Disney World · Model Train

HO Scale Miniature Haunted Mansion

When my daughter first expressed an interest in making a train table the first thing I thought of was building a Haunted Mansion.  It has been on the top of my list since the beginning.  I knew I needed to wait as the building would take some definite skill and precision.  The only other building… Continue reading HO Scale Miniature Haunted Mansion

Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides – Final Results

This is part 7 in our ongoing series. Previous parts include: Intro – Ride Length – Wait Times – Length vs Wait – Thrillingness – Disneyness Well, what started out as a simple question I asked myself has finally been answered.  The results of what ride in the Magic Kingdom is the best when factoring in… Continue reading Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides – Final Results

Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides – Classic Disneyness

This is part 6 in our ongoing series. Previous parts include: 1.Intro – 2. Ride Length – 3. Wait Times –  4. Length vs Wait  – 5. Thrillingness There is final key ingredient to what makes a ride enjoyable.  I will call it that "Classic Disney" feeling.  These are rides that may not be thrilling… Continue reading Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides – Classic Disneyness

Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides – Thrillingness

This is part 5 in our ongoing series. Previous parts include: Part 1.Intro – Part 2. Ride Length – Part 3. Ride Wait Times – Part 4. Length vs Wait  To get beyond my own personal preferences I surveyed a 100 Disney fans from the ages of 10 to 60.  Each had gone to the… Continue reading Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides – Thrillingness