• Consumer Products
    JAL Happiness Express Model

    To celebrate Tokyo Disneyland’s 30 Anniversary they have produced this “JAL Boeing 777-200 Happiness Express” model. This model plane is set at 1/200 scale and is for sale at Tokyo Disney Resort at the Disneyland Grand Emporium and Tokyo Disney Sea port en Rio. Price: 6,500 yen. Tweet

  • Park & Resort Food News
    Do You Like Popcorn?

    The popcorn bucket first appeared at Tokyo Disneyland during the park’s 15th anniversary back in 1998. Since then, 150 different kinds of popcorn buckets have been made and sold to park guests! In respond to guest requests, Tokyo Disneyland Resort has added flavor packs for the Popcorn. The new seasonings are, Banana and Garam Masala! […]

  • Tokyo Disney Resort
    The JAL Happiness Express

    Kyoichiro Uenishi, the President of Oriental Land Company (OLC), the operator of the Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea theme parks, cuts a ribbon with President of Japan Airlines (JAL) Yoshiharu Ueki in front of a Boeing 777-200 decorated with scenes of Tokyo Disneyland and Disney characters. Named The Happiness Express, JAL unveiled this special plane for […]

  • My Epcot Creds

    It doesn’t seem like a year has passed since my visit to WDW Resorts 40th Anniversary… but here I am at EPCOT’s 30th and I got this cool D23 World Passport and button to prove it. Wearing this along with my omni-strap ninja camera bag with tripod gave some people (mostly cast members) the impression I was […]

  • D23
    Reflections on the last 24 hours – Part 2

    It is Epcot’s 30th Anniversary and it is oppressively Hot Went to the D23 event and enjoyed it thoroughly. I will report about it in greater detail in the up-coming days Met my old boss Marty Sklar backstage and chatted a little before he went onstage to speak to several thousand attendees. Looks like I […]

  • D23′s Epcot 30th Anniversary Celebration

    I will be at the D23 event all day today and am looking forward to seeing old and new friends alike! I will be posting live via Facebook and Twitter throughout the day all the highlights of the day-long event. Featured EPOCT tributes include: Hooray for the 21st Century – My old boss, Marty Sklar joins […]

  • Epcot’s 30th Birthday Graphics and Pins!

    REPOST: This is a re-post of bit I did back in March that I thought you would enjoy again! Oh, and what am I doing right now? Flying from Disneyland Resort to Walt Disney World! Yep, it’s hard to believe but Epcot will be turning 30 this October 1, 2012. I remember our first trip […]