How Walt Disney World Takes Care of Guests in Hurricane Weather

Hurricane Ian appears poised to disrupt Walt Disney World visits this week. Obviously, vacations aren’t at the forefront of our thoughts as we worry about friends and loved ones in Florida and other impacted parts of North America. Still, many of you likely wonder how Walt Disney World takes care of guests in hurricane weather. […]

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Let’s Explore the West Coast Options for DVC Members

The West Coast hosts two of DVC’s finest properties, and a third is coming next year. So let’s explore the West Coast options for Disney Vacation Club members. The Grand Californian Comes with Hidden Benefits Many Disney fans don’t appreciate the history of Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa. To date, it’s the only Disneyland […]

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DVC Math 101 Does Buying 2042 DVC Contracts Still Make Sense?

When the Disney Vacation Club program debuted in 1991, people circled a date on their calendars. It wasn’t for another 51 years, though. On January 31st, 2042, some DVC resort ownership interests will expire. That’s less than 20 years from now, which may cause you to wonder. Does buying a DVC contract with a 2042 […]

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Best Places to Stay for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Two months from now, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party makes its triumphant return after a three-year absence. Last year, DVC fans enjoyed Disney After Hours Boo Bash instead, and we all liked it well enough. Let’s be honest, though. It just wasn’t the same. We’re happy to have the real deal back for 2022, and it’s […]

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DVC Resorts with the Best Logistics

Let’s admit the truth. Nobody likes riding the buses at Disney theme parks. They’re mercurial at best and infuriating at worst. You simply cannot count on the buses in a do-or-die situation. Of course, that’s a problem now that you’re paying for Disney Genie+ and Lightning Lane reservations. So, you should start getting ahead of […]

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The Night the Lights Went Out at Disney

Guests at the Polynesian this week will have plenty of stories to tell their friends. They’re having quite the strange vacation. Allow me to explain. Power Outage A few nights ago, I read a social media post that swore the power was out at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. The same individual claimed that the Transportation […]

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Everything you need to know about returning attractions and Magic Key Lawsuit

Hello everyone! We’ve got plenty happening and in and around the parks. Here’s what Disney Vacation Club fans need to know about returning attractions and *sigh* COVID in Orange County, Florida. The New Indiana Jones Quick! Name the oldest attraction still remaining at Disney’s Hollywood Studios! Technically, this one’s something of a trick question at […]

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Holiday Festivities Return at Disney Parks

We all hated 2020 and never want to think about it again, even though that’s all but impossible. Part of our frustration as DVC members stems from how much the pandemic disrupted our annual holiday plans. Many of us spend Christmas at Walt Disney World and/or Disneyland each year, but we couldn’t/didn’t in 2020. Thankfully, […]

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5 Reasons to Buy a DVC at Boulder Ridge and 2 Reasons to Look Elsewhere

The Disney Vacation Club (DVC) operates 15 different resorts and has two more that will debut over the next few years. With so many options for your Home Resort, you will likely wonder which one is best. In this continuing series, we discuss the pros and cons of each one. This time, we’re heading over […]

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DVC Resale Market’s Disney Parks News for February 2019

In last month’s news, we led with a story about changes to the 2020 DVC Points Chart. This month, we’ll lead with an update to that situation. We’ve also got a lot of new information about Disney’s Riviera Resort, so this month’s DVC News is relevant to all current and future members. Let’s see what’s […]

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