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Worldwide Disney COVID-19 Timeline

Updated 5/27/20: Walt Disney World announces phased reopening plans! If you’re anything like us, you’re tired of the constant bombardment of blog articles detailing every little change in Disney’s COVID-19 theme park strategy. We put together this simple page, aggregating all of the latest information in one simple, easy to read spot. We’ll be updating […]

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How Much Did Disneyland Cost When It Opened Compared With Today?

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 […]

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Why Does That American Flag Over New Orleans Square Look Funny?

“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 […]

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At Least 7 Facts You Didn’t Know About The Real Sailing Ship Columbia

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 […]

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When Will ‘Star Wars Land’ Open At Disneyland?

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 […]

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What You Need To Know About ‘Star Wars Land’

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 […]

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Where Will ‘Star Wars Land’ Be Built At Disneyland?

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 […]

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What You Need To Know About Disneyland’s Annual Passport Updates

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 […]

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5 Steps of Disney’s (Not So) Secret Strategy To Axe Passholders

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 […]

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5 Reasons Disneyland Doesn’t Want More Annual Passholders

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.