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Top Tips: Managing Disneyland Rides

It’s the age old question: How do I plan my day at Disneyland to ensure I get on all the rides I want to, with limited wait times? I’m sure this question resonates profoundly with all of you so I Read more…


Souvenirs: The Do’s and Don’ts

Ah souvenirs. We’ve all been there before. After a good jaunt overseas you’ve come back with two Eiffel Tower tshirts, five Statue of Liberty figurines, a tall Union Jack hat and three new suitcases to put them in. Despite the Read more…


Rider Switch: Beating the System

If Fastpass is your golden ticket then the Rider Switch program is Scrooge McDuck’s vault. (Well, for parents and caregivers anyway.) In this post I will not only tell you all about the Rider Switch but also how to utilise Read more…


Fastpass: Your Golden Ticket

Mastering the Fastpass System at Disneyland is like finding a golden ticket to the chocolate factory, just lying in the street. Maybe that’s a slight exaggeration, but this system is essential to the success of your Disneyland experience, so please Read more…


Apps, Maps and Timely Traps

The App This is pretty much the most important thing I will say anywhere on this blog. “DOWNLOAD THE OFFICIAL DISNEYLAND RESORT APP!” Even though I’m only at a Disney Park every few years I still keep this app (along Read more…


Airport to Disneyland

The hard part is over and after the 12 hour, time defying flight, you’re feeling like Marty McFly, arriving at LAX Airport 4 hours earlier on the same day you departed.   As excited as you are to get going Read more…


Disneyland Resort California: Flights

Living on a cotinental, albeit beautiful, island often makes flights difficult and expensive. However awesome it would be, we cannot simply jump into a chalk painting, catch the Casey Junior Train or take a magic carpet to have our dreams Read more…