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Rope Drop Radio: A Disney Travel Planning Podcast

Our job at Rope Drop Radio is to help you navigate all things Disney, from the Parks to Cruise, we've done it all. We love talking Disney and want to make sure you have a wonderful time on your vacation.
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Feb 3, 2023

In this weeks episode, we explore each month from January to December at Walt Disney World, including factors such as crowd levels, ride repairs, and attractions, to assist you in choosing the best month to visit.

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Jan 27, 2023

We are joined today by Len Testa, the Master of Touring Plans, to discuss the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World. We will look at what was achieved and what was not, and also explore what the future holds for Disney's 100 year anniversary, including rumored plans.

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Jan 20, 2023

This week, we will examine activities at Disney that may consume a significant amount of time. These include both things to avoid, as well as those that are enjoyable but require patience.

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Jan 13, 2023

Join us as we explore the ins and outs of Genie Plus at Walt Disney World. From purchasing to maximizing its benefits, we'll cover everything you need to know. We'll also discuss the Lightning Lanes and which attractions are worth the extra cost.

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Jan 6, 2023

It's a new year, which means it's time to discuss strategies for "rope dropping" at Walt Disney World. Rope dropping refers to arriving at the park early in the morning to get ahead of the crowds and be among the first to experience the attractions. On this week's episode of Rope Drop Radio, we'll share tips on how to get the most out of your Disney World visit by prioritizing the attractions you want to experience and finding ways to skip the lines. We'll also explain the origin of thse term "rope drop" and share more insider information about the park. Tune in for all the details!

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Dec 30, 2022

Today Derek and Doug recape their 2022.  We discuss our trips, top episodes, and a new crazy bucket list inspired lightning round

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Dec 23, 2022

Today we are going to sell eachother on why you should do different things at Walt Disney World.  This could be why you should stay at a value or stay at a deluxe, or why you should try Mama melrose or even why the Galactic Starcruiser is worth it.

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Dec 20, 2022

Michelle McKnight just got back from a few days at Walt Disney World and shares all about it.  She got to see Josh Gad perform the Candle Light Processional as well as attend Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party.  Michelle also dishes about Boardwalk, reviews Coral Reef, and more!

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Dec 16, 2022

Today we welcome from TouringPlans Destination Specialist Sarah Goff.  She is going to help us navigate Hollywood Studios, sharing what we love or want to leave with different attracations, dinning, and more.

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Dec 9, 2022

Today we discuss the resorts around Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World.  We talk about the All Stars, Pop Century, Coronado, and the Animal Kingdom Lodge.  We share likes, dislikes, resturants, pools and more.  

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Dec 2, 2022

It's Trip Report Day!  Doug just got back from a family vacation to Walt Disney World and a Disney Cruise.  We discuss the craziness that is Fort Wilderness during the holidays, as well as the return of Fantasmic.  We also talk about the Disney Wish and what his kids thought of the ship.  For a full cruise report check out Rope Drop on Deck.

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Nov 25, 2022

Today we discuss with fun and satire things at Walt Disney World we are thankful for, like Genie plus, Lightning Lanes, Park Hoping, and more.  Have fun with us this Thanksgiving day and let us know your favoirte side dish @RopeDropRadio

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Nov 18, 2022

Today we go on a safari to South Africa with Destination Specalist Alex Cenac.  He recently did an Adventures by Diseny trip and tells us all about it.  We discuss how Disney makes traveling to places outside of theme parks magical.  They plan everything, letting you enjoy and expericne your vacation.  

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Nov 11, 2022

You asked and we answer!  Thank you for leaving your questions and if you have any further questions hit us up @RopeDropRadio on all the things.

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Nov 4, 2022

Today we welcome to the show Debbie from the Designer Park Company.  We discuss what should go in your day bag when going to a Disney Park.  For more information about Debbies bags visit www.designerparkco.com and use RDR10 for 10%off coupon.

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Oct 28, 2022

Sometimes when you are at the most magical place on earth, things don't go acording to plan.  Maybe you encounter a ride going down, or a long line, maybe they are out of a certain food or registers are down.  Somtimes at Disney World you need to pivot and make new plan.  Today we are joined by Debbie Raises to discuss certain senarios.  

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Oct 21, 2022

Christmas is coming and today we discuss what's new and what happens at Walt Disney World during the holiday season.  We talk where you can find Santa, specical holiday overlays, a resturant that is finally back, and more.

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Oct 14, 2022

Today we go back and forth sharing our biggest pet peeves we see at Disney World.  Could be someone who talks on an attraction, shoulder kid, and more.  Let us know what your pet peeve is @RopeDropRadio

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Oct 7, 2022

Today we take a stroll through Epcot and discuss different rides, attracations, and food and weather we love it, or leave it.  To help us on our journey we are joined by Destination Specialist from TouringPlans Travel Gina Akin.

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Sep 29, 2022

Today we dicuss some simple questions we get all the time, is it worth it.  From the Photopass and park hopping, to Lightning Lanes and Genie Plus.  A lot of things cost a little extra these dayas, so we discuss which ones are worth it.

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Sep 23, 2022

Today we discuss the wonderful world of double rope dropping.  It can only be done at the Magic Kingdom.  Hear all about our strategies for a double rope drop.  Then we answer some Frequently asked questions about rope dropping from first rides, to strollers, and transportation.  If you'd like to try double rope dropping book a vacation today at www.TouringPlans.com/Travel and let them know we sent you.

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Sep 15, 2022

This last week Derek and Doug went down to Walt Disney World to do meet up's, giveaways, a VIP Tour, some new dinning, and more! Thank you everyone who came out and a sepcial thank you to TouringPlans for sponsoring our events.  Hear all about the trip from Dinning at Yachtsman to staying at French Quarter and more.

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Sep 8, 2022

This week we welcome on guest Lyn Mettler of the Families Fly Free Podcast. We talk a little Disney but mostly how to get to Disney when flying. Some general tips and tricks and Lyn shares some of her advice for flying  free!  She provides Rope Drop Listeners with a free EBook on how to get started in flying free.  

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Sep 1, 2022

Today we are joined by our friend Ed.  He has seen both Derek and Doug interact with characters and tells all about it.  We then play a game of Yes or No on different subjects in the Magic Kingdom.  We also have a few anouncesments on some future trips and if you would like to go www.TouringPlans.com/travel

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Aug 25, 2022

Today we discuss the Contemporary, Grand Floridian, Polynesian, Wilderness Lodge, and the campgrounds at Fort Wildenress.  Basiclly if you want to stay near the Magic Kindgom, on of these resorts will be perfect.  We discuss dinning, pools, activities, and more.

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