Tom Bricker Archive

Is Star Wars Land’s $200+ Lightsaber Worth It?

Savi’s Workshop – Handbuilt Lightsabers is one of the most popular things in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. This review offers photos & video from this build-your-own lightsaber shop, reservation details, spoiler-free info, and whether it’s worth the $200+. (Updated December 5, 2021.) Savi’s Workshop is an unassuming storefront located in

Disney Packing List Tips & Tricks

Wondering what to pack for Walt Disney World? This ultimate packing guide includes a checklist, things for your backpack, and 50+ unique items that’ll help you save money, stay comfortable in Florida’s weather, and improve your vacation. (Updated December 2, 2021.) The first part of this Disney packing list highlights the less-obvious items–things you never

FAQ & Guide to Face Masks at Disney World

This guide to face masks at Walt Disney World offers info & tips, recommendation for best masks, rules & policy changes, and answers to frequently asked questions on wearing masks at Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, plus traveling to and within Florida. (Updated December 2, 2021.) The question of “are face masks required

2021-2022 Disneyland Refurbishment Calendar

This 2021-2022 Disney California Adventure and Disneyland ride refurbishment calendar lists temporary attraction closures so you know what won’t be operating before planning your vacation. Additionally, we offer info about reimagining projects that are underway to enhance experiences around the resort. (Updated November 30, 2021.) While no one wants attraction closures during their visit, they