For journey agent Lizzie Reynolds, Disney is magical. And never simply due to Cinderella’s citadel or adrenaline-inducing House Mountain. Somewhat, for the cooks and their eagerness to create dishes for all guests, together with these with meals allergic reactions.
Over a decade in the past, Lizzie Reynolds made her first trip to Disney World on a household trip together with her husband and her 4-year-old daughter.
Reynold’s daughter has extreme meals allergic reactions to dairy and nuts, and in consequence, Reynolds advised Insider she discovered it troublesome to plan holidays previously attributable to struggles discovering eating places that had dairy-free and nut-free menus.
Reynolds mentioned a pal urged her household to go to Disney World. Initially, Reynolds “did not wish to purchase into the entire Disney factor,” and basically did not perceive the hype around the theme parks.
Then, she took her pal’s recommendation, deliberate a visit, and skilled Disney’s magic firsthand.
Reynolds mentioned cooks at Disney’s eating places weren’t solely keen however excited to create her daughter personalised, allergy-free meals. In the meantime, each quick-service stand had info on the meals it served, and her daughter was capable of eat snacks and meals carefree for the primary time.
As a mother, Reynolds did not must plan, cook dinner, or pack meals for the journey. “I cried after we had been coming dwelling as a result of it was my first actual trip from the kitchen,” she mentioned.
Reynolds realized that different vacationers with meals allergic reactions ought to know the way pleasing it’s to trip at Disney, so, she launched her personal travel agency, Pixie Lizzie, eight years in the past. Her staff caters to all vacationers each with and with out meals allergic reactions, however Reynolds and a few choose brokers work particularly with purchasers who’ve meals allergic reactions. Reynolds additionally added that though her staff books a majority of Disney journeys, Pixie Lizzie isn’t straight affiliated with Disney.
Right now, Reynolds has visited Disney World and Disneyland dozens of occasions and helps plan journeys for a whole bunch of vacationers with allergic reactions.
Irrespective of the allergy — whether or not it is soy, gluten, nuts, dairy, or one thing else — Reynolds mentioned Disney is the most effective place to trip.