Greetings, Disney enthusiasts! In Episode 424 of “Traveling with the Mouse,” we delve into a cocktail of Disney delights, from fresh park news to a trip report! Firstly, let’s raise our Mickey ear hats to the return of all-day park hopping! This beloved feature has been missed by many, and its return signals a step closer to the full Disney magic we know and love. But as with all tales, there’s a twist. Along with this joyful revelation, we’ve seen price hikes materializing faster than a puff of pixie dust. Parking, delectable food & beverage options, exclusive tours, and even the coveted annual passes have seen a spike in prices. Next, for those of you who’ve been eagerly awaiting the roster of hosts for the iconic Candlelight Processional at Epcot, wait no more! We’ll give you the full rundown, along with our personal picks and why they stand out in this festive lineup. Last but certainly not least, join us as we recount Adam’s recent expedition to Walt Disney World. From being amongst the fortunate few to experience the ‘Journey of Water’ during its soft open to sipping on delightful concoctions at La Cava, it’s an adventure packed with highs and lows. And speaking of highs and lows, the holiday weekend brought with it the challenges of navigating the labyrinth that is Genie+. Tune in to hear the ins, outs, and in-betweens of this new system during peak park times.