There are so many vignettes at Disneyland. I don’t know about you but I often find myself creating backstories for them. I assume that’s part of the intent, to evoke a history and draw interaction from guests’ imaginations. To the Imagineers responsible for these scenes — mission accomplished. It’s crazy to stop and consider how much these parts add up to and how many there are in making the whole experience.CONTINUE READING
A Great Moment with Mr. Lincoln
In honor of Presidents’ Day, I thought I’d share a great moment with Mr. Lincoln. Did you know that he signed legislation setting aside a valley and a grove of trees for the state of California?CONTINUE READING
Adventures on the River
Have you seen the concept art Disney released for the rerouted Rivers of America? I’m sure you probably have. I think it’s amazing. I can’t wait for our next adventure aboard the Mark Twain or the canoes!CONTINUE READING
Halloween at the Ranch
Happy Halloween! Halloween at the Big Thunder Ranch has been one of my favorite spots to enjoy at Disneyland this time of year. Its relaxed festive atmosphere has been the much needed respite from a busy theme park many times. The rustic and whimsical decor always left me with a smile on my face.Continue Reading
The Colors of Fall at the Main Street Depot
This is my favorite time of year. Fall colors and fall lighting make for some of the prettiest scenes you can imagine. They’re a match made in heaven, the way they enhance each other. It’s almost difficult to take a bad picture.CONTINUE READING
The Unhappy Halloween Tree
This pumpkin in the Halloween Tree ain’t happy. I have a sneaking suspicion it’s because he’s heard the rumblings of what’s to take place in the back of Frontierland.
No more BBQ.
No more Ranch.CONTINUE READING