Birnbaum s 2017 Walt Disney World For Kids

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484737784
Release Date: 2016-09-20
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In the 2017 edition of Birnbaum's Walt Disney World for Kids, we'll tell young readers how to: -- Join the vacation-planning fun, with kid-friendly descriptions of all the theme park shows and attractions, including maps, photos, colorful illustrations, and more. -- Experience a whole new land at Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park: Pandora-The World of AVATAR, featuring a thrilling attraction called AVATAR Flight of Passage. In it, guests of all ages fly on a Banshee over a vast alien world. -- Discover new theme park offerings-including Epcot's interactive sing-along with Frozen's Anna and Elsa and a high-flying new attraction called Soarin' Around the World; plus Animal Kingdom park's new spectacular called Rivers of Light. The nighttime show features live performances, floating lanterns, and swirling animal images on giant screens of water! -- Awaken the Force at Walt Disney World! Disney's Hollywood Studios is getting a new name and has a brand-new Star Wars seasonal event: Seasons of the Force. It offers kid-pleasing shows and entertainment-including a fireworks extravaganza with a Star Wars theme. The park also boasts a revised Star Tours -The Adventures Continue attraction (which incorporates characters from the blockbuster film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and a re-imagined Jedi Training Academy that introduces a new villain from the Disney XD series Star Wars Rebels. -- See which attractions belong on many kid's "must-see" list." -- Meet favorite Disney characters and collect autographs from Mickey, Minnie, Anna, Elsa, Goofy and the gang-there are special autograph pages at the back of the book! -- Get advice from young Disney experts-kids like you. The book is filled with kid-written tips and attraction reviews. -- Hunt for dozens of Hidden Mickeys spread through all four Walt Disney World theme parks. -- Preserve magical memories in a special scrapbook section.

Birnbaum s 2018 Walt Disney World

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484773780
Release Date: 2017-09-19
Genre: Travel

As Walt Disney World continues to grow and evolve, trust Birnbaum as your guide! The 2018 edition delves into detailed descriptions of all attractions, resorts, and eateries; offers money-saving coupons and strategies to maximize your vacation budget; and includes a peek into what's new: -Happy 20th birthday, Disney's Animal Kingdom: read about the debut of the theme park's newest land, Pandora-World of AVATAR; a schedule of extended-hour nights featuring Sunset Safaris, Tree of Life "awakenings," and the water-based extravaganza "The Rivers of Light"; booking a table at Tiffins, a new eatery that has garnered rave reviews, or snagging a seat at the adjacent Nomad Lounge. -The Force grows stronger at Disney's Hollywood Studios every day: read about the ongoing construction of the highly anticipated Star Wars Land; Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular, a vibrant and dramatic pyrotechnic evening fireworks display; and Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple. -What's it like to be a toy in Andy's backyard? You'll soon find out at Disney's Hollywood Studios brand-new area known as Toy Story Land! Birnbaum offers a first-look at the new Slinky Dog Coaster and what else to expect when this 11-acre play land is complete. -Make way for the Muppets! In addition to their growing presence at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Kermit and company now offer Muppet-ational moments in the Magic Kingdom park. Birnbaum sheds light on where and when to catch their hysterical-and historical-antics. -Epcot's newly-expanded International Food and Wine Festival. Cheers! -Typhoon Lagoon's newest water park attraction: Miss Fortune Falls, a water-raft ride is for the whole family! -Disney Cruise Line weighs anchor a mere 50 miles from Walt Disney World, making a surf-and-turf vacation a tempting possibility for many a Disney guest. A special Birnbaum "bonus" chapter guides guests from possibility to reality, laying out all the details for pairing a Disney Cruise with a visit to Walt Disney World.

