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five-night trip in the Kidani Grand Villa. The guys share their magical moments with Chad in this member experience episode. Episode 186
You’ve packed your bags, picked out the best Savannah or Standard View Room, and you’re ready to kick-off your stay at Animal Kingdom Lodge – but what is there to do here when not visiting the Parks? Join Chad, Sandy, Amy, and Aaron as they rave about all the fantastic activities Jambo House and Kidani Village have to offer their guests. With two resorts to explore, Animal Kingdom Lodge has something for everyone, and by the end of this episode, you’ll be asking yourself – What Parks? Episode 185.
Animal Kingdom’s Kidani resort and share their tips on which rooms to request. Wondering whether you should book a standard or savannah view? Which sections to request if you want to be close to the lobby, transportation, or the pool? Get ready to smile as these two couples tell you about maximizing your points, which savannah view is best, and the awesome bathrooms in the 1 and 2 bedroom villas! For those DVCers who love being immersed in authentic theming, staying at DVC’s Animal Kingdom Kidani Village is a must! Episode 184
view for each type of AKV Jambo House DVC room. Wondering whether you should book a value room, a club level room, a standard, view, or a savanna view? Trying to decide between a studio, 1-bedroom, a 2-bedroom lock-off, or a grand villa? Get your insider info on DVC’s AKV Jambo House and more including tips on when to book AKV Jambo House, how to maximize your points, which rooms to request, and how to make the most of your DVC stay. Who doesn’t love waking up next to a giraffe? You can do that with DVC at Animal Kingdom Jambo House! Episode 183.
Their discussion will meander its way through the founding and design elements of the resort – delving into some of the underlying Imagineering concepts that make this resort so unique, enveloping its guests with incredible theming each step further across its threshold. Expect discussions not only about the Animals of the resorts but the layers of cultural elements that really make this resort sing.
Disney vacations generate some awesome family memories. Dan Klamert shares his DVC membership report and a funny story about the Kitchen Sink at Beaches and Cream. The lights and the delivery performance were a bit overwhelming at first. This was a new experience for the family and they weren't used to the attention that comes with ordering a Kitchen Sink. One of their retold and fond family memories is how Dan's wife reluctantly agreed to take a photo with the sink as long as it wasn't shared on social media. Upon hearing the story, Chad knew we have to elevate this beloved Klamert family memory by featuring the story and photo in our podcast interview. Episode 180.
Fellow DVC Member Scott Conners shares his story of becoming a cast member, a DVC member, a former cast member due to the pandemic, and emerging as a successful entrepreneur. We gain some insights into how Scott's family uses their membership, insider tips on working with mousekeeping, and the back story of Magical Vacation Grocers.
Disney's Right of First Refusal was extensive in October. Year to date, 483 contracts have been bought back. Derek joins the show and his advice for sellers is crystal clear. If you're thinking about selling, don't put it off a few months. As we get closer to dues statements being issued, more and more sellers enter the market. Episode 178
pools, restaurants, activities, and all of the other reasons you're going to want to book a vacation at Disney's BoardWalk Villas.