1923 Main Street: The Disney Travel Podcast

1923 Main Street: The Disney Travel Podcast

1923 Main Street® is a Disney travel podcast hosted by the father daughter team of Mike Belobradic and Amelia Belobradic. Join Mike and Amelia for fun-filled informative discussions as they cover travel to Disney destinations, including Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, Disney Vacation Club properties (including Disney Aulani in Hawaii and Disney's Vero Beach Resort in Florida), Disneyland Paris and more. In each episode, Mike and Amelia discuss Disney travel topics from resort hotels, to Disney dining, VIP experiences, special events, theme parks and more. Mike has over 50 years of Disney travel experience, while Amelia brings a kid's perspective to the table with 10+ years of Disney travel under her belt. 1923 Main Street: The Disney Travel Podcast was nominated for Outstanding Kids and Family Series in the 2021 Canadian Podcast Awards.

Episodes

July 27, 2021 28 min

Which Extra Add-Ons are Worth Paying for When You Book Your Walt Disney World vacation?

As if booking a Walt Disney World vacation isn't challenging enough, there are several options that you'll have to decide whether or not these are a good investment...or not.

In Episode 83 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we look at four popular add-on on items and share our experiences with each one. These include:

  • Park Hop...
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    The Best Disney Rides After Dark

    Night time is a completely different world inside the parks at Walt Disney World. Everything comes alive with the magic of light and sound. Just about every Disney ride is more fun after dark, but there a handful of Disney World rides that really come alive at night.

    In Episode 82 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street, we cover the very best Disney World rides to ride at night. We tell you ...

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    Which Rides at Walt Disney World Should be Gone?

    Some Disney rides are eternal classics, but others may have a life span and simply become outdated. So which rides at Walt Disney World are past their prime and either need an update or should be ditched altogether?

    In Episode 81 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street® we go park-by-park and ride-by-ride at Walt Disney World to share our thoughts on which rides should be ditc...

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    Don't Let Non-Stop Timelines and Disney Theme Park Crowds Rule the Day

    For some travelers, the idea of relaxing on a Walt Disney World vacation may sound like the impossible dream. But the truth is, there are plenty of ways that you can kick back and relax even while vacationing amidst the sights and sounds of the most magical place on earth.

    In Episode 80 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street, we share the top ways fo...

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    Does the Extra Magic of Nighttime Shows and Parades Make a Big Difference in Disney Parks?

    You don't have to watch a parade or night time show to enjoy a Disney Park, but do these in-park events add to the overall experience? Are they worth the effort with the crowds?

    For the 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney World, Disney has announced a whole new suite of events for The World's Most Magical Celebration. We discuss it all in E...

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    Is a Special Approach Required When Packing for a Disney World Trip?

    What should you pack for a Walt Disney World vacation? Should you do anything different than packing for any other vacation? In Episode 78 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street, we share two very different strategies for Disney packing.

    What are must-have items? What are don't need items? What should you consider if you're packing for kids?

    We ans...

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    The Glow of a Disney Vacation

    There's a certain glow you get with a Disney vacation to Walt Disney World, Disneyland or pretty much any Disney travel destination. In Episode 77 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we discuss the Pre-Glow and Post-Glow stages and just how long the glow will last.

    What Actually Creates the Disney Vacation Glow?

    The Disney vacation glow may be a little different for every traveler, but on...

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    The Very First Thing You Should Do on a Walt Disney World Vacation

    When it comes to Disney vacation firsts, we discuss some of the best options for many of the top firsts you will have. Whether it's your first Walt Disney World vacation or your twenty first, what is the first thing you should do when you:

  • get to your Disney hotel
  • enter your favorite Disney Park
  • feel like sampling some Disney food
  • These firsts and more this week on T...

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    From Cinderella to Pirates, Here's How to Theme Your Next Disney World Vacation

    Why just plan a regular Disney World vacation when you can easily take it to the next level by planning an immersive Disney-character-themed Walt Disney World vacation?

