Wednesday, June 2, 2010

What do all those little letters mean?

The more you look at any travel site about Disney World or Disney Land, you will be bombarded with acronyms.  Here's a list to help you get started.  It's a work in progress - I'm sure I'll be adding to it as time goes on!

Walt Disney World
WDW - Walt Disney World
MK - Magic Kingdom
DHS - Disney's Hollywood Studios
AK - Animal Kingdom
FW - Future World
WS - World Showcase
SSL - Seven Seas Lagoon
CM - Chef Mickey's (or Cast Member, depending on the context)
BL - Bay Lake
ME - Magical Express
EE - Expedition Everest
KRR - Kali River Rapids
TL - Typhoon Lagoon
BB - Blizzard Beach
DDP - Disney Dining Plan
TS - Table Service
CS - Counter Service
ADR - Advance Dining Reservation
MYW - Magic Your Way

Resort Abbreviations-
Poly - Polynesian Resort
WL - Wilderness Lodge
WLV - Wilderness Lodge Villas
POP - Pop Century Resort
POFQ - Port Orleans French Quarter Resort
PO - Port Orleans Resort
CBR - Caribbean Beach Resort
CS - Coronado Springs Resort
BC - Beach Club Resort
YC - Yacht Club Resort
BW - Bordwalk Resort
BWV - Boardwalk Villas
BLT - Bay Lake Tower
GF - Grand Floridian Resort
CR - Contemporary Resort
FW - Fort Wilderness 
SOG - Shades of Green

DLR - Disneyland Resort
DCA - Disney California Adventure
WoC - World of Color
GC - Grand Californian Hotel
DLH - Disneyland Hotel
PPH - Paradise Pier Hotel
DL - Disneyland Park
DTD - Downtown Disney
GRR - Grizzly River Rapids

Abbreviations Used By Both
PoTC - Pirates of the Caribbean

IASW - It's a Small World
HM - Haunted Mansion
BTMR - Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
FL - Fantasyland
TL - Tomorrowland
DTD - Downtown Disney
CM - Cast Member