4 Secrets to Great Character Meet and Greets at Disney

Meeting characters can be downright joyful Many guests queue up in long lines for character meet and greets only to find that they don’t really know what to do once they’re there. You only have a few minutes to grab an autograph, exchange a few words, and snap your picture, so it’s important to make … Read more4 Secrets to Great Character Meet and Greets at Disney

Disney Lovin Presents: Virtual Vacation Week

Welcome to Virtual Vacation Week from the Walt Disney World Resort featured on Disney Lovin!   Our partners for this event are: Destinations with Character Travel – Tina & Don Korta are the Owners of “Destinations with Character Travel” and lifelong Disney fans dating back to childhood visits to The Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. … Read moreDisney Lovin Presents: Virtual Vacation Week

#GoRogue with New Rogue One Products Coming to Disney Parks in December 2016

Tue, December 6, 2016 by Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager Earlier this week, we shared that several new experiences inspired by the film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, will soon make their way to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Now I’m happy to share a look at some of the latest Star Wars merchandise you’ll soon be … Read more#GoRogue with New Rogue One Products Coming to Disney Parks in December 2016

RUMOR: Walt Disney Resorts moving from RFID soda cups to Coca-Cola Freestyle Machines

    Destinations With Character Travel spent a week at the Walt Disney World Resort from July 11-18. The second half of our stay we spent at Disney’s Bay Lake Tower at The Contemporary Resort and made a lot of use of “The Contempo” quick service at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. While crowds were extremely low … Read moreRUMOR: Walt Disney Resorts moving from RFID soda cups to Coca-Cola Freestyle Machines

5 Confirmed Refurbishments Coming This Summer to Walt Disney World (July 2016)

Here’s the current report this morning from our friends at Theme Park Tourist regarding refurbishments happening this summer at the Walt Disney World Resort.  Submitted by Amanda Kondolojy on Monday, June 27, 2016 05:46 Disney parks are constantly changing their refurbishment schedules, making it difficult for guests to keep up with the operating times and … Read more5 Confirmed Refurbishments Coming This Summer to Walt Disney World (July 2016)

Memorial Day Weekend kicks off summer full of theme park additions

The awesome article comes to you courtesy of our friends at The Orlando Sentinel! Please remember to contact your Destinations With Character Travel agent online or Call Us At: 630-308-2350, or Email Us At:destwithchar@comcast.net for all of your Disney, Universal, Seaworld, and Orlando Area Vacations, Adventures by Disney, and Cruising Needs. As always, All of our Disney … Read moreMemorial Day Weekend kicks off summer full of theme park additions

Parks, Pigskins & Priorities

     We all have different priorities in our lives, the things that mean the most to us.  They say that if you want to know where someone’s priorities lie, look at their bank account.  How true is that?  We’re all different.  And our priorities are as diverse as our bank accounts.  My mom always … Read moreParks, Pigskins & Priorities

Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments (Updates to Theme Parks and Resorts) – July 29, 2015

Here are the current closings, refurbishments, and updates at The Walt Disney World Resort Theme parks and Resorts Current as of July 29, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation … Read moreWalt Disney World Resort Refurbishments (Updates to Theme Parks and Resorts) – July 29, 2015