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 !

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

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

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort Closed For “Moana” Refurbishment Until Summer 2021 (Except Villas and Bungalows)

With a phased approach to reopening, the Walt Disney World Resort continues to welcome Guests back to Disney Resort hotels, Walt Disney World theme parks and Disney Springs and hey have played a role in bringing back live professional sports.   As the Walt Disney World Resort continues to reopen additional Disney Resort hotels to Guests, they are … Read moreDisney’s Polynesian Village Resort Closed For “Moana” Refurbishment Until Summer 2021 (Except Villas and Bungalows)

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

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

As we look forward to reopening Magic Kingdom Park and Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park tomorrow, Cast Members are also preparing for the reopening of EPCOT and Disney’s Hollywood Studios on July 15. For guests with upcoming Disney Park Pass reservations to visit Disney’s Hollywood Studios, we wanted to share an update about Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, which will … Read moreStar Wars: Rise of the Resistance at Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Virtual Queue Update

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

Guests Visiting Walt Disney World Resort Should Engage With My Disney Experience Pre-arrival & During Their Stay Including New Mobile Dine Check-In!

As Disney plans for the reopening of our Walt Disney World® Resort Hotels and Theme Parks, it will be important for you to link your upcoming resort reservation and/or ticket to My Disney Experience as soon as possible. This will enable you to receive important communications and information about next steps and key planning dates, including the recently … Read moreGuests Visiting Walt Disney World Resort Should Engage With My Disney Experience Pre-arrival & During Their Stay Including New Mobile Dine Check-In!

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

Walt Disney World Resort Reopening Information – KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

In advance of the Walt Disney World Resort Reopening, Disney is publishing important information for Guests to know before heading back to the Parks. Disney will be updating this information as changes are made. Save Time & Book All of your Disney Travel by contacting Destinations with Character Travel Services, LLC. “An Authorized Disney Vacation Planner“ … Read moreWalt Disney World Resort Reopening Information – KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Beginning June 2, 2020 SELECT Universal Orlando Resort Hotels to Begin Phased Reopening

Our wonderful Friends & Partners at Orlando Theme Park News have supplied us with this great information regarding the Phased Reopening of Universal Orlando’s hotels and will include the following hotels: Hard Rock Hotel Loews Royal Pacific Resort Loews Sapphire Falls Resort Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort Universal’s Aventura Hotel Universal’s Endless Summer Resort — … Read moreBeginning June 2, 2020 SELECT Universal Orlando Resort Hotels to Begin Phased Reopening