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Be Our Guest WDW Podcast
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This award-winning podcast features Monday, Wednesday, and Friday shows that focus on Disney resorts, theme parks, attractions, restaurants, dining, runDisney, vacation tips and much more. Join hosts Mike Rahlmann, Rikki Niblett, and Pam Forrester and take a fun and family-friendly dive into the world of Disney vacation planning.

Mike and Rikki are here today to get your weekend started!  We discuss all of the news of the week including lots of discussion on the new ticketing structure, Christmas in Toy Story Land, new dining experiences in Disney Springs, updated that are now open at Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort, how the 15-story tower could change the experience at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort and much more!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1395 - Listener Questions
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include traveling over the actual Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, getting to a runDisney event if staying off-site, registration for Jedi Training and getting to Toy Story Land at rope drop, fastest way to Frozen Ever After at rope drop, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we speak with Listener Mikki from Las Vegas about her first Walt Disney World trip last October!  Hear about the differences in traveling to Disneyland often to a first Walt Disney World vacation!  Hear her thoughts on Disney's Art of Animation Resort, getting around Walt Disney World, planning meals at the last minute, fun experience and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here today with a fun topic!  Today we are talking about alternatives when you can't get a particular Advanced Dining Reservation for your trip.  For example, where can you look if you can't get Be Our Guest Restaurant?  What about if Homecomin' is unavailable?  If you can't get into Via Napoli, where do you turn for pizza?  These are more on today's show!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1392 - Listener Questions
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include the best parade strategy for Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party with little kids, to get the Candlelight Processional Dining Package or not, is there time to get from Happily Ever After to Ohana, feedback from volunteering at Give Kids the World, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we are joined by Listener Robin from North Carolina to talk about two amazing trips!  First, we discuss her trip with extended family last October.  We discuss her stay at Disney's Pop Century Resort, a great meal at Cinderella's Royal Table, tips for getting the little ones out the door for rope drop and more!  We also talk about her split-stay at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort and Disney's Beach Club Resort this past July.   Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here today to hear all about Rikki's adventures on the Disney Magic last week as she sailed out of New York City to Canada!  Hear her thoughts on the Disney Magic vs. the larger ships, the port in New York and how to get to the ship, each port of call in Canada, and the overall experience of a cruise when you are not headed to a tropical destination!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1389 - Listener Questions
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include ChEARing for Wine & Dine Half-Marathon, a couple of "girls-only" trip questions, Epcot's Festival of the Arts, questions about the new ticket structure, catching Disney's Magical Express, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!

   

Today Listener Elizabeth joins us from Virginia to talk about her trip to Walt Disney World with her sister for Star Wars Celebration in Orlando!  We discuss her extensive background with the Disney theme parks, what it's like to attend a "convention" like this, traveling with her younger sister to Disney's Pop Century Resort, Flower & Garden Festival and even some WDW Marathon memories!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam and Mike are here today to get your weekend off to a great start by sharing 19 reasons to visit Walt Disney World in 2019, inspired by the Disney Parks Blog!  From unique Meet & Greet opportunities, dance parties with some of your favorite characters, concerts, parades, and much more, 2019 is going to "rock" at Walt Disney World!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1386 - Listener Questions
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include IllumiNations and the holiday tag one last time Vs. Jingle Bell, Jingle Bam, leaving an infant behind when traveling to Walt Disney World, asking for a "table with a view" at Sanaa, advice on touring during Wine & Dine Race Weekend, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are honored to have Listeners Adam and Lisa joining us to talk about a great Babymoon trip with a big surprise at the end of the show!  Hear about two amazing trips to Walt Disney World celebrating one amazing Princess!  We discuss late-night dining at O'hana, amazing character interactions, traveling with extended family, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today, Mike, Rikki and Pam are joined by Chef Todd to discuss this 2018 Food & Wine Festival over at Epcot!  Hear his items not-to-be-missed and those items that you might want to skip.  We also give great strategies for getting the most out of the Festival, having fun with your kids at Food & Wine, thoughts on pricing and value and much more!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1383 - Listener Questions
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are joined by Chef Todd tonight here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include plying bus roulette and where to eat without ADRs, how to make the most of Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, celebrating Halloween at Walt Disney World when you are from Australia and don't really know much about the holiday, Garden Grocer vs. Amazon, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We head up to Pittsburgh today to speak with Listener Ronald about an amazing post-wedding trip to Walt Disney World with extended family last January!  Hear about planning for a large group, traveling from Miami, staying at a 2-Bedroom Villa at Copper Creek and also friends staying at Boulder Ridge, an amazing day for the kids at the Magic Kingdom, fun times at Epcot and so much more!   Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today's show is a bit different as we have Pam sharing her recent Adventures by Disney trip where she took a River Cruise down the Danube River!  Hear about the differences in river cruising vs. ocean cruising, the ship, the adventures they had, and much more!  This would be a great experience for any Disney fan!  We also have our pictures from the show on our Facebook Page and on YouTube.com/BeOurGuestPodcast!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1380 - Listener Questions
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a "favorite memory" that wasn't even on Walt Disney World property, tips for first-time Disney cruisers and first-time runDisney participants, making coffee in your room at Pop Century, enjoying Aulani, making the most of one night at the Polynesian, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are joined by Listener Betsy today as we discuss her trip to Old Key West and Disney's Polynesian Villas last September and then a full weeklong trip back to Old Key West this past June!  ear about her thoughts on why Old Key West is a great place to stay, traveling with young children, having extended family there to help, meals and attractions without ADRs and Fastpasses, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are all three back again for 2 shows in a row!  Today we discuss some Walt Disney World News from Snow White coming to Artist Pointe at Disney's Wilderness Lodge Resort, Minnie Vans headed to MCO, the possibility of Hoop-de-Doo closing, and how interative can Galaxy's Edge really be!  We hope you enjoy today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1377 - Listener Questions
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include an "is this romantic?" situation, tips for New Years Eve at Walt Disney World, how long the holiday decorations will be up this year, first-time Signature Dining suggestions, best breakfast in the Epcot Resort area, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are excited to have Listener Jessica on the show today to discuss her Princess Half-Marathon experience last February! We discuss her stay at Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter Resort, her husband's experience with the "Sunrise Nine" golf experience, running the race, rope-dropping Animal Kingdom Park, and then sailing a 4-night Bahamian Cruise on the Disney Dream!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Let's kick-off Labor Day Weekend here at bit early with a different-type show for this Friday!  We take you to the Main Stage at the Indy Disney Meet 2018 last Saturday where we raised over $40,000 additional for Give Kids the World Village!  Rikki and I each give the best snack in each of the four theme parks, Disney Springs, and the WDW Resorts and let the audience decide the winner!  We also speak with Stephen from Give Kids the World Village as well!   Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1374 - Listener Questions
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include if the HalloWishes Dessert Party is a good idea, best quick-service meal outside the parks on the last day of the trip, how to relax and chill on your next trip, how best to handle dining for a group of 34 soccer players, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we bring you the third hour of the 2018 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Village!  This show originally aired on Saturday, July 14, 2018.  During these 12 hours, we came together as a community and raised over $32,000.00 for these families who need it most.  We cannot thank each of you enough for your amazing kindless and love!  During this hour, we speak with John Yaglenski from Intercot.com.  We discuss the Toy Story Land Media Preview, back when we used Discussion Boards, Disney before social media, Disney Music On-Demand, and get a great call from a Listener who had an amazing experience at Give Kids the World!  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Happy Friday, everyone!  Today Mike and Pam discuss what that one special thing is for each of the Magic Kingdom Area Resorts!   What is the unique thing about Disney's Polynesian Village Resort?  What makes the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa so special?  How about Disney's Contemporary Resort?  Why would you choose Disney's Wilderness Lodge Resort for that next trip over all other resorts?  Hear our thoughts and share yours!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1371 - Listener Questions
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include how to avoid motion-sickness on certain attractions at Walt Disney World, the pros and cons of a split stay, Be Our Guest breakfast ADRs prior to park opening, the future of Disney After Hours, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we bring you the second hour of the 2018 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Village!  This show originally aired on Saturday, July 14, 2018.  During these 12 hours, we came together as a community and raised over $32,000.00 for these families who need it most.  We cannot thank each of you enough for your amazing kindless and love!  During this hour, we speak with Pam Landwirth directly from Give Kids the World Village in Orlando, take your calls, discuss park touring and Fastpass strategies, getting around Walt Disney World and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Rikki and Mike are here today breaking down a typical day at Walt Disney World into four major "chunks."  We discuss goals and strategies for the theme parks in the mornings, afternoons, evenings, and late-night.  Hear where we typically plan our Fastpasses, how we schedule ADRs, when to hit e-Ticket attractions, when to see the shows, and more! We hope you enjoy today's podcast.   Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1368 - Listener Questions
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include getting from Hoop de Doo Revue to the TTC after the show, what to pack when you travel to Walt Disney World in January, Pop Century or Caribbean Beach in the colder times of year, best resort for a honeymoon, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we bring you the first hour of the 2018 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Village!  This show originally aired on Saturday, July 14, 2018.  During these 12 hours, we came together as a community and raised over $32,000.00 for these families who need it most.  We cannot thank each of you enough for your amazing kindless and love!  During this hour, we take your calls, discuss first impressions of Toy Story Land, getting around Walt Disney World and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Rikki and Mike give some quick thoughts from their recent Walt Disney World trips!  Rikki even discusses her trip to Loews Portofino Bay hotel!  We discuss tips for the Keys to the Kingdom Tour, visiting Toy Story Land with extreme weather and more!  Mike shares some "Cold Takes" on Memory Maker, crowds in summer, traveling with friends and much more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1365 - Listener Questions
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include best Counter-Service options at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park, how to make the most of a day where the Magic Kingdom closes early for a party, adding a guest at check-in, alcohol in Zebra Domes, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We head out to Indiana today to speak with Listener Trisha about two great trips last year!  First, we discuss her trip staying at Disney's Contemporary Resort to support her sister who ran the Princess Half Marathon in February!  Then, we discuss her trip with 18 family members to celebrate her mother-in-law's 60th birthday!  We talk about their stay at Disney's Pop Century Resort and great times and meals in the parks! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!  See you at the Indy Disney Meet in Indianapolis on Saturday, 25, 2018!


