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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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Jul 10, 2017

Doug and Derek sit poolside Live from Disney's Coronado Resort discussing some great tips on staying cool while visiting Walt Disney World in the summer.  

 

If you are interested in a summer Disney Vacation be sure to email Michelle at Michelle.McKnight@mei-travel.com

Jul 7, 2017

Today we sit pool side at the Coronado Springs Resort and give our full review.  We discuss dinning options, transportation, theming, and more.  It's a beautiful moderate resort and welcome you to join us.  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio, please like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and be sure to subscribe.

Jun 30, 2017

Today we discuss some interesting Disney news as alcohol is added to the dinning plan.  Also have some fun talking about our recent Rope Drop Radio trip to Walt Disney World.  We review the restaurants we ate at, the rides we rode, and of course what we learned, all to help you plan your next magical vacation.  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Jun 23, 2017

Today we are coming to you LIVE from Walt Disney World.  We had a lot of fun checking out Animal Kingdoms newest land; Pandora, The World of Avatar.  We discuss the two newest E ticket attractions, as well as the dinning, theme, and some great strategies on how to do it all.  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Jun 16, 2017

Today we welcome back, from backtothemouse.com, Joseph Kaplan.  We dive into all sorts of ways to save money.  From using credits cards and points to booking at the right time and packing your own food.  If you want to make a Walt Disney World more affordable, you don't want to miss this episode!

Jun 9, 2017

With the opening of Universals third park, Volcano Bay, we dive into a full review of Walt Disney World's main competition.  We talk favorite attractions, the Wizarding world of Harry Potter, Diagon Alley, City Walk, and more.  Best of all Michelle McKnight also plans Universal Studios trips!  Be sure to like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter.  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Jun 2, 2017

Today we welcome Run Disney expert Donna Milligan who will share her experiences running from coast to coast.  Weather you are an avid runner or someone who just wants to do a Run Disney event this episode is for you! We cover races, what to do before, travel plans, and our own experiences.  Thank you for listening, be sure to subscribe, like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter!

May 26, 2017

Today we have a little fun answering some listener questions by playing a game of would you rather.  Would you rather ride this or that, would you rather eat this or that, would you rather fly on this or that.... it's a fun episode.  Be sure to subscribe, Like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter!

May 19, 2017

We start todays show with some Disney News and we follow that with the Great Stroller Debate.  This show has been a year in the making.  If you are traveling with little ones we answer all your questions.  Do you bring your own Stroller, rent one from Disney or a third party vender.  Thank you for listening, be sure to subscribe, like us on facebook, and follow us on Twitter

May 11, 2017

It's a very special Rope Drop Radio as we celebrate one year of podcasting.  With Wishes leaving the Magic Kingdom we are giving our own Disney World Wishes.  We talk all sorts of fun things we would like to see added in the years to come.  Thank for listening, be sure to subscribe, like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter.

May 5, 2017

Today we answer a bunch of your questions, from best use of fast passes at the magic kingdom to the average cost of a Disney Vacation.  Thank you for listening, be sure to subscribe.  

Apr 28, 2017

In today's episode we welcome back Doctor Doug who just finished the Walt Disney World Run Disney Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon!  We also discuss the pros and cons of brining a babysitter to WDW, some huge discount Disney News, and all things Star Wars with Run Disney Dark Side.  Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook!  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Apr 21, 2017

We start today's show with a little Disney news.  Club 33 is coming to Walt Disney World.  Hear how we feel about that.  We also talk about fast passes at the Walt Disney World.  We answer a lot of questions about the strategy behind fast passes and what NOT TO DO!  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio, like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter! 

Apr 14, 2017

I hope you are hungry!  In todays episode we discuss our favorite sit down dining at the Walt Disney World Resort.  It's our top ten!  Do you disagree?  Let us know on social media on Facebook or Twitter.  Please Subscribe and Thank You for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Apr 7, 2017

In todays show we review the Walt Disney Worlds Art of Animation.  We talk about the theme, rooms, pools, food, and more!  If this is a resort you are thinking about staying, then this is a podcast you need to listen too!  Please subscribe, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, and Leave a review!

Mar 31, 2017

In todays episode we discuss some new things happening at Walt Disney Wolrd.  We also talk about Doug's recent trip including his stay at Beach Club.  Finally it's a segment we call What not to Do or Don't be that guy, talking about some pet peeves we have from some first time Disney guests.  Thank you for listening!  Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter, and Subscribe!

Mar 24, 2017

In todays episode we welcome back the Rope Drop Queen Michelle McKnight, as well as Madison Sasman to discuss the new Beauty and the Beast Movie!  We talk about our favorite characters, the original, theme park attractions, and all things Beauty and The Beast.  Thank for you listening and be sure to like us on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter!

Mar 17, 2017

Today we welcome our guest Joe Kaplan from Back To The Mouse blog.  We have an open round table discussion answering questions about the Disney Cruise Line.  We talk about favor drinks, places on Castaway Cay, dining, and more.  

For more information about Joe visit his website at Backtothemouse.com

Mar 10, 2017

Located just outside the Magic Kingdom is the beautiful Contemporary Resort.  In todays episode we talk about this wonderful hotel.  From the pools and rooms to transportation and of course Chef Mickeys.  If you ever want to visit The Contemporary resort listen to our review! 

Mar 3, 2017

In today's show we discuss about the beautiful spring time at The Walt Disney World resort.  We talk about Flower and Garden, crowds, strategies, weather, and more.  Get out of the winter slum and enjoy the show!  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Feb 24, 2017

In today's episode we discuss the the ins and outs of being an Annual Pass holder to Walt Disney World.  If you are planning on going multiple times a year this option might be right for you.  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio.  Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter!

Feb 17, 2017

We start today's show with a ton of breaking Disney news.  From the resorts to the parks, a lot is changing in 2017!  We then discuss Derek's recent trip to Orlando.  Doing all 4 parks and his 3 night journey on the Disney Dream.  We talk shows, dining, activities, and ports.  If you are thinking about taking a Disney Cruise, this show is perfect for you.  Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Feb 10, 2017

In todays episode we discuss the Walt Disney Worlds Value hotel the Pop Century.  We talk transportation, dinning, theming, and over all value.  If you are thinking about staying on property at the Pop Century this episode is for you.  

Feb 3, 2017

After much request we go out west to talk Disneyland and the resorts you can stay at.  We discuss the pros and cons of staying on property at either The Disneyland hotel, Grand Californian, or Paradise Pier.  We also debate with price and amenities is it worth staying off property at one of the Good Neighbor hotels.  If you are thinking about going to Disneyland this is an episode you need to check out! Thank you for listening to Rope Drop Radio!

Jan 27, 2017

In todays special episode we interview professional voice actor Ryan Wiley.  He has a wide range of voices from Mickey and Goofy to Orcs and Pirates.  Enjoy with us as he talks about his new video game and some of his favorites from the Disney Parks.  For more information about Ryan visit his website at www.ryanwileyvo.com.

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