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Holiday Inn Resort Lake Buena Vista Review

The Nice Sized Pool at the Resort

The Holiday Inn Resort Lake Buena Vista is located just across the street from the Downtown Disney entrance to Walt Disney World. The main gates are less than a mile away from the resort making it a great choice if you’re looking a close but offsite hotel to stay at.

I enjoyed my long weekend stay here during the Walt Disney World marathon weekend, it’s proximity to the property made getting to/from the race and events much easier. I didn’t actually pick this resort from the beginning of my planning(more on that later) but was happy that I ended up staying here.

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Today Only: $40 off $100 Disney Resorts with Travelocity


Edit 6/30: This offer has expired

Travelocity is running a special promotion today that gives you $40 off of a hotel booking of $100 or more or a 40% discount. The catch is that you must book through their mobile app and use the coupon code MOBILE40 when checking out. Obviously they’re trying to boost the usage of their mobile app but this can be a good deal if you’re looking to book today. The great thing about this promotion is that you can use the coupon code to book Disney resort hotels! [click to continue…]

Starwood Preferred Guest 30,000 Point Offer is Back

Starwood Preferred Guest

One of my favorite, if not my number one favorite point earning credit card is the Starwood Preferred Guest credit card from American Express. The card is the only one that earns Starpoints – probably the most valuable point currency out there today. American Express just increased the sign up offer to 30,000 points after hitting $5,000 spend in 6 months.

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Save Up To 35% On Walt Disney World Resorts This Summer


Disney today released a summer discount of up to 35% off resort rooms for stays most nights from 6/15/14 – 8/28/14.  Like most of the other discounts released the higher percentages off are on the more expensive resorts with the value resorts getting just a 15% discount or 20% on 6 nights are more.

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5 Cheapest Times to go to Disney World

Cheapest TImes Disney

Timing your trip to Disney World can have a huge impact on the cost, crowds, weather and overall enjoyment of your trip.  For this post I’m going to focus on the times of year that will keep costs the lowest with a secondary look at the crowd levels during those times.  The highest variable costs for your Disney trip will be

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