audio Episode 1363 - What's In Our Disney Tech Bags
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Rikki and Mike are here going through the Disney Tech Bags! What items do we bring on our Disney vacations when it comes to technology?  From cords to adapters to external batteries and a lot more, here what we bring and let us know what would make our "kits" better!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1362 - Listener Questions
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM or Candlelight Processional with a 9 year old, will the VIP AP Special events affect crowds significantly, cruisng with a toddler, sharing the Deluxe Disney Dining Plan, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1361 - A Land & Sea Disney Honeymoon
Sun, 29 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

We are excited to have Listener Meghann from Chicago joining us today to talk about her Land & Sea Disney Honeymoon! Hear about Meghann's first cruise on the Disney Dream to the Bahamas!  Hear about getting there, first impessions of the trip and thoughts on a 3-night Bahamian cruise.  Also, we discuss her stay at Disney's Port Orleans Riverside Resort, nice meals, and more!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam and Mike are back to discuss planning a great last-minute trip to a Disney destination!  What if you were given the opportunity to vist Walt Disney World in 2 weeks?  Would you take it?  Of course you would!  But, what things would be different than your typical Disney vacation?  We discuss park touring, dining strategies, and even resort options when it comes to last-minute trips on today's show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1359 - Listener Questions
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include if the "purchase with a purchase" option is still available at the Walt Disney World stores, Fireworks Dessert parties for diabetics, going to the Magic Kingdom on an early-close day, getting a significant other who isn't the biggest Disney fan to embrace the magic, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1358 - A Disney Springs-Focused Trip
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Tarryn from South Carolina joins us again today to talk about her recent trip where the focus was spending time at Disney Springs!  Hear about her stay at Wyndham Disney Springs, taking archery lessons at this resort, meals at Enzo's Hideaway and Wine Bar George, a spa treatment at the Grand Floridian, fun times at Epcot and Animal Kingdom, and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today's podcast was Hour 9 of the 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Village!  To date, thanks to our amazing community, we have raised over $31,500.00 for Give Kids the World!  Incredible!  Pam, Mike, and Rikki give their quick reviews of their trips a couple of weeks ago!  Hear about the Toy Story Land previews, staying at the Grand Floridian, Yacht Club, Coronado Springs, Boardwalk, and Port Orleans Riverside, the Grand Floridian Tea Experience and much more! Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include getting around Wlat Disney World via Uber, Lyft, and the Minnie Vans, crusing on the larger DCL ships vs. the Classic Ships, a correction from an earlier podcast, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


John from St. Louis is back as we wrap-up the second half of his amazing Walt Disney World trip last holiday season!  If you didn't already, go back and listen to last Monday's podcast to get you ready for today!  We continue on with lunch at Be Our Guest Restaurant, holiday happening at the Magic Kingdom, 3 parks in a day, with lunch at Cinderella's Royal Table too, staying at Art of Animation and All-Star Movies, Uber rides, and more! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1354 - Live Questions with Your Calls!
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Today Mike and Rikki were LIVE on Facebook taking Listener Questions and we also opened up the phone lines and spoke with many listeners about future trips!  We discuss Jedi Training Academy, great quick-service dining locations, how Toy Story Land will change our perception of Disney's Hollywood Studios and much more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1353 - Listener Questions
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include besst water park for a young family, to go in early November or early December, visiting during cheerleading "Worlds" planning a trip with multiple families, the new Play Disney Parks App, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


