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More of “Disneyland the Exhibit”

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September 1, 2015
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On this 60th Anniversary of Disneyland, the Walt Disney Archives presented an outstanding exhibit celebrating the history of Disneyland, the park that Walt Disney held so dear to his heart, at the 2015 D23 Expo in Anaheim, California. During our last meeting, we looked at pictures from Disneyland’s planning, opening day, lands, attractions, and...
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My Scrapbook from the Walt Disney Archives Exhibit

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August 31, 2015
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Possibly the only pavilion or event that could have remotely kept my interest amongst the chaos at the 2015 D23 Expo for 3+ hours was the Walt Disney Archives exhibit “Disneyland the Exhibit.” On August 18, 2015, I had the pleasure of consuming countless treasures from the Walt Disney Archives relating to the history...
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A Travel Agent is the Safest way to Travel

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August 14, 2015
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I was the first person in line to defend self-booking. When my husband and I were living in separate countries, I booked a lifetime of flights over the computer. Seemed like a great idea. The flights appeared to be cheaper, and booking from home was easy and convenient. Until the day I found myself...
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A Baker’s Dozen Reasons Why Every WDW Fan Should Visit Disneyland

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August 13, 2015
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We are in Anaheim on the eve of the D23 Expo but also looking forward to spending time at the Disneyland Resort. I am reminded about conversations I have had with friends familiar with WDW who ask me “Why should I go to Disneyland, isn’t it just a smaller version of the Magic Kingdom?”...
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Add Some Extra Magic to Your Disney Cruise With a Fish Extender Gift Exchange

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August 10, 2015
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As if there is not enough excitement on-board a Disney cruise, you can add even MORE magic to your vacation by participating in a fish extender gift exchange. What is a fish extender? Outside every cabin, there is a fish or seahorse located to the right or left of the door. Cast Members use...
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To All Who Come to this Happy Place, Welcome.

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July 25, 2015
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It was the Happiest Homecoming on Earth. Kicking off the eighteen month party on May 5, 2005, Disneyland celebrated fifty years of magic in style. On hand for the rededication were: host of Disneyland’s opening day Art Linkletter, Walt Disney’s Daughter Diane Disney Miller, Grand Marshall Julie Andrews, Disney CEO Michael Eisner, Disney CEO-Elect...
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Disneyland Corn Dog Castle at home

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July 14, 2015
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I love to eat. I especially love food on a stick. I can’t explain why, but it just tastes better that way. The Corn Dog Castle Corn Dogs are hands down my favourite food in Disneyland, and I know I’m not alone on this. Did you know they are incredibly easy to make at home?...
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You Had To Look, Didn’t You?

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June 23, 2015
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Deep in the lost Delta of India, an ancient Bengalese temple has remained hidden for centuries. That is, until famed archeologist, Dr. Indiana Jones, pieced together map fragments and located it. I’m not sure how it ended up in the middle of Adventureland, in Disneyland, but there was probably some Imagineering magic involved. The...
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Disneyland 60th Celebrations

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June 23, 2015
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I’m not sure if you have heard, but Disneyland is celebrating its 60th operating this year and to celebrate they have lots of fabulous things to tempt you away from Walt Disney World. So join me, as I take you on a highlights tour of the things I particularly enjoyed on my trip in...
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The Struggle of Tomorrowland

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May 28, 2015
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***Mild spoilers ahead. Please read only after watching the Walt Disney Studios’ film Tomorrowland*** Being a hardcore Disney fan is not always filled with pixie-dusted sunshine and Mickey Mouse kisses. The urge to visit the parks frequently or to keep up with the most current Disney news and rumors are constant endeavors. You might...
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