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The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland (Unofficial Guide to Disneyland)

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

More than 4 million copies sold! This series is the only one that offers evaluations based on reader surveys and critiques, compiled by a team of unbiased inspectors.

• Hotels, attractions, and restaurants in all price categories

• Extensive information on shopping, nightlife, and sports

• Easy-to-use, two-color design

• Detailed, 2-color maps

From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide® to Walt Disney World®

"A Tourist's Best Friend!"

—Chicago Sun-Times

"Indispensable"

—The New York Times

Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide®:

  1. Every attraction ranked and rated for each age group, based on interviews and surveys of more than 7,500 families
  2. When and where to go: the best times of the year and the best days of the week for each park
  3. All the Disneyland-area hotels ranked and rated for value and quality of rooms
  4. Field tested itineraries for adults and families with children that can save more than three hours of waiting in line
  5. Complete coverage of Disney's California Adventure® theme park and Universal Studios Hollywood

Synopsis:

From the publishers of "The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World" comes this updated guide that ranks and rates every attraction in California's Disneyland theme park for each age group, and includes the best times of the year to visit along with reviews of area hotels. Original.

Synopsis:

From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide® to Walt Disney World ®

"A Tourist's Best Friend!"

—Chicago Sun-Times

"Indispensable"

—The New York Times

Five Great Features and Benefits

offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide ®:

  • Revolutionary, field-tested Touring Plans that can save four hours of standing in line in a single day

  • New dining chapter with detailed reviews of over 50 restaurants including all full-service restaurants at the Disney hotels, theme parks, and Downtown Disney

  • Almost 100 Disneyland Resort and Anaheim hotels rated and ranked, plus proven strategies for getting the best rate

  • Tips and stories from real families about their experiences at Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure

  • Each attraction described in detail and rated by age group based on a survey of over 8,000 families

Synopsis:

More than 4 million copies sold! This series is the only one that offers evaluations based on reader surveys and critiques, compiled by a team of unbiased inspectors.

• Hotels, attractions, and restaurants in all price categories

• Extensive information on shopping, nightlife, and sports

• Easy-to-use, two-color design

• Detailed, 2-color maps

From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide® to Walt Disney World®

"A Tourist's Best Friend!"

—Chicago Sun-Times

"Indispensable"

—The New York Times

Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide®:

  1. Every attraction ranked and rated for each age group, based on interviews and surveys of more than 7,500 families
  2. When and where to go: the best times of the year and the best days of the week for each park
  3. All the Disneyland-area hotels ranked and rated for value and quality of rooms
  4. Field tested itineraries for adults and families with children that can save more than three hours of waiting in line
  5. Complete coverage of Disney's California Adventure® theme park and Universal Studios Hollywood

About the Author

Bob Sehlinger is the executive publisher of Menasha Ridge Press and the author of numerous Unofficial Guides, including Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas and the best-selling Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World.

Table of Contents

List of Maps and Illustrations.

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

Why “Unofficial”?

How This Guide Was Researched and Written.

Disneyland Resort: An Overview.

PART ONE Planning before You Leave Home.

Gathering Information.

Timing Your Visit.

Getting There.

A Word about Lodging.

Hotels and Motels: Rated and Ranked.

HOW THE HOTELS COMPARE.

HOTEL INFORMATION CHART.

Making the Most of Your Time.

Touring Plans.

PART TWO Essentials.

The Bare Necessities.

PART THREE Disneyland with Kids.

The Brutal Truth about Family Vacations.

Mental and Emotional Preparation.

Basic Considerations: Is Disneyland for You?

The Age Thing.

About Inviting Your Children’s Friends.

A Few Words for Single Parents.

“He Who Hesitates Is Launched!”: Tips and Warnings for Grandparents.

How to Childproof a Hotel Room.

Physical Preparation.

Developing a Good Plan.

Logistic Preparation.

Remembering Your Trip.

Trial Run.

SMALL-CHILD FRIGHT-POTENTIAL CHART.

Waiting-line Strategies for Adults with Small Children.

Lost Children.

The Disney Characters.

PART FOUR Dining and Shopping in and around Disneyland.

Dining in Disneyland Resort.

Disney Dining 101.

Theme-park Counter-service Restaurant Mini-profiles.

Disneyland Resort Restaurants: Rated and Ranked.

Dining outside Disneyland Resort.

Anaheim-area Full-service Restaurants.

Shopping at Disneyland.

PART FIVE Disneyland Park.

Arriving and Getting Oriented.

Main Street, U.S.A.

Adventureland.

New Orleans Square.

Critter Country.

Frontierland.

Fantasyland.

Mickey’s Toontown.

Tomorrowland.

Live Entertainment and Special Events.

