Nancy Barber (nlbarber) wrote,
Nancy Barber

My tweets

  • Mon, 16:56: McDonalds breakfast, much less of a crowd scene than Friday. In the entry line around 8:50 for 9 am DL open.
  • Mon, 16:57: Now to see if Disney IT solved the problems with Krissi's pass....
  • Mon, 17:03: Problem not solved. K stuck waiting for Guest Relations to deal w problem...again. Hope fix isn't another day ticket w discounts screwed up
  • Mon, 17:06: Some clouds this morning instead of the clear weekend, supposed to clear by noon-ish but keep highs down to 68.
  • Mon, 17:18: In line for Peter Pan, 30 min posted wait, we hope for shorter. It doesn't get better as the line last night at 11:45pm showed.
  • Mon, 17:50: Wait estimate optimistic, can observe Fantasyland details. Toy knight on was made into a completer pin.
  • Mon, 17:51: Evil queen parts curtains of Snow White 2nd floor window and peers out.
  • Mon, 19:41: Peter Pan wait ended up at 45 min. and then not all the extra effects were working. K took a pic of operators stand for CM Shannon at WDW.
  • Mon, 19:43: Did single rider walk on at Matterhorn Bobsleds. That's going to be a one and done attraction--very uncomfortable vehicle, blah coaster.
  • Mon, 19:45: Walked to Haunted Mansion for FP stopped to see our friend in Frontierland who found the pin for K.
  • Mon, 19:51: Back to Main St., found PhotoPass shop can't help w my online acct problem, got iced latte at Starbucks in consolation.
  • Mon, 19:52: Huge Christmas tree appeared overnight, along with Main St wreaths and bows.
  • Mon, 20:26: Train to New Orleans Square, then used our Haunted Mansion FP. Across to Tomorrowland to monorail headed to Downtown Disney pin kiosk.
  • Mon, 21:48: Walked through part of DD to Grand Californian and into DCA, chatted with more pin-bearing cast members including one we'd seen another day.
  • Mon, 21:52: The Grizzly Peak gift shop had a few alphabet mystery boxes, and we both got 2. Then on to Carthay Circle for our World of Color lunch.
  • Mon, 21:56: Salad w pear, dates,walnuts, pomegranate, citrus vinaigrette.
  • Mon, 22:30: The Carthay Circle cheeseburger--I quit after half. Very good but large.
  • Tue, 00:59: We split up after lunch. K energized for trading by better lanyards in DCA. I had purchases to take to hotel. I'm now headed back.
  • Tue, 01:00: Will wander in DCA as sun sets, then have World of Color at 8:15 after park closes at 8. No, doesn't make sense to me either.
  • Tue, 01:24: Pretty sure I was too late for the Carsland "lighting up" of the neon, so watched the Pixar parade close up.
  • Tue, 02:19: I ran into Krissi in Carsland--she'd met Olaf, Anna, & Elsa and is also wandering. She is debating riding Calif. Screaming, the big coaster
  • Tue, 02:19: We went in separate directions, may meet up for World of Color.
  • Tue, 03:10: I headed around Paradise Pier enjoying the atmosphere, stopped in large seating area to listen to dance band.
  • Tue, 03:12: Goofy's Sky School was nearby, thought it was semi-equivalent to Barnstormer in WDW. Hah! Much higher, longer, and exposed.
  • Tue, 03:15: So a one-and-done for Sky School. Glad it was pretty dark, or I might have embarrassed all concerned by clinging to 10 yr old next to me.
  • Tue, 03:17: Wandered on thru Grizzly Peak looking at pin boards. Now resting my feet at Fiddler, Fifer, and Practical Cafe (Sbux) w a cup of hot tea.
  • Tue, 04:50: Met up w K for World of Color. Walking out we get a good view of DL fireworks across the plaza.
  • Tue, 05:34: World of Color water screen and the big water jets. Screens are quite clear at times, jets impressively high.
  • Tue, 05:36: DL fireworks fr entry plaza--that's the train station clock in lower left. Cell phone fireworks pics are not good.
  • Tue, 05:38: Have to stand for WoC--feet are still complaining 30 min after reaching room, removing shoes, and taking ibuprofen. Accumulated abuse...
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