Oh Disney! The land of make-believe and fantasy. My first trip to Disney was as an adult and I absolutely loved it. Disney appeals to the child in all of us, but there is plenty to keep the grown-ups amused too.
A fantastic mixture of fairytale and futuristic attractions, Disneyland offers entertainment for the adrenalin seekers, the dreamers and the sightseers. The parks are so accessible with plenty of accommodation and transport choices and with various offers and bonuses available, there really is no better time to visit.
Disney knows how to look after its guests with its unique themed restaurants, hotels and lodges, catering to families and couples at a variety of budgets. Wake up with a stay at a Disney hotel and enjoy the convenience of having the park right on your doorstep. Jump out of bed, enjoy a character themed breakfast and hop on a free shuttle to the park.
No matter which hotel you choose to rest your weary head at, you are guaranteed to be treated to a sparkle of Disney hospitality.
From the minute you arrive at the gates, the excitement sets in. The Disney parks are waiting to be explored with themes, rides and attractions to suit all interests and tastes and you won’t know where to begin:
The new Pandora – World of Avatar, fresh out of the blockbuster movie is delighting adults and children with its ethereal look and Flights of Passage attraction.
Take the chance to go on safari for a thrilling jungle experience and marvel at the stunningly carved Tree of Life as you trek through Animal Kingdom. Offering you the chance to get up close and personal to many misunderstood creatures, this beautiful park showcases many of the world’s most well-known animals and birds.
Experience some of the tricks of the trade with the special effects tours and stunts shows at Hollywood Studios or take the plunge from the thirteenth floor in the Twlight Zone Tower of Terror before embracing your inner Jedi at one of the new Star Wars areas.
Want to a trip that is out of this world? Discover the secrets of Mission: Space at the Epcot centre as you soar into our solar system. Disney’s famous dome is also home to the Finding Nemo and Frozen ride.
Harry Potter fans will be overwhelmed by the Diagon Alley experience, visiting real shops, venturing round the life size Hogwarts Great Hall and marvelling at the fire-breathing Dragon watching the crowds over Gringott’s bank.
Alot of the fun at Disney is to be had simply walking around, admiring the statues, shops and buildings and soaking up the atmosphere. Need a break from the rides? The shows, parades and lightshows at Disney are not to be missed. It is impossible not to smile at the faces lit up in wonder and excitement as the fairytale castle is lit up by glittering fireworks at one of the night-time shows. Watch your favourite characters take part in one of the many parades in Main Street and don’t miss out on the pirate show from the all-time favourite, Pirates of the Caribbean.
These are just a few of the surprises awaiting you on your Disney adventure and there is so much more. So don your mouse ears and step into the heart of the magic with an unforgettable Disney break!
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