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The Australian Guide to Disney Parks

The Australian Guide to Disney Parks

Adventureland

Grab your fedora and khakis and cue the theme for Indiana Jones; We’re heading for Adventureland. Just watch out for snakes… The Enchanted Tiki Room Entrance to the Tiki Room. Photo Courtesy of Disneyland Attraction Specifications – Atraction Type: Audio-animatronic Show Read more…


Trainstreet USA

All aboard the Transport Ride Capital of Disneyland: Main Street USA! Next stop, everywhere! As mentioned previously, Main Street USA is the gateway to every other area at Disneyland. It comes as no surprise then that when building the park, 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…


California Adventure: Change is Good

While many fear change, the mantra of California Adventure would have to be, ” Change is Good.” Since opening in Februrary 2001, California Adventure has seen more change than a toddler’s mood before bedtime. In fact, at least five opening Read more…


Disneyland: The Happiest Place on Earth

“Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.” – Walt Disney This has always been the case for Disneyland. Attractions and rides have come and gone since the Read more…


Apps Maps and Timely Traps

This is pretty much the most important thing I will say on this still very young blog. “DOWNLOAD THE DISNEYLAND RESORT APP!” I haven’t been to Disneyland in two years but I still keep this app on my phone and Read more…


Disneyland Ticketing

Flights? Check! Hotel? Check! Shuttle? Check! Disneyland Tickets? Read on! Disney provides many ticketing options to suit most travellers. It is structured like most theme parks throughout the world, in that the longer you stay the cheaper a day at Read more…


When to Go

The door to your Boss’ office has never looked so daunting. You slowly approach, half expecting to see a troll guarding the entrance. A solitary bead of sweat forms on your brow. In your hand, the paper you hold flutters, 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 and Read more…