John from here in St. Louis joins us today to discuss his trip to Walt Disney World last Christmas!  We talk about flying out on Black Friday, staying off-site the first night, visiting the Character Warehouse, staying at Disney's Pop Century Resort, an out-of-this-world character interaction at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Mike and Pam are down at Walt Disney World right now, so we try something a lot different today!  It's YOUR TURN to take over the Be Our Guest Podcast!  This is a show that we recorded LIVE on Facebook and took YOUR calls on many different topics!  We discuss Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party vs. Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, favorite resort restaurants and pools, how the gondola system might impact your next stay, Wine & Dine Race Weekend runDisney registration and much more!  Please let me know what you think of this format for the show moving forward!  We might bring back the monthly LIVE call-in shows!   Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1350 - Listener Questions
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Happy Independence Day, everyone!  Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include the best resort for a young family, how to enjoy a trip when you are expecting, vegetarian offerings at Counter-Service locations at the Magic Kingdom, how to spend 1 1/2 days outside of the parks, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1349 - A Disney Wedding in Canada
Sun, 01 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Get ready for romance!  Today Listener Holly joins us to talk about her amazing Disney Wedding last September in Canada at Epcot!  Hear about the planning process for 60 guests, pre-wedding tastings and tours, an unexpected delay at the airport, an early morning for the Big Day, and lots and lots of amazing memories!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Good morning from Walt Disney World!  Today, Mike, Pam and Rikki continue our series about that ONE thing that makes each Walt Disney World Resort special.  Today we discuss the Epcot-Area Resorts as well as Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge.  Is it always location?  What about dining?  Hear our thoughts and share yours!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1347 - Listener Questions
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include the Garden Tea Room experience, what to do prior to Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, when to book that 2019 Walt Disney World Vacation Package, the best signature dining, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we are excited to have Listener Aly from Texas joining us to talk about her trip to Walt Disney World last month!  We discuss a quick stay at the beach, then heading to Walt Disney World for some amazing experiences!  Hear about the Wild Africa Trek Tour, Backstage Magic Tour, DVC Moonlight Magic Mixer, and an unexpected stay at Coronado Springs with no luggage!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We hope you aren't hungry when listening to today's podcast!  One of our listeners asked us to give our favorite Walt Disney World Counter-Service, Table-Service, and Signature Restaurants at Walt Disney World!  We also each pick that one Disney snack that we love the best today!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1344 - Listener Questions
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a tough choice - a water park or the first Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, the Contemporary or Art of Animation, riding bikes at the Boardwalk, volunteering at Give Kids the World Village, touring as a single parent, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Thanks for joining us for a great trip report from Listener Rebecca down in Austin, Texas!  Hear about her trip to Walt Disney World in October during the Food & Wine Festival!  She discusses her stay at Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter Resort, great meals at Cinderella's Royal Table, Homecomin', O'haha, and more!  Also, hear about a great alternative to the "itcy" Princess dresses for the little girls as well as how you can have an alternative to the expensive face-painting at WDW!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today, Pam, Rikki, and Mike are here to discuss the one big thing that is the reason why you choose one Walt Disney World Resort over another.  We start with the Moderate Resorts today.  What makes you select Coronado Springs over Riverside?  How about Caribbean Beach over French Quarter?  What do the Cabins offer that the rest of the category does not?  Hear our thoughts!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1341 - Listener Questions
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include when to see the fireworks and when to go ride attractions at Walt Disney World, when during the trip to upgrade your Magic Your Way tickets to Annual Passes, best attraction to rope drop at each park for kids, the Disney Dining Plan and a split-stay, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are excited to have Listener Reannon from western New York state joining us today to discuss her last-minute surprise trip to Walt Disney World to celebrate their anniversary!  Hear about two jam-packed days in the parks without Fastpasses nor Advanced Dining Reservation!  Fun was had around every corner, even without the planning!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to make your summer Walt Disney World trip Incredible!  We discuss all of the special events happening for the summer in the theme parks, Typhoon Lagoon, Disney Springs, Disney's Contemporary Resort, and more!  Also, we give our best tips for making the most out of that summer Walt Disney World vacation!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1338 - Listener Questions
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include celebrating New Year's Eve at Epcot, when will the Star Wars mania die down after 2019, getting on attractions with moving walkways, Dine at the Top experience, early-morning exclusive fun at the Magic Kingdom and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Listener Megan joins us today to kick-off the week with a great trip report from April!  We hear about planning a trip for 13 people and the challenges that goes along with that!  Also, hear about how Disney's All-Star Music worked out well for their large group with the Family Suites and Standard Rooms.  We discuss great meals at O'hana, 50's Prime Time Cafe and more as well!  Also, Megan gives us a nice review of the Happily Ever After Dessert Party!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Rikki, and Mike are here to discuss Rikki's trip to Walt Disney World last weekend to kick off the "Incredible Summer" promotion!  Hear about a  great experience at Paddlefish, some unique Incredible-themed items, such as an Elastigirl Burger and Edna Mode dessert!  She also discusses a fun night at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park, a dinner at Sanaa, and much more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1335 - Listener Questions
Tue, 29 May 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include finding a place to ice skate near Walt Disney World, Shades of Green vs a split-stay at All-Star Movies and Disney's Contemporary Resort, a great tour for a birthday, traveling over Christmas Week with a multi-generational party and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Welcome to Summer 2018!  I hope you are having a great Memorial Day Weekend!  We are joined by Listener Alisha from New York City today to discuss her Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend trip last month!  We discuss her first 5K at Walt Disney World, staying at Disney's Pop Century Resort for the first time, a Star Wars Dessert Party, visiting Typhoon Lagoon and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


All three of us are back to discuss one of our favorite subjects - the Walt Disney World Resorts!  We talk about every on-site Walt Disney World Resort and give a "hidden secret" to think about for your next visit to each resort.  From little known snacks, awesome photo-ops, to hidden paths, we hope you enjoy this show!   Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1332 - Listener Questions
Tue, 22 May 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include which Deluxe Resorts have the largest rooms, Spirit of Aloha vs. Hoop de Doo Revue, a Daddy-Daughter Date, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Nick joins us from Chicagoland to talk about his trip to Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort from March to celebrate 15 years of marriage!  It was their first "couples-only" trip so hear his thoughts! We discuss staying at Caribbean Beach during the construction, meals at Be Our Guest, The Boathouse, Sanaa, Kona and more!  We also talk about touring the parks as a couple, Disney After Hours, and the Nighttime Safari!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


With all the news coming out of Walt Disney World this past week, Mike was asking himself the question, "What's up with that?" a lot!  Now Rikki tries to explain her thoughts!  We discuss changes to Whispering Canyon Cafe, a new shopping location at Disney Springs, a possible new hotel in front of Epcot, more dining in Japan at Epcot, a dragon on fire and more!   Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1329 - Listener Questions
Tue, 15 May 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include restaurants for both picky eaters and true "foodies", hidden gems on the Disney Cruise Line, great feedback on The Edison at Disney Springs, bringing a service animal on your trip and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!

   

We are joined by James in Minnesota today to talk about his trip to Walt Disney World a few weeks back to celebrate 10 years of marriage!  While they were only there for 3 nights, they did a lot of fun things, including stays at both Disney's Port Orleans Riverside Resort and Disney's Boardwalk Inn! Also, hear about meals at Homecomin', California Grill, Toyko Dining, and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Rikki, and Mike are playing those old classic game, "Win, Fail, or Meh!"   From custom Magic Bands to Be Our Guest meals to Disney After Hours, hear what rating we give lots of Disney experiences!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1326 - Listener Questions
Tue, 08 May 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a Shades of Green/Polynesian split-stay or an entire stay at a Moderate Resort, multiple dessert parties in one night, getting through TSA at MCO, why should you choose DCL, things to do with kids late at night upon arrival, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


