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DLP at 25 – Les Mystères du Nautilus

Hello and welcome back to Disneyland Paris at 25. Here I’m going to dive 20,000 Leagues under the Sea and discover the underrated Discoveryland attraction that is Les Mystères du Nautilus. Opening in July 1994, it is located in the lagoon near Space Mountain. As well as showcasing the Jules Verne story and theme of…… Continue reading DLP at 25 – Les Mystères du Nautilus

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DLP at 25 – Buzz Lightyear Lazer Blast

Hello, everybody! Welcome back to Disneyland Paris at 25! Located in Discoveryland, Buzz Lightyear Laser Blast is situated next to Café Hyperion and opposite Orbitron. Opening in 2006, it replaced Le Visionarium and started what I call the “brandification” of Discoveryland. However whilst it stands out like a sore thumb against the European, Jules Verne…… Continue reading DLP at 25 – Buzz Lightyear Lazer Blast

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TTD – The Old Mill and Multiplane Camera. 

As I mentioned in Flowers and Trees, the Silly Symphonies collection of films were very important for Disney and the development of animation. Using Technicolor to enhance their success, they provided Disney with the opportunity to explore new worlds and characters away from Mickey Mouse.  Released in 1937, The Old Mill is another one of…… Continue reading TTD – The Old Mill and Multiplane Camera. 

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DLP at 25 – Walt’s American Restaurant

Hello everyone!  Welcome back to Disneyland Paris at 25! Today I’m here with Walt’s American Restaurant, located on Main Street USA – one of the only places in the park that honours and pays tribute to Walt Disney.  Also referencing other lands in the Disneyland Park, it is one of the only restaurants that captures…… Continue reading DLP at 25 – Walt’s American Restaurant