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Virtual Vacation: Luxury Weekend for Two

It’s FINALLY Friday! It’s been one of those weeks, where if it weren’t for email Bill and I wouldn’t have had anything resembling a real conversation! I’m kinda missing him – he’s been here, but we’ve both been so busy and crazy that there hasn’t been much time for us to spend together. So I’m indulging in my favorite way to de-stress: a Virtual Vacation! Today I’ve got luxury on the brain. All too often the word “budget” determines what we do and where we go. Today I’m throwing the budget out the window and going for nothing but the best. Everyone knows Disney does family vacations. They’re easily one of the best family destinations in the world. But they do an amazing job of catering to couples as well. When we’ve been to Walt Disney World, we’ve always taken the kids, so today I’m pulling out the virtual credit...
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Steam Trains tour at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

Disney’s The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour is an often overlooked experience available at Walt Disney World. This 3-hour tour starts bright and early, before the Magic Kingdom park opens. Guests have the opportunity to witness the work that goes into maintaining the four antique steam locomotives that run on the Disney railroad. The tour continues as guests join engineers on the trains for a tour of Magic Kingdom. Walt Disney’s lifelong love of trains is well-known, and some have speculated he may have had Aspergers Syndrome, before we knew what that was. Maybe that explains why so many Aspie and Autistic kids blossom at Disney’s parks. He knew, instinctively, how to create a safe, friendly, happy place. The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour goes a step beyond that and gives guests all the technical and historical details they could want. It might even satisfy my train...
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