Category Archives: Vacation Planning

Lee was On the Road With Mickey – Podcast

Mike Ellis and I have been friends and partners in Blogging (instead of crime) for many years now and have recently connected in a new way! I have guest-starred (as it were) on podcasts before but have never hosted one … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Along Interstate 75

“The ‘must-have’ Guide for your drive to and from Florida!” This is how Along I-75 is billed on the cover and I can say from personal experience that it’s that and so much more. Type: Soft cover Pages: 206 Publisher: … Continue reading

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SAVING MONEY For Your Disney Trip

Now I know you are probably going back to Disney to pick up even more treasures to add to your collection. And yes, some more memories too. But don’t rule out one of the best ways to generate capital to … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: The Ultimate Guide to an Affordable Disney World Vacation

– This publication has been provided by the Author for review – by Kevin Barry Publisher: Frugal Enterprises, LLC ISBN: 978-0-9974363-1-0 Pages: 122 Type: Soft Cover Size: 6″ x 9″ Synopsis: This book was written to help cut the costs … Continue reading

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Top Five Disney Weather Conditions

You’ve spent months planning the perfect Disney vacation. You’ve accounted for every possible contingency. You’ve packed enough stuff to outfit an expedition to the real Mount Everest. You’ve psyched your entire family into a Disney-induced preoccupation. And now you’ve arrived … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons for a Disney Store Vacation

There are vacations and there are vacations. There are cheap vacations and there are expensive vacations. There is also a saying: “A change is as good as a cure!” But just what is a vacation? And what is it supposed … Continue reading

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Why Wait in Long Disney Line-ups?

A: Because you’re crazy. B: Because you have no choice. C: Because it’s the only way to get into or onto an attraction. D: Because after you’ve read this post, you’ll realize it’s not that bad. E: All of the … Continue reading

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Family Adventure in Weeki Wachee Springs

Today I’m looking at the family adventures you could have in one of Florida’s most unusual theme parks: W E E K I     W A C H E E     S P R I N G S We’ve visited this State … Continue reading

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Good Neighbor Hotels: Howard Johnson

Are you ready for a vacation? Don’t want to spend a lot on an expensive on-property Disney hotel? Then a Good Neighbor hotel is for you! Good Neighbor Hotel: Howard Johnson We booked our reservations at the Howard Johnson through … Continue reading

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Canada’s Wonderland Vs. Disney Parks

Only one mountain, but it’s a doozy! When amusement parks go head to head, it’s very hard to pick a clear winner. Any determination will be highly subjective and depend entirely on the taste of the reviewer. The purpose of … Continue reading

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