Birnbaum s 2017 Walt Disney World

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484737776
Release Date: 2016-09-20
Genre: Travel

As Walt Disney World continues to grow and evolve, trust Birnbaum to guide you through it all. -- Disney's Animal Kingdom is completing its 14-acre growth spurt-the largest expansion in Walt Disney World theme park history. Turn to Birnbaum for details on all the latest additions to this park's immersive celebration of nature. Among them: • Pandora-The World of AVATAR, set to open in 2017, invites guests to a land themed to the blockbuster film AVATAR. The 2017 edition of Birnbaum's Official Guide to Walt Disney World explores this escapist realm that includes a glowing forest, floating mountains, flying Banshees, and a bona fide "E-Ticket" attraction: AVATAR Flight of Passage. • Sunset Safaris: A new nighttime adventure takes over the popular Kilimanjaro Safaris attraction. Birnbaum offers insight on how to make the most of an evening visit to Animal Kingdom and experience the magically extended orange glow of the setting sun. • Animal Kingdom now offers its own version of a Disney park "kiss good night" with the brand-new after-dark extravaganza known as Rivers of Light. Birnbaum sheds light on this combination of live performances, water screens, swirling animal images, and floating lanterns-taking place on and around the Discovery River. -- The Force continues to gain strength at Walt Disney World. In addition to a sneak-peek at Star Wars Land, currently under construction at Disney's Hollywood-themed park, Birnbaum gives the low-down on all the current fun, courtesy of Darth Vader and company. • Fireworks have blasted back into the Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Birnbaum explains where and when to view the seasonally presented Star Wars-themed pyrotechnic display. • Do your youngsters fancy themselves proud Padawans? We can direct them to the all-new Jedi Training Company, where they can learn to harness the Force, wield a light saber, and fight the Dark Side. -- What's it like to be a toy in Andy's backyard? WDW guests will find out soon - Toy Story Land is on its way! Birnbaum offers a first look at what to expect when this new 11-acre play land is complete. -- Put on your dancing shoes - Club Disney is a lively new dance party where the "walls come alive with classic Disney animation." We'll tell you where to find it! -- Get the scoop on new and newly-enhanced theme park shows and attractions, including Epcot's beloved Soarin', recently re-imagined and now known as Soarin' Around the World, plus Frozen Ever After, the wildly popular new family-friendly dark ride that transports guests to Elsa's Ice Palace and other Arendelle must-sees. -- Speaking of Anna and Elsa, we'll tell you the best way to meet them and even belt out "Let It Go" and other Frozen favorites with the revered royal duo. -- Disney Cruise Line weighs anchor a mere 50 miles from Walt Disney World, making a surf-and-turf vacation a tempting possibility for many a Disney guest. A special Birnbaum "bonus" chapter guides guests from possibility to reality, laying out all the details for pairing a Disney Cruise with a visit to Walt Disney World.

Birnbaum s 2018 Walt Disney World For Kids

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484773799
Release Date: 2017-09-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In the 2018 edition, we'll tell young readers how to: -Join the vacation-planning fun, with kid-friendly descriptions of all the theme park shows and attractions, including maps, photos, colorful illustrations, and more. -Mingle with the Muppets in the Magic Kingdom's Liberty Square! Kermit and company present historic tales there every day. This park also has a new musical show at Cinderella Castle: Mickey's Friendship Faire! -Experience Pandora-The World of AVATAR, the brand-new land at Disney's Animal Kingdom's. It features a magical boat ride and a thrilling attraction called AVATAR Flight of Passage. In it, guests of all ages fly on a Banshee over an alien world. -Discover new theme park offerings-including Epcot's Colortopia, Soarin' Around the World, and Frozen Ever After; Disney's Animal Kingdom's new spectacular called Rivers of Light, a nighttime show with live performances, floating lanterns, and swirling animal images on giant screens of water! -Meet favorite Disney characters and collect autographs from Mickey, Minnie, Anna, Elsa, Joy, Sadness, Goofy, and the gang-there are special autograph pages at the back of the book! -Get advice from young Disney experts-kids like you. The book is filled with kid-written tips and attraction reviews. -Hunt for dozens of Hidden Mickeys spread through all four Walt Disney World theme parks. -Preserve magical memories in a special scrapbook section.

Birnbaum s 2018 Disneyland Resort

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484773772
Release Date: 2017-09-19
Genre: Travel

