Archive for April, 2008

Thunderbirds Fly Over WDW

by on April 7, 2008

Recently the Thunderbird were in town for an air show and subsequently took the time for a few dramatic flyovers of Walt Disney World.


The Magic Kingdom and Epcot each had the jets make several passes overhead in formation to the delight of guests on the ground. Images courtesy Disney.


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Stroller and ECV Rental Price Increases

by on April 6, 2008

Effective Sunday, April 6, the following price increases are in effect for stroller and ECV rentals in WDW:

The cost of a single stroller increases from $10 to $15 per day.

Double stroller costs go from $18 to $31 per day.

Motorized ECV costs increase from $35 to $45.

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Free Dining Dates and Deluxe Dining Offer

by on April 6, 2008

The travel dates for Disney’s Free Dining offer are August 24 to September 20, 2008.

In addition, we hear that guests will be able to upgrade to the Deluxe Dining Plan, and receive the value of the regular Dining Plan as credit against that cost.

Magic Your Way Package FREE Dining Plan

FREE Disney Dining Plan
3 night minimum length of stay – 14 night maximum

Booking Dates:
4/07/08 – 6/22/08 – Disney Visa Card Holders
4/10/08 – 6/22/08 – For General Public

Travel Dates: 8/24/08 – 9/20/08

*Offer available for stays most nights 8/24/08-9/20/08. Availability is
limited and certain restrictions apply. Tickets are for one Theme Park per day and
must be used within 14 days of first use. No group rates or other discounts
apply.

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Attention Apple Employees: We Need Your Help

by on April 6, 2008

If any Apple employee can help expedite our iPhone developer license application, please drop me a line: len@touringplans.com.

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Crowd Calendar Updated with October EMH

by on April 2, 2008

The Crowd Calendar has been updated with October’s Extra Magic Hour schedule.

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