• 09Dec
    Trip Reports, Universal Studios, Walt Disney World Comments Off on Trip report – Saratoga Springs, Holidays and Harry Potter (December 2010)

    [This is a trip report from December 2010, being included as a new post as part of the site redesign]

    Day 1 – Arrival, Animal Kingdom

    This was a larger family trip – my in-laws would be joining us, and we had a 2 bedroom villa booked at Saratoga Springs. Even though this is a holiday time trip, we decided to skip the Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party this time, as we felt the crowd levels were far to high from our 2007 trip to warrant the expense, and we instead wanted to spend a day at Universal’s Islands of Adventure to see the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

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  • 07Dec
    Trip Reports, Walt Disney World Comments Off on Trip Report – Saratoga Springs (December 2007)


    [This is a trip report from December 2007, being included as a new post as part of the site redesign]

    Introduction and Travel

    December 1-8, 2007

    As always, I may use abbreviations that you may not be familiar with, like SSR for Saratoga Springs Resort, or DW for “Dear (or Disney) Wife”, etc. Here is a reference list if you need it.

    This trip report may not be as detailed as the previous one…I didn’t take notes each day (relying on memory and pictures), and Mothering I’ve since gotten lazy, not completing it for quite a while, so the memory may have faded in areas.

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