David joins us today from New Hampshire to discuss his split stay between Disney's Coronado Springs Resort and Universal's Royal Pacific Resort last November.  He pops the question during hte trip, but when was the time right?  Where should he do this?  How can he get the ring through security?  This is a fun show with lots of great information for planning your next trip!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Rikki, and Mike are here to talk about our recent Agent Education Program to Universal Resorts and Walt Disney World!  Hear what happened when Mike actually went to Universal for some training, thoughts on the resorts and parks, special rooms and experiences at Walt Disney World, touring the Disney Dream and more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1323 - Listener Questions
Tue, 01 May 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include how to schedule your trip during the busy Christmas week, upgrading your Disney Dining Plan, parking around the Walt Disney World Resort and a BIG suprise for some listeners at the end!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are joined by Listener Dominique from New Jersey (and baby Peyton!) as we discuss Peyton's first trip to Walt Disney World!  The family stayed Club-Level at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa on a unique offer code!  Hear about the amenities of the resort, touring the parks, and a nice surprise at the Senses Spa!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Mike and Rikki get you ready for the weekend with some fun Disney talk!  Mike discusses his thoughts on staying at Coronado Springs right now, the Star Wars Half Marathon, and Rikki gives some news on a new experience in World Showcase, Toy Story Land updates, and much more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1320 - Listener Questions
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include how late Disney Springs stays open for shopping, making Fastpasses for a larger group with a wide-range of needs, renting a scooter post-surgery, what song is played the most on property, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


My buddy Scott joins us today from Michigan to talk about his trip to Walt Disney World over Easter!  We discuss his stay and the current state of construction at Coronado Springs Resort, thoughts on this year's Flower & Garden Festival, the Behind the Seeds Tour, Typhoon Lagoon and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1318 - More Listener Questions
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are back to answer your more Listener Questions! Today's topics include which dessert party is the best, booking Fastpasses at each park for toddlers, special things to do at Christmas, how to fill 7-10 days in Southern California, and much more!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! 


audio Episode 1317 - Listener Questions
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include what to expect at the mini-golf courses at WDW, where to celebrate an anniversary dinner with the teens coming along, experiencing Galaxy's Edge in 2019 or waiting until 2020, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we are headed up near Chicago with Listener Karen to talk about her trip to Walt Disney World for Spring Break just a couple of weeks ago!  Hear about her experience staying in an off-site 8 Bedroom house with extended family, the new Star Wars VR Experience, planning with a large group, and some runDisney talk to get you ready to the Star Wars Dark Side Half-Marathon Weekend in a few days!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Mike, and Rikki give some ideas for new dining experiences on your next Walt Disney World vacation.  We discuss the menus and overall atmosphere at Woody's Lunch Box, Ale & Compass at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, and The Edison and Maria & Enzo's at Disney Springs! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!  Also, thanks to our friends at www.milksnob.com for supporting today's show!


audio Episode 1314 - Listener Questions
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include working out at the Disney Value Resorts, when the Disney Dining Plan actually starts, a nice meal for the parents, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today you get two trip reports in one show!  Listener Sara joins us from Pennsylvania to talk about her "couples-only" trip to Saratoga Springs Resort two weeks ago for a long weekend!  Hear about fun times at Disney Springs, nice slow-paced touring, and great meals!  Also, we talk about her extended family trip to Walt Disney World last December staying at the Polynesian Village Villas!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1312 - Walt Disney World Hot Takes
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Today Pam, Rikki, and Mike give some "Hot Takes!"  From which park will be the most popular in 2020 to the "real" reason behind the parking fees, to the future of on-site transportation we have a good time here in a Friday! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!  Also, thanks to our friends at www.milksnob.com for supporting today's show!


audio Episode 1311 - Listener Questions
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include the best way to get to Hoop de Doo Revue from All-Stars, celebrating your first anniversary at Walt Disney World, children areas for kids at Epcot, beer for breakfast, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are joined by Georgianna today to discuss her first cruise with Disney Cruise Line!  They sailed on the Disney Magic in February, 2018 for 5-nights to Key West, Nassau, and Castaway Cay!  Hear about their Navigator's Verandah stateroom, embarkation in Miami, doing just about everything Castaway Cay has to offer and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are putting out a bonus show today to let you know that Disney has announced Resort Fees starting tomorrow, Monday, April 2, 2018.  This resort fee will vary depending on our resort-level, but will cover things like WiFi, toiletries, towels, paper products and more.  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast! Happy Easter!


We are getting you ready for your next trip to Walt Disney World with the information you need on the latest things happening at Walt Disney World!  From parking fees to bringing your dog with you to Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, Pirates and more, we have you covered!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!  Also, thanks to our friends at www.milksnob.com for supporting today's show!


audio Episode 1307 - Listener Questions
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include celebrating the big 3-0 at Walt Disney World, best alcoholic drink at Flower & Garden Festival, using Disney Dining Plan credits for snacks at the Food & Wine Festival,  if upgrading to Club-Level is worth it, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Listener Caroline from Louisville, Kentucky joins us today to recap her trip to Walt Disney World last month to celebrate her 30th Birthday!  Hear her thoughts on staying at Disney's Beach Club Resort, spending two full days at Stormalong Bay, diining and watching the fireworks at Cinderella's Royal Table, fun times at Disney's Animal Kingdom and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are celebrating you on today's show!  Thanks to you always letting us be a small part of your commutes, runs, and just taking us along with us, we are celebrating 10 years of the Be Our Guest Podcast today!  From the background of how the show started to meets in Treehouses, cruise ships, in theme park attractions and more, we go down Memory Lane today!  Thank you sincerely for your support of the show.  We cannot say that enough!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!  Also, thanks to our friends at www.milksnob.com for supporting today's show!


audio Episode 1304 - Listener Questions
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include speculation on Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary celebration, getting the most of your Annual Pass, Dessert Party or Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, seeing the fireworks after a dinner in Cinderella's Castle, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Denys joins us today from Atlanta to talk about his Father/Daughter trip to Epcot's Flower & Garden Festival last year!  His daugher was only three at the time and mom was headed out of the country for a trip!  What to do?  Let's go to Walt Disney World!  Hear about his experiences with flying to Orlando, staying at Caribbean Beach Resort, dealing with rain and touring the parks and lots of "small moments" that will live forever!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to walk you through the menu at Kona Cafe at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort!  This is one of the better restaurants on Walt Disney World Property that combines solid food choices, a fun, casual atmosphere and a nice value!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!  Also, thanks to our friends at www.milksnob.com for supporting today's show!


audio Episode 1301 - Listener Questions
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include where to stay for a first visit to Walt Disney World, when does that Annual Pass actually expire, modifying existing Fastpasses, Garden Grill for breakfast or dinner, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are excited to have Cory Lee with us today from www.curbfreewithcorylee.com!  He is an expert when it comes to travel in a wheelchair!  Hear us discuss tips that we can all use to make getting around the Walt Disney World Resorts, theme parks, transportation systems, and even flying a much more pleasant experience.  Also, Cory shares his experience on the Disney College Program as well!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam and Mike discuss Pam's trip to Walt Disney World last weekend to experience the kick-off of the 2018 Flower & Garden Festival over at Epcot!  Hear her thoughts on the beauty of the park, the flavors of the foods, and the sounds from the concerts!  Also, we discuss her stay at Coronado Springs with a construction update, times at Disney Springs and tips for using your own car at Walt Disney World! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1298 - Listener Questions
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include tips for taking a first Disney Cruise, Art of Animation vs. Riverside vs. Polynesian Village, visiting in September or late October, where to find great Mac & Cheese, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! Also, check out the great designs over at www.milksnob.com and thanks for sponsoring today's show!


