Dedicated to Disneyland Paris Podcast

Four whole days in Disneyland Paris to experience the 2017 Christmas season, and we podcasted the whole visit, well most of it anyway, Hear about all the new Christmas entertainments, lots of character meets, Big Thunder Mountain in the freezing cold and the new Star Tours scenes, in English. Steve's co-host is 9 year old Lucas, with the occasional appearance from Denise, age withheld.

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_110_-_Christmas_Trip_Report_LIVE_In_Disneyland_Paris.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 8:54pm UTC

Star Tours in Disneyland Paris hasn't been open much more than 6 months since it reopened after a major upgrade, but it's got new bits already! There's lots of non spoiler Christmas news that have me very excited and the 10th June is one for your diary. Then it's on to all the great questions you lot asked, from Dream trips to Moana rides, Lightsabers in it's a small world to blue Christmas Trees and much more!

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_109_-_Christmas_Star_Tours_Marvel__Dream_Trips.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 7:53pm UTC

While there is no doubt that this is a MARVELous episode, thanks to all the Super Hero news and rumours surrounding Disneyland Paris, there is also news from Disney FanDaze, an Annual Pass change, a new Princess and Pirates festival and the latest attmpt to combat smoking in the Parks.

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_108_-_Does_Marvel_Belong_in_Disneyland_Paris.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:05pm UTC

This episode I am joined by Jane and we have a brand new Star Wars Season of the Force 2018 press release to discuss, plus Disneyland Paris cake news, Christmas spoilers we're avoiding and a big merchandise sale! Then it's the big topic of the week and all your great ideas on how to improve Disney Village and what is needed.


It's been a huge week for Disneyland Paris, with the brand new Halloween season, the much anticipated Disney FanDaze announcement event, and some very interesting Marvel rumours. Steve is joined by Geoff from DLP Town Square, as both of them have just recently returned from Disneyland Paris where they experienced both Halloween and Disney FanDaze, and a table fire!

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_106_-_Halloween__FanDaze_Trip_Report__Big_Marvel_Rumours.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 3:29pm UTC

What a week for actual OFFICIAL Disneyland Paris news, including a press release for what looks like the biggest Christmas seasons in Disneyland Paris history! We have final news on Halloween plus the mysterious Disney FanDaze - just what is it? There's a whole load of food and booze news too, with Oktoberfest and more Food and Wine chat.


With rumours about Halloween and Christmas in Disneyland Paris sending shockwaves through the fan comunity, we discuss, along with the massive sellection of feedback from all of you, what that means. The sides are drawn and people seem very passionate, one way or the other. There's Extra Magic Hours revelations, Food & Wine and new Cafe! This is a highly charged episode, to say the least!

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_104_-_Halloween_Christmas_EMH_Food__Drink.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:51am UTC

After an amazing and quite revolutionary, for him, trip too Disneyland Paris, Steve talks to Mark about this epic trip to Disneyland Paris, the newly reopened Pirates of the Caribbean, a Big Thunder Mountain discovery and all of the 25th Anniversary celebrations. There are parts of this podcast that may shock you, but in a good way.


There are two topics that stirred up the Disneyland Paris community this past week - Extra Magic Hours and Surprise Character Tuesdays! They get discussed along with the returning Season of the Force, Forest of Enchantment, RFID turnstiles, merchandise sales, Pirates of the Caribbean and Disneyland Paris spoilers - do you love them or hate them?


It almost looked they wouldn't do it, but then at the last minute, The Walt Disney Company saw their ownership in Disneyland Paris go above the magical 95%, and so they are now one small step away from being the sole owners of Europe's number 1 tourist destination. But just what does this mean, and what do we want and expect. More importantly - what do you think? well we found out thanks to all your marvelous feedback, plus news of the Blue Lagoon name change, runDisney medals, new character meets and more PhotoPass opportunities.


