How Does the New Lightning Lane Service Impact DVC Members?

Disney shocked many fans when it announced in late June that its Genie+ service would be changed to the Lightning Lane Multi Pass, and Individual Lightning Lanes would become Lightning Lane Single Pass as of July 24, 2024.  Here’s why the changes can be both good and bad for DVC Members.   You Can Book Selections […]

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Why Disney Favors Expansion Towers

Have you paid attention to a recent Disney Vacation Club trend? In 2023, The Villas at Disneyland Hotel opened as an expansion tower near the historic Disneyland Hotel. Later this year, the Island Tower at Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows will debut.  In between those events, Disney has rebooted The Cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness […]

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Which DVC Resort Should You Pick at Disneyland Resort?

Eventually, all Disney fans inevitably make a trip to The Happiest Place on Earth. Disneyland Resort is the place that created the entire theme park industry, and a visit here often feels like a homecoming for DVC members.  For many years, we only had one option when we wanted to visit Disneyland. Thankfully, the situation […]

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What DisneylandForward Means to DVC Members

Several highly motivated Anaheim residents just learned that you can’t fight city hall. Despite several acrimonious Planning Commission and City Council meetings, Anaheim residents woke up on Wednesday, May 8th, to learn that Disneyland Resort will expand soon.  DisneylandForward won a 7-0 vote from Anaheim’s City Council, ensuring that Disney will spend at least $1.9 […]

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DVC Debate Annual Passes vs Standard Admission

As Disney Vacation Club members, we have different concerns from standard Disney tourists. We play the long game, and we must consider factors that rarely impact infrequent Disney guests. Today, I’d like to discuss an ongoing DVC debate. Which should you choose, annual passes or standard admission, and when does each one make sense? Let’s […]

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What to Consider with the Three Kinds of DVC Vacations

One of the best parts of the Disney Vacation Club program is the way it provides members with flexibility. DVC ownership entitles travelers to select between three different trip options.  Members can book a trip at a Walt Disney World resort, a Disneyland resort, or a beachy location that isn’t near a theme park. So, […]

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What Are the Main Considerations When Booking a DVC Room?

I view DVC Points the same way as a canteen in the desert. They’re a precious resource that must be treasured. I feel like I’m missing the point of DVC if I’m reckless with my usage.  So, I put a great deal of thought into where to stay and the best ways to distribute my […]

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Here Are DVC Highlights of 2023

As the calendar turns to 2024, people often look back to review the past year. For Disney Vacation Club members, 2023 signified the turn of a new page after three frustrating years. We were no longer beholden to health reports and could instead live our lives.  Not coincidentally, Disney parks proved quite popular, and many […]

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Disney Announces Disneyland After Dark 2024 Details

While all Disney after-hours events are great, a few matter more to Disney fans. One of the perennial favorites is Disneyland After Dark. We love that park officials are willing to mess around with the formula each year. Disney announced next year’s schedule and some dining package details, and you’re about to grin from ear […]

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runDisney Announces 2024 and 2025 Races

I’ve got great news, runDisney fans! Disney just announced the dates for its 2024 and 2025 runDisney events. So, let’s talk fun runs! What Is runDisney? You’re likely familiar with runDisney by now, even if you’ve never participated in one. During these runDisney events, Disney opens its parks early, but it’s not for guests to […]

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