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Walt Disney Studios Park’s opening was a difficult one. After a development stage of delays and budget cuts, an eventual skeleton park was agreed upon that leaned heavily on future expansion and the minimalist “theme” of a working studio. The roster front wasn’t much better reading, consisting of just 9 attractions. The park may have doubled…

Some Dreams! you always remember

From its debut in 2012, Disney Dreams! has been herald as a triumph of Disneyland Paris entertainment. The flagship representation of the resort’s 20th anniversary, the brand new show to close the park captured the hearts of guests, fans and critics alike. It’s rare to see such a show – especially in DLP – get…

Beauty and the Beast – The safe play that celebrates a classic

One of the most discussed about films of 2017, there’s very little to say going into Beauty and the Beast that hasn’t already. From the record breaking teaser trailer to questions over auto-tuning beloved songs, anticipation for Disney’s latest live action venture has seen every dial on the expectation scale. Given how beautiful handled and…

WDS at 15 – Our younger sibling is growing up

It’s March! It may not seem like it now, but this is a pretty big month as you flip your calendars over. In a few weeks Spring (the season that is) will commence, the Emerald Isle shall celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, a whole host of major movies hit cinemas… Oh, and a certain anniversary year kicks…

A conflicted addition to Discoveryland

The green fences are beginning to fall, decorations are being revealed, online fanatics are speculating furiously over parade floats and characters are making impromptu preparation meets. Something is brewing in the air of Disneyland Paris, the wind is beginning to change. This can only mean one thing… the 25th Anniversary is coming! In a few…

The old, the new, and the confusing of Disney Stars on Parade

With the reveal of the 25th anniversary decorations just a few days ago, I predicted that this would kick start the hype machine for Disneyland Paris’ silver anniversary and we could expect more announcements as the weeks and months progress. It appears that I was indeed correct in this assumption, though I didn’t expect a…

Adding sparkle to a Main Street

Star Wars may be dominating the goings-on within Disneyland Paris at the moment, but with the resort’s marketing team there’s another celebration on their lips. As the 25th Anniversary loops closer and closer – now only 2 months away – you can expect more from the hype machine that is the Disney online community in…