Today marks the 100th day a Disney theme park has been closed in response to the global health emergency that rocked the planet; driving Disney to eventually close all of its theme parks and resorts. All Disney theme parks and resorts around the globe remain… Read More »How long Disney theme parks around the world have been closed
A tragedy of giant proportions is playing out in Japan today. An 8.9 magnitude mega-earthquake has rocked the company and then the double whammy of twin tsunami’s swept across much of the country’s coast devastating villages and even threatening operations at a nuclear plant. Additional… Read More »Japan Earthquake strands tourists at Tokyo Disneyland, damage reports coming in
Safety must come first, so sometimes when you’re walked off an attraction at a Disney theme park you get to view a bit of how the magic is made because that’s just the safest thing to do. That’s the case during a recent ride stoppage… Read More »Backstage Peek at 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Attraction
Earning distinction as two of the world’s best Jungle Cruise skippers, Walt Disney World Resort Cast Members Beth Schafer and Alex Williams were recently chosen to represent the resort at Tokyo Disney Resort’s 25th Anniversary Celebration. Last month two Cast Members from Disneyland earned similar… Read More »Jungle Cruise Skippers Pilot to Tokyo Disneyland
Over at the Disney and More blog Alain Littaye has been examining the amazing talent of Imagineer Hani El Masri. Today’s piece is a look at ‘Mickey’s Toonville’ the original cartoon inspired land designed for Tokyo Disneyland. Alas, when the original Disneyland opened its more… Read More »The ToonTown that Never Was
Thanks to Blue Sky Disney for pointing out this photo album of the newest Disney Hotel in the world. It’s the Toyko Disneyland Hotel and it opens on Tuesday. It’s an absolutely beautiful hotel full of the sort of amazing detail that will make your… Read More »Best. Disney. Hotel. Ever.