Ever wonder what it would be like to visit Disneyland back in 1955? To stroll the barely solidified pavement and see the park in its infancy? Maybe you’d bump into Uncle Walt having lunch at the Chicken Plantation Restaurant before checking out the Indian Village? How about forking over a C-ticket to ride the Jungle… Keep On Reading!
“Disneyland is dedicated to the ideals, the dreams and the hard facts that have created America…” – Walt Disney Since its creation in 1955, Disneyland has become renowned as a particularly American institution. All over the world, for better or worse, people associate the idea of the park’s streets, names, and magical atmosphere as a representation of the… Keep On Reading!
In America, we get pretty wrapped up in our own 4th of July celebration that we often don’t take time to notice similar events in other countries. Before I met my wife Jamie, a Canadian, I had no idea Canada Day even existed. So in the spirit of Disney, freedom, and greater understanding, I give… Keep On Reading!
The Sailing Ship Columbia had been a Disneyland staple since it first opened in 1958. For this Memorial Day, I’ll look a little deeper into the history of the real ship this classic attraction is based on and give you some food for thought on your next voyage around the Rivers of America. 1. First… Keep On Reading!
When can I book my Star Wars vacation? That’s the big question on the lips of every Disney fan. We’ve taken a look at where ‘Star Wars Land’ will be built and what it may look like. In this post, we’ll try to figure out when we’ll finally see the new area debut at Disneyland. Let’s… Keep On Reading!
A long time ago in theme park really, really close… … Disney CEO Bob Iger unveiled a new ‘Star Wars Land’ for Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. In this post, I’ll dive into everything we know about this new Disney ‘Land’ here in California, including a few educated guesses on how it might look. What… Keep On Reading!
The world of Star Wars is heading to Disneyland, starting next year. Let’s take a look at it’s likely location and what will need to go in order for us to visit a galaxy far, far away. What Will Be Removed For ‘Star Wars Land’? Disney has already announced the removal or relocation of several… Keep On Reading!
Once again, Disneyland has shaken up their annual passport offerings. We’ll talk about what’s new, what’s out, and how this all affects you. RIP Premium Annual Passport The rumors are true – Disney has officially cancelled the Premium Annual Passport. The first and oldest AP, Premium will no longer be available for either purchase or… Keep On Reading!
Is the Disney Annual Passport under attack? The days of deciding to throw up a theme park one day and start construction the next are over at the Walt Disney Company. Like me, they are logical and methodical, with their decisions reasoned out and planned weeks, months, and decades in advance. So let me share… Keep On Reading!
Disney has a plan to pare down the number of Annual Passholders (AP’s) at the Disneyland Resort. We know this. One question that remains is why? The answer has less to do with AP’s themselves and more to do with who the preferred target customer of the Walt Disney Company is.