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Ashley Varela
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Bay Area
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United States
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Ashley is a freelance writer based in the Bay Area. She has a deep-seated passion for the Disney Parks and theme park history and can often be found nose-deep in a history book -- when she's not planning her next trip to Disneyland, that is! She recently completed her first book, a retrospective on Disney's 1992 film and Broadway smash hit, Newsies.

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Articles by AshleyVarela:

Thursday, September 12, 2019 05:37

Where in the world can you find a Hunger Games makeover experience, Divergent-inspired fear simulator, and a Lady Kitty House?

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 05:54

Hold onto your Mickey ears… we’re about to travel into an alternative universe of Ace Ventura stuntmen, human-sized dancing broccoli, and golf ball-shaped Goofys.

Friday, August 30, 2019 05:59

A well-crafted restaurant can do more to enhance immersive theme park atmosphere than a meet-and-greet or even an E ticket attraction.

Thursday, August 29, 2019 05:09
What kind of universe should Universal plan to expand for its brand-new park?
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 05:44

Don’t worry: you don’t have to waste precious vacation hours staring at the inside of a hotel gym.

Monday, July 15, 2019 03:06

Don’t look now, but Disney California Adventure is better than it’s ever been before.

Monday, July 15, 2019 03:04

Want to soar like Superman, stifle Swarmbots with Ant-Man, or rock out with Rocket Raccoon? You’ve come to the right place.

Wednesday, July 03, 2019 06:26

Headed for Disney’s most popular land? Here are a few hacks for getting through Galaxy’s Edge on your own…

Tuesday, July 02, 2019 07:37

Hop aboard the Catbus? Yes, please!

Saturday, June 29, 2019 05:36

You don’t have to visit a galaxy far, far away to get your thrill on this summer.

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