Today we answer your Listener Questions LIVE as we open the phone lines during the 2017 12-Hour Live Show!  We talk about all things Disney in one amazing hour!  Today we play back Hour 5 of the 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Vilalge in Orlando!  This show was recorded back on Sunday, July 30, 2017.  During this 12-Hour Live Show, we raised over $30,000 for the great folks at Give Kids the World!  Thanks so much for your amazing support!  During this first hour, we take many calls from our listeners on many Disney topics!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1296 - Trapped on Sunset Boulevard
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 20:00:00 -0600

We are continuing our mini-series today as we are trapped on Sunset Boulevard at Disney's Hollywood Studios!  How long could you stay in this section of the park?  It really does have a lot to offer!  From multiple E-ticket attractions to an awesome nighttime spectacular to dcent dining and some food, there is a lot going on here!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1295 - Listener Questions
Tue, 27 Feb 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include things to do at Disney Springs other than shopping, hanging onto an Annual Pass voucher, planning to take an infant for the first time, Pop with a Disney Dining Plan vs. Port Orleans French Quarter without dining, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We are excited to have fellow TMFL agent Steve Baker joining us today to duscuss his family's Disney Magic Mediterranean Cruise last summer!  Hear about the differences in planning a European adventure from the Bahamas or Caribbean, amazing Port Adventures, fun times around the Disney Magic and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Mike was in a bizarre mood this week, so here you have it!  These are our thoughts on the WORST places to wait in line at Walt Disney World!  From a Port-o-Pottie at Mile 18 of the Walt Disney World Marathon to the Peoplemover to Magical Express, there are places that lines really get at us!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1292 - Listener Questions
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include linking a "new" Magic Band to your My Disney Experience account, you have one night - where do you go?, best steak on-property,  when to see Food & Wine with the Christmas decorations, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Great ready to be inspired today!  We spend some time with Listener Ellie to discuss her Disney College Program experience over the past couple of years.  She was a Fairy Godmother at the Bibbity Bobbity Boutique in Cinderella Castle!  Hear about her interview process, finding out she was accepted to the program, and amazing, inspiring experiences duirng her time in Florida!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1290 - Listener Questions
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer more of your Listener Questions!  We talk about sailing with a large group and celebrating on Disney Cruise Line, how to do a "runDisney" Weekend the right way, registering for runDisney events, picking two resorts rooms at a new resort over your old favorite, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1289 - Is This Romantic?
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer that most important question for today - Is This Romantic?  We take Walt Disney World situations, like dinner at Schula's Steaks, sunsets on a lazy river, driving 90 miles to get that perfect pin to trade and give our romance ratings! Happy Valentine's Day!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we speak with Listener Garrett from Washington State to discuss his trip to Walt Disney World after being a Disney College Progam Cast Member years back!  We discuss how he got involved with the College Program, working in operations at Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, exlusive events and more!  He also gives us some great tips on interacting with Cast Members and getting the most out of your WDW experience!  Thanks so much for your amazing support!  During this first hour, we take many calls from our listeners on many Disney topics!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1287 - 2018 Disney Dining Plan Tips
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to discuss the 2018 Disney Dining Plans and to talk about why this might save you a lot of money each day of your Disney vacation!  Examples are given with prices to show how much can be saved, and we also discuss who this is best suited for and who might not need the Disney Dining Plan.  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1286 - Listener Questions
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a new "Cruise Around the World", making a guest's final ADR from 50's Ohana, or Tusker House, good solo dining options at table-service restaurants, a fun resort for 2 young boys, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we have a very special treat for you!  You get to hear from Pam Landwirth from Give Kids the World Village!  Today we play back the mid-morning part of the 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Vilalge in Orlando!  This show was recorded back on Sunday, July 30, 2017.  During this 12-Hour Live Show, we raised over $30,000 for the great folks at Give Kids the World!  Thanks so much for your amazing support!  During this first hour, we take many calls from our listeners on many Disney topics!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Rikki and Mike are back to talk about the latest Disney news!  From another Star Wars:  Galactic Nights coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios over Memorial Day Weekend to Minnie Van service to Orlando International Airport to fun scavenger hunts coming to Epcot, we hope to get you excited for your next trip!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1283 - Listener Questions
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 09:13:13 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include making the most of 2 weeks at WDW during the holiday season and staying at Port Orleans Riverside, using rider-switch to your advantage, benefit and cons of staying at the Disney Springs Hotels, Disney Dining Plan discussion, using Uber to get to runDisney events, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We head to Minnesota today to speak with Holly about her trip to Walt Disney World for Marathon Weekend 2018!  Hear about her split stay at Wyndham Bonnet Creek and Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort, running her first runDisney Half-Marathon, nice meals at Homecomin' and Sanaa and more!  Thanks so much for your amazing support!  During this first hour, we take many calls from our listeners on many Disney topics!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Mike, and Rikki discuss how to make the most of some bad weather situations at Walt Disney World!  We hate to say it, but you never know when the weather will not the the best during your trip.  From the AMC Fork & Dine at Disney Springs to Launch Bay to touring the Monorail Resorts and more, we give you some things to think about before you head to Walt Disney World!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1280 - Listener Questions
Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include making those "rolling Fastpasses" as soon as you can, Pop Century vs. Moderate Resorts,  getting your lanyards for the Disney After Dark event, discussion on the state of the WDW monorail system and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We are joined by Barbara today to recap her trip to Walt Disney World just last week!  We discuss her stay at the Beach Club Resort, some nice meals at Le Cellier, Liberty Tree Tavern, Kona Cafe, her thoughts on the dessert party for Happily Ever After and traveling with older kids.   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!

   

Pam, Mike, and Rikki are here to talk about new experiences we had on our trips a couple of weeks back.  From new rooms at Pop Century to mobile ordering tips to dining at Maria & Enzo's at Disney Springs to Wagon Rides at Fort Wilderness, we talk about a lot of fun stuff you might want to try on your next trip!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1277 - Listener Questions
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include taking two toddler boys to Cinderella's Royal Table, which of the DVC accommodations at Wilderness Lodge would be best, Old Key West vs. Animal Kingdom Lodge for Wine & Dine race weekend, first time visiting in a decade and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we have a very special treat for you!  Today we play back the first hour of the 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Vilalge in Orlando!  This show was recorded back on Sunday, July 30, 2017.  During this 12-Hour Live Show, we raised over $30,000 for the great folks at Give Kids the World!  Thanks so much for your amazing support!  During this first hour, we take many calls from our listeners on many Disney topics!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


It was such a fun weekend down at Walt Disney World thanks so much to our listeners!  Today, Mike, Pam, and Rikki share our thoughts of New Year's Eve at Epcot and some quick memories from the 25th Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend!  From cold weather to running through barrels to lots of amazing accomplishments, we hope you get a kick out of our thoughts.  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1274 - Listener Questions
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include adult-only bruch options, to visit Kennedy Space Center or one-night at Walt Disney World post-DCL cruise, getting around Walt Disney World in a wheelchair, Rivers of Light or Pandora at night and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today Listener Jovanni from New Jersey joins us to talk about how WrestleMania brought him to Walt Disney World this past spring!  Hear about his trip with friends, the long drive from New Jersey, thoughts on staying at Disney's Port Orleans Riverside, great meals and fun times in the parks!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1272 - Looking Ahead to 2018
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 20:00:00 -0600

