To the Mouse and Back

To the Mouse and Back

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A Disney trip report podcast


41: Ann’s 3 Generation WDW Trip
Dec 9 • 84 min
Hear all about Ann's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Port Orleans French Quarter and Port Orleans Riverside! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Mission Space: which color is which?! Galaxy's Edge has some great Photopass options! Details about…
40: Melanie’s First Timer WDW Trip
Nov 25 • 75 min
Hear all about Melanie's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying off-property at the Marriott Harbour Lake! Links to info mentioned in this episode: The resort where they stayed was Marriott Habour Lake Families with people with special needs should…
39: Amy’s Magical WDW Trip
Nov 4 • 72 min
Hear all about Amy's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Coronado Springs! Links to info mentioned in this episode: If you're interested in DVC, you can take a tour at Saratoga Springs People really like the Night Blossum drink at Animal Kingdom If…
38: Noël’s WDW Trip
Oct 21 • 107 min
Hear all about Noël's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Coronado Springs! Links to info mentioned in this episode: The TVs at Coronado Springs are interactive now, and eventually the rest of the resorts will have these too! How to get a Disney gift…
Bonus: My Alaskan Cruise on the Norwegian Jewel
Oct 14 • 29 min
Hear all about my family's Alaskan cruise on the Norwegian Jewel on Norwegian Cruise Line! Links to info mentioned in this episode: More info about what Freestyle Dining means The train ride we took in Skagway - it was beautiful! Do you have a Disney…
37: Rachel’s Family WDW Trip
Oct 7 • 117 min
Hear all about Rachel's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Grand Floridian and the Contemporary! Links to info mentioned in this episode: There is a walking bridge being built that will allow you to walk from Grand Floridian to Magic Kingdom I have…
36: Jana’s WDW (and Universal!) Trip
Sep 23 • 82 min
Hear all about Jana's trip to Walt Disney World and Universal Studios, staying at Saratoga Springs and Caribbean Beach! Links to info mentioned in this episode: If you're going to Universal Orlando, I highly recommend getting the Express Pass - and…
35: Laura’s Family WDW Trip
Sep 9 • 74 min
Hear all about Laura's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Animal Kingdom Lodge! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Be sure to check out the Sanaa Lounge if you can't get a reservation to Sanaa, or if all you want is the bread service! The Peter…
34: Angie’s WDW Trip
Aug 26 • 80 min
Hear all about Angie's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Wilderness Lodge! Links to info mentioned in this episode: VIllain's After Hours got mixed reviews from attendees this year, including Angie Some tips for flying through Sanford airport Ridemax…
33: Lauren’s Family WDW Trip
Aug 13 • 93 min
Hear all about Lauren's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Bay Lake Tower! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Info about receiving deliveries/groceries at Disney resorts, including the fees associated with them Also, if you're not reading Disney…
32: Julie’s Family WDW Trip
Jul 29 • 69 min
Hear all about Julie's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Pop Century! Links to info mentioned in this episode: If you're a roller coaster fan, please check out Cedar Point in Ohio! Trust me, it's worth the visit. There is a Pocahontas meet and greet…
31: Anna and Peter’s Disney Cruise
Jul 15 • 58 min
Hear all about Anna and Peter's cruise out of Port Canaveral on the Disney Fantasy! Links to info mentioned in this episode: More info about the Rainforest pass at the spa onboard Christina Bianco really is fantastic! Be sure to take advantage of the…
30: Molly’s WDW Trip
Jul 1 • 74 min
