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!

Important Reminders for 2021 – MagicBands, Souvenir Luggage Tags & Magical Extras

A few short reminders regarding a few things with Walt Disney World Vacation Packages. As we 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 … Read moreImportant Reminders for 2021 – MagicBands, Souvenir Luggage Tags & Magical Extras

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

Update For 2021 On Walt Disney Travel Company Magical Extras and Souvenir Luggage Tags.

Reminder to Walt Disney World Resort Guests Beginning January 1, 2021 Beginning with arrivals on Jan. 1, 2021, there will be a change in how Guests receive Walt Disney Travel Company Magical Extras and Souvenir Luggage Tags. Starting Jan. 1, 2021, Guests can pick-up these items at the front desk anytime during their stay at their Walt Disney … Read moreUpdate For 2021 On Walt Disney Travel Company Magical Extras and Souvenir Luggage Tags.

First Look: New Entrance Fountain Celebrates the Past, Present and Future of EPCOT

The past, present and future of EPCOT are all coming together today in one special moment at the front of the park. Anyone visiting Epcot this morning will see in real life what Walt Disney Imagineering has been dreaming up many years now.  Overnight, crews removed all the “progress walls” from the main entrance plaza, … Read moreFirst Look: New Entrance Fountain Celebrates the Past, Present and Future of EPCOT

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!

The Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Brings Fresh Flowers and Flavors to Life March 3, 2021

It may be chilly outside now, but a hint of spring is in the air as EPCOT prepares for the Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival beginning March 3, 2021, at Walt Disney World Resort! With garden-fresh cuisines, creative gardens and unforgettable topiaries, this vibrant festival combines the freshest flowers and flavors from around the world. You will be … Read moreThe Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Brings Fresh Flowers and Flavors to Life March 3, 2021

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

2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend Transitions To Virtual Event

During this unusual time, race organizers around the world continue to pause on hosting in-person race events that draw large crowds. As Disney looks to the 2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend, they will convert this race to a virtual event, similar to the previous runDisney race weekends this season. In addition, they will reimagine the theming of this … Read more2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend Transitions To Virtual Event

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

Adventures by Disney Announces New Private Adventures!

Adventures by Disney’s newly introduced Private Adventures allow single travelers and up to a group of 12 to venture to some of their most popular destinations. It’s a great way to travel in 2021, allowing you to customize your travel party and travel dates. Currently offered itineraries include Costa Rica, Greece, Peru, Egypt and Italy. Book … Read moreAdventures by Disney Announces New Private Adventures!