Brain Injury on Typhoon Lagoon Slide Prompts Lawsuit

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A lawsuit filed in Orange County, FL alleges that Walt Disney World Resort failed “to warn of any dangerous conditions about which it knew or should have known about” on the Humunga Kowabunga waterslide at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon. The “dangerous conditions” alleged in the suit are that there are “no lifeguards at the end of … Read more

BREAKING: Richard M. Sherman, Disney Legend and Songwriter, Passes Away

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Richard M. Sherman, Disney Legend and half of the prolific songwriting team of the Sherman Brothers, passed away Saturday, May 25, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Beverly Hills. He was 95. Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman (who passed away in 2012) composed music and lyrics for a number of theme park attractions around … Read more

DVC Buying Back Old Key West Contracts Using Right of First Refusal (ROFR)

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Disney’s Right of First Refusal (ROFR) is always a hot-button topic in the DVC realm. And today we’ve noticed a pretty big change in Disney’s use of their Right of First Refusal. But before we get into the details, we’ll explain what exactly is Right of First Refusal for those who haven’t heard of this … Read more

How Does Disney Vacation Club (DVC) Work? Volume 6: Copper Creek and Boulder Ridge Villas at Wilderness Lodge

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Welcome to the sixth in a series of articles introducing newbies to Disney Vacation Club. In this article, we’ll take a look at the DVC options at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge resort, so even if you’re not a newbie to DVC you might want to keep reading to learn more about this wonderful resort. Many vacationers, … Read more

1900 Park Fare Reopens; We Try the New Menu Including the Strawberry Soup

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The character buffet 1900 Park Fare at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort has reopened today, April 10, 2024, after being closed for over four years. It features all-new furnishings, new carpeting, new artwork, new characters, and new lighting. Strawberry Soup Returns! For those who have never been, 1900 Park Fare’s signature item was the Strawberry Soup. … Read more

We Tried the New Menu at Mama Melrose’s Ristorante Italiano

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If you’re wandering through Disney’s Hollywood Studios and find yourself in the Grand Avenue area, you might stumble upon Mama Melrose’s Ristorante Italiano. Known for its cozy atmosphere and Italian-inspired dishes, Mama Melrose’s recently brought in a new head chef, and with that has made many menu changes. Disney announced on Instagram several of the … Read more

How Does Disney Vacation Club (DVC) Work? Volume 5: Old Key West Resort

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Welcome to the fifth in a series of articles introducing newbies to Disney Vacation Club. In this article, we’ll take a look at Disney’s Old Key West resort, so even if you’re not a newbie to DVC you might want to keep reading to learn more about this wonderful resort. Many vacationers, especially Orlando vacationers, … Read more

It’s Not Too Early to Start Thinking About A 2024 Holiday Trip to Walt Disney World

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Years ago, my family would always plan our Disney trips at least a year in advance. We lined up all the details: airfare, hotels, park tickets, a rental car, and even scheduled which parks we wanted to visit on which days. Yeah, that last part was the theme-park commando in me. That was a much … Read more

Disney Vacation Club: How to Make Buying Into DVC Affordable

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If you’re a big Disney fan, I’m sure you know about Disney Vacation Club (DVC). You’ve undoubtedly seen the advertisements on Disney busses, passed the kiosks in the parks, and maybe you’ve even stayed in one of the DVC resorts or have taken a tour. If you come to Disney often, DVC makes a lot … Read more

How Does Disney Vacation Club (DVC) Work? Volume 4: Exchanges

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Welcome to the fourth in a series of articles introducing newbies to Disney Vacation Club. Many vacationers, especially Orlando vacationers, shudder at the mention of a timeshare. And while DVC is a timeshare, it’s unlike a traditional timeshare in almost every way. This series of articles will outline the basics of how Disney Vacation Club … Read more

Guide to Planning Your 2024 Disney Vacation: What You Need To Know

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Planning a Disney vacation can be overwhelming, even for the pros, and Walt Disney World is always changing, so whether you visited last year or last decade, things are going to be different this time around. In this article, we’ll give you advice about trip planning, as well as some of the important things that … Read more

Disney Vacation Club ROFR: What Is It and Why Is Now a Great Time to Buy?

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Disney’s Right of First Refusal (ROFR) is always a hot-button topic in the DVC realm. Especially in the post-COVID era, things have been harder to predict but we have seen some trends worth watching. But what exactly is Right of First Refusal? We’ll explain, and then go into the details about the trends we’re seeing. … Read more

Disney Tickets in 2024 – Park Hopper vs. One Park Per Day Tickets

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As 2024 unfolds, with the relaxation of the Park Hopper restrictions, the debate between Disney’s Park Hopper and the One Park Per Day Ticket takes center stage, with a spotlight on the benefits of park hopping and the convenience of letting experts like Be Our Guest Vacations handle the intricate details. Disney Tickets in 2024 … Read more

How Does Disney Vacation Club (DVC) Work? Volume 3: DVC Basics – Use Years, Banking, and Borrowing

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Welcome to the third in a series of articles introducing newbies to Disney Vacation Club. Many vacationers, especially Orlando vacationers, shudder at the mention of a timeshare. And while DVC is a timeshare, it’s unlike a traditional timeshare in almost every way. This series of articles will outline the basics of how Disney Vacation Club … Read more

World of DVC’s 10 Days of Enchanted Deals Fully Revealed, Valid Through December 22

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At the end of November, we told you about World of DVC’s 10 Days of Enchanted Deals. Now that it’s December 10, all 10 deals have finally been revealed, but if you want to take advantage of any of these deals from our friends at from DVC Resale Market or DVC Rental Store, you’ll need to hurry … Read more

How to Get the Best Deal when Booking Your 2025 Disney Cruise Line Vacation

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This post contains sponsored content from Be Our Guest Vacations. Help support WDWNT by using the links in this article to book your next cruise with our sponsors, Be Our Guest Vacations. Whether you want to cruise on the brand new Disney Treasure, or want to visit Disney Cruise Line’s newest destination, Lighthouse Point, or … Read more