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Disney California Adventure Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at Disney California Adventure are listed below. As well as previews and reviews of new rides, look out for "Top 10" lists and tips for saving time and money on your next visit.

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Saturday, July 14, 2018 05:55

How do you improve something that’s already great? That’s the question that Imagineers faced when The Walt Disney Company chose to repurpose California Screamin’.

Friday, July 06, 2018 05:43

How will all the changes at Walt Disney World affect DVC Members? We've asked the experts!

Monday, June 25, 2018 04:44

Here are the best seven rides at Disney California Adventure.

Sunday, June 24, 2018 07:00

Here, we've collected a countdown of the 10 most immersive theme park lands we know

Monday, June 18, 2018 05:57

Here are five Disney attractions that had almost immediate problems.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 19:38

DECLASSIFIED DISASTER: Disney California Adventure – Part II: Way back in Part I, we explored the conception and design of Disneyland's infamous second gate and what guests saw there that made them not want to return. Today, we'll pick up after the park's grand $1.2 billion redesign to explore the reborn Disney California Adventure... and how just a few years after its re-opening with a brand new Californian story, Disney may be re-making old mistakes...

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 05:44

MODERN MARVELS: Radiator Springs Racers: Since 1955, guests have been sitting behind the wheel and hitting the open (er, not-so-open) road at Disneyland. So when Disney's California Adventure needed a boost, California car culture was an obvious theme... but maybe not in the way you expect. Dig into Disney's automotive history, from cars to – well – Cars, as we explore how this larger-than-life E-Ticket at Disneyland Resort set a new standard for the industry.

Sunday, April 15, 2018 06:56

From box office blockbusters to big-budget bombs, Disney's attempts to translate their rides into Hollywood hits haven't always been home-runs... Here's our countdown and our look at what's next.

Mickey and Friends
Saturday, March 24, 2018 05:06

Let’s get one thing out of the way—theme park crowds are a pain.

Friday, February 02, 2018 05:29

In this special countdown, we'll conquer the 12 headlining Disney Parks attractions built around "mountains" to see which peaks truly come out on top.

Mary Blair merchandise at Disneyana
Friday, January 26, 2018 00:59

Ditch the Mickey ears for a memento that’s guaranteed to last.

Walt Disney World fireworks
Thursday, December 28, 2017 03:01

It takes a little planning to survive New Year’s Eve at the Happiest Place on Earth.


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