WDW Prep To Go Podcast

Welcome to WDW Prep To Go which was voted “Most Informative Podcast” in the Disney Podcast Awards and is in the top 10% of all podcasts on iTunes!

The podcast is called “…To Go” because it’s easy to take it with you. Here are ways you can subscribe:

She won a Disney World trip. Now what?   PREP062 from WDWPrepSchool.comA new reader named Judy just recently won a Disney World trip and wasn’t sure where to begin so we had a chat to help her work through the planning.

I also have a quick tip with information on figuring out which restaurants you can expect to be on the Disney Dining Plan in the future.

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My October trip report   PREP061 from WDWPrepSchool.comI just returned from a Disney World trip full of bucket list items and each night, I recorded audio recapping the day. Today, I have all of those clips included in my trip report.

I also have a quick tip with a way to access your My Disney Experience info regardless of whether or not you have an internet connection.

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Disney World is driving me crazy   PREP060 from WDWPrepSchool.comDisney World has been making too many unpleasant changes and performing crazy tests and it’s driving me crazy for people who are traveling in late 2014.

Today, I have some rants about those things as well as some proposed solutions to some of them.

I also have a quick tip of the day on getting Free Dining for 2015.

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Is Memory Maker worth it?   PREP059 from WDWPrepSchool.comLots of people are trying to decide if the $149 pre-purchase price of Memory Maker is worth it for their trips.

Today, I have some thoughts to help you decide.

I also have a quick tip about adding items to My Disney Experience that aren’t automatically linked.

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My favorite 1 week Disney World trip plan   PREP058 from WDWPrepSchool.comIf somebody asked me what the best-of-the-best plans were for a family trip to Disney World, today’s 1-week plan would be it. It has all of my favorite overall resorts, dining locations and special touches that I think most families will enjoy.

I also have a quick tip of the day about what you can order when you make a dining reservation.

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A magical first timer interview   PREP057 from WDWPrepSchool.comToday’s interview is with a first-timer named Cindy who I talked to before and after her September 2014 trip. There were surprises, great plans, magical moments, unexpected challenges and great memories.

I also have a quick tip of the day about a way to snag difficult FastPass+ reservations less than 60 days before your trip.

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Souvenir shopping on Disney World trips   PREP056 from WDWPrepSchool.comOne big part of many people’s trip budgets is for souvenirs so today I’ve got info on where to shop, what to buy and some tips.

I also have a quick tip of the day for people who are nervous about knowing how to use the My Disney Experience site or app when it’s time to make dining or FastPass+ reservations.

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Details of my 6 step Disney World planning process   PREP055 from WDWPrepSchool.comI often mention my 6 step planning process but have never had a podcast about the details of each step. Today, I discuss that and have a free download to help you work through the process.

I also have a quick tip about people attending one of the parties who want to use FastPass+.

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Special Disney World parties and events (and if theyre worth it)   PREP054 from WDWPrepSchool.comThere are several special events and parties held at Disney World that you might want to do during your trip.

Today, I have info on each of those, including what each event includes, how much it costs (if anything), if I think it’s worth it and the best times to go to each.

I also have a quick tip if you’d like to enjoy the fireworks from the special parties without attending the event.

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Disney World with older kids   PREP053 from WDWPrepSchool.comMost Disney World info focuses on families with little ones, but how do you do put together a trip plan for older kids?

I have info for you today on doing that, including when to go, where to stay and places to eat.

I also have a quick tip on using Disney gift cards on your trip and a way to save money when you purchase them.

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