Best Things I Love About Disney – Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

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How did I miss this among the many "Best Things" articles I have written. Not only is it one of my favorite attractions it is a true Walt Disney World Classic. It has been around for more than thirty years pleasing park visitors of all ages. There are some attractions that can be a bit rough on the older and younger folks but this one is truly a family friendly coaster. Personally I enjoy this one as much for the theme as I do the ride itself and never miss a chance to take multiple rides every … [Read more...]



Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule May 2011

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disneyland Website.CurrentMulholland Madness (DCA) closed through 5/24/11 for conversion to Goofy's Fly School. Pizza Oom Mow Mow (DCA) closed through 5/24/11 for conversion to Boardwalk Pizza and Pasta. Burger Invasion (DCA) closed through 5/24/11 for conversion to Paradise Garden Grill. Corn Dog Castle (DCA) closed through … [Read more...]



Best Things I Love About Disney – The Carousel Of Progress

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There aren't a lot of attractions left that are truly "old Disney" but the Carousel of Progress (COP) is definitely one of them. Sure, it's not a thriller chiller and the animatronics are definitely dated but it has that one thing that"old Disney" has that is lacking in a lot of the new stuff - CHARM!!I was given the 50th Anniversary Musical History of Disneyland by my wife for Christmas a few years back and I can't tell you how many times I have listened to the audio from the Disneyland … [Read more...]



Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule April 2011

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland website.CurrentHungry Bear Restaurant (Disneyland) closed through 3/17/11. Playhouse Disney (DCA) closed through 3/24/11 for refurbishment. Mulholland Madness (DCA) closed through 4/20/11 for conversion to Goofy's Fly School. Star Tours (Disneyland) closed through 5/20/11 for renovation and upgrade to Star Tours … [Read more...]



Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule March 2011

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland Website.CurrentMark Twain Riverboat (Disneyland) closed through 2/17/11 for refurbishment. Main Street Vehicles (Disneyland) closed through 3/4/11 due to Main Street paving project. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (Disneyland) closed through 3/8/11 for refurbishment. Davy Crockett Explorer Canoes (Disneyland) … [Read more...]