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Walt Disney World Hacks, 2nd Edition

350+ Park Secrets for Making the Most of Your Walt Disney World Vacation

Part of Hidden Magic

About The Book

Hack your next Disney vacation to make the most magical place on earth the absolute happiest it can be with this updated guide to getting the most out of your visit.

Did you know…

-Some attractions inflate their wait time at the end of the day to discourage riders from entering the line when they’re preparing to close? Check the rides in might be able to cut your wait time in half since there might not actually be a long line!

-Although pricier, Genie+ can sometimes come with extra “freebies”—if you know where to look? A great benefit is free digital downloads of select Disney PhotoPass attraction photos.

-Packing something as simple as an extra pair of socks can really save your Disney day? Whether you’re met with unexpected weather or are just tired from miles (literally!) of walking, switching out your socks halfway through the day can provide a much-needed refresh.

Hack your next Disney vacation to experience as much Disney magic as possible! Walt Disney World has experienced a lot of changes in recent years—from the end of many iconic, beloved programs to updated attractions to price increases on everything from tickets to food and more. With this book in hand, you’ll be prepared to handle every park change in stride, meet your favorite characters, and enjoy your favorite rides…while skipping the lines, the large price tags, and the stress. Utilize the new Genie+ program to the fullest, choose the Annual Passholder option that’s best for you, and more! Walt Disney World Hacks, 2nd Edition will help you maximize your experience with up-to-date hacks on everything from Genie+ to new attractions, and more.

With 350+ simple tricks, little-known facts, and helpful hacks, Walt Disney World Hacks, 2nd Edition will help you make sure your next Disney vacation is your happiest ever!

About The Authors

Susan Veness is an international travel writer, researcher, online content provider, and itinerary planner specializing in Florida, Disney, Orlando’s theme parks, and cruising. She is the author of four books in The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World series, and coauthor of The Brit Guide to Orlando and the biography Defying Expectations. She has been visiting Walt Disney World since it opened in 1971 and with a home just minutes from the Mouse, she continues to tour the parks on a regular basis.

Samantha Davis-Friedman was born and raised in southern California and spent ten years working in television production; however, her UCLA English degree was finally put to good use in 2011 when she began writing about family travel for TravelAge West Magazine. Samantha currently covers theme parks for TravelAge West, Family Getaways, and Attractions magazines, as well as the MiceChat and LA Family Travel websites. She enjoys visiting the parks with her two sons and sharing their adventures with readers.

Why We Love It

“From the new and exciting to the unexpected and often pricey, it’s no surprise that Walt Disney World has undergone many changes over the past few years. If you’re stumped by Genie+ or wondering how to enjoy your Disney vacation without spending too much, Walt Disney World Hacks, 2nd Edition is the solution! Master Lightning Lane selections with ease, learn insider tricks to make the most of the busiest attractions, and get some great advice from Disney expert Susan Veness to simply make your trip better than ever. Whether it’s your first visit to the Parks or you’re a longtime fan, you’re sure to learn something new, surprising, and helpful in this book!”

—Julia J., Editor, on Walt Disney World Hacks, 2nd Edition

Product Details

  • Publisher: Adams Media (May 9, 2024)
  • Length: 256 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781507221952

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