Category: DisneySide

The Slow Death of Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Even in the darkest days of the post-9/11 tourism slump, when Disney shuttered several hotels and slashed staffing to the bone, the parks’ major attractions kept operating in order to preserve perceived value. Today, with one-day adult passes priced at $103 after tax, the park formerly known as Disney-MGM Studios has had its attraction lineup decimated, leaving it with barely… Read more →

Disney Theme Parks to completely ban selfie-sticks

Disney wrote their cast members, informing them about the new policy: “We strive to provide a great experience for the entire family, and unfortunately selfie sticks have become a growing safety concern for both our guests and cast. The use of selfie-sticks also compromises our ability to deliver on The Four Keys Basics: Safety, Courtesy, Show and Efficiency.” Finally. This… Read more →