Which version is the best? The World Famous Jungle Cruise is a Disneyland original. When the park opened on July 17, 1955 it was one of the attractions guests were able to ride that first day. But it is also … Continue reading Attractions Around the World: Jungle Cruise
“Off to the left is the beautiful Schweitzer Falls named after the famous Dr. Albert…Falls.” This often quoted line of the Jungle Cruise is now more than just a little joke. It is the basis of an entire restaurant. Skipper’s … Continue reading Skipper Canteen – A Jungle Cruise Restaurant In More Ways Than One: A Disney Foodie Spotlight
Take your favorite rides home with you! Interestingly, Disney found a way to do it through some old-fashioned ideas. When I was a kid, one of my favorite attractions was America Sings. I’d go on that ride over and over … Continue reading Bringing Your Favorite Rides Home With You! (book review)
Cultivating the Magic is NOT about the plants…well, of course it’s about the plants. And the flowers. And the landscaping. But it’s really about Walt’s vision for the park and about his vast attention to detail. It’s about the dedication … Continue reading Cultivating the Magic Tour at Disneyland – Much More Than Just Plants!
I love exclusive adventures. I love going behind-the-scenes. And I love Disney. Put them all together is almost a sure recipe for success. Lately Disney theme parks have been offering some pretty unique – and pretty expensive – new and … Continue reading Disney Foodie Spotlight: Exotic Theme Park Experiences With Exotic Theme Park Prices
Just when you thought you had seen everything there was to see on the Jungle Cruise, Tokyo Disneyland “plusses” it. The Jungle Cruise has had a long and venerable history in Disney theme parks. It was one of the original … Continue reading “New” Jungle Cruise Attraction at Tokyo Disneyland Lights Up the Night
I’ve gotta say, Disney does great pools. There were so many to choose from that deserved to be mentioned. I have been hard pressed to find a resort that didn’t have at least one quality pool. That made this month’s … Continue reading Kill Refurb Marry: Disney Resort Pools