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Posted by on Feb 21, 2013

Planning for Disney World with a party of 10!

By: Jersey Diva Disney World did not know what hit them the first week of December.  Jersey parents (2), Jersey sister and her family (4) and Jersey Diva and my family (4) arrived in Disney on December 1.  As I mentioned in my last article, I was the primary trip planner.  Trying to take everyone’s interests and ages into consideration was a bit tough, but I think it all worked out well.  Day #1We arrived at our hotel, Pop Century, got our rooms and had some lunch.  After lunch, we hopped a bus to Animal Kingdom.  None of us had ever been there and we knew it was a park we didn’t really want to spend a whole day in, so it made for a perfect “day we arrive” park.  Unfortunately, Expedition Everest and Kilimanjaro Safaris were both closed that day so we weren’t really left with much to do.  We did have a reservation for the Tusker House, which we were all less than thrilled with, so after dinner we...

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Posted by on Jun 9, 2012

25 things you must do at Disney World before you die!

Author: Disney Diva Are you wondering what’s LEFT for you to do at Disney World? Here’s my top 25 things to try at Disney World before you die! Click on any words underlined to learn more about the challenge! 1. Eat a Dole Whip from Aloha Isle in Adventureland2. Be IN a street-performers aka “Streetmosphere” show at the Boardwalk or in one of the parks3. Listen to the Holiday storytellers in each country in Epcot4. Watch the fireworks from the top of the Contemporary.5. Let Tinkerbelle fly over your head when Wishes! fireworks starts6. Eat a $50.00 steak at the California Grill7. Run/Walk a runDisney race through a park8. Stay in a Deluxe Resort on the Monorail Loop9. Watch a Make a Wish Family meet a character! (bring tissue)10. Find the paint brush on Tom Sawyers Island11. Ride ALL the mountains in one day: Everest, Big Thunder, Space, & Splash.12. Ask a cast member if you can “drive” the riverboat. 13. Crow with Peter Pan14. Try to give the...

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Posted by on Jan 3, 2012

Run @ Disney

Are you an experienced runner looking for some thing NEW to do on your next Disney vacation? Maybe you resolved to be more active or lose weight and are looking for a little motivation? Check out these links and Run with the Disney Diva Team. 2012 runDisney Races Overview Disney Kids’ Races Disney Relay Races Disney Races with Strollers Expedition Everest Goofy’s Race and a Half Family Fiesta 5K with the 3 Caballeros Halloween 5K Jeff Galloway Training Plans for Disney races & videos Mickey Mile Never Land Family Fun Run 5K Princess Half Marathon Royal Family 5K Tinkerbelle Half Marathon (Disneyland) Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-miler WDW official runDisney site Walt Disney World Marathon Walt Disney World Half Marathon Wine and Dine Half...

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