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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

9. Don’t bring weapons (or anything that looks like one) into the parks. It sounds like this should be a no-brainer. Weapons and Disney World? The two don’t go together in any way. But concealed handgun and open-carry legislation is changing in many states, and people visiting the parks, especially for the first time, may not realize that absolutely no ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

10. Don’t jump the queue. Yes, it can be very crowded at Walt Disney World, and the best way to see and feel how crowded the parks are on any particular day is to stand in line for an attraction. Warm temperatures, rain, crying babies—all can be reasons you might want to jump in front of someone else in line, ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

11. Don’t use a selfie stick in the parks. In 2015, Disney World issued a restriction on the use of selfie sticks inside the parks, no matter where you are. Previously, there was a restriction on them while on certain attractions, but growing safety concerns for both Cast Members and Guests led Disney to the decision to ban them across ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

12. Don’t impersonate a character. Everyone loves Disney characters, and most of us even have a few who we consider our favorites. All over the parks, you’ll see children, especially little girls, dressed as their favorite Disney characters, often Belle, Cinderella, Aurora, Tiana and Jasmine. But adults and teens in the parks will have to find other ways to honor ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World. It’s a place where dreams really do come true. A place where even adults can become children again. You can ride through the Seven Dwarfs’ mine in a mining cart and fly on a magic carpet through the street markets of Agrabah. Or take a flight over the Valley of Mo’ara on the back of a banshee, ...

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10 Things You Must Know About Walt Disney World

So, you finally did it. You’ve talked about it for months. Maybe years. You dreamed of the day it would all finally fit into place—the savings, the time off from work, the kids’ ages. You’ve gotten close to doing it before, but something always came up. Something changed your mind. Maybe you weren’t ready. Maybe husband and wife couldn’t agree ...

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11 Ways to Do Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom Like a Pro

Does your vacation bucket list include going on safari, photographing lions up close, experiencing the beauty of elephants as they roam the savanna, counting the spots on giraffes as they feast on acacia trees, taking a trip back in time to observe an extinct dinosaur, playing games at a roadside carnival, scaling a magnificent mountain in search of the legendary ...

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12 Tips For Doing Walt Disney World With A Special Needs Child

Rebekah B. Walt Disney World is the most magical place on Earth. You can visit this fascinating resort just outside of Orlando, Florida, and all in a day’s time, you can be a princess, meet a prince, have lunch with Mickey, fly to Neverland, mine diamonds with the Seven Dwarfs, voyage into space and kiss Cinderella’s Castle goodnight! And Disney ...

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