Planning Your First Trip to Disneyland Resort


You have decided to visit the Disneyland Resort for the first time, now what? Here are my top tips to help you get started in the planning process.When to go:January, February, and early March are historically low attendance months, but are popular months for maintenance and refurbishments. Haunted Mansion and It’s a Small World are normally closed for several weeks in January while their holiday overlay is removed. Spring Break tends to be late March to late April for local southern … [Read more...]

Do You Really NEED a Travel Agent to Plan Your Disney Vacation?


So, you’re ready to begin planning a vacation to a Disney destination - Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Aulani Resort in Hawaii, or one of the Disney locations overseas, or possibly even a trip on the Disney Cruise Line. Maybe it’s your first Disney vacation ever, or maybe it’s just the first time you’ve planned for a large group, for a special celebration, or for a particular Disney venue.  There are even very frequent Disney travelers who love the planning, but also enjoy another Disney fan to … [Read more...]

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Sneak Peek at Disneyland and Disney World this July


Coming this August from Marvel.  They call themselves the Guardians of the Galaxy, and they’re the crew at the epicenter of one of this summer’s biggest movie events. Starting July 4, “Guardians of the Galaxy” is coming to Disney Parks with an exclusive sneak peek, offering guests an extended look at the film before it opens in theaters.At Disneyland in California, you can catch this limited time intergalactic preview in 3D with special in-theater effects at the Magic Eye Theater in … [Read more...]

Disney World’s Magic Kingdom is Still Number One


No surprise here! I am sure most of us addicts already know that the Magic Kingdom here in Orlando is number one, and in my mind it always will be. Even with the price increases, there was a 6% increase to 18.6 million visitors a year.Tokyo Disney had the biggest increase, with a 15.9% increase pushing Tokyo Disneyland past the original Disneyland into second place worldwide, with 17.2 million visitors in 2013. The Anaheim park did increase some to 1.5 percent, as Tokyo DisneySea jumped 11.3 … [Read more...]

Disney Parks’ Candy Apple vs. Rice Crispy Treat

The Candied Apple vs. Rice Crispy Treat showdown!

 One thing Disney parks are known for is the treats! The Candy Apple and Rice Crispy Treat rank high on many people’s list. Which one is the superior snack though?Each of them has their virtues, and each has their not so favorite parts as well.  Both are pretty delicious, and come in a variety of decorations. They can also be made with your toppings of choice at places like Goofy’s Candy Co. Each has a nifty stick to hold them and keep your fingers clean, but that’s where the … [Read more...]