7. Shop Smart: Just because the park is closed does not mean that the stores are. While everyone else stampedes for the exit, step into one of the major stores. Now is also a great time to grab a sweet treat! I like to think of this as bonus time, and I can shop for gifts or souvenirs without doing during the day when I could be experiencing other attractions. When you’re done shopping, chances are the lines for boats, buses, or Monorails will be substantially shorter.
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