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The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2006 (Unofficial Guide to Disneyland)

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Publisher Comments:

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

Sample Rating

Soarin'

Appeal by age Preschool — Grade school Teens Young adults Over 30 Seniors

What it is Flight simulation ride. Scope and scale Super headliner. When to go First 30 minutes the park is open or use FASTPASS. Special comments Entrance on the lower level of The Land pavilion. May induce motion sickness; 40" minimum-height requirement; switching off available (see pages 266–268). Author's rating Exciting and mellow at the same time; ......5. Not to be missed. Duration of ride 4 minutes. Loading speed Moderate.

Synopsis:

Offering rankings and ratings based on surveys of 6,100 families, this is the bible of Disneyland, a theme park that underwent a $1.4 billion expansion in 2001 and drew nearly 13 million visitors in 2003.

About the Author

Bob Sehlinger is the publisher of Menasha Ridge Press and the author of numerous Unofficial Guides, including the 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.

Making the Most of Your Time.

PART TWO: Basic Essentials.

The Bare Necessities.

PART THREE: Disneyland with Kids.

The Agony and the Ecstasy.

Small-Child Fright-Potential Chart.

Waiting-Line Strategies for Adults with Small Children.

Lost Children.

The Disney Characters.

PART FOUR: 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.

Traffic Patterns inside Disneyland Park.

Disneyland Park Touring Plans.

PART FIVE: 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.

Disney’s California Adventure One-Day Touring Plan.

PART SIX: Universal Studios Hollywood.

Gathering Information.

Timing Your Visit.

Arriving and Getting Oriented.

Universal Studios Hollywood Attractions.

Universal Studios Hollywood One-Day Touring Plan.

PART SEVEN: Dining and Shopping in and around Disneyland.

Dining.

Shopping.

Appendix.

Readers’ Questions to the Author.

Hotel Index.

Subject Index.

Clip-Out Pocket Outlines of Touring Plans.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764583421
Publisher:
Wiley
Subject:
United States - West - Pacific (General)
Author:
Sehlinger, Bob
Author:
Menasha Ridge Press
Subject:
California
Subject:
Guidebooks
Subject:
United States - Pacific - California
Subject:
Reference - Guides (General)
Subject:
Special Interest - Family
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Subject:
Travel: United States / California
Copyright:
Series:
Unofficial Guide to Disneyland
Series Volume:
113
Publication Date:
20050923
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
277
Dimensions:
8.20x6.32x.64 in. .57 lbs.

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Travel » North America » United States » Western States

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"Synopsis" by , Offering rankings and ratings based on surveys of 6,100 families, this is the bible of Disneyland, a theme park that underwent a $1.4 billion expansion in 2001 and drew nearly 13 million visitors in 2003.
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