Description : For Travelers Who Want More Than the Official Line! "A Tourist’s Best Friend!" –Chicago Sun-Times "Indispensable" –The New York Times Ten Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide®: The most comprehensive coverage of Walt Disney World Exclusively patented, field-tested touring plans that save as much as four hours of standing in line in a single day Every attraction rated and ranked for each age group In-depth profiles of all the Disney resorts, including the best rooms to request Almost 250 hotels rated and ranked for quality and value, including the top non-Disney hotels for families A complete Dining Guide with ratings and reviews of all Walt Disney World restaurants, plus extensive alternatives for dining deals outside the World Tips, advice, and opinions from hundreds of Walt Disney World guests in their own words The most complete and detailed insider coverage of shopping in and out of Walt Disney World Timed comparisons of getting around by the Disney Transportation System or using your own car Extensive, objective, head-to-head comparisons of the Disney and Universal theme parks This guide is a completely independent evaluation of Walt Disney World and has not been reviewed or approved by Walt Disney World or the Walt Disney Company, Inc.
Description : The Disney World bible-our #1 travel bestseller, year after year * Based on interviews and surveys of 19,500 patrons, this evergreen bestseller ranks and rates all attractions by age group-and shows visitors how to make the most of their time * Features objective ratings of each ride, field-tested itineraries to help save time and beat the lines, in-depth rankings and reviews of hotels and restaurants inside and outside the World, and special tips for families with children, honeymooners, and seniors * Now updated to cover the latest Orlando-area developments, including a new resort and rides
Description : "A Tourist's Best Friend!" -Chicago Sun-Times "Indispensable" -The New York Times Companion podcast available on Frommers.com Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide®: Exclusively patented, field-tested touring plans that save as much as four hours of standing in line in a single day Tips, advice, and opinions from hundreds of Walt Disney World guests in their own words Almost 250 hotels rated and ranked for quality and value, including the top non-Disney hotels for families A complete Dining Guide with ratings and reviews of all Walt Disney World restaurants, plus extensive alternatives for dining deals outside the World Every attraction rated and ranked for each age group; extensive, objective, head-to-head comparisons of the Disney and Universal theme parks Sample Rating: Ride Name: Soarin' Appeal by age : Preschool, Grade school, Teens, Young adults, Over 30, Seniors What it is: Flight simulation ride. Scope and scale: Super headliner. When to go: First 30 minutes the park is open or use FASTPASS. Special comments: Entrance on the lower level of The Land pavilion. May induce motion sickness; 40" minimum-height requirement; switching off available (see pages 266-268). Author's rating: Exciting and mellow at the same time; Not to be missed. Duration of ride: 4 minutes. Loading speed: Moderate. This guide is a completely independent evaluation of Walt Disney World and has not been reviewed or approved by Walt Disney World or the Walt Disney Company, Inc.
Description : In 2008, combined Walt Disney World Resort® theme park attendance reached over 51 million, with The Magic Kingdom® alone drawing over 17 million visitors. (Orlando Convention and Visitor Bureau) Walt Disney World Resort® theme parks are rated best in the world. earning high marks for things outside of the traditional theme park experience. Epcot's International Food & Wine Festival, which takes place for six weeks every fall and showcases food from twenty-five countries, was rated by Forbes Traveler as one of the Best U.S. Food and Wine Festivals. Walt Disney World Resort® earned a Silver Award making the list of the best 45 resort golf courses from Golf Magazine. (golf.com)
Description : Following in the best-selling tradition of The Unofficial Guides series, The Unofficial Guide: The Color Companion to Walt Disney World gives readers the inside track on visiting Disney World and making the most of their time in the park. Complete with hundreds of full-color photographs, this essential visual guide is a must-have for any Disney World vacation. With hundreds of pages of highly detailed information on planning, staying, and surviving a visit to Walt Disney World, The Color Companion by Bob Sehlinger and Len Testa takes the Unofficial approach while also showing readers exactly where they'll be staying and what they'll be doing, all in a trim little book that's perfect for tucking into a backpack.
Description : Sehlinger's team of anonymous inspectors checks out every inch of the Disney parks, and is honest and objective in its evaluations of each ride, show, hotel, and restaurant. Includes area maps. Original.
Description : The insider's guide to Disneyland-plus complete coverage of Universal Studios * Disneyland remains the #1 California amusement and theme park, attracting about 14 million visitors annually, more than double the total for Universal Studios * Based on surveys of 6,100 families, our guide rates every attraction by age group, provides field-tested itineraries, and offers detailed reviews and rankings of hotels and eateries * Delivers strategies for beating the lines and tips and warnings for families with children, first-time visitors, and people with special needs
Description : The inside scoop on how to plan a winning trip to Las Vegas * Detailed ratings and rankings of hotels and casinos-including all the newest openings-along with savvy tips on getting the lowest room rates and evaluating package deals * Complete coverage of the city's hot new restaurants and best buffets, plus the lowdown on where to find shopping bargains and how to get tickets to top shows * Includes insider strategies for making the most of betting dollars
Description : Providing a sensible, objective, consumer's guide to travel, these easy-to-use travel handbooks provide useful evaluations of local hotels, attractions, and restaurants in all price ranges, honest advice on local attractions that are worth the time and money, detailed maps, tips on special events and festivals, and extensive information on local shopping, sports, nightlife, and other activities.