Unheralded Treasures at Disneyland Park.

Traffic Patterns at Disneyland Park.

Disneyland Park Touring Plans.

PART SIX Disney’s California Adventure.

A Brave New Park.

Arriving and Getting Oriented.

Hollywood Pictures Backlot.

Golden State.

a bug’s land.

Paradise Pier.

Parades and Live Entertainment.

Unheralded Treasures at DCA.

Traffic Patterns at Disney’s California Adventure.

California Adventure One-day Touring Plan.

PART SEVEN Universal Studios Hollywood.

Gathering Information.

Timing Your Visit.

Arriving and Getting Oriented.

Universal Studios Hollywood Attractions.

Universal Studios Hollywood for Young Children.

Live Entertainment at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Dining at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Universal Studios Hollywood One-day Touring Plan.

Appendix, Indexes, Clip-out Touring Plans, and Reader Survey.

Readers’ Questions to the Author.

Accommodations Index.

Restaurant Index.

Subject Index.

Clip-out Touring Plans.

Unofficial Guide Reader Survey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470285664
Publisher:
Wiley
Subject:
United States - West - Pacific (General)
Author:
Sehlinger, Bob
Author:
Menasha Ridge Press
Author:
Hoekstra, David
Subject:
United States - Pacific - California
Subject:
Amusement & Theme Parks
Subject:
Disneyland (calif.)
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Subject:
Disneyland Resort
Subject:
hotels and hotels near Disneyland
Subject:
Disneyland with kids
Subject:
Disneyland Park
Subject:
Main Street
Subject:
USA
Subject:
Adventureland
Subject:
New Orleans Square
Subject:
Critter Country
Subject:
Frontierland
Subject:
Fantasyland
Subject:
Mickey
Subject:
#8217;s Toontown
Subject:
Tomorrowland
Subject:
live entertainment at Disneyland
Subject:
special events at Disneyland
Subject:
Disney
Subject:
#8217;s California adventure
Subject:
Hollywood pictures backlot
Subject:
Golden State
Subject:
a Bug
Subject:
#8217;s Land
Subject:
Paradise Pier
Subject:
Universal Studios Hollywood
Subject:
Universal Studios Hollywood attractions
Subject:
Universal Studios Hollywood for young children
Subject:
live entertainment at Universal Studios Hollywood
Subject:
dining at Universal Studios Hollywood
Subject:
dining ion Disneyland
Subject:
shopping in Disneyland
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Travel: United States / California
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Subject:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, hotels and hotels near Disneyland, Disneyland with kids, Disneyland Park, Main Street, U.S.A., Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Tomor
Copyright:
Series:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland
Series Volume:
211
Publication Date:
August 2008
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7.90x5.28x.82 in. .73 lbs.

Related Subjects

Travel » General
Travel » North America » United States » California » General
Travel » North America » United States » Western States

The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland (Unofficial Guide to Disneyland)
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"Synopsis" by , From the publishers of "The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World" comes this updated guide that ranks and rates every attraction in California's Disneyland theme park for each age group, and includes the best times of the year to visit along with reviews of area hotels. Original.
"Synopsis" by , From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide® to Walt Disney World ®

"A Tourist's Best Friend!"

—Chicago Sun-Times

"Indispensable"

—The New York Times

Five Great Features and Benefits

offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide ®:

  • Revolutionary, field-tested Touring Plans that can save four hours of standing in line in a single day

  • New dining chapter with detailed reviews of over 50 restaurants including all full-service restaurants at the Disney hotels, theme parks, and Downtown Disney

  • Almost 100 Disneyland Resort and Anaheim hotels rated and ranked, plus proven strategies for getting the best rate

  • Tips and stories from real families about their experiences at Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure

  • Each attraction described in detail and rated by age group based on a survey of over 8,000 families

"Synopsis" by , More than 4 million copies sold! This series is the only one that offers evaluations based on reader surveys and critiques, compiled by a team of unbiased inspectors.

• Hotels, attractions, and restaurants in all price categories

• Extensive information on shopping, nightlife, and sports

• Easy-to-use, two-color design

• Detailed, 2-color maps

From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide® to Walt Disney World®

"A Tourist's Best Friend!"

—Chicago Sun-Times

"Indispensable"

—The New York Times

Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide®:

  1. Every attraction ranked and rated for each age group, based on interviews and surveys of more than 7,500 families
  2. When and where to go: the best times of the year and the best days of the week for each park
  3. All the Disneyland-area hotels ranked and rated for value and quality of rooms
  4. Field tested itineraries for adults and families with children that can save more than three hours of waiting in line
  5. Complete coverage of Disney's California Adventure® theme park and Universal Studios Hollywood

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