We always eat in DT Disney 1 meal a day and check out the entertainment but stay out of the shops. We live 4 hours away by jet and we have all that stuff in a local Disney store for much less. After our 4th trip we found we shop less and enjoy the park more. My 8 yr old loses interest in the Disney toys just as fast as any other so we let her pick out a momento and save the money for other things.
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