Exploring the Magic at Disneyland Paris

By Terri

My husband and I recently celebrated our 25th anniversary with a 16-day trip to Europe. Our original itinerary included visiting England, Belgium and The Netherlands, but this plan quickly changed when we realized how easy we could include a stop in Paris. The European train system makes it fast and easy to get around. Disneyland Paris was on the top of my list of things I wanted to do.

Disneyland Paris is located about 35 minutes from Paris, France. It has two parks (Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park) and an area with shopping and restaurants (Disney Village). All areas are within walking distance of each other, similar to Disneyland in California.

Walt Disney Studios Park is comparable to Hollywood Studios, with Rock n Roller Coaster and Tower of Terror. Other attractions include Ratatouille: The Adventure, Crush’s Coaster and Toy Story Playland. Touring this park can be easily done in a few hours. It is separated into four areas: Production Courtyard, Backlot, Toon Studio and Front Lot. Near the exit of Ratatouille is an excellent gift shop where you can purchase Parisian inspired items.

Once you have enjoyed Walt Disney Studios Park, just follow the signs to Disneyland Park. It is set …read more

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