    In Episode 75 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we share details for how to plan seven character themed Disney World vacations covering the following Disney characters:

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    Some Disney World Ride Entrances Draw You In, While Others, Not So Much

    Should the entrance to a Disney ride draw you in and make you want to see what a ride's all about? We think so. And what about the ride line itself? Is a basic utility line good enough or should Disney Imagineers spend more time upping the quality of even more ride queues in Disney Parks?

    In Episode 74 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we explo...

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    Behind the Magic of Disney Attractions and Parks

    Before Disney had enough movies and other programs that they could use as inspiration for rides and attractions, they had to find other ways to create the magic.

    In Episode 73 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street, we explore the fun stories behind several classic Disney attractions. You may be surprised where some of these rides actually have their roots.

    You'll also di...

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    Craving Disney Treats? You're not alone.

    Everyone who visits a Disney Park or Resort hotel is likely to enjoy a Disney treat or two. With so many iconic Disney treats from which to choose, there's no shortage of snacks to try and Disney treats are a big part of any Disney vacation.

    In Episode 72 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we discuss the top 20 most craveworthy Disney snacks and treats to uncover which ar...

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    Walt Disney World: Pick Your Paradise

    Planning a Walt Disney World vacation is both fun and challenging at the same time, especially when it comes to picking the right hotel.

    One way to make the whole process a little easier (and more fun) is to approach the Disney vacation planning process from a different angle. In Episode 71 of the Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we share our tips for planning an immersive Disney vacati...

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    Is a solo Disney vacation a good way to go?

    Have you ever wondered if a solo Disney vacation is a good way to experience Walt Disney World or Disneyland Resort?

    In Episode 70 of the Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street we explore three ways to approach a Disney vacation:

  • Solo Disney Vacation
  • Family Disney Vacation
  • Group Disney Vacation
  • We've done them all and share the pros and cons of each way. What is your favorite way to vaca...

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    The Insider's Guide to the Best Seating in Every Disney Park

    Trekking around a Disney Park for any amount of time can wear down even the best of us. So it helps to know where you can find the best places to find a seat to sit and relax for a few minutes.

    Top Tips for the Very Best Seating Locations

    In Episode 69 of The Disney Travel Podcast at 1923 Main Street, we share our top tips for where to find the best places to sit and re...

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    There are a Few Important Things You Should Know About Visiting Walt Disney World in the Summer

    Any time of year is a great for a Walt Disney World vacation, but if you visit during the summer months of July and August, there are a couple of very important things to know. Visiting Disney World in the summer is unlike any other time of year and if you're not aware of the unique considerations of a Disney summer vacation, you coul...

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    Where to Find True Adventure at Walt Disney World (and it's not in Adventureland)

    Walt Disney World is well known for its amazing theme parks and resort hotels, but there is so much more to it than that. In fact, there's a whole side of Walt Disney World that many guests simply don't even know exists. If you are the type who seeks adventure on your vacations, then this episode is for you.

    In Episode 67 of the Disney Trave...

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    Is Too Much Disney Branding a Bad Thing?

    I think so and here's why.

    Obviously Disney branding is going to be prominent (if not everywhere) in Disney Parks. After all, their Intellectual Property (IP) is what fans love and what drives the Disney economic engine.

    But there is an increasing threat on the horizon that ironically the new Disney IP is displacing many historic Disney Parks icons that hearken back to the original magic t...

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    Did You Know that Disney Has Three Oceanfront Beach Resorts?

    When you think of a Disney vacation, chances are you'll picture theme parks, long lines and a fast pace. But not every Disney vacation is built around theme parks and major attractions.

    One of the best kept secrets of Disney travel are Disney's three amazing oceanfront properties without a theme park in site. We're not talking about Imagineered beaches like Disn...

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    Believe it or not, Walt Disney World has Some Excellent Fine Dining Restaurants

    Over the past 10 years or so, Walt Disney World has become better known for some unique and special dining options. With over 100 restaurants from which to choose, there is something for everyone at every price point.

    If you are looking for a fine dining experience, however, the list is much shorter. Still, not all Disney World fine dining restaurants are...

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