Showing posts from January, 2013

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone - yes, it is 2013! I thought it would be a perfect time to just do a round-up of what has happened this past year in my life. So here goes: 1st January 2012 - I left work at Disneyland Paris - to this day the most fun job I've ever had. After that it was time to go back to uni and I met a huge amount of new people as usual. 7th April 2012 - Meet up with all my non-uni friends - since I didn't get to see them over Christmas as I was working at DLP, it was great to see them after almost a year! 20th April 2012 - Went back to Disneyland Paris for the 20th Anniversary celebrations. It was amazing! Summer 2012 - A great summer working as a tour guide. With the Olympics in town, I have never seen London so beautiful, never seen people so happy and never seen such national pride.  London really got together to put on amazing so, and most of all I met some amazing people at work who I know I

Florida 2013 Bucket List

There's a few things I'd like to do while out in Florida. Hopefully I'll tick them all off! I'll try! Get portrait drawn (about $35-40) in New Orleans Sq Go to 5 Guys burgers (off property) - In New York Do each ride at least once - all rides done but not necessarily all attractions. Photos with each of the fab 5 - Mickey , Minnie, Donald , Goofy , Pluto . Visit all Disney resort hotels - I did most, but not all! Try a dole whip - DONE See Festival of the Lion King. - DONE See fireworks at each park - Wishes , Illuminations, Fantasmic See each parade at each park (incl nighttime) See trolley show at MK - Saw a bit during traditions but not the full thing. See rope drop at MK  - DONE Meet Push: The Talking Trash Can - DONE Ride the monorail - DONE Ride the Ferry Boats- DONE Do Test Track in regular queue once - DONE Do Expedition Everest in regular queue once Ride Big Thunder Mountain during the fireworks - DONE Eat a turkey leg - I didn't re