It's 10K Friday down at Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend!  Good luck to all of our BOGP Lizards!  Today Mike and Rikki look forward to what we will see at Walt Disney World in 2018 at the theme parks, resorts, transportation systems, Disney Springs and more!  It's going to be an exciting year!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1271 - Listener Questions
Tue, 02 Jan 2018 20:00:00 -0600

Happy Wednesday!  Mike takes your calls LIVE to get ahead a bit for Marathon Weekend!  We talk runDisney, dessert parties, Extra Magic Hours, touring with kids and no Park Hoppers and more on today's show!  Follow along as we are at Walt Disney World right now!  @BeOurGuestMike  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Happy New Year, everyone!  We hope that 2018 is the most amazing year for each of you and thank you so much for starting off another year with us here on the Be Our Guest Podcast!  Listener Susan joins us today from Ohio to talk about her trip last January to Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort while her husband attended a conference for work!  Hear about her fun days solo in the parks and how she turned this trip into one of the best experiences ever!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Warning:  This show contains a cat fight!  Today Rikki, Mike, and Pam close out 2017 with a show about the positives and negatives of a last-minute Walt Disney World trip!  From considerations for accommodations, dining, park touring and more, we talk about how this could stress-out the uber-planner, but could also be your best trip ever!  Happy New Year from all of us here at the Be Our Guest Podcast!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1268 - Listener Questions
Tue, 26 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include which party is better - MNSSHP or MVMCP,  benefits of upgrading your Magic Your Way tickets to Annual Passes and how to do this on your trip, trying to score a last-minute ADR and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Merry Christmas from all of us here at The Be Our Guest Podcast!  Thanks for joining us here in the BOGP Studios on Christmas morning as Mike, Pam, and Rikki exchange their gifts for the year and share a memory of two from Christmas when we were kids!  We hope this is the happiest day of year year for you and your family!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!

   
audio Episode 1266 - Trapped In Adventureland
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki continue with our mini-series explore lands around Walt Disney World in-depth!  Today we are trapped in Adventureland!  With 2 E-Ticket attractions, a few more minor experiences, some of the best snacks and a nice table-service restaurant, Adventureland is a great place to get stuck!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1265 - Listener Questions
Tue, 19 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

With the busy holiday season upon us, we switch it up a bit today!  Mike and Mallory are together in studio and we take your calls LIVE with great questions about the Dream Class ships vs. the Classic Disney Cruise Line ships, last minute Marathon Weekend advice, where to propose at Walt Disney World, the best character meals for young boys and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we are joined by Listener Kris in Aurora, Illinois as we talk about her 20th Anniversary celebration at Disney's Boardwalk Villas!  We discuss what it is like returning to the same resort where you honeymooned 20 years later, her accommodations in a 1 Bedroom Villa, great meals at Yachtsman's Steakhouse, Liberty Tree Tavern, and more!  We also discuss how her son performed at Disney Springs and how to balance those performances with a fun Disney vacation!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1263 - Star Wars at Walt Disney World
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

THIS IS A SPOILER-FREE SHOW!  Today Mike, Pam, and Rikki discuss where to find the best experiences for the Star Wars and Disney fan in your life.  From battling Darth Vader and Kylo Ren face-to-face to some more "standard" Meet & Greet opportunities to some fun galactic dining and more, we are stong with the Force today!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1262 - Listener Questions
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include secret menu items at the Counter Service locations,  getting to your rental car on WDW property, the possibility of being bored on a transatlantic cruise, a Magical Express question and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We have Listener Spencer joining us today to talk about his amazing trip to Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa in a 2 Bedroom Villa this past September.  Hear about his thoughts on having such a huge unit for just 3 guests, transportation to and from SSR, Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, great meals and lots of fun!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1260 - Trapped In Frontierland
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki start a new mini-series discussing what you might miss in each of the themed lands around Walt Disney World!  We start today with Frontierland, as this land really does have most everything you need other than a Table-Service Restaurant.  From 2 E-Ticket Attractions to Tom Sawyer Island to some minor fun, great counter service dining and snacks, you can't miss Frontierland!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1259 - Listener Questions
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include making the most of 1 day at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, the "night before your trip" rituals, the latest on new dining options at Disney Springs, Garden Grocer vs. Amazon Prime Now and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


WARNING:  Don't listen while hungry!  Today we speak with Listener Trish from Illinois about her trip to Walt Disney World this past May as just a couple staying at Disney's Port Orleans French Quarter Resort during the Flower & Garden Festival.  We discuss her two books that she has written, especially the one about the food at Walt Disney World!  Hear her picks for the "best-of-the-best" dining down at Walt Disney World!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Mike, and Rikki are here to talk everything Disney's Wilderness Lodge Resort today!  This resort is so beautiful during the holiday season that we had to talk about it today to kick-off December!  We discuss our general thoughts on this Deluxe Resort and then dive into the rooms types, views, dining, recreation, transportation, and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1256 - Listener Questions
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include timing for a breakfast ADR when running a runDisney event, fun ideas to help dad slow down a bit and enjoy the adult-only experience, when to schedule that flight after your Disney Cruise and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We sit down with Listener Bri from Texas today to talk about her family trip to Walt Disney World this past April staying at the Boardwalk Inn!  We discuss her thoughts on this Deluxe Resort, Keys to the Kingdom Tour,  spending time as a family, and more!  We also discuss her solo trip to Disneyland in August staying at the Disneyland Hotel!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Happy Black Friday, everyone!  We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your friends and family!  Today, Mike, Pam and Rikki discuss some of Disney's best promotions in the past to get us down to Walt Disney World and then we discuss some possible discounts for the future (such as a loyalty program) that Disney could use to get us down there even more!  We also talk about "Black Friday Doorbusters" that Disney could offer in the parks as well!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1253 - Listener Questions
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include where to run if staying at Caribbean Beach, how to tour with a toddler when it comes to Extra Magic Hours, making the most of a split stay, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Listener Tony from Ohio joins us today to discuss his 10 day trip to Walt Disney World last February!  We discuss his first runDisney expereince at the Princess Half-Marathon Weekend, staying at Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort, eating almost exclusively at counter-service restaurants, carriage rides, and so much more! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


We are all back together today to hear about Pam's trip to Walt Disney World last week!  Hear her thoughts on staying the newly-renovated rooms at Disney's Pop Century Resort, staying in a Cabin at Fort Wilderness, taking advantage of the mobile ordering system, dining around Disney Springs and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1250 - Listener Questions
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include shipping an autographed iron skillet back to St. Louis (really!), trying to find Annual Pass discounted rooms during the year,  Beach Club or the Polynesian, MK or Epcot for July 4, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 

   

We are headed back to the United Kingdom again today with Listener Anthony from Leeds!  Hear about his 2 week stay at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, great dining experiences including Dining with an Imagineer, Highway in the Sky, Flying Fish, and more!  We also discuss his 4 Parks in 1 Day adventure as well as a trip to Kennedy Space Center!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1248 - What Would You Bring Back?
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0600

