Tokyo Disneyland Archive

Tanabata Days at Tokyo Disneyland

Tanabata Days or (七夕) is the traditional Japanese Star Festival and is held annually at Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea June 24 through July 7. During the special event, there are decorations, short Tanabata greetings in each park, special menu and merchandise items, and Wishing Places in each park and at the monorail stations for

Great American Waffle Co. Review

Great American Waffle Co. is a counter service restaurant at Tokyo Disneyland that sells delicious Mickey Mouse waffles that are the size of a small child. That’s really all you need to know about this place. It takes the concept of the mini-Mickey waffles at Walt Disney World and Disneyland to the next level by

Tokyo Disneyland Hotel Review

Tokyo Disneyland Hotel is a luxury hotel at Tokyo Disney Resort just outside Tokyo Disneyland. This review features photos of guest rooms, views, and common areas, plus thoughts on the hotel in general and whether it’s worth the money. With its Victorian theme, luxurious style, and location a short walk from the most popular Disney theme

Country Bear Vacation Jamboree Tribute

Country Bear Vacation Hoedown was the summer overlay to Country Bear Jamboree at Walt Disney World and Disneyland that has been retired, and a similar show, Vacation Jamboree, is the current summer overlay at Tokyo Disneyland. As a huge Country Bear Jamboree fan, I figured I owed it to other fans of the attraction by offering a

Crystal Palace Review

Crystal Palace is a buffet restaurant in Tokyo Disneyland that is nearly identical to the Magic Kingdom’s Crystal Palace in terms of design. This review takes a look at the Crystal Palace’s lunch buffet, with photos of a number of different buffet items. The menu is an international mix, with plenty of conventional choices and

Top 10 Disney Rides

It’s hard to list Disney’s 10 best rides. Disney has hundreds attractions in Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Paris, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Shanghai, so it’s quite the list from which to choose. Obviously, not all of these attractions were created equally. At their best, Disney attractions are timeless classics that have multi-generational appeal. At their

My Top 10 Disney Experiences (So Far)

Someone recently asked me what my all-time favorite Disney moments had been. Having been going to the Disney theme parks all of my life and having numerous major life milestones occur there, that’s a difficult question to answer. Not only that, but favorite is somewhat of a moving target. Moments that seem significant today may