Walking Where Walt Walked – A tour of Hollywood, Disneyland and Griffith Park

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I have always wanted to walk where Walt walked. It's been a dream of mine since I was a little Princess. Sleeping Beauty's Castle soaring in the sky as I walked across the bridge into a land where dreams come true.Just a few days ago, my dream of walking where Walt walked came true. My family flew into Los Angeles International Airport to embark upon 3 days totally devoted to Disney.Upon landing, my tour guide and bestie, Loretta Garcia, took us to the Walt Disney Studios. While it was … [Read more...]





Luigi’s Flying Tires at Disney California Adventure set for complete makeover

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Hey Chip and Co fans - Anonymouse here.  Slavedriver Chip has me running around trying to get the scoop on the possible shakeup at Disney California Adventure this summer...Rumor has it that Luigi's Flying Tires at Disney California Adventure is set to be completely made over into a new ride, making it one of the shortest lived attractions at the Parks.  Cars Land opened June 15, 2012 and Luigi's Flying Tires was expected to bring back the nostalgia of the old Flying Saucer attraction original … [Read more...]





Fun Facts: Disneyland Resort Horticulture and Resort Enhancement

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Disneyland Resort is full of many plants and it takes an entire Horticulture Department to make it look pristine. Below are some fun facts about the plants and flowers you'll discover at Disneyland.At the Disneyland Resort, stories grow from the ground up — literally. From carefully manicured flowers on Main Street, U.S.A., to desert plants in Cars Land, the landscape is part of the detail that tells the “story” of each land in the parks. More than 800 species of plants indigenous to 40 … [Read more...]





1000 straight days in Disneyland with no plans of stopping

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Jeff Reitz, of Huntington Beach, California, is on a roll.  Beginning on New Years Eve, 2011, Jeff has gone through the Disneyland turnstiles a record 1000 times, as of last Friday.  He has been in the parks everyday for almost three years!  He was gifted an Annual Pass when he was unemployed and began going to the parks to take his mind off of his financial predicament and clear his head during his job search.   On his 366th visit, he received a stay in the Dream Suite above Pirates of the … [Read more...]





Disneyland Resort Fun Facts: Haunted Mansion Holiday

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Halloween Time 2014 at the Disneyland Resort marks the 14th time that Jack Skellington has visited the 999 Happy Haunts who dwell in the Haunted Mansion, transforming this attraction into Haunted Mansion Holiday. Each year, Jack dresses up as “Sandy Claws” as he and his ghost dog Zero bring ghoulish delights from Halloween Town to visit Disneyland Park.One of Jack’s holiday traditions is leaving a special treat for the ghosts who dance around the Haunted Mansion’s Grand Hall. The annual … [Read more...]