We are feeling a bit nostalgic today and pose the question:  What would you bring back?  If you could bring back a past promotion, show, parade, attraction, restaurant, etc., what would it be? Hear our thoughts from a fun promotion, a character meal, music and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1247 - Listener Questions
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics including tipping your Uber/Lyft driver, suggestions for fireworks cruises, where to have a nice "mom and son" meal at Universal and Walt Disney World, the "banana allergy club" and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


It's already November now and we are getting you ready for the holiday season today!  Listener Beth from Baltimore joins us to talk about her trip with her boyfriend and parents to Walt Disney World and sailing on the Disney Cruise Line over the Christmas/New Year's holiday!  Hear about their stay at the Boardwalk Inn, the weather and crowds this time of year, and bringing in 2017 on the Disney Dream!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam is still on her cruise, so you get Mike and Rikki talking about all of the latest news down at Walt Disney World!  From three new Italian restaurants coming to Disney Springs to the Festival of the Arts at Epcot, Woody's Lunchbox at the Studios, to STEM coming to Future World and more, we have you covered!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1244 - Listener Questions
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics spend just 1 day at Walt Disney World over New Year's, Wilderness Lodge or Boardwalk for a romantic weekend, seeing the lights at Fort Wilderness during the holidays, best counter-service in each park and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Mark joins us today from the UK to discuss his Walt Disney World honeymoon last summer!  Hear about the considerations one must think about when traveling across the Atlantic for a holiday, how Disney is marketed to those in the United Kingdom, his thoughts on the Yacht Club Resort, a great memory on the carousel and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Rikki joins Mike and Pam today to share the details of her quick trip to Walt Disney World last weekend!  Hear about her stay at Disney's Polynesian Villas in a Deluxe Studio, Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, a quick day at Universal including Halloween Horror Nights, a reivew of the Baseline Tap House at the Studios, a dining review from Garden Grill and Paradisio 37 at Disney Springs!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1241 - Listener Questions
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics if the Christmas Party is worth it for college students on a tight budget, booking a Bounceback Offer, paying a room-only with Disney Gift Cards, details of a split-stay for a runDisney Weekend and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today Listener Emily from Texas joins us to discuss her very unique stay at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort during Hurricane Irma last month!  Hear about how she felt before the trip and why they still decided to go with Hurricane Irma on the way, their first DVC stay, riding out the storm at the Polynesian, and the unique things that being there during a hurricane offered them!  We also discuss Epcot's Food & Wine Festival and Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party too!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1239 - WDW Holiday Season 2017 Preview
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

We know it's early, but we wanted to get you ready for the 2017 Holiday season down at Walt Disney World!  From how to see both Halloween and Christmas on one trip to all of the new offerings around the parks and resorts, we have some great ideas to make the most of this special time of year!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1238 - Listener Questions
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics a new place to eat for a picky eater, quiet places for mom and daughter around the resort, and a lot of NYE talk, much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 

   

We are excited to have Listener Jacquie joining us today from Plano, Texas to talk about her Walt Disney World trip to Disney's Art of Animation Resort the week before Thanksgiving last year.  Hear about the Lion King Family Suites, traveling with little ones and the grandparents, nice meals at Le Chefs de France, Garden Grill, and even Pecos Bills for Thanksgiving and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1236 - Too Much Planning for WDW?
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Rikki brings a nice topic to the table today!  Does Disney require us to plan TOO much?  Where do you fall on the planning spectrum?  How do you handle friends/family who have no idea what they are getting themselves into on their future Disney trip?  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1235 - Listener Questions
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include what to expect with a VIP Tour Guide, working your trip around a runDisney Weekend if you are not participating, a non-park weekend, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We head to British Columbia today to speak with Listener Jamie-Lee about her adults' trip to Walt Disney World this past July.  Hear about what it is like to travel across the continent, taking a first-time visitor to WDW, staying at Disney's Port Orleans Riverside, great meals at Disney Springs, a day at Typhoon Lagoon and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1233 - Walt Disney World in YOUR World
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

We just felt like we needed to have a little fun today after a tough week.  Today we discuss where we find Walt Disney World back home in our "real" worlds.  From a Baobob tree that Mike sees daily to restaurants in our hometowns that remind us of Disney restuarants to if the Disney Store takes us back on vacation, hear our thoughts and share yours!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1232 - Listener Questions
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a tip for going through secutiry at MCO after Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, The Wave or Sanaa for Thanksgiving, quick-service dining at The Dolphin, best value on-site resort for a family of 5 from Australia, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we are joined by Lauren and Brian from Massachusettes to share their many milestones in life they have celebrated at Walt Disney World!  From their first trip together to Coronado Springs, to the engagement story at the Magic Kingdom, to an wonderulf first anniversary at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, to a baby reveal, we talk about it all!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1230 - Where To Hang Your Fastpasses
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Happy Friday, everyone!  Today Mike, Pam, and Rikki discuss some unexpected attractions or experiences where you might want to consider using your initial three Fastpass+ experiences!  Barnstormer?  Maybe.  Jungle Cruise?  Definitely!  Star Tours?  Who knows?  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1229 - Listener Questions
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include celebrating a 7th birthday at the Magic Kingdom, a first trip and first flight, how to spend the day at Fort Wilderness, where to take that carriage ride, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We head to Illinois to speak with Listener Elizabeth today to discuss a first-time trip to Walt Disney World AND Disneyland on today's show!  How cool is that?  We talk about her family's October stay at Disney's Art of Animation Resort in a Lion King Family Suite, experiencing Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party and Epcot's Food & Wine Festival, and more!  We also discuss staying at the Howard Johnson Hotel at Disneyland and great experiences in both parks!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Boo To You!  Today, Pam, Mike, and Rikki discuss everything that is new at the 2017 Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party!  From new costume rules to great snacking options that look really, really good, to new entertainment options, we want you to celebrate the ultimate Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1226 - Listener Questions
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike Rikki, and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include booking Bounceback Offers, Art of Animation vs. Port Orleans Riverside, exchanging a voucher for an Annual Pass, Disney Dining Plan dining folks with non-Disney Dining Plan folks, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Max from Minnesota joins us today to talk about his group of 17 heading down to Walt Disney World last January!  Hear about their stay in a couple of 2-Bedroom Villas at Disney's Kidani Village Resort, first haircuts at the Harmony Barbershop, touring with an infant and much more!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Last Friday, Mike and Rikki did everything we could to help guests prepare for Hurricane Irma and the impact that it might have had on Central Florida.  Today, Mike and Pam discuss how we feel Disney handled this historic hurricane and the guest experience both at Walt Disney World and for those sailing with the Disney Cruise Line.  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!

   
audio Episode 1223 - Listener Questions
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a "mom & me" trip, how to handle Universal parks during your WDW trip, getting to the Magic Kingdom before check-in, queueing up for character at Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Dan from Baltimore join us today to talk about his recent trip to Disney's Coronado Springs Resort over the July 4th holiday.  Hear about his stay at Coronado in one of they newly-renovated rooms, construction update and the pool area!  We also talk about great meals at O'hana, Sci-Fi and more!  Finally, hear a very romantic story about how true love never ends!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


