Pre-MouseFest Day 1

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And so it begins. Thursday Evening 12/4 I’m sitting in BWI waiting to board my SW flight to Orlando. The flight is really full, only a handful of empty seats. I really like that SW has enchanced their waiting area with big comfy chairs and lots of electric outlets. Right now my phone is charging … Continue reading "Pre-MouseFest Day 1"
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Group RCI and Disney Vacation Club Members to Receive Benefit of New Multi-Year Relationship

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PARSIPPANY, N.J. AND LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLA., (December 2, 2008) – Group RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange, and Disney Vacation Club, one of the world’s most innovative and fastest-growing brands in the vacation-ownership industry, announced today a new multi-year affiliation relationship. This new agreement allows subscribing members access to a broad array of … Continue reading "Group RCI and Disney Vacation Club Members to Receive Benefit of New Multi-Year Relationship"
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Disney’s Hawaii Project Begins with Ground Blessing

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Disney Resort on O’ahu Scheduled to Open in 2011 O’AHU, Hawai’i, November 19, 2008 – Walt Disney Parks and Resorts broke ground for its first family destination resort in Hawai’i today with a traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony on its 21-acre oceanfront property, located at the Ko Olina Resort & Marina development on the western side … Continue reading "Disney’s Hawaii Project Begins with Ground Blessing"
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Founders Gift – Animal Kingdom Lodge Villas

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Recently, Disney Vacation Club members who purchased Animal Kingdom Lodge Villa points as Founding Members received a beautiful gift in the mail. No explanation came with the gift so I contacted DVC and received the following information: Given to each Founding Member at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas, these traditional Masai collars were handmade by African … Continue reading "Founders Gift – Animal Kingdom Lodge Villas"
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Disney shares plans for Hawaii resort with Honolulu Mayor

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Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Chairman Jay Rasulo (right) shared plans for its future resort in Hawaii with Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann today. Scheduled to open in 2011, the expansive family resort will be located in the picturesque Ko Olina area on the western side of Oahu and will include 350 hotel rooms and 480 … Continue reading "Disney shares plans for Hawaii resort with Honolulu Mayor"
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Bay Lake Tower Construction Update

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I had the opportunity to wander around the Contemporary Resort a few days ago (September 26, 2008). Here are some construction updates for the Disney Vacation Club Bay Lake Tower. For more information visit: Bay Lake Tower Information Sheet and Photographs Photographs of the Studio Model for Bay Lake Tower Photographs of One Bedroom Model … Continue reading "Bay Lake Tower Construction Update"
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Disney Vacation Club Continues Unprecedented Growth

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Disney Vacation Club Continues Unprecedented Growth With Two New Development Projects Future accommodations are rooted in Walt Disney World history LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Sept. 16, 2008) – Two highly anticipated resort developments announced today will expand the Walt Disney World experience and continue the rapid growth of Disney Vacation Club, Disney’s innovative vacation-ownership program: … Continue reading "Disney Vacation Club Continues Unprecedented Growth"
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Bay Lake Tower Observation Deck

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A strange looking structure is being constructed on the top of the rumored Bay Lake Tower, Disney Vacation Club located north of the Contemporary Resort. This is strictly a RUMOR, but I have it on good authority that this will be a private, Magic Kingdom firework viewing area for DVC members staying at this resort. … Continue reading "Bay Lake Tower Observation Deck"
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Harper’s Mill, Old Time Telephone, and Kingdom Tower – Walt Disney World

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I recently wrote a blog about the bird’s nest hidden in Harper’s Mill on Tom Sawyer Island in the Magic Kingdom. One of my readers, Chris, wrote to tell me that if you listen carefully, the creaking gears inside the mill play “Down By The Old Mill Stream.” I checked it out today and sure … Continue reading "Harper’s Mill, Old Time Telephone, and Kingdom Tower – Walt Disney World"
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Disneyland Resort – This and That

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Disneyland has renamed “Early Entry” to “Magic Morning”, and changed the days – it’s now Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. It’s still available to DL Resort guests every day it’s offered during their stay, otherwise it is offered one day of most 3- 4- or 5-day park hoppers. There’s more detailed information on the AllEars.net … Continue reading "Disneyland Resort – This and That"
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