As the Disneyland Resort continues to grow and evolve, trust Birnbaum as your guide! The 2018 edition delves into detailed descriptions of all attractions, resorts, and eateries; offers money-saving coupons and strategies to maximize your vacation budget; and includes a peek into what's new: -The Force is strong at Disneyland Resort-and it is getting even more powerful! In addition to a look at the 14-acre Star Wars Land, currently under construction at Disneyland park, Birnbaum gives the low-down on all the current fun, courtesy of Darth Vader and company. -The rivers are flowing again! Beloved Disneyland attractions on and around The Rivers of America have reopened. (They were temporarily shuttered while Imagineers worked on areas of the upcoming Star Wars Land). The fun zones include Tom Sawer Island, the Mark Twain Riverboat, Sailing Ship Columbia, Davy Crockett Explorer Canoes, The Disneyland Railroad, and the beloved nighttime extravaganza, Fantasmic! -We'll tell you all about the new experiences to look for at Disney California Adventure park, too: a thrilling new ride has debuted in Hollywood Land: Guardians of the Galaxy-Mission BREAKOUT!; a re-imagined version of this beloved attraction: Soarin' Around the World; and a brand-new musical show based on the hit film Frozen at the Hyperion Theatre. -A visit to Disneyland Resort isn't complete without meeting The Mouse and his pals. We'll give updated information on where and when to find the Big Cheese and the ever-growing cast of Disney characters; and how to enjoy a meal alongside beloved Disney friends. -Birnbaum's Official Guide to Disneyland is crammed with more Hot Tips and full-color photos than ever before. -Ready, set, run! It seems the Disneyland Marathon and other special running events get more popular each year. Birnbaum covers the fast-growing phenomenon.

Birnbaum s 2016 Walt Disney World For Kids

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484720334
Release Date: 2015-09-29
Genre: Travel

Birnbaum is the most respected and well-known name in Disney guides--and the only official guide. This updated edition of Birnbaum's Walt Disney World Resort For Kids takes younger readers through Disney's biggest resort from the peer's eye of a child. What to look for in 2016: • Help plan a trip to Walt Disney World, with detailed descriptions of theme park shows and attractions, maps, photos, and more. • Join Ana, Elsa and Olaf for a Frozen adventure in a brand-new Epcot attraction! • Experience new theme park shows and attractions, including the Magic Kingdom's popular new parades: Festival of Fantasy and Move It! Shake it! Dance and Play It! • Decide which attractions belong on every kid's "can't miss list." • Use the Force and become a junior Jedi knight at Disney's Hollywood Studios • Get advice from young Disney experts -- kids like you! The book is filled with kid-written tips and attraction reviews. • Go on a happy hunt for "hidden Mickeys" in every Walt Disney World theme park • Reader scan share thoughts and advice about all things Disney World by completing a "Reade rReview" survey after a WDW trip. • Preserve magical memories in a special scrapbook section. • Meet favorite Disney characters and collect autographs from Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and all the gang.

The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2018

Author: Bob Sehlinger
Publisher: The Unofficial Guides
ISBN: 9781628090680
Release Date: 2017-08-08
Genre: Travel

THE trusted source of information for a successful Walt Disney World vacation Compiled and written by a team of experienced researchers whose work has been cited by such diverse sources as USA Today and Operations Research Forum, The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World digs deeper and offers more than any other guide. The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2018 explains how Walt Disney World works and how to use that knowledge to make every minute and every dollar of your vacation count. With advice that is direct, prescriptive, and detailed, it takes the guesswork out of travel by unambiguously rating and ranking everything from hotels, restaurants, and attractions to rental car companies. With an Unofficial Guide in hand, and authors Bob Sehlinger and Len Testa as guides, find out what’s available in every category, from best to worst, and use step-by-step detailed plans to help make the most of your time at Walt Disney World.

The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2017

Author: Bob Sehlinger
Publisher: Unofficial Guides
ISBN: 9781628090536
Release Date: 2016-07-18
Genre: Travel

Compiled and written by a team of experienced researchers whose work has been cited by such diverse sources as USA Today and Operations Research Forum, The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World digs deeper and offers more than any other guide. The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World explains how Walt Disney World works and how to use that knowledge to make every minute and every dollar of your vacation count. With advice that is direct, prescriptive, and detailed, it takes the guesswork out of travel by unambiguously rating and ranking everything from hotels, restaurants, and attractions to rental car companies. With an Unofficial Guide in hand, and authors Bob Sehlinger and Len Testa as guides, find out what's available in every category, from best to worst, and use step-by-step detailed plans to help make the most of your time at Walt Disney World.

Birnbaum s 2015 Walt Disney World For Kids

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1423194136
Release Date: 2014-09-23
Genre: Travel

Presents a guide to the different sections of Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, including the Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom and Typhoon Lagoon, with sidebars containing tips and reviews by young readers. Original.

