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Tusker House Review

By: Megan@StraightAwayTravel Tusker House is a character dining restaurant located in the land of Africa in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. This African cuisine inspired restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  All meals include visits from the fabulous Mickey, Daisy, Donald, and Goofy dressed in their finest safari gear.  Now for the most important part … Read more

Why stay at the grand floridian

By: Megan@StraightAwayTravel This is THE resort everyone thinks of when they think of Disney and the resort you see in Disney advertisements! The Grand Floridian is themed like a Victorian California themed hotel. This resort has many amenities, but the most important being only a monorail, boat trip, or scenic walk away from the Magic … Read more

western caribbean cruise on disney CRUISE LINE

The Ports of Call are outstanding! Cozumel, Mexico– Amazing coral reefs encircle Cozumel, making this Mexican island an ideal spot to snorkel or dive. Full of marine biodiversity, Cozumel Reefs National Park is a great place for scuba divers of all levels! You can also enjoy the beautiful turquoise water from one of the island’s … Read more

What? Food on cruises CAN BE delicious!

By: Megan@StraightAwayTravel When I used to think of cruises, I would think of wonderful ports of call, awesome entertainment, and mediocre food. Fast forward a couple of years to my first Disney cruise and my opinion changed on what food can be like on a cruise!  When you cruise on a Disney ship you will … Read more

What are the musts to put in your park bag?

By: Megan at Straight Away Travel When my children were stroller age, I ALWAYS overpacked my Park bag because I did not have to carry it! Fast forward a couple of years, the stroller is gone, and now I physically carry my Park bag. The key for any Park bag is to keep it as … Read more

Day 4- Scavenger Hunt with Spelling!

Staycation Fun Day 4 – Scavenger Hunt with Spelling This activity is part of the Staycation Fun contest that runs from March 22nd through March 26th. The winner each day will receive a $100.00 gift card to their next vacation of choice.  Your options are Disney, Universal Studios, Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Princess Cruise … Read more

Day 3- Your Favorite Disney Character

Staycation Fun Day 3 – Favorite Disney Character This activity is part of the Staycation Fun contest that runs from March 22nd through March 26th. The winner each day will receive a $100.00 gift card to their next vacation of choice.  Your options are Disney, Universal Studios, Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Princess Cruise Line, … Read more

Day 2- Indoor Family School Breaks!

Staycation Fun Day 2 – Three indoor family activities This activity is part of the Staycation Fun contest that runs from March 22nd through March 26th. The winner each day will receive a $100.00 gift card to their next vacation of choice.  Your options are Disney, Universal Studios, Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Princess Cruise … Read more

Day 1- Scavenger Hunt!

Staycation Fun Day 1 – Scavenger Hunt This activity is part of the Staycation Fun contest that runs from March 22nd through March 26th. The winner each day will receive a $100.00 gift card to their next vacation of choice.  Your options are Disney, Universal Studios, Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Princess Cruise Line, Norwegian … Read more

Star Wars, Galaxy’s Edge Review

Bright Suns Everyone! That is what they say when you enter Batuu which means good morning and it IS a good morning when you visit Star Wars’ Galaxy’s Edge in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. I am not a Star Wars buff and expected to not be overly or wildly excited to see all of the Star … Read more