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16 July, 2015

Throwback Thursday: Disneyland Paris

Heey guys, this is the first time, and hopefully not the last time, that I will be doing a Throwback Thursday!! I have to admit that while most people crave, food, exercise and other things... I am craving another Disneyland weekend.


Day 1

We spent the whole day travelling from my college in England, to Disneyland, which meant 14 hours stuck on the coach. What made it worse was that my friend had saved us the back row, as my friendship group is a three, which makes it very awkward for travelling. So they sat on the two seats to the left, I sat in the middle and these two guys sat to the right of me, which wouldn't have been a problem, unless my two friends fell asleep on my, pushing me onto them, while I had to listen to their ridiculously boring conversation about cars and how the French countryside doesn't look any different from the English countryside. 

My friends were asleep for the whole 14 hours.

On the plus side, when we got to the hotel, we all ate donuts, which I had brought from my work.


Day 2

We had a full day of exploring Disneyland today!! I think this is my favorite photo from the trip.


First of all we went into the Sleeping Beauty Castle, which was so cute, and I love the stained glass windows, especially this one of Princess Aurora/Sleeping Beauty.


We spent the whole day going around the main Disneyland park, we went on all the roller coasters - apart from Space Mountain as it was closed for repairs, and also the Indiana Jones ride, as we didn't have time.


Being in the tree house in Adventureland, makes me want one even more... Yes... I'm 17... It's been a lifelong goal!!


I would love to tell you that this was the view from my accommodation for the weekend, but alas, it was not. This is the view from the window of the the presidential suite in the 5* hotel. I love how you can so clearly see the Cinderella Castle and the whole of Main Street. Quite a lot of famous people have stayed in this room including Micheal Jackson, which is quite cool. 


How cute is this wardrobe from the presidential suite?! The camera quality is quite bad, but the whole rooms was themed with the princesses, and the ceiling was amazing.


I don't know if you can see, but there are fairy godmothers on the ceiling (that's the pink blob), and it's in a dome shape, much like the large gift shop in the Disney Village. There's also clouds painted onto it, but my  Imagine going to sleep under this.


Day 3

We did a bit more on the third day, as we had two lectures in the morning, one was about marketing and the other one I can't remember!! We then decided to spend the day in the Hollywood Studios. This is when I went on my first upside down roller coaster ever!! The first one I went on had to have been the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster, which is pitch black inside, which I am kind of thankful for, as I couldn't see the track when I was going around.

We also went on the Tower of Terror.. Does what it says on the tin, and also the RC Racer, along with the other less scary rides, such as Aladdin and Slinky.

We then went to the main Disney park and had lunch, as well as going on the Indiana Jones ride, which also had a visible loop, which scared me more than the one in the dark surprisingly.


I love love love the Moroccan influenced section of Disneyland, which is just on the entrance to Adventureland.


We went shopping at the end of this day, which is when I brought this bowl, which features in my favorites post from way back in May. I also brought a glass, which had a similar design on it, but in teal, and also 3 shot glasses in red, with Minnie Mouse on them. These all came to under €20, which I thought was really reasonable, considering they could have charged a lot more.


Day 4

On the last day we headed home at 11am, which meant that we got back at 9pm in the UK.


I hoped you enjoy this post, it's something a little bit different to what I normally do, but I really enjoyed recapping on all my memories from the trip.

See you soon...


Geraldine

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4 comments:

  1. Lovely photos! I always wanted to go to Disneyland sometime! :)
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    1. Thank you!! You should when you get the chance, it's amazing there:) Xx

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  2. I'm a super big fan of Disney!......... I love visiting theme parks specially Disneyland
    I hope someday I could visit it.

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  3. Me too, this was my second time there, the first time, I was so scared of roller coasters I didn't go on any, and I regretted it so much, I now love roller coasters and visiting theme parks:) If you ever get the chance to go you definitely should!! x

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