Big Thunder Mountain Railroad 2014: The Wildest Ride in the Wilderness Returns to Disneyland


Big Thunder Mountain Railroad 2014 is here! The wildest ride in the wilderness reopens March 17 with an upgraded track, restoration of the historic Rainbow Ridge Mining Town, new paint on portions of the mountain and updates to the train vehicles. Guests taking a ride on this runaway mine train will discover some new surprises,… [read more]

Family Travel – Anaheim Marriott Suites in Anaheim, California

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For families that travel to Disneyland or Disneyland California Adventure Parks you will need to stay somewhere near the park. While we do suggest checking with seasonal Disney offers there are some places you can stay nearby and drive or even walk to the parks. We recently stayed at the Anaheim Marriott Suites in Anaheim, California is the premier… [read more]

Why You Must Ride The New Star Tours At Disneyland!!

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Star Tours is back with new destinations, new characters and new adventures — now presented in brilliant digital 3-D! Board a Starspeeder 1000 for a thrilling journey through George Lucas’ Star Wars universe. A galaxy of trouble awaits, but don’t worry, the Force will be with you, always! What we truly loved about the ride… [read more]

New Ride At Disneyland!! The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Undersea Adventure

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When we were at California Adventure last year we saw some sneak peaks at the new Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Undersea Adventure ride. Honestly in my eyes it’s about time to have an Ariel ride, she’s a Disney classic and I am so thrilled about the new ride. The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Undersea Adventure is a… [read more]

Our Ordinary Trip from Portland, Oregon to Disney’s Grand Californian


Disney was nice to give our family all free day passes to Disneyland and California Adventure. They also gave us one night for free at the Grand Californian plus we are staying an additional night to take it all in. Thanks Disney! So we started our journey for Christmas to Southern California. We visited my… [read more]

Visiting Disneyland With Babies & Toddlers – Disney Baby Care Centers

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You’re planning on taking a trip to one of the many Disney resorts and you have a baby or toddler. What on earth will you do? Is Disney really infant and toddler friendly?  The greatest thing about the happiest place on earth is how family friendly it is. There is something for everyone at Disneyland!… [read more]