The newspaper handed out to the first to ride Big Thunder Mountain

Thunder Mesa rumbles back to life (sort of)

It’s 8:20am on Saturday 17th 2016 and like many people, I am waiting at the entrance to Frontierland. Excitement is building, it’s a big day; after 13 months of absence, Big Thunder Mountain is back! The reality, however, is that Big Thunder Mountain has been back for a few days through soft openings. In fact,…

Favourite Land: Frontierland

Step back in time whilst at Disneyland Paris with a trip into the old far-west United States. Disneyland is a product of America, and America’s Gold Rush is one of the country’s richest moments in history. Frontierland at Disneyland Paris takes the American vision of this land and improves upon it by adding one of…

Phantom Manor at Disneyland Paris

Phantom Manor to be updated?

45 years ago to the day, the Haunted Mansion opened in Anaheim, today imagineers held a Q&A session in which Alice Davis said that Phantom Manor would have driven Walt mad as the attraction is designed to look ‘run-down’. This prompted Disneyland Paris fans to react in defense of the classic Frontierland attraction, but the…