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Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast Episode 92: 25th Anniversary & Winter Trip Report

Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast Episode 92: 25th Anniversary & Winter Trip Report

To say it this episode is stacked full of Disneyland Paris news would be a massive understatement. With Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary images and branding, Disney Stars on Parade float images and press release, 25th Anniversary Mickey and Minnie and a bunch of character changes, it could have been a...

Disneyland Paris News Weekly #37: Merry Christmas, Big Thunder Mountain, More Star Wars, 2000 Subs!

It’s almost Christmas and over in Disneyland Paris guests got the best present of all – Big Thunder Mountain has opened successfully! Also there is more Star Wars coming your way in Walt Disney Studios in 2017 and even a special Disneyland Paris Snapchat filter! Oh, and that small matter...

Disneyland Paris News Weekly #36: BIG Christmas Review, Star Tours, Food, Big Thunder Mountain

Having just come back from 4 wonderful days in Disneyland Paris a review of the magical Christmas season takes up the bulk of this video. There’s the Christmas parade, Tree lighting, Royal Christmas Wishes, decorations and of course of the great characters! Throw in some Star Tours, Big Thunder Mountain,...

Disneyland Paris News Weekly #34: Star Wars, Big Thunder Mountain, Snow, Moana, Alice

We are just one month away from Big Thunder Mountain opening in Disneyland Paris and things have started to appear, in Frontierland and over in Walt Disney Studios for Star Wars! There’s Moana news, a Labyrinth update and some new merchandise and Christmas, snowy Christmas. Remember to subscribe so you...

Disneyland Paris News Weekly #32: New Christmas Floats & Characters, Inventions, Star Wars

The Christmas season in Disneyland Paris has started and there are new parade floats, new characters, new character costumes and more! Might someone we know be visiting soon? There is Inventions character dining news, a cool Star Wars Main Street image and Big Thunder Mountain is getting closer to opening....

Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast Episode 78: To Do List For New CEO Catherine Powell

With new Disneyland Paris CEO Catherine Powell due to start in July, we put the question to you listeners – what should Catherine concentrate on first, what problems should she tackle? One topic got mentioned a lot, along with a whole bunch of great suggestions, and chocolates too. As usual...

Big Thunder Mountain revealed – the drained Rivers of the Far West in Disneyland Paris

It’s not often we get a look behind the magic in Disneyland Paris, as fences usually block our view of any work being done, or they simply close the doors of housed attractions. The refurbishment of Big Thunder Mountain, and the necessary draining of the Rivers of the Far West...

Disneyland Paris News Weekly #4: 2016 AGM, Big Thunder Mountain, Merchandise, Peter Pan

It’s a bumper week of news from Disneyland Paris as the Annual General Meeting AND runDisney race only registrations occurred. Add in refurbishment updates for Big Thunder Mountain and Peter Pan, and you wouldn’t think there would be time for 2 merchandise updates, but it’s there. All this plus the...

Dedicated to DLP TV #32: Disneyland Paris Christmas, it’s a small world, Big Thunder Mountain & 2017

It’s a father and son episode, as Lucas joins Steve for a little recap of what’s been going on in Disneyland Paris. From the new Christmas season to party plans in 2017, it’s a small world paint jobs and the closure of Big Thunder Mountain. Leave your feedback below, good...

I Finally Rode Big Thunder Mountain in Disneyland Paris

Last weekend was my 13th visit to Disneyland Paris, and on my previous 12 visits I had not once ridden Big Thunder Mountain. In fact it’s probably fair to say that I hadn’t even contemplated it. I’m what you’d call a thrill avoider when it comes to rides – the...

Disney’s Enchanted Christmas 2012, Disneyland Paris: Frontierland at Night

This past weekend I was lucky enough to attend Disney’s Enchanted Christmas, which was one of the most magical weekends I have ever spent in Disneyland Paris. It’s been a very busy few days with little rest, and I have so many videos, photos, interviews and experiences to share with...

I’m finally going to ride Big Thunder Mountain at Disneyland Paris…I think!

In our ten trips to Disneyland Paris I have never been on any of the thrill rides, Big Thunder Mountain included. I’ve never liked these kind of rides, not from a young age and not now. However, I have been thinking about Big Thunder Mountain recently and how great it...