Hear all about Molly's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Port Orleans Riverside! Links to info mentioned in this episode: If you're staying at a Value or Moderate resort, you can opt out of Mousekeeping and get a Disney gift card. Molly highly…
29: Ashley’s (Return) Trip to WDW
Jun 17 • 88 min
Hear all about Ashley's trip back to Walt Disney World, staying at the Grand Floridian! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Early Morning Magic at Magic Kingdom was recently expanded to include more attractions, and is definitely worth checking out!…
28: Laura’s Disneyland Trip
Jun 3 • 52 min
Hear all about Laura's trip to Disneyland, staying at a good neighbor hotel! Links to info mentioned in this episode: The Good Neighbor hotels are very popular in Disneyland due to their proximity to the parks as well as fewer Disney owned options More…
27: Drexel’s Disneyland Life and Disneyland Paris Trip
May 20 • 37 min
Hear all about Drexel's life as a Disneyland local, and his first time visiting Disneyland Paris! Links to info mentioned in this episode: What is the Maxpass? More info about the Food and Wine Festival at California Adventure Is anyone else jealous that…
26: Jess’s WDW Trip
May 6 • 61 min
Hear all about Jess's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Saratoga Springs! Links to info mentioned in this episode: See pictures of the Coke Float Flight from the Coca Cola rooftop bar More info about the scheduled/rumored refurbishment at Saratoga…
25: Kristy’s Disney Cruise
Apr 22 • 82 min
Hear all about Kristy's cruise out of Port Canaveral on the Disney Fantasy! Enter my super fun contest for some TTMAB swag and some Penzey's spices! Tweet at me or DM me at mouseandbackpod, or send me an email at rachel [at] tothemouseandback [dot] com…
24: Jennifer’s Family WDW Trip
Apr 8 • 69 min
Hear all about Jennifer's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Beach Club! Links to info mentioned in this episode: They had to deal with rain on their trip, which is doable if you're prepared! This is a great article about how to have what you need…
23: Briana’s Family WDW Trip
Mar 25 • 97 min
Hear all about Briana's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Pop Century! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Definitely check out the WDW Prep School touring plan for Early Morning Magic at Hollywood Studios if you'll be doing that event! Get…
22: Natalie’s Family WDW Trip
Mar 11 • 70 min
Hear all about Natalie's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Pop Century and Port Orleans Riverside! Links to info mentioned in this episode: It's fairly easy to add additional park days to your Disney tickets This is the Sheraton where they spent the…
21: Natalea’s Extra Long WDW Trip
Feb 25 • 91 min
Hear all about Natalea's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Polynesian and Saratoga Springs! Links to info mentioned in this episode: More info about the Candlelight Processional Dining Package Tours that were mentioned: Undiscovered Future World…
20: Jen and Nate’s Family WDW Trip
Feb 4 • 100 min
Hear all about Jen's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Polynesian! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Learn more about Tonga Toast, the breakfast they had at Captain Cook's a few times Agent P's is the scavenger hunt type activity in the…
19: Jessica’s Disney Cruise
Jan 14 • 65 min
Hear all about Jessica's cruise out of New York on the Disney Magic! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Rotational Dining explained in more detail More info about Fish Extenders
18: My WDW Trip!
Dec 31, 2018 • 115 min
Hear all about my family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Contemporary! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Kingdom Strollers is who we rented our stroller from The Fruit and Nutella waffle at Sleepy Hollow in Magic Kingdom is my favorite…
Bonus: My 5 Year Old’s Trip Report
Dec 24, 2018 • 5 min
Bonus episode! Quick interview with my 5 year old to get her thoughts on the trip.
