Get Down to Disness

About Get Down to Disness

Kat is the owner/creator/operator and Chief Disnesswoman at Get Down to Disness, a seasoned Disney traveler and lover of all things Disney. Her best family memories surround magical vacations at the WDW resort and it his her mission to provide the same to her clients.

Caring for Giants-An Unbiased Review

I recently took the Caring for Giants tour at Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park. This tour takes you as close as possible to the African elephants that reside on the savanna you experience during the Kilimanjaro Safari attraction. I was not hosted or invited by the Walt Disney Travel Company to take this tour, I [...]

By | July 24th, 2019|Disness Reports, Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Epcot Myths BUSTED!

If I were at the Walt Disney World Resort today, I would be staying at the Wilderness Lodge for the first time EVER. The weather has taken a turn for the chilly, days are getting shorter (seriously, dark at dinner, C’MON!) and summer is becoming more and more of a distant memory. In these dire,…

By | April 19th, 2019|Disness Reports|0 Comments

5 Magic Kingdom Myths BUSTED!

If I were at the Walt Disney World Resort today, I would be staying at the Wilderness Lodge for the first time EVER. The weather has taken a turn for the chilly, days are getting shorter (seriously, dark at dinner, C’MON!) and summer is becoming more and more of a distant memory. In these dire,…

By | April 19th, 2019|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Friday in Fantasyland: Epcot All the Way!

March 2019 | by Suzanne Burmeister “We can go back to the Magic Kingdom again sometime?” is a question my four-year-old daughter often asks, and now I’ve caught the bug. I am imagining my next trip in a fantastical-nebulous sense. No clear date in mind. However, Magic Kingdom isn’t where my mind is zooming at [...]

By | March 15th, 2019|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Special Ticketed Event: A First Timer’s Review

March 2019 | by Suzanne Burmeister The scenario? Two grandparents, two parents, and two kids (aged 3 and 1) contemplating spending even MORE money for a special ticketed event. I’ll cut to the chase: It’s worth it. My family and I went to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party on Sunday, November 25, 2019. We waited [...]

By | March 12th, 2019|Disness Reports|0 Comments

WDW Magazine: A Review

At Get Down to Disness®, our motto is “planning is half the fun”. We whole-hardheartedly believe this to be true about the work put in during the months, weeks and days leading up to a Walt Disney World vacation. The researching, strategizing, plan-shifting, schedule-pushing, stamina-testing marathon of joy that pays off with a magical vacation…

By | February 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Friday in Fantasyland: Resort Hopping for the Holidays

If I were at the Walt Disney World Resort today, not only would I be incredibly happy, I would plan to spend the day resort-hopping! I know many don't see the allure of visiting other resorts-thinking it's a waste of time, but I think those people are missing out on some amazing experiences! Since it [...]

By | December 28th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Fridays in Fantasyland: The Daily Disney Afterglow

Welcome to This Friday in Fantasyland So much of visiting Disney World these days revolves around meticulous planning. I recently spent three frustrating hours navigating the troubled FastPass system picking the rides my family wants to ride months from now, and yet, my favorite memories of Disney World never really focus on those coveted FastPass [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Fridays in Fantasyland: Wanderlust & Hunger Satisfied at Nomad Lounge

One week after returning from a visit to the Walt Disney World Resort and I am astounded at the long list of things I fully intended to do, planned to do, but didn't. It's not that I necessarily forgot, it's just so often the unplanned fun is just too good to cut short  in order [...]

By | September 20th, 2018|Disness Reports|0 Comments

Have the BEST Character Meet and Greets at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

In just a few short days, I'll be totally geeking out about attending Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween party! This year, while I'm not going in a proper costume, I'll be Disney Bounding as Maleficent. While my husband has decidedly chosen to attend as himself. No matter, we will no doubt have a blast! This [...]

By | August 29th, 2018|Disness Reports|4 Comments