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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

4) Crowds Disney is well-attended, which is code for super crowded—especially during the first two weeks of January, during Spring Break and Easter, the months of June, July and August, the latter half of October, the latter half of November, and mid-December through the first week of January. Know that if you go during these times, you will encounter crowds. ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

Rain at Disney

5) Inclement weather No matter your choice in vacation destination, weather will almost always play a role in your trip. Disney World is no different. In fact, because of the climate in central Florida, you can expect frequent rain showers in the warmer months, somewhat unpredictable weather in cooler months and even the threat of hurricanes from July through November. ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

6) Cranky kids Kids love being in the parks. But there comes a time in each of our Disney trips when even the most low-maintenance child becomes cranky, moody and altogether out of sorts. Don’t let that take away from your trip. If you have little ones with you, lessen the amount of crankiness, tantrums and crying by doing the ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

7) Dehydration This monster hides inside the parks, searching for its next victim, especially during the warmer months of June, July and August. Guests come to the parks during the warm months—not because they relish the idea of baking themselves along Main Street, but because their kids are out of school for the summer. They know it will be warm; ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

8) Too much sugar This plague can hit any time in the parks—night or day. From Mickey-shaped ice cream sandwiches and Dole Whips to chocolate-covered bananas and caramel corn, all kinds of sweet and treats are readily available in the parks. As if the temptation weren’t bad enough, all those Disney World treats are actually very good. So one treat ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

9) Refurbs Disney means quality entertainment, always. In order to provide a quality experience for its Guests each and every time they visit, Disney conducts refurbishments of its attractions from time to time. Sometimes that means new paint, sometimes it means the addition of a new track and sometimes it means adding a new President. But it always means a ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

10) Sudden Stopping This isn’t a problem just at Walt Disney World, but somehow it seems to be an epidemic on days that are especially crowded. Chances are you’ll have it happen to you several times a day each time that you’re in a Disney Park. You’ll be walking to your next destination, glancing around a little, when suddenly the ...

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Beware of These 10 Things at Walt Disney World

There is no place on Earth more magical than Walt Disney World in central Florida. Happiness abounds, dreams become reality and grown-ups revisit their childhoods—all inside the gates of this wonderful world within our world. Fantasy lurks around every corner in each of the four theme parks, and a feeling overtakes you inside this magical place, assuring you that if ...

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12 Newest Walt Disney World Experiences You Must See

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1) Flight of Passage This new attraction inside Pandora is also wildly successful, and Guests are willing to wait in the stand-by queue for over three hours during peak times in the park, just for the chance to experience the feeling of flying on the back of a banshee through the Valley of Mo’ara. FastPass+ times are available, but they ...

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12 Newest Walt Disney World Experiences You Must See

2) Na’vi River Journey This attraction inside Pandora: The World of Avatar is one you can’t miss. Guests board reed boats and sail through a bioluminescent rain forest, searching for the Shaman of Songs. She is found toward the end of the ride, but the journey to get to her is one you won’t forget. Plants and wildlife from Pandora ...

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