Category Archives: Polynesian

Kona Cafe at Disney’s Polynesian Village

It was almost 5 p.m. and I was hungry for dinner. There really is nothing that I can eat at Magic Kingdom, so I hopped over to the Polynesian Village Resort for dinner. I was hoping that I would be able to get a spot at Kona Cafe, since I was by myself, but they were not taking walk-ups. Luckily, if you could find a seat at Kona Island (the coffee bar right next to Kona Cafe), you could order off of the same menu. The seating is bar-style seating (so no tables), but that worked for me.

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Holiday Decorations at Walt Disney World

Have you ever been to Walt Disney World during the Christmas season? The parks and resorts are bursting with Christmas cheer. Disney starts decorating on November 1st each year. It has always amazed me to see pumpkins outside the Magic Kingdom Train Station and in Town Square on October 31st and then be greeted on November 1st by poinsettias and nutcrakers. The Magic Kingdom is fully decorated by mid November, just in time for the start of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party events. All the parks and resorts are Christmas card ready by November 20th.

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Disney & Gluten-free at Disney World’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show

    *This dining experience took place in July 2014* Nathan and I wanted to try something new this vacation, so we chose to attend the Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show at the Polynesian Resort. We got our tables in category 1, so we were close to the stage. We checked in and received our leis and were walked over to the luau area of the resort. As we walked we could see awesome views of Cinderella’s Castle across the lagoon. The luau show had a cute…

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Vegan & Gluten-free at Disney World – Captain Cooks at the Polynesian Village & Resort

*This dining experience took  place in March 2013* This is a gluten-free, vegan stir-fry from Captain Cooks at the Polynesian Resort. It is a quick-service and they are pretty good with allergies. There is also a Dole Whip machine here! Please like & share:

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Disney World Resort Christmas Decorations

Disney World!!! Yay!! We went around looking at some holiday decorations at some of the Disney Resorts. Everything was very festive. Here is me and Nathan at Shades of Green: Shades of Green also had a festive wreath display where each department of the hotel decorated a wreath and we had to vote for our favorite. Shades of Green Tree Next we went to the Wilderness Lodge. I have never been here before and it was pretty neat. There was a handbell choir performing and everything. The tree: Me…

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