10 Tips for Planning a Trip to Disneyland Paris

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Disney destinations around the world make for extremely exciting and magical vacations.  But, the planning process can be overwhelming, especially if you have never traveled beyond Florida or California.  Hopefully these 10 tips will make the process a little easier for you!!10- Getting There: Disneyland Paris is easily accessible from Downtown Paris, Charles De Gaulle and Orly airports. The Marnee La Vallee-Chessy train station is a stop on the Eurostar and RER train lines, and puts you … [Read more...]


Disneyland Park Attraction Height Requirements

Disneyland Height Restrictions

I can only imagine a few things more disappointing to a young Disney fan than getting to the front of the line for an attraction they were dying to ride and finding out they don't meet the height requirements.  Use this list to make sure your little Disney fans know exactly what they can and can't ride before hitting the parks.  Please note that all riders will be measured prior to entering the ride queue and it is up to the Cast Member to determine if they meet height requirements at the time … [Read more...]


Why You Should Go To Disneyland This Year

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Another year, another family vacation to plan! There are plenty of places to go on vacation, and all of them are great for their own reasons – but as a new year is upon us, maybe you should consider a new place to vacation? Maybe you’re a Walt Disney World pro who has never been to the Mouse on the other side – Disneyland in California that is! Disneyland is amazing for so many reasons – it’s the place where the Magic truly began – and it’s changed a lot over the years, expanding and re-vamping … [Read more...]


Club 33 Disneyland Video Tour – Come See this Exclusive Disneyland Club

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If you are a big Disney fan, you probably have Club 33 Disneyland on your bucket list.  This was certainly something on my bucket list.  I was excited to get the opportunity recently to go to Club 33 Disneyland with one of our agents.  It was certainly a magical moment for me!For fellow Disney fans that have not heard of Club 33, this is a private club located inside Disneyland Park in California.  It is very similar to a "country club" where you join and pay for membership.  This exclusive … [Read more...]


Win a Trip to Disneyland with Lady Antebellum Golden Flyaway Sweepstakes

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You could win a trip to the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California to see Lady Antebellum perform live when you enter the Lady Antebellum Golden Flyaway Sweepstakes! One of country music's hottest bands, Lady Antebellum, will be performing at Disneyland Park's Golden Horseshoe Theater later this month. Lady Antebellum is giving one lucky fan the chance to see them perform live  at this exclusive concert event, plus a vacation package at the Disneyland Resort!One Grand Prize Winner will … [Read more...]


Breaking News: Extra Magic Hour for Disneyland Resort Hotel Guests

Beginning with arrivals on Sept. 30, 2012, Guests staying at a Disneyland® Resort Hotel can take advantage of Extra Magic Hour* — early entry to either Disneyland Park or Disney California Adventure® Park — every day of their stay (with valid Theme Park ticket and active hotel-room key card).Extra Magic Hour will allow registered Disneyland Resort Hotel Guests admission into select attractions at Disneyland Park on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and Disney California Adventure Park on … [Read more...]


Behind the Tarps: Matterhorn Bobsled Refurbishment

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The Matterhorn Bobsleds opened at Disneyland Park in 1959, becoming the first tubular steel track roller coaster in the world and setting the standard for future designs to follow. The attraction was overhauled in 1978, at which time the ride vehicles were replaced and minor enhancements were made. However, no major construction has been done since.Until now.The Matterhorn Bobsleds are currently under a scheduled six-month refurbishment. The repairs mark the first time since its … [Read more...]


A Tale of Two Disney Parks Splitscreen Video

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Today, for the first time ever, both Magic Kingdom Park and Disneyland park are staying open for 24 hours for an extra day of magic called “One More Disney Day.” And to kick things off, Disney created a special splitscreen video for Disney Parks Blog readers called, “A Tale of Two Parks.” It’s 24 hours of memories at both parks for Leap Day.Watch it and then let us know what you’d do with “One More Disney Day” in the comments or on Twitter using the hashtag #disney24.Related … [Read more...]


Visiting Disneyland – What to expect from a Disney World point of view

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So you've been to Walt Disney World, and now you've decided you want to make a trip to the place where the magic began. Disneyland is as special and magical as can be, and it is also VERY different from Walt Disney World.Here are some things to expect when you head to Disneyland:Booking your trip: Things are different in Disneyland, the Dining Plan is actually meal vouchers (purchased at a discount rate then redeemed at participating restaurants), and their Advance Dining Reservations … [Read more...]


Video: 24 Hours at Disney Parks

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On February 29, 2012, Disneyland Park and Walt Disney World Resort's Magic Kingdom Park will be open for 24 hours. What will your memories be?This event begins at 6am on February 29, 2012 and runs through 6am on March 1, 2012. Select attractions, entertainment and services will be available. The event is subject to capacity restrictions. Valid Theme Park admission required. … [Read more...]