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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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Dec 29, 2017

It's our last podcast of the year, so we look back at all of what Disney gave us in 2017.  We talk about what attractions opened in the park, new dinning, films, tv, and more.  

If you would like to take a magical Disney vacation please get a free quote from Michelle with Mei-travel.  You can email her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Be sure to subscribe to Rope Drop Radio for future episodes!

Dec 22, 2017

In today's episode we talk about the recent Disney acquisition of fox.  What all did they acquire, how much is this costing, what does it mean for the parks, and more.

For your next Disney Vacation make sure you get a free quote from the Rope Drop Queen, Michelle McKnight.  You can contact her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

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Dec 16, 2017

The first half of this show we discuss everything Star Wars that is happening the parks, cruises, and run Disney.  Then the final 20 minutes we give our own review of The Last Jedi.  We talk scenes we liked, disliked, and what we expect from Episode 9.  If you like Star Wars this episode is for you.

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And if you'd like to take a Star Wars Disney Vacation get a FREE quote form Jedi Master Michelle McKnight.  You can email her directly Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

Dec 8, 2017

Today we discuss one of the more popular resorts at Walt Disney World, The Animal Kingdom Lodge.  We talk theming, restaurants, amenities, and of course those amazing views!  If you would like to book at stay at the Animal Kingdom Lodge or any other Disney property.  Please contact Michelle McKnight with Mei Travel.  You can email her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

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Dec 1, 2017

Doug just flew back from an 8 day family vacation at Walt Disney World.  We discuss all the attractions, restaurants, shows and of course rope drops that they got to experience.  

If you would like to have a magical family vacation please contact Michelle with Mei Travel.  You can email her directly Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Nov 23, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving from Rope Drop Radio!  Today we discuss our favorite Disney Christmas movies, from The Santa Clause and The Muppets Christmas Carol to Prep and Landing and the Nightmare before Christmas.  

If you are looking to take a magical Disney Vacation get a FREE quote from Michelle McKnight.  You can email her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

Nov 17, 2017

After some Disney Cruise News about the Magic, we dive into dinning at the Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom.  To help you save some money we are playing a game where we only have $40 to spend on food.  We shares meals and snacks that you get what you are paying for.  If you are thinking of going to one of these two parks, this show will help you save some dough.

If you are looking to take a trip to Disney World, please contact Michelle McKnight for a FREE quote.  Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Be sure to subscribe!  And Thank You for listening! 

Nov 10, 2017

Today we welcome back fellow travel agent Alex Cenac who joins our round table discussion on the changes happening to Disney's California Adventure with all the Pixar stuff coming in.  We also dive out east to Walt Disney World and talk about the holidays and what all you can do and see during their many Christmas events!

If you would like to take a magical holiday Disney vacation please contact Michelle with Mei Travel.  You can email her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Also if you have questions for Alex's you can find him at Alex.Cenac@mei-travel.com

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Nov 3, 2017

Disney has a lot of unique words that the average person doesn't know, but if you spend anytime in Walt Disney World you'll hear them a lot.  Today we break down some of the more common phrases you'll hear on property.  

If you would like to have a magical Disney Vacation pleases email Michelle McKnight for a Free Quote at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Oct 27, 2017

After we discuss the closing of Stiches Great Escape we dive into our review of the Polynesian Village Resort.  We talk restaurants like Ohana, Kona CafĂ©, and Capt Cooks.  We also discuss theming, transportation, and of course Dole Whip!

If you want a free quote about the possibilities of staying at the Polynesian email Michelle at Michelle.McKnight@me-travel.com

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Oct 20, 2017

Today we start with the news, Dogs are coming to Disney World.  We discuss how that is going to affect Magical Express, Allergies, and what resorts you can bring your pets.  We also dive into the topic of taking a large group.  How to trip plan, restaurants that work with large families, and of course matching shirts!

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If you have a large family vacation you would like to take please contact Michelle for a free quote.  He can reach her directly at Michelle.McKnight@me-travel.com

 

Oct 13, 2017

Doug talks to us about his recent trip to celebrate his sons 10th birthday at Walt Disney World.  We here about his stay at Pop Century, his experience on the new Mission Space Green, dinning, and more.  

If you are thinking about a Magical Disney Experience email Michelle for your FREE quote.  Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Oct 6, 2017

Today we answer YOUR questions, from fastpass strategies and travel advice to favorite time to go, and where to stay with a scooter.  Keep asking us your question via Facebook, twitter, and email... and we'll keep doing these episodes!

If you are planning a trip we recommend using Michelle McKnight as your Disney travel agent.  You can contact her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

 

Sep 29, 2017

Did you wonder what it was like to have your family vacation during a hurricane?  To answer that we brought on Rope Drop listener Brook who was in Walt Disney World during Hurricane Irma.  She talks about her experience with the cast members, people at the park, damages, and more.  

