How to Make Disney Solo Trips Less Scary and Why You Should Do One

Disney vacations are perfect for making family memories, right? So who would think that a Disney trip would also be perfect for solo travelers?

Actually, solo trips to Disney are easier and more enjoyable than ones at most other places.

I do a lot of solo travel (as a single, young adult) to both Disney and other destinations, and often get a lot of questions about how I do it from people saying they are scared or nervous to do a solo trip.

There’s no reason to be nervous – it actually is really nice!

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Only One Day at Disney World? Here’s How to Create Your Game Plan

The most common question I see posted on social media and that gets asked to me in person is “I’m going to Disney for just one day, how do I make the most of it? What should I do?” The reason for only having one day is not so relevant, but it’s usually do having other trip plans, only being in the area for a short time, or cost.

The first thing to do is accept that you will not see everything, even in one park, during your one-day visit to the happiest and most magical place on Earth. You can come close, and you can see the most important/highlight attractions in a park and even in multiple parks.

Here’s how I would approach a game plan and what I advise others when they ask this common question.

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Your Guide to Dapper Day 2019 at Disney World

It’s almost here – the weekend of Dapper Day at Disney World is only a few days away now and soon, park-goers will put on their best outfits and spend the day taking pictures, meeting other dapper folks, and having a magical day. For many, this is the best weekend at Disney. For newcomers, this can be daunting and for your average tourist who has no idea this is happening, this can be completely shocking.

So I’ve written this post to serve as your guide to everything you need to know about Dapper Day so you can be the most prepared and have the most fun. If you’ll be in the parks, seek me out because I’ll be there too!

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Everything You Need to Know to Plan a Fall/Holiday Disney World Trip in 2019

There’s not a bad time to go Disney World, but there are certainly are times that are better than others. The Fall and Holiday seasons are those times for me – and I combine them together intentionally because one season rolls right into the next from late August till the new year.

This year, that roll over and transition will feel even more quick and it makes planning a trip to see multiple seasons and events super easy. This post will go over all the details, dates, and advice you need to know as you start planning your trips for the end of 2019.

This post includes the following events:

  • Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge Opening
  • Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
  • Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party
  • Fall Decorations at Disney World
  • Halloween Horror Nights at Universal
  • Illuminations/Epcot Forever Closing/Opening Dates
  • Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party
  • Epcot International Festival of the Holidays
  • Christmas/Holiday Decorations at Disney World
  • New Year’s Eve Celebrations
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