• Exclusive: Aulani – 8 Weeks to Go (part 2)

    View from Ali’inui Street and Olani Street just before the resort entrance drive. View from Olani Street. The Coral Trees are so beautiful! Walking down Olani Street. You can clearly see one of the two main parking structures. Here you can see two of the large building graphics. The building at the bottom left is […]

  • Exclusive: Aulani – 8 Weeks to Go (part 1)

    Took a drive this 4th to see how things at Aulani were progressing. Here are some shots from the Marriott’s 17th floor. Spa and Fitness Center’s outdoor area with several whirlpools and a privacy wall surrounding it. Clear view of one of the buildings major graphic treatments. I’m sure there is a story there! View […]

  • Haunted Mansion Construction

    I love old construction photos! Here we have the Disneyland Railroad bridge going from one tunnel section to another. Between them the Haunted Mansions foundation is being constructed out of rebar and concrete. On the right is the new berm that was relocated along with the track to the southwest, enlarging old Frontierland. As you look down the tracks […]

  • Some Splash Mountain Construction Pix

    Rockwork cages being installed to the big drop. Note the rockwork is completed above first to avoid plaster, stones and paint from fowling rockwork below it. Looking backwards to the gates of drop #1 Holiday season 1988 – The construction fence is down and we are running water for the first time. Notice how dirty the […]