Disneyland Resort Refurbishment Schedule 2015

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 There are some major refurbs coming in 2015 at Disneyland Resort.  A few of the BIG attractions will be closed for months at the same time.  Between January and May, the Matterhorn, Peter Pan, Splash Mountain and Soarin will be closed for major work.  Here is the current complete schedule, and as always, it is subject to change at any time.DisneylandHorse Drawn Street Cars – unknown reopen date at this timeit’s a small world – reopens 11/7/2014Plaza Inn (restaurant) – … [Read more...]





I am at Walt Disney World With a Toddler…Now What?

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The planning that goes into traveling with a toddler can sometimes rival the planning you have done for the vacation itself. You may hear comments from friends or family that your child is too young for a trip to Walt Disney World or that they will never remember the time you spent there. While they might be right about them not remembering the most important thing is that you will remember.I want to start by saying when traveling with a toddler you need to go into a trip with very low … [Read more...]





“Can’t Miss” Shows At Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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For a lot of people (myself included!) WDW is all about the RIDES - and they have lots of great ones! But I know that not everyone loves rides, or can ride them, but fear not – there is still PLENTY for you non-riders to do at Disney World. You will definitely want to take in some shows, and there are tons to choose from at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park – so I suggest you waste no time in heading to these Can’t Miss Hollywood Studios Shows:Beauty And The Beast – Check out this “Tale … [Read more...]





A Growing List of Changes at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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Disney's Hollywood Studios has announced several changes over the past few months.  With these announcements spanning months, it may be hard to remember everything and separate the confirmed from the rumored.  We have put together this comprehensive list of the confirmed changes happenings at DHS and even got the okay from Anonymouse to sprinkle in a few of the rumors!The Sorcerers Hat is being removed.  The hat was first installed in 2001 and became the an icon of the park over the past 13 … [Read more...]





The Disneyland Resort Monorail – a colorful history

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This past September marked the 55th anniversary of the Disneyland Monorail, which opened in 1959 as part of the first major expansion of Disneyland Park that included the Matterhorn Bobsleds and the Submarine Voyage.  The Monorail was a dream by Walt Disney to explore new ways of transportation and was thought to be a sort of "highway in the sky" in the early planning stages of Disneyland Park.  To this day, Disneyland is the only place that has the famous Disneyland Monorail Mark … [Read more...]