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Disneyland Resort Dining: Food Glorious Food

In Australia, theme park food is up there with the worst in the country. It is poor quality, super expensive and always ends up coming back with a vengeance. In spite of this, you still end up buying it because Read more…


Characters: Who, When, Where and How?

Some would argue that character meet and greets are the life-blood of Disneyland; helping to create that truly immersive atmosphere. Indeed the ability for guests to meet his most famous characters was essential to Walt’s original plan for the Park. Read more…


DCA Entertainment: Spectaculars and Dance Parties

The changes to California Adventure have not only seen a great improvement in rides and aesthetics but also in entertainment. While there are fewer options available,¬†there are still plenty of fantastic shows, equal to those across the ditch at Disneyland. Read more…


The Top Ten: Rides

This is it. The post you have all been waiting for! My top ten rides at the Disneyland Resort. I would like to preface this by saying I actually really enjoy a good 75% of attractions at Disneyland and DCA¬† Read more…


Carsland: The End and the Beginning

After years of struggling and being treated as a half day, second rate theme park, California Adventure finally hit its straps with Carsland. The reign of terror was over and a new dawn rose! Opening in 2012, Carsland became an Read more…


Grizzly Peak: Beautifully Unchanged

Grizzly Peak is one of my favourite areas of California Adventure. Not only does it feature two brilliant attractions (Grizzly River Run and Soarin’) but it is also just a pleasant place to be. Despite being crowded on some days Read more…


Buena Vista Street and Hollywoodland

California Adventure Having spent the better part of 20 posts focusing on the Disneyland Park, I thought it high time I get to work on Disney’s California Adventure. Before I launch into this post, please give my California Adventure Overview 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…