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Disneyland Weekly Update – 09/01/14

Disneyland Weekly Update – 09/01/14

| September 1, 2014 | Reply

This weekly blog features Disneyland news and updates from The DIS, the DIS Unplugged and sometimes even the DISboards, plus helpful links to find what you’re looking for around the DIS family of sites. Enjoy! This week…..Magic Mountain announces the “sequel” to Colossus and the Legends of Frontierland will hang around awhile longer, plus Elsa [...]

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The Good and Bad of “Toy Story of TERROR!” on Blu-ray

The Good and Bad of “Toy Story of TERROR!” on Blu-ray

| August 31, 2014 | Reply

Toy Story of TERROR! is the first of two Pixar holiday specials reuniting everyone’s favorite toys and when it aired last October, it was seen as a success. Now that Halloween is quickly approaching, Disney is looking to cash in on those who didn’t take the time to DVR the half-hour special with a Blu-ray [...]

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The Top 5 Underutilized Spaces at Walt Disney World

The Top 5 Underutilized Spaces at Walt Disney World

| August 29, 2014 | 28 Replies

Do you sometimes catch yourself walking by a venue at Walt Disney World wondering why it’s no longer used or what it is used for?  I know I do.  I’ve even gone up to Cast Members in the past and asked “Why is this space empty and what was inside?” With the price of admission [...]

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The Perfect Time to Cruise: Choosing to Cruise Even When Life Gets in the Way

The Perfect Time to Cruise: Choosing to Cruise Even When Life Gets in the Way

| August 27, 2014 | 19 Replies

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Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel – Cortona Inn & Suites

Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel – Cortona Inn & Suites

| August 26, 2014 | 1 Reply

This is part of a series of blogs and coordinating DIS Unplugged: Disneyland Edition podcast segments focusing on the off-property establishments near the Disneyland Resort collectively known as Good Neighbor Hotels. This time, I take a look at the Cortona Inn and Suites located at 2029 South Harbor Boulevard. I talk in detail about my [...]

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Disneyland Weekly Update – 08/25/14

Disneyland Weekly Update – 08/25/14

| August 25, 2014 | Reply

This weekly blog features Disneyland news and updates from The DIS, the DIS Unplugged and sometimes even the DISboards, plus helpful links to find what you’re looking for around the DIS family of sites. Enjoy! This week…..Elsa and Anna are taking over Studio Disney 365 and dates are already selling out for Mickey’s Halloween Party.

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Beyond Aulani

Beyond Aulani

| August 22, 2014 | 3 Replies

    For many, a visit to Hawaii is a dream vacation.  Cost and distance conspire to force many to leave that dream on the bucket list, but for those fortunate enough to make the journey, Hawaii rarely disappoints. I’ve had the pleasure and good fortune of visiting Hawaii twice over the last three years.  [...]

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New Tour Review: The Disney California Story

New Tour Review: The Disney California Story

| August 21, 2014 | Reply

A new guided tour called Disney California Story was first offered on July 17 at Disney California Adventure (DCA) park. My fiancé and I went on the tour on a Wednesday morning in late July. As the tour is still new and maybe because it was a weekday, we were the only two on the [...]

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Disneyland Weekly Update – 08/18/14

Disneyland Weekly Update – 08/18/14

| August 17, 2014 | Reply

This NEW weekly blog will feature Disneyland news and updates from The DIS, the DIS Unplugged and maybe even the DISboards, plus helpful links to find what you’re looking for around the DIS family of sites. Enjoy! This week…..SeaWorld announces new habitats for their killer whales and tickets for the D23 Expo are released.

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The Good and Bad of the “Muppets Most Wanted” Blu-ray

The Good and Bad of the “Muppets Most Wanted” Blu-ray

| August 17, 2014 | Reply

Well, Muppets Most Wanted is finally out on Blu-ray after a not-so stellar run in theaters. 2011′s The Muppets was made for $45 million dollars and domestically grossed over $88 million, whereas Muppets Most Wanted only managed to pull in $51 million on a $50 million dollar budget. The sequel just didn’t have the heart [...]

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