Keeping Your Senses While Experiencing the Magic

“Hakuna Matata” at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

While vacationing at Walt Disney World Resort, it's so easy to get lost in the magic.  The fireworks, the scent of baked goods and chocolate piping from the Main Street Bakery, and making sure you are experiencing it all can sometimes cloud our senses.However, just because it's the "Happiest Place on Earth", and a place where "Dreams Really Do Come True", doesn't mean that there isn't going to be a little bit of trouble.  With thousands of people in the parks every year, there's bound to be … [Read more...]




Happy Anniversary Disneyland – Fun Facts, Dedication Ceremony, and More!

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When Walt Disney opened Disneyland, the original Disney theme park, on July 17, 1955, he said he hoped it would be “a source of joy and inspiration to all the world.” He famously observed: “Disneyland will never be completed…as long as there is imagination left in the world.”Since 1955, the Disneyland Resort has welcomed more than 600 million guests. It has expanded to become an approximately 500-acre, world-class, multi-day, family resort destination, complete with two renowned Disney … [Read more...]




Photos from Cars Land Grand Opening

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Our good friend Steve got an invite to the Grand Opening of Cars Land in Disney's California Adventure.Special thanks to Steve at Pixie Vacations for sharing these pictures with us!  Related articlesPress Badge from Cars Land Grand Opening! (pics.chipandco.com) Grand Opening Today: Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Park (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]




Grand Opening Today: Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Park

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I highly recommend watching the Disney•Pixar film “Cars” before you visit Cars Land at Disney California Adventure park. It will refresh your memory of all the charming details of Radiator Springs, from the blinking light in the middle of town to Luigi’s Leaning Tower of Tires outside his shop. Watching it in 2D will do two things: 1) remind you of how lifelike Pixar animators made Radiator Springs look through animation, and 2) enhance your appreciation of how Imagineers made Radiator Springs a … [Read more...]




Disneyland Announces June 15 Grand Opening of Cars Land, Buena Vista Street and Carthay Circle Theatre

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The Happiest Place on Earth will get even happier June 15, 2012, with the grand opening of Cars Land, Buena Vista Street and the Carthay Circle Theatre at Disney California Adventure park. The exciting, new additions will complete the five-year expansion of Disneyland Resort, a premier, multi-day vacation destination in Southern California with two theme parks, three hotels and the Downtown Disney shopping and dining district.With four new attractions opening at Disney California … [Read more...]