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Big Thunder Mountain in Disneyland Paris

From Fear to Obsession – How Big Thunder Mountain in Disneyland Paris Changed Me

Back in November 2012 I wrote an article titled I Finally Rode Big Thunder Mountain in Disneyland Paris, in which I described the first time and only time I’d been on Big Thunder Mountain before our trip last week. Reading back and the line I distinctly remember actually smiling and...

Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast Episode 103 - Big Summer Trip Report, Pirates of the Caribbean, Big Thunder Mountain

Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast Episode 103 – Big Summer Trip Report, Pirates of the Caribbean, Big Thunder Mountain

After an amazing and quite revolutionary, for him, trip too Disneyland Paris, Steve talks to Mark about this epic trip to Disneyland Paris, the newly reopened Pirates of the Caribbean, a Big Thunder Mountain discovery and all of the 25th Anniversary celebrations. There are parts of this podcast that may...

Captain Jack in Pirates of the Caribbean in Disneyland Paris

Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary Review: Pirates of the Caribbean – Refurbished and Improved

I did it, I managed to avoid all spoilers for what changes had been made to Pirates of the Caribbean in Disneyland Paris before seeing it with my own eyes. Well, I knew Captain Jack would be in there somewhere as that has been a not so secret plan for...

Meeting Moana in Disneyland Paris

Another Open Letter To Disneyland Paris Cast Members

4 years and a few months ago I wrote this Open Letter To Disneyland Paris Cast Members. Now I’ve not read that since, and I don’t intend to read it before penning (can I still use that word even though I’m typing? It sounds more authentic and arty!) this letter,...

Art of Marvel Hotel Confirmed for Disneyland Paris at D23 – There Are No Negatives, It’s All Good

The Art of Marvel Hotel Confirmed for Disneyland Paris at D23 – There Are No Negatives, It’s All Good

Each year there is a huge fan event called D23, usually in the States, where Disney announce a lot of the big plans they have for the huge variety of entertainment offerings they now produce. It’s fair to say that Disneyland Paris never gets much of a look in, due...

Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary Review: Disney Illuminations

Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary Review: Disney Illuminations

I was a huge fan of Disney Dreams! when I watched with the live premiere (ahem) with the rest of the online community, and I was an even bigger fan when 6 weeks later I watched it with my own eyes, and ears, in Disneyland Paris. I’ve watched it many...

Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary Review: Disney Stars on Parade

Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary Review: Disney Stars on Parade

We haven’t had a brand new parade in Disneyland Paris since the Once Upon A Dream Parade in 2007. Yes we had Disney’s Magic on Parade in 2012, but bar the song, it was more of an iterative change than a new parade. So getting a brand new parade, with...