Birnbaum s Walt Disney World

Author: Stephen Birnbaum
Publisher: Hyperion Books
ISBN: 1562829467
Release Date: 1992-01-01
Genre: Family recreation

Featuring all the latest information available on America's hottest holiday destination, this official guide covers all there is to do and see in the Magic Kingdom, EPCOT Center, and the Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park (and the best ways to see and do them). Four-color throughout.

The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World Trivia

Author: Susan Veness
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440568954
Release Date: 2013-10-02
Genre: Travel

Test your knowledge of Disney's little-known facts and history! You've been to Disney World hundreds of times and can rattle off the entire spiel for the Jungle Cruise from memory, but how much do you really know about these imaginative theme parks and their attractions? From the fastest rides and the tallest sculptures to the parks' enchanting history and hidden gems, this trivia challenge doesn't miss a single detail - no matter how small. Full of Disney's best-kept secrets and facts, you will spend hours racking your brain trying to figure out answers to questions such as, "What is the name of the award Walt Disney created for special Cast Members?" and "What is so special about the dentures Dr. Winch is promoting at Country Bear Jamboree?" A treasure trove of challenging Disney World trivia, this book is guaranteed to stump even the biggest Mickey Mouse fan!

The Unofficial Guide to Disney Cruise Line 2018

Author: Len Testa
Publisher: The Unofficial Guides
ISBN: 9781628090802
Release Date: 2017-12-12
Genre: Travel

Your no-nonsense, consumer-oriented guide to Disney's Cruise Line The Unofficial Guide to the Disney Cruise Line by with Erin Foster, Laurel Stewart, and Ritchey Halphen describes the best of Disney's ships and itineraries, including a couple of stellar restaurants, top-notch children's activities, and Castaway Cay, one of the best vacation islands in the Caribbean. The book also lists which on-board entertainment and restaurants should be skipped, including recommendations on what to do instead. Along the way, this indispensable travel companion shows how to save money, choose the right stateroom, ship, and itinerary, and how to get to and from the cruise with ease. The guide also provides full coverage of the Disney-run European river cruises and includes itinerary and port guides.

The Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando 2017

Author: Seth Kubersky
Publisher: Unofficial Guides
ISBN: 9781628090635
Release Date: 2016-11-21
Genre: Travel

Compiled and written by a former Universal Orlando employee, and based upon decades of research from a team whose work has been cited by such diverse sources as USA Today and Operations Research Forum, The Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando by Seth Kubersky is packed with detailed, specific information on every ride, show, and restaurant in the resort, including insider details on Harry Potter's Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley, as well as the new Skull Island: Reign of Kong attraction. Step-by-step detailed touring plans allow you to make the most of every minute and dollar during your Universal Orlando vacation. Includes info on where to find the cheapest Universal Orlando admission tickets, how to save big on Universal on-site hotel rooms and skip the regular lines in the parks, when to visit Universal Orlando for the lightest crowds, and everything else you need to know for a stress-free Universal Orlando experience.

Birnbaum s Walt Disney World for Kids 2014

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1423169417
Release Date: 2013-09-24
Genre: Travel

Children are perhaps Walt Disney World’s biggest fans. On playgrounds and in classrooms, there’s always excited talk about who went to Walt Disney World and what they did each day—or minute. It has become almost a rite of passage to visit America’s most popular travel destination, and kids can be wonderful sources of information. Birnbaum's Walt Disney World For Kids is tailor-made to engage youngsters and get them involved and excited about the vacation-planning process, and this year's updated edition features a bold new look! Also included in the 2014 guide are: --New tips from real kids, plus "reader reviews" of major park attractions and shows. --Complete coverage of "New Fantasyland," including Under the Sea—Journey of the Little Mermaid, Pete's Silly Sideshow, and Casey Jr. Splash 'N' Soak Station. --A special "Magical Memories" chapter for kids to create a colorful keepsake during their Walt Disney World visit. --An expanded section meant for collecting the autographs of favorite Disney characters (You can meet lots of them at Pete's Silly Sideshow in the Magic Kingdom and at Epcot's Character Spot). --A kid-friendly description of all the shows and attractions the Walt Disney World parks have to offer. --Dozens of Hidden Mickeys to search for in all four theme parks --Handy icons to help kids select the attractions they'll like best and skip the ones that just might scare them silly.