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A Thoughtful Genie Plus Discussion & Rikki’s Disneyland Adventures – BOGP 2093

Today, Mike, Rikki, and Scott are together again to kick off Memorial Day Weekend with some fun Disney talk! First, we discuss what we think is at the core of the issues with Genie Plus complains and what we would change if Disney asked for suggestions. We also discuss Rikki’s thought that Genie Plus works much better at Disneyland than Walt Disney World and try to figure out why! Then, Rikki talks about her amazing experiences at the Disneyland Resort last week! We hope you enjoy today’s podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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BOGP Open Line – May 22, 2022 – BOGP 2092

This is the Live Call-in Show from this past Sunday night, May 22, 2022! Tonight Mike & Scott took your calls for the hour discussing the news of the week, including thoughts on the changes to Genie Plus and no longer being able to add this option to vacation packages starting on June 8, 2023 Walt Disney World vacation packages becoming available on June 8, 2022, Eat to the Beat Concert Series acts for this fall, and much more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Become a patron of the Be Our Guest Podcast over at www.patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcas

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Listener Questions – May 25, 2022 – BOGP 2091

Mike, Rikki, and Scott are here today answering your awesome listener questions! Today we discuss what can be expected as far as what is open and not open during the Extra Evening Hours for Deluxe guests, tips for a first-time cruiser with Disney Cruise Line, what to do on your “transition day” during a split stay between the Boardwalk and Old Key West Resort, where to stay for a “girls weekend” for a 45th birthday bash, and much more! We hope you enjoy today’s show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today

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Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Resort, Caring for Giants, Wilderness Explorers, Topolino’s Terrace, California Grill, More – BOGP 2090

Today we are headed out to Connecticut to speak with Listener Kristin about her trip to Walt Disney World with her husband and seven year old son last month! We discuss their stay at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, deciding to spend 2 of their 4 theme park days at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park, the Caring for Giants Tour, doing the Wilderness Explorers Scavenger Hunt and more! We hope you are hungry too because we discuss meals at Sanaa, California Grill, Tiffins, Topolino’s Terrace and more as well! We hope you enjoy today’s podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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What Percentage of Guests at Walt Disney World…? – BOGP 2089

It’s Mike & Scott again today for some fun Walt Disney World discussion! Today we play the game, “What percentage of Walt Disney World guests…” with different situations. What percentage wear “I’m celebrating buttons?” What percentage have ever been to Disneyland as well?  What percentage arrive without any ADRs? What percentage care about the 50th Anniversary merchandise? What percentage of Genie+ users say they got their money’s worth from the purchase? These any many more discussions on today’s show! We hope you enjoy today’s podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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BOGP Open Line – May 15, 2022 – BOGP 2088

This is the Live Call-in Show from this past Sunday night, May 15, 2022! Tonight Mike & Scott took your calls for the entire hour discussing the new Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind coaster (Mike gives his thoughts) as well as many listeners call in to share ideas on how to avoid motion sickness issues and if you should go for the virtual queue or Individual Lightning Lane. We also talk about how excited we are for the 6th Be Our Guest Podcast Cruise on the Disney Wish July 3, 2023 and discuss what makes a Disney Cruise so special and much more!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.  Become a patron of the Be Our Guest Podcast over at www.patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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Listener Questions – May 18, 2022 – BOGP 2087

Pam and Rikki are out in Disneyland this week, so you get Mike & Scott tackling your Listener Questions today! We discuss which DVC Resort we would pick if Disney were to “gift” us a contract (not as easy as you might think!), thoughts on if going to MNSSHP on Halloween Night is the best choice, booking Candlelight Processional Dining Packages, tips for surviving Epcot on New Years Eve, theme park reservations and theme park parking lots, and much more! We hope you enjoy today’s show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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Mother/Daughter Spring Break Adventure, Beach Club Villas, Royal Pacific Resort, 4 Parks in a Day, More – BOGP 2086

We are headed to southern California today to speak with Listener Lesley about her recent Mother/Daughter trip to Walt Disney World and Universal! First, we discuss how being so close to Disneyland changes her perspective on visiting Walt Disney World. Then, we dive into her stay at Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal, using Express Pass, a great meal at Cowfish, and more! We then hop over to Walt Disney World to talk about her stay at the Beach Club Villas, 4 parks in a day, using Genie+ to their advantage, and enjoying times with those you love! We hope you enjoy today’s podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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Listener Questions – May 13, 2022 – BOGP 2085

Mike, Rikki, and Pam are back today answering your listener questions! Today we answer a question about great dining locations on the Skyliner, especially for guests with dietary concerns, give thoughts on the intensity of Cosmic Rewind in comparison to other WDW attractions, discuss thoughts on getting items from WDW that you missed out on purchasing during your trip, awesome additions to a 50th Birthday/Girls trip in August, and much more! We hope you enjoy today’s show!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!

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Cosmic Rewind Review (Spoilers), BOGP Cruise 6 Announcement, More – BOGP 2084

Mike, Pam, and Rikki are here today and excited to share some big news! First, we finally get to announce the 6th Be Our Guest Podcast Cruise which will take place on the Disney Wish, July 3-7, 2023! Come sail with us! We talk about what you can expect when you sail with Mike, Pam, Rikki, Scott, and tons of the BOGP family next summer! Then, Pam and Mike talk about their experience with Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind coming to Epcot on May 27, 2022! Pam gives lots of thoughts of the overall experience and Mike talks about riding the coaster and compares the experience to other attractions around Walt Disney World! It’s an 80’s party while floating in space! (We talk about the podcast cruise FIRST, then discuss Cosmic Rewind, in case you are trying to avoid spoilers!) We hope you enjoy today’s podcast!  Please visit our website at www.beourguestpodcast.com.  Thank you so much for your support of our podcast! Become a Patron of the show at www.Patreon.com/BeOurGuestPodcast.  Also, please follow the show on Twitter @BeOurGuestMike and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beourguestpodcast.   Thanks to our friends at The Magic For Less Travel for sponsoring today’s podcast!