Beyond the Attractions: A Guide to Walt Disney World with Preschoolers has all the information parents need to plan an unforgettable Walt Disney World vacation with kids, ages 2-5. Written by a mom of young children and Disney veteran, this Walt Disney World travel guide is packed with child-focused information, tips, and insights from a parent's perspective.
Its focus on the unique needs of preschoolers and their parents sets Beyond the Attractions apart from other guides. From the first chapter, which considers whether your preschooler is ready for a Walt Disney World vacation, how to prepare for the trip and add to your child's anticipation; the advantages of using a travel agent; and the best times of year to visit, Beyond the Attractions offers a winning combination of practical advice and recommendations presented in a casual, friendly, and accessible format. Walt Disney World with PreschoolersPlanning your trip to Walt Disney World with preschoolers has never been easier.Attractions. Find everything you need to know about Walt Disney World attractions in this comprehensive guidebook including must-do attractions for toddlers and preschoolers; attraction elements that may scare small kids; the best attractions for the little daredevils in your family; attractions the whole family can enjoy together; and ideas to keep the kids entertained while waiting in line. There are even recommendations on a variety of alternatives for when the kids need breaks such as wet play areas, air-conditioned theaters, pin trading, and relaxing riverboat or train rides.Dining at Disney. From character dining to fun preschooler-friendly restaurants, quick-service dining picks, dinner shows, teas, and healthier dining choices for kids, Beyond the Attractions covers it all. The Disney Dining Plan features are clearly explained and analyzed. Recreation and Hidden Activities. Child-focused recreation options such as pirate adventure cruises, princess and pirate makeovers, and old-fashioned dockside fishing are included as well as descriptions of hidden activities when your kids need a change of pace.Logistics. Learn about family-friendly services at Walt Disney World such as stroller rentals, Baby Care Centers, and child-care options that will enhance your visit and ease the logistical challenges of traveling with small kids.Resorts and More. The author discusses each Walt Disney World resort, describes ticket options with the needs of preschoolers in mind, explains how to get around the "World," includes vacation safety tips and products, and provides tips for successful multigenerational travel. Maps and Expanded Resources. The expanded resources include a preschooler packing list and vacation planning timeline; maps showing the locations of preschooler-friendly attractions in Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Disney's Animal Kingdom; special events; baby gear rentals; grocery and baby supply delivery services; and medical care facilities and pharmacies. Save hours of research planning a Walt Disney World vacation that is perfect for your family with this easy-to-read, concise, yet complete Disney World travel guide.
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