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The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids
is JAM-PACKED with useful tips, great advice, excellent discussion, and practical travel knowledge gleaned from years of Walt Disney World travel experience. It is one of the few guidebooks to Disney World that specifically addresses the needs of kids with, in some cases, research and input from kids.
Compiled and written by a team of experienced researchers whose work has been cited by such diverse sources as USA Today and Operations Research Forum, The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids digs deeper and offer more specific information that any other. This is the only guide that explains how to make every minute and every dollar of your vacation count. With advice that is direct, prescriptive, and detailed, it takes the guesswork out of your family vacation. Step-by-step detailed plans allow you to visit Disney World with your children with absolute confidence and peace of mind.
What's New in the 2016 edition of the Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids?
Four more kids join the team of personal trainers
The latest on the Frozen girls, where to see and meet them and how to do so with the shortest waiting time
Advice on how best to use Disneyand#8217;s Fastpass+
Review of all the new live entertainment in the parks
What to expect at Disney Springs a.k.a Downtown Disney
Review of the revamped Polynesian Resort, the latest new restaurants
The latest about the AVATAR-inspired Land under construction at Disney's Animal Kingdom including information on the new evening spectacular
Updated touring plans taking all new shows and rides into considerationLatest news from Universal Orlando
About the Author
, a Lowell Thomas Award-winning journalist, is best known as the creator and producer of The Unofficial Guide
He is the founder and co-owner of Keen Communications, a book publishing company that includes Menasha Ridge Press, Clerisy Press, and Wilderness Press. The author of 27 books, Sehlinger is a past president of the Publishers Association of the South, and he has served at the invitation of the U.S. State Department and the U.S. Information Service on educational missions for publishers in Hungary, Romania, and Russia. He lives in Birmingham, AL.
Liliane J. Opsomer was born in Belgium, lived in New York for 25 years and now resides in Birmingham, AL. She is passionate about travel, Disney, and Hobbits. Liliane is a regular contributor to johnnyjet.com, themouseforless.com and Everett Potter's Travel Report. She is also one of the photographers to The Color Companion to Walt Disney World - The Unofficial Guide. You can find Liliane in the parks several times each year.
A lifelong Disney theme park fan, Len Testa has coauthored Unofficial Guides to Walt Disney World and Disneyland, as well as Britainand#8217;s Best Days Out. In grad school, Lenand#8217;s masterand#8217;s thesis described new computer techniques for generating efficient theme park touring plans, for which Len was awarded a U.S. patent.
These days, Len leads the team at TouringPlans.com, the website and research arm of Unofficial Guides. Len has stayed at every Disney hotel, experienced every Disney ride, and eaten at every Disney restaurant and food cart in the U.S. When heand#8217;s not at a Disney theme park, he lives in Greensboro, NC.