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Old 11-08-2012, 11:26 AM   #451
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Maybe invite them for the last part of the trip...

That way you have your time upfront and then they can join you!
That is an excellent plan, problem is right now I'm only thinking selfishly and don't want to share my time

I know it will all work out whatever happens.
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Old 11-08-2012, 12:27 PM   #452
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As we headed to Tomorrowland R stopped for a smoke break. I continued on and took some photos.









We did Monsterís Inc. Laugh Floor first with a 10 minute wait.



Everyone loved it. I only discovered it a few trips previously and now find it a wonderful way to start the day.

Then we headed over to Buzz Lightyearís Space Ranger Spin which was a walk-on. Almost to the end of the ride and it stopped for a good five minutes. I took the opportunity to take some behind the scenes pictures.

Mom took the down time to give our car a much needed cleaning.













After our interesting ride we headed to Space Mountain which was another walk-on.



This was one of Rís favorite rides as a kid and it did not disappoint so many years later.

We then headed to Stitchís Great Escape! which was a ten minute wait only because we had just missed going inside. It was unbearably hot waiting. I think I was wearing jeans and almost went back home to change several times that day. I never did though.



Usually I absolutely love this attraction but it was a little disappointing this time. Iím not sure if there were some technical difficulties, but it just didnít feel the same. I really wish they had left the fabulously scary Alien Encounter from years ago, I really loved that one. Anybody here remember it?

Before leaving we stopped for some much needed beverages. From the time we entered and left Tomorrowland it was only 1 hour and 15 minutes. We were making great time. As we left we encountered PUSH and watched him for a few minutes.



Next up, Adventureland!
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Old 11-08-2012, 01:47 PM   #453
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I think we were staying at AK and went to Flying Fish. It took over an hour and a half to get back to our room. If we decide to do a resort to resort dinner we drive or take a taxi.
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Old 11-08-2012, 02:03 PM   #454
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Nice updates! You snuck them in while I was replying to your transportation dilemma.
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Old 11-09-2012, 07:00 AM   #455
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Wonderful photos again. I really love the parks at Halloween time and I am a little sad that I am missing that this year. Still, I have all the Christmas decorations to look forward to.

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That is an excellent plan, problem is right now I'm only thinking selfishly and don't want to share my time

I know it will all work out whatever happens.
lol,, this made me laugh, I KNOW exactly how you feel.

David invited his two aunts and one uncle to cruise with us in Feb. You know what this means.... We will all be having dinner every night together and making sure they are where they need to be and the time they need to be there.
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I think we were staying at AK and went to Flying Fish. It took over an hour and a half to get back to our room. If we decide to do a resort to resort dinner we drive or take a taxi.
We agree, and figured that out the hard way also.
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Old 11-09-2012, 02:43 PM   #458
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Pam - your pictures of an empty MK make me want to be there so bad right now. Don't you just love the Halloween decorations. I can't decide if I like Christmas or Halloween more. I guess Christmas by a nose because its involves all the parks.

Wow - walk on Space mountain during the middle of the day. That is awesome. Gotta love that.
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I think we were staying at AK and went to Flying Fish. It took over an hour and a half to get back to our room. If we decide to do a resort to resort dinner we drive or take a taxi.
That's too much. Knowing me, I'd have forgotten how nice my meal was by the time I got back to the resort. I usually love the bus system but I won't be doing that again.

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Nice updates! You snuck them in while I was replying to your transportation dilemma.
Thanks The next one is with the big drama...
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Wonderful photos again. I really love the parks at Halloween time and I am a little sad that I am missing that this year. Still, I have all the Christmas decorations to look forward to.

Corinna
Thank you This was the first time I'd seen the Halloween decorations and just loved them. My Disneyland trip next year will be right in the middle of the season so I'll be able to partake in all the festivities. Looking forward to that. Oh, the Christmas decorations are so beautiful.
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lol,, this made me laugh, I KNOW exactly how you feel.

David invited his two aunts and one uncle to cruise with us in Feb. You know what this means.... We will all be having dinner every night together and making sure they are where they need to be and the time they need to be there.
Uh oh, have you traveled with them before? I hope you still have a wonderful trip and are able to make wonderful memories with them.
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Uh oh, have you traveled with them before? I hope you still have a wonderful trip and are able to make wonderful memories with them.
I have never traveled with them before!!! I am not holding out much hope!
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Pam - your pictures of an empty MK make me want to be there so bad right now. Don't you just love the Halloween decorations. I can't decide if I like Christmas or Halloween more. I guess Christmas by a nose because its involves all the parks.
Everything was so cute, I just couldn't get over it. I agree, I wish they decorated all the parks like Christmas. It just made me realized how many events I still have to experience.

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Wow - walk on Space mountain during the middle of the day. That is awesome. Gotta love that.
The lack of crowds was so fantastic. Even though it was scorching most of the time the lack of waits made it worth it. I will definitely be going back in September.
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I have never traveled with them before!!! I am not holding out much hope!
Oh my, my fingers are crossed that they are not clingers and can entertain themselves!
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Oh my, my fingers are crossed that they are not clingers and can entertain themselves!
I feel like they want us to show them the way... Since we have been there before
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