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New-Look Grand Circle Tour of Disneyland!

Yesterday, we headed back to Disneyland for the first time since the Disneyland Railroad and Rivers of America had full reopened. Wow. That’s really all I have to say. Okay, that’s not really all…I’ll probably manage to ramble on for dozens of paragraphs despite “wow” being my initial reaction. Our last couple of visits to Disneyland

Skyliner Gondolas Announced for Disney World!

The new gondola system at Walt Disney World connecting Art of Animation, Pop Century, Caribbean Beach, and Riviera Resorts with Disney’s Hollywood Studios and the International Gateway at Epcot was Disney’s worst kept secret…and it’s now official! Bob Chapek, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts announced that this gondola network will be called Disney Skyliner, and will soon

Why Can’t We Let EPCOT Go?

EPCOT Center has been dead for 23 years. Arguably, the original concept started disappearing with the name change, and has been gone 20 years ago, give or take. The current, disjointed incarnation of the park has now existed for longer than EPCOT Center did. Let that sink in for a second. Despite this, so many

Shanghai Disneyland Serves Pepsi.

Today is Shanghai Disneyland’s 1st Anniversary, and in honor of the occasion, I figured I’d write about the one topic that interests you all when it comes to the newest Disney park in mainland China. No, not Pirates of the Caribbean: Battle for the Sunken Treasure, which is the most revolutionary attraction in decades–better than