Read moreWalt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios – Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Virtual Queue Timing Update

Walt Disney World Resort Park Hopper Option Returns Jan. 1, 2021 – With Modifications

As the phased reopening of Walt Disney World Resort continues, Walt Disney World is nearing another exciting milestone that many guests have been looking forward to: the return of the Park Hopper® option! Starting Jan. 1, 2021, guests who purchased a ticket, package or annual pass with Park Hopper benefits will be able to visit more than … Read moreWalt Disney World Resort Park Hopper Option Returns Jan. 1, 2021 – With Modifications

You Can Save Up to 35% on Rooms at Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels in Early 2021

You can stay in the magic with this great room offer for travel in early 2021! Save up to 35% on rooms at select Disney Resort hotels for stays most nights January 3 through April 17, 2021. You Must Book through March 15, 2021. Enjoy added peace of mind when booking! You can modify or … Read moreYou Can Save Up to 35% on Rooms at Select Walt Disney World Resort Hotels in Early 2021

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Pilots A New Approach to Virtual Queue for Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

It’s clear the Force is strong with Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Since its debut last year, this spectacular experience inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has proven to be one of the most popular attractions at Walt Disney World Resort.   To better help guests visiting Disney’s Hollywood Studios plan ahead for their day at the park, the … Read moreDisney’s Hollywood Studios Pilots A New Approach to Virtual Queue for Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

Walt Disney World Now Has Select Enchanting Extras Available for Online Booking

In an effort to easy the planning for your Walt Disney World Resort Vacation, the Walt Disney World has added Enchanting Extras Collections to the My Disney Experience App. The Walt Disney World Enchanting Extras Collections includes a variety of activities, dining events, tours, and more. Beginning Tuesday, October 27, 2020, some of these Enchanting Extras will … Read moreWalt Disney World Now Has Select Enchanting Extras Available for Online Booking

Everglazed Donuts & Cold Brew Coming Soon to Disney Springs

Disney Springs at the Walt Disney world Resort will soon be adding a tasty new treat to its gastrointestinal delights! Everglazed Donuts & Cold Brew will soon offer over-the-top donuts that will add to the amazing variety of sweet spots guests can find on property. Here is a rendering of the specialty food and beverage … Read moreEverglazed Donuts & Cold Brew Coming Soon to Disney Springs