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Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2014

Part 1 - Planning before You Leave

Page 35 - The URL for WDWMagic forums is misspelled. It should be forums.wdwmagic.com.

Page 35 - Under Selecting the Time of Year for your Visit, we refer to the "Walk Disney World Marathon." This is a misspelling, not a pun, and should read Walt Disney World Marathon.

Page 61 - In the chart showing the breakdown of costs for a day a Walt Disney World, there is a misprint. The per day ticket price for "Agnes" is $70.08, not the adult price that is shown. The addition for the whole day is correct at $292.47.

Part 3 - Accomodations

Page 136 - With the addition of MyDisneyExperience, the window for online onsite hotel check-in has extended to 60 days from the prior window of 10 days.

Page 150 - Contemporary Strengths and Weakness Chart - The Contemporary no longer has on site childcare. The closest on site care is Neverland Club at the Polynesian.

Page 150 - First sentence of the last paragraph should read "The Contemporary's rooms, in our opinion, are among the nicest of any Disney resort."

Page 196 - First reader quote (continued from previous page) refers to frozen Cokes, which are no longer offered in the food court.

Pages 199, 200, 202 - The Royal Plaza in Downtown Disney is reopening as the B Resort in 2014. Hotel web site - http://www.bhotelsandresorts.com/b-walt-disney-world/.

Pages 261 and 276 - The Peabody Orlando has been sold to Hyatt and is now the Hyatt Regency Orlando Convention Center. The hotel's web site is www.orlando.regency.hyatt.com.

Page 278 - The Quality Inn International Hotel has been sold to Orlando's Rosen Hotel Group and is now the Rosen Inn International. The hotel's web site is roseninn7600.com.

Part 5 - The Disney Cruise Line

Page 300 - The upcharge for dining at Palo is now $25.
Page 304 - The teen club on all ships is now called Vibe.

Part 7 - Special Tips for Special People

Page 368 - Animal Kingdom park now features the Gardens Kiosk, which sells allergen-free foods and provides information about menu choices in the park for guests. It is located on Discovery Island.

Page 368 - BabyCakes, NYC is no longer operating at Downtown Disney due to ongoing Disney Springs construction. Their gluten-free, vegan baked goods can be found at most WDW resort food courts (in the refrigerated cases) and at Animal Kingdom park at Gardens kiosk.

Pages 365 - 370 - Please read our blog articles on the Disney Accessibility System here and here.

Part 8 - Arriving and Getting Around

Page 385 - The cost to park at Disney theme parks is now $17 (no charge for onsite resort guests and most annual pass holders).

Page 385 - Point 5 concerning arriving early at Disney's Animal Kingdom is no longer accurate. Guests who drive their own cars may enter the parking lot in time for rope drop.

Part 10 - Dining

Page 426 - Point 3 - We state that an automatic 18% gratuity is added to all checks at full service restaurants. This is incorrect. Only parties of 6 or more (or using the Tables in Wonderland card) get the automatic gratuity added.

Part 11 - Magic Kingdom

Page 501 - Unofficial Tip. - new - If you arrive at the TTC to find long lines at the Express Monorail, check out the Resort line, which may have a much shorter wait despite the 2 extra stops it makes. If taking the monorail the Contemporary is a highlight of your monorail experience, you'll need to stick with the Express line, as the Resort line goes in the other direction.
Page 501 - Stroller rentals are under the train station; *ECV/wheelchair rentals are on the far right by the lockers*
Page 501 - Unofficial Tip - correction - get park map inside the tunnels, not at turnstiles.
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Page 516 - Reader quote re: Tom Sawyer Island - Aunt Polly's is long closed as a food and beverage location though the rocking chairs and 1800s authentic Coke machines are still there.
Page 521 - It's a Small World should be lower case
Page 535 - Wishes - Dessert party description in the Wishes section - update pricing

Part 12 - Epcot

Page 554

Page 563 - Living with the Land touring tip, change "restaurants" to "Sunshine Seasons" as Garden grill isn't open for lunch.
Page 565 - Description says when you enter the Seas, you're given the option to ride or do the exhibits. That's not right. The ride has a separate, outside queue. For the exhibits only, enter through the gift shop at the front.
Page 569 - it's a small world capitalization in Gran Fiesta Tour description

Part 13 - Animal Kingdom Park

Page 585 - Animal Kingdom has *three* amphitheaters
Page 587 - Arriving - Strike the sentence about taking Disney transportation if planning to arrive before open.
Page 590 - in AK services, change Film and Cameras to Camera and Photo Supplies
Page 591 - First full paragraph - Drop "dining" from the sentence "Discovery Island is the park's retail and dining center."
Page 594 - Change description of Character trails. We already stated in the previous paragraph that Mickey and Minnie have moved, Pooh and Eeyore are always right before the entrance to Dinoland, down at the boat launch. Baloo is only ever by Tamu Tamu.
Page 600 - Everest description. Yeti isn't down "most days." It's permanently down.
Pages 613 - 616 (sentence split by map insert) - Last sentence on 613, change plan to plans. Then change "It’ll also help with the show-schedule problem, but even when the park is crowded, you can see almost everything in a day." to "They will also help with the show-schedule problem. Even when the park is crowded you can see almost everything in a day."

Part 15 - Universal Orlando

Page 644 - Universal parking rate updates

Part 14 - Disney's Hollywood Studios

Page 628 - Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Playground - When to go - just "before 11" - closes at dusk
Page 629 - Backlot Tour author rating should be 3 stars.
Page 633 - Change first sentence of One Man's dream to "to celebrate the 100th anniversary of *Walt* Disney's birth."

Part 21 - Beyond the Parks

Page 737 - We state Disney resort guests get free club rentals at Disney golf courses. This is incorrect. See http://golfwdw.com for the latest pricing, hours, and specials at the Disney courses.

Appendix - Touring Plans

On pages 837 and 838, we refer to Universal Studios Florida as Universal Studios Orlando. Universal Studios Orlando is the larger resort that includes both theme parks, Universal Studios Florida and Universal's Islands of Adventure.

Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2014

Part 1 - Planning before You Leave Home

Pages 36, 46 and 64 - the Holiday Inn Express Anaheim Maingate at 435 W Katella Ave., is now Hotel Indigo. The phone number for the front desk remains the same. Web site - http://www.ihg.com/hotelindigo/hotels/us/en/anaheim/laxex/hoteldetail. The hotel is still run under the Holiday Inn family of brands.

Unofficial Guide to Disney Cruise Line 2014

Part 9 - Activities, Recreation, and Shopping

Pages 136, 139, and 140 - effective July 18, 2014 for all new bookings on sailings after January 1, 2015, the minimum age requirement for children has been increased. For most sailings, the minimum age for children to board (and to stay in the ships' nurseries) has been increased from 3 months to six months. On some sailings of longer than seven nights, the minimum age has been raised to one year. Guests with existing reservations involving small children may retain their bookings.

Last updated on July 18, 2014