Disneyland Resort Spotlight: Disney California Adventure Park – Part 1

September 13, 2017 It is surprisingly common for many people to only think of Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, as just Disneyland Park. After all, for 45+ years, it was! But, for those who are either Californians or have visited at some point over the last 16 years, they’re quite familiar with Disney California Adventure …

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Ashley’s Answers: FastPass+ Tips & Tricks

April 20, 2017 This Week's Ask Ashley Question One of the questions this week came from Winifred from Des Moines, Iowa. Winifred asked: The last time I was in Walt Disney World they had paper FastPass tickets. I'm so excited to be going back, finally! I've read a bit on how Disney has done away with the paper tickets …

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Walt Disney and His Love of Trains

December 8, 2016 “We keep moving forward, opening new doors and doing new things, because we’re curious, and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” ~Walt Disney Quite often when life gives one lemons, one thinks to make lemonade; but, it isn’t always the easiest to actually make the lemonade. Walt Disney was the exception. …

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Ashley’s Answers: Magic Kingdom Tips

December 5, 2016 This Week's Ask Ashley Question One of the questions this week came from Joe from Staten Island, New York. Joe asked: One of my favorite rides in all of Disneyworld is It's A Small World because it's a classic and there's never a long wait! What other things would you recommend experiencing at Magic Kingdom? …

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Ashley’s Answers: Best Time of Year for Walt Disney World Travel

October 24, 2016 This Week's Ask Ashley Question One of the questions this week came from Richard from Essex, Connecticut. Richard asked: My family has been talking about taking a trip to Walt Disney World for ages! I feel like the timing for the kids and our budget is finally right and I would like to book a trip …

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The 45th Anniversary of Disney’s Magic Kingdom Park

October 1, 2016 It only seemed fitting that my first official blog post be on October 1, 2016, the 45th Anniversary of the opening of Disney's Magic Kingdom Park. Disney World was created after a realization Walt had just before the closing of Disneyland one day. A family was leaving early, which never happened, as guests …

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