Tag Archives: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars stuff at DHS

If, like me, you’re anxiously awaiting the impending Star Wars Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios (or whatever the park will be renamed), you need some sort of Star Wars in-park fix to tide you over. That’s where Star Wars Launch … Continue reading

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Watto’s Grotto

During our (one and only) day at Hollywood Studios, we were browsing some new Star Wars merch in Tatooine Traders after riding Star Tours. As I admired the Dooney & Bourke Star Wars handbags (nope, I didn’t get one, but … Continue reading

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Rides for Five: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

My “rides-for-five refurb” continues! Here are the rides at DHS that work well for a family of five: The Great Movie Ride: We love this ride! The wide bench seating easily and comfortably accommodates all five of us in one row. Star Tours: … Continue reading

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The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights

This light display is absolutely breathtaking! From the WDW website: “This stunning spectacle started modestly in Arkansas as a single home’s annual display. Every year, Jennings Osborne and his family set up an elaborate collection of holiday lights. Over time, … Continue reading

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Having fun with ride photos!

One of the awesomest things about Memory Maker is that it comes with all of your ride photos. Rather than paying $15 – $20 a pop, you get all of them as part of the photo package. This allows you … Continue reading

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Olaf’s return to Norway!

As part of the Frozen Summer Fun at Hollywood Studios this year, you could pick up a cute (and free) Olaf cut-out. We didn’t participate in the Frozen Summer Fun activities (since we were too busy going on Tower of Terror, … Continue reading

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Our Tower of Terror video!

If you purchase the Memory Maker photo package, it now comes with a little something extra: We learned of this new feature just days before our trip, and had a blast going on Tower of Terror over and over to … Continue reading

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Villains Unleashed: really average

There’s a phrase in my family to indicate that something was not very good. Since we’re positive people, we put a positive spin on it and say that it was “really average.” Hence my assessment of the Villains Unleashed event … Continue reading

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Disney food for the whole family

You may have noticed that I do a lot of food-related posts. No, I’m not trying to be The Disney Food Blog Jr. (Though I do highly recommend that site for all kinds of information about Disney World food.) It’s … Continue reading

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Disney Must-Do: Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster

I’ve been going to Disney World since I was a little girl. During my many visits, I’d ridden all of the roller coasters. Except one. The Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster at Hollywood Studios was my nemesis. This coaster and I … Continue reading

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