November Trip Report – Day One Part Two – Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

After we finished dinner at Crystal Palace, four of our 10-person group left to go back to the hotel.  The remaining members stayed for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.  For my family, this would be our second time attending the Christmas Party while, for the others, it would be their first visit.

For a good portion of the party, we were able to divide and conquer and everyone was able to go attractions that they wanted to go and see parades and fireworks shows that they wanted to see.

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November 2014 Trip Report: Day 1 Part 1

The beginning of our vacation started with a very early 3:30 am wake-up call so we could catch the 4 am shuttle from the hotel to the airport to catch our 6 am flight.  We stumbled out of bed and got ourselves downstairs for the shuttle, got to the airport, and checked our one bag.  Yup, we could fit a week’s worth of vacation clothes into one checked bag.  It helps when you have a one-bedroom villa at Bay Lake Tower complete with washer and dryer waiting for you in Orlando.  It makes it so you don’t have to travel as heavy.  My golf clubs had already completed their journey to Orlando via FedEx for $140 less than what the airlines wanted to charge.

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