17: Jess’s WDW Trip
Dec 17, 2018 • 59 min
Hear all about Jess's trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Port Orleans French Quarter! Links to info mentioned in this episode: The rumor is that Spaceship Earth will be closing for 2+ years for a major refurb The bakery in France that Jess mentioned is…
16: Avoiding Kids at Disney World
Dec 3, 2018 • 78 min
Danny from Average Dis Nerd joins me for a discussion about how to do Disney without constantly being surrounded by kids. Links to info mentioned in this episode: Check out Danny's podcast and blog Average Dis Nerd Take a look at WDW Prep School's Crowd…
15: Lauren’s Halloween WDW Trip
Nov 26, 2018 • 89 min
Hear all about Lauren's Halloween family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Polynesian! Links to info mentioned in this episode: There are 2 main services that keep an eye on available dining reservations: Touring Plans DIning Reservation Finder…
14: Liza’s Family WDW Trip
Nov 19, 2018 • 47 min
Hear all about Liza's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Port Orleans Riverside! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Conservation Station is closed for now, but will reopen in Spring 2019! You can meet Gaston near his tavern in Fantasyland…
13: Laura’s Disneyland Paris Adventure
Nov 12, 2018 • 75 min
Hear all about Laura's first time visiting Disneyland Paris! Links to info mentioned this episode: Details about the Hotel Santa Fe Prestige Van, the company that drove them from the airport to Disney and back Some interesting information about the Alice…
12: Monica’s Family Trip
Nov 5, 2018 • 96 min
Hear all about Monica's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying off-property at the Wyndham Bonnet Creek! Links to info mentioned this episode: See more about the Halloween overlays at Space Mountain and other attractions If someone in your party has…
11: April’s First Timer WDW Trip
Oct 22, 2018 • 68 min
Hear all about April's first time planning a family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Art of Animation! Links to info mentioned this episode: Columbia Harbour House is my favorite quick service at Magic Kingdom! Some info about understanding the food…
10: Justin and Natalie’s Anniversary WDW Trip
Oct 15, 2018 • 73 min
Hear all about Justin and Natalie's anniversary trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Polynesian! Links to info mentioned this episode: Magical Express is Disney's free transportation service to and from the airport Some people really really love the…
9: Avery’s Princess-Heavy WDW Trip
Oct 8, 2018 • 106 min
Hear all about Avery's princess-heavy trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Art of Animation! Links to info mentioned this episode: Hoop de Doo Musical Revue, the dinner at Fort Wilderness that Avery and her family loved A few resources on finding…
8: Ashley’s 3 Generation Trip
Oct 1, 2018 • 75 min
Hear all about Ashley's 3 generation family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Dolphin! Links to info mentioned this episode: Read more about the family suites that Ashley and her mom used while staying at The Dolphin A summary of the benefits…
7: Laina’s WDW Trip
Sep 24, 2018 • 51 min
Hear all about Laina's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at Port Orleans French Quarter! Links to info mentioned in this episode: Read more about the Pomegranate beer she was so excited about! The bar she mentions by Backlot Express is called…
6: Lauren’s Magical Disney Wedding
Sep 17, 2018 • 42 min
Hear all about Lauren's magical Disney wedding at the Disney Wedding Pavilion at the Grand Floridian! Links to info mentioned this episode: Lauren and Mike's adorable wedding video - watch this video!! Their wedding was so beautiful and the 2 of them are…
5: Ashley’s Family Trip
Sep 10, 2018 • 73 min
Hear all about Ashley's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at All Star Music! Links to info mentioned this episode: Fantasia Gardens & Mini Golf - the miniature golf course Ashley's family considered doing, but ended up being too exhausted to do!…
4: Chelsie’s Anniversary WDW Trip
Sep 3, 2018 • 73 min
Hear all about Chelsie's 10th anniversary trip to Walt Disney World! Links to info mentioned this episode: Parade Dining Package at Tony's - the meal with reserved viewing area for the Festival of Fantasy parade (that they ended up not using) Art Smith's…
3: Danny’s Orlando Life
Aug 28, 2018 • 65 min
This week's episode is a crossover episode with my friend Danny from the Average Dis Nerd podcast. We talk about the differences between being a local, and planning trips from far away. He also tells us about a special event held for Annual Passholders…
2: Elizabeth’s Slinky Dog Dash Adventure
Aug 20, 2018 • 73 min
Hear all about Elizabeth's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at the Cabins at Fort Wilderness! Links to info mentioned this episode: Pirates and Pals Fireworks Dessert Voyage - the fireworks boat ride from the Contemporary to watch Magic Kingdom…
1: Sarah’s Family WDW Trip
Aug 13, 2018 • 82 min
Hear all about Sarah's family trip to Walt Disney World, staying at All Star and Pop Century! Links to info mentioned this episode: Geyser Point - the restaurant at Wilderness Lodge Pizzafari - the name of the pizza restaurant at Animal Kingdom that…
0: Coming Soon!
Aug 1, 2018 • 3 min