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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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Thursday, July 30, 2015 11:12

Explore the past, present and future of Disney's FastPass queue-jumping system.

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Thursday, July 30, 2015 10:41

POSSIBILITYLAND: Discovery Bay at Disneyland: A seaside port of bubbling lagoons, floating zephyrs, lighthouses, submarines, time machines, and waterfalls. As wild as it might sound, this incredible, timeless, literary world was planned to become Disneyland's newest land. Discovery Bay is often regarded as one of Disney's most beloved lost lands. Step inside and find out why.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 10:49

Discover the incredible story behind Disney's monorail systems.

Friday, July 03, 2015 07:23

Here are four critical facts about virtual reality and theme parks.

Epcot's France Pavilion
Monday, June 22, 2015 04:38

Sometimes, amid all of the hustle and bustle of theme parks -- running to a ride to make sure you don't miss your FastPass+ window, rushing to a restaurant for your Advance Dining Reservation time, and elbowing your way into a good spot to watch a parade -- it's nice to stop and take in the sights and sounds around you.

Thursday, June 11, 2015 06:05

Let’s go Behind the Ride to discover all the reasons why Radiator Springs Racers is so popular

Star Wars Sith Jedi double lightsaber
Thursday, May 21, 2015 04:10

Disney souvenirs are not limited to stuffed animals and shot glasses.

Image - HarshLight//Flickr
Monday, May 11, 2015 06:59

While Mickey Mouse has been with the Disney parks since the very beginning and throughout all the eras, he's not had unlimited success...

Cinderella's Castle Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom
Monday, May 11, 2015 06:49

Though other tourist destinations suffer when crowds rise, Disney parks seem immune to this issue. But how is this possible?

Sunday, May 10, 2015 01:40

The Disney theme parks are perfect fodder for an episode or two of a sitcom.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 02:14

Nearly every major theme park in America today begins with a themed entry land (usually lined with shops and restaurants, short on attractions) that begins the immersion into the setting. Here, we’ve collected six of the best.

Image - lorenjavier, Flickr
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 02:15

When new attractions pop up at Disney parks around the globe, us Disney fans like to imagine how Walt might feel about them, should he have had the opportunity to experience them. I firmly believe that Walt would absolutely adore Soarin' and Soarin' over California, largely because they have all the hallmarks of the kinds of attractions he designed.


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