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  • On Sep 9, 2009
    Victoria from NC Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    First vacation in May 2010! We can't decide between POR or POP, both are in budget (but would have a bit more spending money if we choose POP). What do you think would be better? Thanks!

    Hello Victoria!  If it means having more spending money in your budget, I'd probably go with the Pop!  I enjoy both resorts although I will say that Port Orleans Riverside (POR) does have a nice, tranquil feel to it.  The rooms at POR also include a refrigerator whereas you'd need to rent from Pop if that was important to you.  My suggestion would be to go with the resort that fits best in your budget.  I would then keep an eye out for discounts which may allow you to comfortably upgrade to POR.  My favorite place to find Disney discounts is  You can also keep an eye on the "special offers" link located at the top right of

    I hope your first Disney vacation is super magical!  Diane
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Meet the Panelist: Diane, Connecticut

I’m Diane from Connecticut. I love to travel  - especially to Walt Disney World! I am married with three children and telework as a product consultant. I believe Disney vacations are like snowflakes, no two are the same. Learn More About Diane

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