With Hurricane Irma bearing down on the Caribbean and Florida, we are here today to offer some tips of things to think about when it comes to possibly cancelling, rescheduling, or following through with your Walt Disney World Vacation.  From what to load your smart phone with to things to bring to situations to think about, we think this is an important show for anyone traveling during hurricane season.  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1220 - Listener Questions
Tue, 05 Sep 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include Everything Pop vs. Landscape of Flavors, how to divide the Magic Kingdom for 2 days of touring, one long stay or a split stay, anniversary ideas, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We are excited to have Listener Justin joining us today from North Carolina to talk about his first trip with his family to Disneyland!  Justin grew up in Orlando, so he is a Disney veteran, but had never made it to Disneyland before this trip.  Hear about his stay at the Disneyland Hotel, use of MaxPass, Fantasmic experience, and how it "felt" to see where it all started!  We also talk about his awesome Club 33 experience!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Finishing up our mini-series, today Mike, Pam, and Rikki speculate on what we think might be the next three counter-service restaurants at Walt Disney World to go away.  Might your favorite be on our list?  Here what we think and then let us know your choices over on Facebook!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1217 - Listener Questions
Tue, 29 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include purchasing tickets for Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, dropping off a rental car at the Car Care Center after hours, spend a day at Food & Wine or go to the Wine & Dine Half After Party, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Mel from Ohio joins us today to talk about his mumti-generational trip last February to Bay Lake Towers at Disney's Contemporary Resort.  Hear about the crowds and weather this time of the year as well as his thoughts on staying in a 2-Bedroom Villa with a Theme Park View!  We talk about fun times in the parks as well, and then finish looking forward to his next trip next month!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Continuing on from last week, today Mike, Pam, and Rikki speculate on what we think might be the next three table-service restaurants at Walt Disney World to go away.  Might your favorite be on our list?  Here what we think and then let us know your choices over on Facebook!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1214 - Listener Questions
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include is there an age that is "too young" to cruise, splitting Fastpass+ experiences around the family, catching Magical Express at the end of the trip, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We are joined by Listener Craig from Atlanta today to talk about his Southern California adventure today!  Hear about renting a car and driving to the end of Route 66 while seeing many fun beaches along the way!  We discuss his experiences staying at the Holiday Inn Good Neighbor Hotel and visiting Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure!  You won't want to miss the experience they had on Mickey's Fun Wheel!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1212 - The Next 3
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

After seeing the final experiences with The Great Movie Ride and Ellen's Energy Adventure last weekend, today Mike, Pam, and Rikki speculate on what three attractions currently operating at Walt Disney World might be the best to go.  Hint, we talk about a lot of Tomorrowland!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel and Drew Baker - Financial Planner for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1211 - Listener Questions
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include helping a first-time runDisney participant get his family around the course to see him, things to go in Grand Cayman on a Disney Cruise, a 21st birthday, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we have a slightly different show for you!  This is the audio from a Facebook Live chat that we had discussing highlights from the Be Our Guest Podcast Cruise and July Walt Disney World Vacation!  Mallory gives her takes on the trip and answers questions from our listeners!  Don't worry, the trip reports will be back next week!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1209 - The Pandora Problem
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Today, Pam, Mike, and Rikki discuss the "Pandora Probelm" which is really a positive thing!  We talk about how the existance of this new, amazing land at Disney's Animal Kingdom changes how we will tour Walt Disney World moving forward!  We discuss Fastpass strategies, changes to typical dining, going in the morining for rope drop or seeing Pandora at night, and more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel and Drew Baker - Financial Planner for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1208 - Listener Questions
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's show was recorded LIVE during the 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World, so you might hear your question or phone call today!  Today's topics include dining reviews from Pandora, TRON attraction bringing more updates to Tomorrowland possibility, where to dine at Downtown Disney in Disneyland, Fall AP Discounts, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 

   

Today we are excited to have Listener Ginelle joining us from North Carolina to discuss her stay in a Fort Wilderness Cabin last November!  Hear about how an anniversary trip turned into a family-affair!  Also, hear about the benefits of stayting in a Cabin at Fort Wilderness, the crowds during "Jersey Week", strategies for getting the most out of the Food & Wine Festival at Epcot, and much more!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Thanks to your wonderful support, we were able to come together as a podcast family last Sunday to raise over $29,000 for Give Kids the World Village!  You all are incredible!  Today, Pam, Mike, and Rikki talk about how to see Epcot's World Showcase "more deeply" on your next trip!  From helping the kids learn a little about the world to sharing a taste of each counntry to seeing World Showcase during different times of the year, we give our best strategies for this amazing place!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel and Drew Baker - Financial Planner for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1205 - Listener Questions
Tue, 01 Aug 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include helping to pick some nice Table-Service restaurants at the WDW resorts, Disney Springs for kids, the "new" Mission SPACE, Pandora at night or Happily Ever After Fireworks, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Today we are joined by Sara from Chicago to talk about a surprise trip for her kids where they visited three different Walt Disney World Resorts!  Also, hear about being Club-Level on the Deluxe Disney Dining Plan, Pirate Adventures, signature character dining, and much more! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Pam, Mike, & Rikki get together today to discuss our memories of the Be Our Guest Podcast Cruise 4 on the Disney Fantasy through the Western Caribbean from July 8-15, 2017.  We discuss special celebrations with dear friends, our highlights of the Disney Fantasy, onboard programming highlights, unexpected fun on Port Adventures, highlights of our accommodations, and much more!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel and Drew Baker - Financial Planner for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1202 - Listener Questions
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include a first-time runDisney experience, how long you can stay in the Magic Kingdom on a "party" night, getting from point-to-point with Minnie Vans, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


We hear from Listener Jillian today to discuss her Wine & Dine Race Week last fall!  She turned a race weekend into an entire week of Walt Disney World fun!  Hear about her stay at both Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort as well as Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa!  We discuss nice meals at Disney Springs, fun tours with friends, and a review of the 2016 Wine & Dine Half-Marathon Weekend! We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Today we have an encore episode with Matt and Nate from Wedway Radio!  This is Hour 12 of the 2015 12-Hour Live Show to benefit Give Kids the World Village!  Matt and Nate bring along a game to play today, and I hope you have as much fun playing along as we had on this day!   We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel and Drew Baker - Financial Planner for sponsoring today's podcast!


audio Episode 1199 - Listener Questions
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:00:00 -0600

Mike and Pam are here to answer your Listener Questions! Today's topics include upgrading your Magic Your Way ticket to an Annual Pass, luggage and using Disney's Magical Express, where to stay for Princess Half-Marathon Weekend, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your question to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.    Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.    Thanks to our friends at VirtualMickey.com for sponsoring today's podcast! 


Mike might still be at Walt Disney World, but we still have a great show to start your week!  Listener Tara joins us today to discuss her "Besties" trip to Walt Disney World without the kids this past May!  Hear about touring at a breakneck pace, dining solo, thoughts on the Grand Flordian Resort & Spa, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com. Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at TouringPlans.com and TheWisdomOfWalt.com for sponsoring today's podcast!


Rikki joins Mike today to discuss her trip to Disney's Aulani Resort last year.  We start off with some D23 predictions, then dive into how a trip to Hawaii might be just the thing a "comfortable" Walt Disney World or Disneyland fan might need!  We talk about getting there, dining, recreation, and much more!  We hope that you enjoy today's podcast!  Please send us your questions to mike@beourguestpodcast.com.  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter@BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Check out Magical Mouse Radio for great Walt Disney World In-Park Audio & Music 24 Hours a day at www.magicalmouseradio.com.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel and Drew Baker - Financial Planner for sponsoring today's podcast!