Category: Rumors and Commentary

The Future of FastPass

Over the course of the last year Disney has introduced ways for guests to pay for additional FastPasses.  MaxPass was brought to Disneyland in early 2017, offering a little extra flexibility for guests at $10/day for each guest.  More recently, Disney World has offered guests who are staying […]

What Comes Next for Tomorrowland?

Disney’s iconic castle parks are made up of memorable lands – Main Street, Adventureland, Frontierland, Fantasyland, and Tomorrowland.  There are tweaks to each castle park (Liberty Square, New Orleans Square, etc.) but the 5 lands above are all part of a tried and true formula.  Most of these […]

The Theme Park Summer Begins!

Memorial Day has become an unofficial start to the theme park summer and that’s especially true this year as many attractions, areas and parks all open for the first time to the public today.  Here’s a quick breakdown of what has opened and how it may affect your […]

Epcot’s Midlife Crisis

Young and innocent, Epcot Center came bursting to life October 1st, 1982.  A project more ambitious than any other theme park created to date, Epcot was barely ready for opening thanks in large part to some of that ambition.  As chronicled in Building A Better Mouse, American Adventure, the centerpiece […]

Catching Up On The (Disney) News

We haven’t had a news update post in a while so I figured it was time for a catch-all news post about the U.S. Disney Parks.  By ‘catch-all’ I mean that I’m going to write about the pieces of news that I find interesting.  I’m going to go […]

A Bit More News

Walt Disney World continued its second straight week in the spotlight, being the subject of several news items.  If you missed last week, several opening dates were announced as well as a replacement for Magic Kingdom’s Wishes Nighttime Spectacular.  This week brought less significant park news but still […]

Disneyland Improvements

Welcome back guest contributor, Matthew Long, to Wandering in Disney! Calling yourself “The Happiest Place on Earth” is a little cocky, but Disneyland lives up to it’s self-bestowed moniker. It’s a land of magic and excitement, where dreams really do come true. It’s full of fun, fun, fun, […]