CART

(0) items

Walt Disney World with Kids, 2002

by
ISBN13:

9780761530503

ISBN10:
0761530509
Format:
Trade Paper
Pub. Date:
6/1/2001
Publisher(s):
Prima Lifestyles

Related Products


  • Fodor's Walt Disney World with Kids 2013 : With Universal Orlando, Seaworld and Aquatica
    Fodor's Walt Disney World with Kids 2013 : With Universal Orlando, Seaworld and Aquatica
  • Fodor's Walt Disney WorldŽ and Universal OrlandoŽ with Kids 2005
    Fodor's Walt Disney WorldŽ and Universal OrlandoŽ with Kids 2005
  • Fodor's Walt Disney WorldŽ and Universal OrlandoŽ with Kids 2006
    Fodor's Walt Disney WorldŽ and Universal OrlandoŽ with Kids 2006
  • Fodor's Walt Disney WorldŽ with Kids 2007
    Fodor's Walt Disney WorldŽ with Kids 2007
  • Walt Disney World 2009 : With Universal Orlando and Seaworld
    Walt Disney World 2009 : With Universal Orlando and Seaworld
  • Walt Disney World with Kids : With Universal Orlando and Seaworld
    Walt Disney World with Kids : With Universal Orlando and Seaworld
  • Walt Disney World with Kids 2004 : Including Disney Cruise Line, Universal Orlando, and Islands of Adventure
    Walt Disney World with Kids 2004 : Including Disney Cruise Line, Universal Orlando, and Islands of Adventure
  • Walt Disney World with Kids 2010 : With Universal Orlando and SeaWorld
    Walt Disney World with Kids 2010 : With Universal Orlando and SeaWorld
  • Walt Disney World with Kids 2011 : With Universal Orlando, SeaWorld and Aquatica
    Walt Disney World with Kids 2011 : With Universal Orlando, SeaWorld and Aquatica
  • Walt Disney World with Kids 2012 : With Universal Orlando, Seaworld and Aquatica
    Walt Disney World with Kids 2012 : With Universal Orlando, Seaworld and Aquatica
  • Walt Disney World With Kids, 2001
    Walt Disney World With Kids, 2001
  • Walt Disney World with Kids, 2003 : Including Disney Cruise Line and Universal Orlando's CityWalk and Islands of Adventure
    Walt Disney World with Kids, 2003 : Including Disney Cruise Line and Universal Orlando's CityWalk and Islands of Adventure





Summary

This is the ultimate guide to family fun at Disney World and Orlando's other spectacular theme parks. Written by a kid-travel expert with the help of more than 300 families, this is the only book you need for a perfect Orlando getaway. You'll discover touring plans for families with children of all ages and interests, time- and money-saving tips, and age-related and "scare factor" ratings for rides and attractions. Inside you'll find: Favorite attractions for kids, preteens, and teens Tips for saving up to 20% at Disney-owned hotels Helpful hints for avoiding crowds and lines Updates on Disney's FASTPASS system Detailed maps, must-see lists, itineraries, and restaurant guides And so much more!

