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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 5, part 1- Disney’s California Adventure Park

Today we started our day with a character breakfast inside the Grand Californian (a resort we have now totally fallen in love with) at Storyteller’s Cafe.

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 4, part 4- even MORE Disneyland Park!

After exiting the Gallery, Lo and Michael gave us the option to visit Mickey Mouse in ToonTown! Of course this was AFTER they handed us 5 Fast Passes we could use wherever and whenever we wanted today. So, we had … Continue reading

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 4, part 3- Main Street USA

With vouchers in hand, our family decided to just grab some popcorn after riding The Haunted Mansion (no Fast Pass needed, the wait was pretty minimal).

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 4, part 2 – Disneyland Dream Suite

Disneyland’s Dream Suite was originally meant for Walt and his family to enjoy while visiting Disneyland. Tragically, Walt passed away before it was completed and his family didn’t have the heart to see the project finished. So, the space sat … Continue reading

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 4, part 1- Disneyland

Today was the day- a full day in Disneyland!

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 3, part 2- Disney Imagineering and Disneyland

In less than an hour we were at Imagineering. The complex is pretty unassuming- unlike their neighbor-

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 2 , part 3

After Griffith’s Park, we expected to be “free” for the rest of the day. However, Lo and Michael gave us the option to join them at Ghirardelli for some ice cream AND receive VIP tickets to the El Capitan Theater … Continue reading

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 2 , part 2

Coming off our Jim Henson high, we boarded the tour bus and headed to Tam O’Shanter for lunch & along the way we passed the Disney Brother’s first office space- where the current shop owners pay homage to it’s history…

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 2 , part 1

Before I go any further, I would be remiss if I didn’t mention this particular tour is ever-evolving. Locations and activities change throughout the year based on availability and guest feedback. Our particular tour, was the last ABD during Disneyland’s … Continue reading

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Adventuring to Disneyland in 2016: Day 1 , part 2

Our Welcome Dinner was held in a private room in the hotel. Lo and Michael and instructed us to meet by their desk on the second floor for instructions. When we got there we were greeted with our lanyards for … Continue reading

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