If you are thinking of taking a magical Disney Vacation, please let Michelle McKnight plan it for you.  You can reach her directly at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

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Sep 22, 2017

We talk a lot about rides and food, but today we discuss all the shows offered at Walt Disney World.  We travel to all four parks and talk about the good, the bad, and the ones you should probably just avoid. 

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If you are thinking of taking a magical Disney Vacation, we recommend using Michelle McKnight with MEI Travel.  You can reach her directly by sending an email to Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Sep 15, 2017

Today we bring on a 9 year old, special guest Alden McKnight.  He shares the inner workings of the Disney Cruise Line Oceaneer Club and Lab on all four Disney Cruise ships.  We discuss all the fun things kids get to do, all while the parents are having special one on one time with their significant other.  

If you would like to take your family on a magical Disney Cruise please contact Michelle McKnight with MEI travel.  You can email her directly Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Be sure to subscribe to our show, follow us on twitter, and like us on Facebook!

Sep 8, 2017

It's all news today on Rope Drop Radio.  We discuss what's happening with Disney Parks and Disney Cruise line as they prepare for Hurricane Irma.  We also talk about some of the updates that are happening in the park, from Star Wars and Toy Story, to Guardians and new holiday shows.  Finally we debate about the new Disney Streaming service that's going to be coming.

If you are thinking about a Disney Vacation please email Michelle with MEI Travel.  Michelle.McKnight@Mei-travel.com

Thank you for listening.  Be sure to Subscribe, like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter!

Sep 1, 2017

Today we break down the fancy signature dining of Walt Disney World.  For this we bring on Disney guru and travel agent Alex Cenac who has experienced almost every dining option in WDW.  He gives his top 5 must does both in and out of the parks.  These are once in a lifetime restaurants and we want to make sure you choose the one perfect for you.

If you need help planning your next trip or requesting dining reservations please contact Michelle at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Also for more information about Alex you can follow him on Twitter @AJCenac 

Thank you for listening, be sure to like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, Subscribe and review!  

Aug 25, 2017

This weeks episode we go across the Atlantic to Disneyland Paris.  We bring on special guest Debbie Raises.  She is a former Castmember and Disney guru who just spent sometime in France and is sharing her experience with us.  We talk dining, attractions, similarities and differences.  Is it worth checking out Disneyland Paris, listen and find out.

If you are thinking about a Magical Disney Vacation please contact Michelle McKnight.

Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

 

Aug 17, 2017

Today we discuss Snacks, from the famous Dole Whip and Mickey Pretzel to the more unique ones like the Grey Stuff and School Bread.  We also talk about the best bang for you buck snacks when you are on the dinning plan.  If you are hungry this episode is for you!  

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If you are considering a Disney Vacation please email Michelle McKnight who would love to help you plan a magical trip.  Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

 

Aug 11, 2017

In today's episode we talk to Doug about his latest trip on the Disney Wonder. He spent 5 nights in Alaska and we get to hear all about it.  From refurbished dinning and shows, to excursions and travel plans, we discuss and review it all.  Make sure you subscribe to our show and follow us on social media.

If you are interested in taking a Disney Cruise, be sure to email Michelle McKnight with Mei-Travel.  

Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

Thank you for listening!

Aug 4, 2017

Today we welcome back tot he show the Rope Drop Queen herself, Michelle McKnight as we discuss two amazing deluxe resorts, Disney's Yacht and Beach Club.  We talk theming, pool, restaurants, and when to book.  It's the perfect show if you are thinking about staying at either resort.

If you would like to book one of these for your next trip please contact Michlle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

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Jul 28, 2017

After some Disney News, we discuss ADRs, Advance Dining Reservations.  A lot of Walt Disney World restaurants book fast!  Today we talk about the 5 hardest reservations to get, and we give some strategies on how to get them.

Tip #1 use a Travel Agent.  We recommend Michelle McKnight.  If you need a reservation, let her make it for you.  Email her today at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

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Jul 21, 2017

It's all about Disney News in today's episode as we dive into everything that was discussed at D23.  New attractions, New Ships, New Restaurants, and More!  We give our take on what's to come!  

If you are looking to take a trip to Disney make sure you contact our favorite travel planner Michelle McKnight.  You can email her directly at Michelle.Mcknight@mei-travel.com

Thank for you listening to Rope Drop Radio! 

 

Jul 14, 2017

Today we discuss ALL the night time spectaculars at all 4 Walt Disney World Parks.  We talk Rivers of Light, Illuminations, Star Wars, Fantasmic, and Happily Ever After.  We also discuss the other ones that you might not know of and give our full review.

If you are looking to plan a trip please contact Michelle McKnight at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

 

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