Table of Contents

Helpful Phone Numbers ix
List of Maps
xi
List of Quick Guide Reference Tables
xi
Abbreviations, Terms, and Icons xii
Preface xiii
Before You Leave Home
1(38)
Map of Walt Disney World
2(2)
What Time of Year Should We Visit?
4(3)
How Long Should We Stay?
7(1)
Should We Take the Kids Out of School?
8(3)
Should We Buy a Package?
11(5)
What Kind of Ticket Do We Need?
16(5)
Ticket Purchases and Advance Reservations
21(6)
Things to Discuss with Your Kids Before You Leave Home
27(6)
Don't Leave Home Without
33(1)
How to Get Up-to-Date Information Before You Leave
34(1)
Getting Info at the Hotel
35(1)
Getting Info in the Parks
36(1)
The Frantic Factor
36(3)
Choosing a Hotel
39(48)
Map of Walt Disney World Hotels
40(2)
Guide to On-Site Hotels
42(1)
General Information About the On-Site Disney Hotels
43(1)
Quick Guide to On-Site Hotels
44(2)
Is It Worth the Expense to Stay on Site?
46(2)
The Advantages of Staying on Site
48(5)
Rating the On-Site Disney Hotels
53(28)
Off-Site Hotels: Which Location Is Best?
81(6)
Once You Get There
87(28)
Bare Necessities: Strollers, Babies, and First Aid
88(5)
Things You Don't Want to Think About
93(3)
Saving Time
96(2)
Saving Money
98(4)
Meeting the Disney Characters
102(1)
Disney Photo Ops
103(1)
Camcorder Taping Tips
104(1)
Best Souvenirs
105(2)
Special Tips for Extra-Crowded Times
107(1)
Special Tips for Big Families
108(1)
Special Tips for Grandparents
109(1)
Special Tips for Pregnant Guests
110(2)
Special Tips for Disabled Guests
112(3)
Touring Tips and Plans
115(26)
General Disney World Touring Tips
116(11)
The FASTPASS System
127(2)
Touring Tips for Visitors Staying on Site
129(1)
Touring Tips for Visitors Staying off Site
130(2)
How to Customize a Touring Plan
132(9)
The Magic Kingdom
141(42)
Map of the Magic Kingdom
142(2)
Getting to the Magic Kingdom
144(1)
Getting Around the Magic Kingdom
145(1)
Tips for Your First Hour in the Magic Kingdom
146(1)
Main Street Touring Tips
147(1)
Fantasyland
148(2)
Quick Guide to Magic Kingdom Attractions
150(8)
Mickey's Toontown Fair
158(2)
Tomorrowland
160(5)
Adventureland, Frontierland, and Liberty Square Touring Tips
165(1)
Adventureland
166(3)
Frontierland
169(3)
Liberty Square
172(2)
Full-Service Restaurants in the Magic Kingdom
174(2)
Notable Fast-Food Restaurants in the Magic Kingdom
176(1)
Afternoon Resting Places
176(1)
Best Vantage Points for Watching the Parades
177(1)
Quick Guide to Full-Service Restaurants in the Magic Kingdom
178(1)
Best Restroom Locations in the Magic Kingdom
178(2)
Tips for Your Last Hour in the Magic Kingdom
180(1)
Tips for Leaving the Magic Kingdom
181(2)
Epcot
183(36)
Map of Epcot
184(2)
Getting to Epcot
186(1)
Getting Around Epcot
187(1)
Tips for Your First Hour at Epcot
187(1)
Epcot Touring Tips
188(4)
Quick Guide to Epcot Attractions
192(2)
Future World
194(11)
World Showcase
205(4)
General Information About Epcot Restaurants
209(1)
Full-Service Restaurants at Epcot
210(1)
Notable Fast-Food Restaurants at Epcot
211(1)
Quick Guide to Full-Service Restaurants at Epcot
212(3)
Epcot Extras
215(1)
Afternoon Resting Places at Epcot
216(1)
Best Restroom Locations at Epcot
217(1)
Tips for Your Last Hour at Epcot
217(1)
Tips for Leaving Epcot
218(1)
Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park
219(30)
Map of Disney-MGM Studios
220(2)
Getting to the Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park
222(1)
100 Years of Magic
222(1)
Getting Around MGM
223(1)
Tips for Your First Hour at MGM
223(1)
MGM Touring Tips
224(2)
MGM Attractions
226(2)
Quick Guide to MGM Attractions
228(16)
Meeting the Characters at MGM
244(1)
Full-Service Restaurants at MGM
245(1)
Notable Fast-Food Restaurants at MGM
245(1)
Quick Guide to Full-Service Restaurants at MGM
246(1)
Tips for Your Last Hour at MGM
247(1)
Tips for Leaving MGM
248(1)
The Animal Kingdom
249(22)
Map of Animal Kingdom
250(2)
The Newest Park
252(1)
Getting to the Animal Kingdom
253(1)
Getting Around the Animal Kingdom
253(1)
Tips for Your First Hour in the Animal Kingdom
253(1)
Animal Kingdom Touring Tips
254(2)
Animal Kingdom Attractions
256(2)
Quick Guide to Animal Kingdom Attractions
258(8)
Quick Guide to Full-Service Restaurants in the Animal Kingdom
266(1)
Food Choices in the Animal Kingdom
267(2)
Tips for Your Last Hour at the Animal Kingdom
269(1)
Tips for Leaving the Animal Kingdom
269(2)
The Disney World Water Parks
271(18)
Map of Walt Disney World Water Parks
272(2)
Getting to the Water Parks
274(2)
River Country
276(2)
Typhoon Lagoon
278(4)
Blizzard Beach
282(4)
Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach Touring Tips
286(3)
The Rest of the World
289(34)
Map of Downtown Disney and Pleasure Island
290(2)
Beyond the Major Parks
292(1)
Getting to the Rest of the World
292(1)
Downtown Disney
293(2)
Downtown Disney Marketplace
295(1)
Pleasure Island
296(3)
Downtown Disney West Side
299(2)
DisneyQuest
301(1)
Cirque du Soleil
302(1)
BoardWalk and the ESPN Center
303(2)
Disney Extras
305(3)
Quick Guide to Full-Service Restaurants in the Rest of the World
308(5)
That Sportin' Life: On Water
313(3)
That Sportin' Life: On Land
316(4)
Disney's Wide World of Sports
320(3)
Dining at Disney
323(32)
Full-Service Restaurants at Disney
324(1)
Definition of Restaurant Ratings
324(2)
Quick Guide to Full-Service Restaurants
326(8)
Restaurant Descriptions
334(19)
Finding Healthful Food
353(2)
The Disney Cruise Line
355(12)
The Disney Cruise Line Vacation Package
356(2)
Approximate Costs
358(2)
Lodging
360(1)
Dining
361(1)
Ports of Call
362(1)
Kids' Programs
363(1)
Onboard Entertainment
364(3)
Disney After Dark
367(14)
Disney World After Dark with the Kids
368(4)
Disney World After Dark Without the Kids: Finding a Sitter
372(5)
Dining Without the Kids
377(4)
Universal Orlando
381(38)
Map of Universal Orlando
382(3)
Map of Universal Studios
385(1)
What's Universal Orlando?
386(2)
Tips for Your First Hour at Universal Studios
388(2)
Universal Studios Touring Tips
390(4)
The Scare Factor at Universal Studios
394(3)
Favorite Preteen and Teen Attractions at Universal
397(1)
Universal Studios Attractions
397(3)
Quick Guide to Universal Attractions
400(15)
The Best Food Bets at Universal Studios
415(4)
Islands of Adventure
419(24)
Map of Islands of Adventure
421(1)
Islands of Adventure
422(1)
Tips for Your First Hour at Islands of Adventure
423(1)
Islands of Adventure Touring Tips
423(2)
The Scare Factor at Islands of Adventure
425(4)
Islands of Adventure Attractions
429(1)
Quick Guide to Islands of Adventure Attractions
430(9)
Tips for Your Last Hour at Islands of Adventure
439(1)
CityWalk
439(4)
Life Beyond Disney World: Sea World and Other Orlando Attractions
443(14)
Sea World
444(6)
Discovery Cove
450(1)
Gatorland
451(1)
Wet'n Wild
452(1)
Off-Site Dinner Shows for the Whole Family
453(4)
Index 457


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...