Tag Archive for Attractions

Which Disneyland Attractions are Better than the Disney World Attraction?

When traveling to both Disney World and Disneyland, you cannot help but compare attractions to one another because there are many that are found in both parks.  In my family, immediately after riding an attraction that is found in both…

5 Disney Attractions Where No Fastpasses are Needed

If you are planning on heading to Disney World, you really should plan on getting Fastpasses.  To sign up for Fastpasses, you must first begin by signing up for a MyDisneyExperience account.  Once you have your MyDisneyExperience account, be sure to…

Liberty Square Riverboat

Liberty Square Riverboat

Attraction: Opening Date: October 2nd 1971 Approximate Length: 17 Minutes Description: Liberty Square Riverboat is an authentic 3-tiered paddlewheel steamship journey that circles the Rivers of America at Magic Kingdom theme park for a scenic, half-mile tour of Frontierland, Liberty…

Jungle Cruise

Jungle Cruise Paradox

Attraction: Jungle Cruise Opening Date: October 1st 1971 Approximate Length: 9 Minutes Description: Jungle Cruise takes Guests on a grand tour of the world’s most exotic rivers in Asia, Africa and South America, in Adventureland at Magic Kingdom theme park.…

Country Bear Jamboree

Country Bear Jamboree

Attraction: Country Bear Jamboree Opening Date: October 1st 1971 Approximate Length: 10 Minutes Description: Country Bear Jamboree is a musical revue performed by a jolly band of backwoods bears in Grizzly Hall theater in Frontierland at Magic Kingdom theme park.…

Astro Orbitor

Astro Orbiter

Attraction: Astro Orbitor Opening Date: November 24th 1974 Approximate Length: 1.5 Minutes Description: Astro Orbiter takes Guests of all ages for a flight aboard a rocket-like spaceship in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom theme park. Ready to launch? 5… 4… 3……

it’s a small world

its a small world hippo

Attraction: it’s a small world Opening Date: October 1st 1971 Approximate Length: 9 Minutes Description: “it’s a small world,” a gentle boat ride that’s fun for little ones as well as Guests of all ages, is in the Fantasyland area…

Expedition Everest by Zach Nace

Name of Attraction: Expedition Everest Opening Date: 2006 Description: Climb aboard a railway car for a full-steam-ahead adventure bound for Mount Everest. Your trek across the treacherous terrain of the towering Forbidden Mountain begins with a few scenic twists and…

Space Mountain by Zach Nace

Name of Attraction: Space Mountain Opening Date: 1975 Description: Blast off on a journey into outer space on this classic attraction. Board a sleek, rocket-shaped vehicle in the glow-in-the-dark Space Port and begin a steady climb up the 180-foot high…

Dollywood – A magical place? Followup!

We did not get to Dollywood until 1pm!  I know, rather late!  We went on to a roller coaster and played our own version of baby pass off with my 4-year-old son.  The ride had 2 coaster cars so my sister rode…