Kilimanjaro Safaris; Animal Kingdom; AA
  • On Jan 16, 2012
    Tiffany from OK Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    Hi Amanda! We are frequent visitors to WDW and are now planning our first visit to Disneyland Resort in March. As the Disney Go To Girl, what is your favorite hotel and what are your DLR "must do's" for a high energy family with a 9 year old prin

    Disneyland is home to 3 uniquely designed hotels that are each just steps away from the magic, my favorite being Disneyland Hotel!  This hotel's theme is "Classic Disney" with a contemporary twist. Recently the iconic Disneyland Hotel has undergone a massive renovation and has received the prestigious Four Diamond AAA rating.  Read more about my love for this luxurious resort in my previous answer about Disneyland Hotel.
    **Be sure to check out one of my favorite hang outs, Trader Sam's Tiki Bar while you're there** 

    Disneyland Park Musts:
    Mr. Toad's Wild Ride, Storybook Land Canal Boats, Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan's Flight, Matterhorn, it's a small worldBig Thunder Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Haunted Mansion, Splash Mountain, Indiana Jones, Jungle Cruise, Enchanted Tiki Room, Buzz Lightyear, Star Tours, Space Mountain, Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage
    **Be sure to slow down and take notice of all the similarities AND differences between the 2 Disneys but try to begin with the mindset that it is impossible to compare the two and each should be appreciated for unique reasons.** 

    Disney California Adventure:
    Soarin', Grizzly River Rapids, Redwood Creek Challenge Trail, Blue Sky Cellar, California Screamin' , Goofy's Sky School, The Little Mermaid, Mickey's Fun Wheel, Toy Story Mania , Monsters Inc., Tower of Terror

    Nightime shows not to be missed:  World of Color (DCA) and Fantasmic (DL)

    My Dining Musts: Blue Bayou, Steakhouse 55, Napa Rose (reservations recommended 714-781-DINE) 

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Meet the Panelist: Amanda, California

Greetings from California! I am here to help make your visit to the Disney Parks as pixie-dusted as possible! As a regular to both Disneyland and Walt Disney World, I am ready to put my coast-to-coast Disney Parks knowledge to work for YOU! Learn More About Amanda

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