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...]




Lightning strikes monorail and forces evacuation

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According to WDW News Today a possible lightning struck the Epcot monorail line Sunday evening around 6pm and forced an evacuation. The evacuation occurred near the Wilderness Lodge and as of right now there have been no reports of injury. About 120 guests we're evacuated as the monorail was without power.The news broke via twitter and there has been many photos and additional information being tweeted. As soon as we get the official word from Disney we will update this post so check back … [Read more...]




New Operating Schedule for the Walt Disney World Monorail

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"Please stand clear of the doors. Por favor manténganse alejado de las puertas."..This summer the Walt Disney World Monorail will be operating on a new schedule to accommodate work that's taking place on the automation system. It seems as though all the maintenance shut downs that occurred a couple month back was to lead up to these enhancements that are being done now.So starting Sunday June 22nd 2014, the monorail system will be operating on a fixed schedule that will not follow … [Read more...]




Own a piece of the Magic – Buy this Disney World Monorail

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Yes, you can be the proud owner of the original Mark  IV Red Monorail for Walt Disney World. How cool would it be to be able to have this in your driveway? It was originally $6 million dollars but it can be yours for the low price of $189,000. That price does not include delivery. So you would have to find a way to get it back to your house from it's current home in Georgia.Even though it is not in the environment that we are used to seeing the monorail in, it is still very … [Read more...]




Enjoy Some “Grand” Disney Dining Options At One Of Disney’s Most Famous Deluxe Resorts

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It’s no secret that Disney’s Deluxe Resorts are the best of the best – the most beautiful, with the nicest rooms, best amenities, and the most food and transportation options too! One of Disney’s original Deluxe Resorts is the Grand Floridian Resort which is so amazing that it puts pretty much all non-Disney Resorts to shame (I mean, it has the word “Grand” in the title, so that must mean it has to be good, right? RIGHT) – it has it all – a spa, a wedding pavilion, a beach, and some truly … [Read more...]