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How Much Does Disney World Cost? (Let’s Make Disney Affordable Again)

Are you trying figure out how much does Disney World truly cost?

Some people find it difficult to successfully afford to travel and enjoy Walt Disney World, especially families. As a solo traveler, you do have some benefits because of that.

The fact of the matter is, we can all find it feasible to visit and enjoy the most magical place on earth. If there are two things I learned as a Disney specialized travel agent, it’s this:

  • Research will be your guide and savior
  • Shop with your wallet, not other’s

By researching, you understand your options and what is available to you in order to make this trip come true.

Being aware that most cost guides are family focused and not solo travel focused, meaning your expectations of cost may deter you from trying if you’re traveling solo.

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How to Socialize on Your Solo Theme Park Trip and Not Feel Lonely (Solo Travel)

Question of the week: How to Socialize on Your Solo Theme Park Trip?

Does the idea of feeling lonely and not having someone to experience a theme park with you hold you back from traveling solo?

If being alone scares you, don’t worry. I know how it feels to be nervous about your first solo trip.

Since I started traveling to theme parks alone, I’ve noticed I’ve become more confident in introducing myself to new people. This gives me a chance to truly be myself, since I am in my theme park “zone.”

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Single Rider Line at Disney: Do You Really Need It? This Will Help You Decide!

You may be asking yourself, does Disney have Single Rider Lines?

Visiting Walt Disney World as a solo traveler can be a lot of fun, and there are some major perks. Besides getting to do exactly what you want without catering to someone else’s needs or desires, you can enjoy what’s known as the Single Rider lines.

These dedicated spaces for solo travelers are spread throughout the Walt Disney World theme parks and can be huge time savers on busy park days. Keep reading for all you need to know about Disney’s Single Rider lines and where to find them.

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Ultimate 3-Day Disney World Itinerary Template

Can you do Disney World in 3 days?

You absolutely can, but you need a plan!

Luckily for you, I am known as the Disney Solo Traveler, which means I’ve learned quite a few things when it comes to planning an amazing 3-day Disney World itinerary and guide.

Whether you’re going solo, with friends, family, or as a couple, I’ve got you covered.

When most people think of Walt Disney World, they think of the Magic Kingdom Theme Park, but the Disney Resort has way more offerings than you think.

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Cinderella Castle at Disney

5 Most UNDERRATED Disney Tips to Make Your Solo Trip Easier (Traveling Alone)

Are you looking for the best Disney tips for your solo trip?

Solo traveling can be a most daunting task, especially at Walt Disney World. It can be overwhelming, intimidating and even jarring at times.

One wonders where you would need to start with dining, flights, tips, and safety precautions.

Thankfully, you have me, a seasoned Walt Disney World Passholder and expert to give you some of my favorite tips when it comes to navigating the Wide World of Disney.

They may seem small but they could mean great comfort or assistance to you.

Let’s dive in together and hopefully you can gain some newfound knowledge or tips!

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DINOSAUR Ride at Animal Kingdom with Tyrannosaurus Rex

5 BEST Animal Kingdom Rides for Solo Travelers

Welcome back ThemeParkHipster!  Today we’re excited to cover one of our favorite topics: the top rides for solo travelers! In particular, the best Animal Kingdom rides.

In the world of theme parks, especially Disney World, it can feel like the whole layout is only planned for big groups or families. And of course, that can make the single rider feel pretty left out. 

But today, we’ve got good news, because we’re going to offer you a solution to all of those solo rider worries with the Animal Kingdom rides solo travelers must do!

So, throw those Single Rider stresses out the window and let’s get started planning the best solo Animal Kingdom day ever!

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3 BEST Disney Moderate Resorts for Solo Travelers

Are you trying to figure out which of the Disney Moderate Resorts is best for your solo trip?

One of the very best aspects of planning a Disney World vacation is picking which Disney Resort hotel you’re going to stay at!

Walt Disney World has a wide variety of tiered and themed resort options to choose from. There is the Value, Moderate and Deluxe options with the Good Neighbor hotels as well.

Today, we are going to be focusing on the Moderate Resorts of the property and which are the very best options out the total five for solo travelers!

They will be rated based on amenities, cost, and dining options. We will also dive into their themes, what to expect and why it is worth the stay!

Start packing your suitcases and put the Disney reservations hotline on speed dial! It’s time to find your perfect moderate resort!

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Hangar Bar View from on top of Wine Bar George

6 Best Things To Do At Disney Springs For Solo Travelers (Traveling Alone)

A Walt Disney World vacation isn’t complete without a stop at Disney Springs. The shopping, dining, and entertainment district is filled with dozens of celebrity chef driven restaurants, stores with everything Mickey Mouse you can imagine, and live music around every corner.

No matter if you go to Disney Springs at the beginning of your trip for part of the day or near the end to pick up any last minute souvenirs there’s so much to do for solo travelers. 

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5 Solo Travel Essentials You MUST HAVE to Stay Safe at Walt Disney World

What are the solo travel essentials you need for your vacation?

As you would imagine, Disney is probably a secure safe haven for us all where we can unwind, relax and know that we are, for the most part, always going to be well taken care of.

Nonetheless, it is important that we remember that one of Disney’s keys to guest satisfaction is “Safety.”

With that being said, guests as well as Cast Members should be on their guard and make sure themselves and everyone around them are safe to enjoy everything the parks have to offer.

As a frequent solo traveler and a woman, it’s majorly important for me to have these kinds of tools with me just in case of an emergency.

Today, I will be introducing you to five of my favorite must have safety travel items to make your solo travels a lot more of a breeze.

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Epcot Rides for Solo Travelers

3 WORST Epcot Rides for Solo Travelers (Solo Disney Trip)

You know that we specialize in solo theme park traveler tips and tricks!  But recently, we realized, what good is talking about the BEST Epcot rides for solo travelers if we don’t talk about the WORST ones too?!

Now, just a quick disclaimer before we dive into the three WORST Epcot attractions for solo travelers: in theory, do the three rides we list below allow solo travelers? 

OF COURSE!  Might you actually enjoy going on these theme park rides as a solo traveler? 

SURE! So, as you’re reading, keep in mind, this is just one ThemeParkHipster’s recommendation, so that your day of solo adventures is full of more fun than awkwardness.

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