This special 100th episode is all about you, as McFly once sung, as it's all of your amazing feedback that has filled this show with so many great questions, debate topics and magical memories. Thanks you to each and every one of you for listening to us chat Disneyland Paris and supporting Dedicated to DLP along the way. We couldn't do it without you.

Direct download: Episode_100_-_The_Big_Celebration.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 6:12pm UTC

It's a show of two halves this episode, as the first part sees Steve and Mark discuss all the latest news from Disneyland Paris - the brand new parade music CD, Forest of Enchantment is arriving, the big Pirates of the Caribbean event, Hyperspace Mountain and much more. Part 2 is where all of you gave us spectacular amounts of fun and sometimes bizarre answers to our challenge: come up with an idea for some merchandise that you would like Disneyland Paris to sell.

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_99_-_Massive_Merchandise_Special.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 7:37pm UTC

The Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary arrives, the news and rumours disappear and then BOOM! We have a date for Pirates of the Caribbean reopening, tons of Star Wars happening in both parks, a huge closure for Phantom Manor, Fastpass rumours and much more! We also at last to get read your feedback about the 25th Anniversary, and whether you liked it loved it or were indifferent.

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_98_-_25th_Anniversary_Star_Wars_Pirates_Phantom_Manor.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 3:00pm UTC

So with Mark having come back from the Grand Celebration, and Steve present at the Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary launch 4 weeks ago, plus a whole bunch of you having been over to experience it all, it's finally time for The Big 25th Anniversary Review. Disney Stars on Parade, Illuminations, stage shows, decorations, characters, Star Tours: L'Aventure Continue, merchandise, the big 12th April spectacular and more - this is a must listen show!

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_97_-_The_Big_25th_Anniversary_Review.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 6:45pm UTC

The future of Disneyland Paris and the possible takeover by The Walt Disney Company was the main focus of the latest AGM which took place just 11 days ago, and Martin was there! He joins Steve and Mark as they talk about what went down, what it means and whether the correct pastries were served

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_96_-_The_Most_Important_AGM_Ever.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 8:03pm UTC

Mark is off again, so Steve is joined by Geoff from DLP Town Square as they chat about the very contentious Disneyland Paris Annual Pass changes. There's official news about CineMagique, 25th Anniversary decoration discussion, Star Wars nights, Belle's arrival and of course a ton of feedback from all of our lovely listeners - that's you!


Mark is back from his travels to join Steve in a monster podcast, which kicks off with a very fresh CineMagique rumour and moves on to the possible buyout of Disneyland Paris by The Walt Disney Company, the massive amount of Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary merchandise and Mark's thoughts on Star Wars Season of the Force. Don't worry, we still make time too read out all your thoughts on the upcoming 25th Anniversary celebrations and whether Disneyland Paris are doing enough.


Episode 93: Huge News Update & Listener Challenge

So how did a 2 hour podcast take over 4 hours to record? Well tune in to find out as Steve is joined once again by Ellie Steadman as they discuss all the Disney Stars on Parade news, including the leaked audio, and have a discussion about love locks - Disney padlocks, of course! Throw in photo booths, cakes, refurbishment updates, park hour extensions and a whole bunch of answers from all you listeners in response to this episode's challenge and it's a can't miss episode of Disneyland Paris news and chat.

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_93_-_Huge_News_Update__Listener_Challenge.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 11:33am UTC

To say it this episode is stacked full of Disneyland Paris news would be a massive understatement. With Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary images and branding, Disney Stars on Parade float images and press release, 25th Anniversary Mickey and Minnie and a bunch of character changes, it could have been a 2 parter! Steve is joined by the returning Ellie Steadman to chat about all of this AND Ellie's recent trip to Disneyland Paris where she experienced Star Wars Season of the Force and much more.

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_92_-_25th_Anniversary__Winter_Trip_Report.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 4:34pm UTC

Today is the launch of Star Wars Season of the Force in Disneyland Paris and we break down exactly what is involved and our thoughts on what we've seen so far. Not just us though, as lots of you sent on your opinions on Disneyland Paris' newest season too. There's stacks of character news, more attraction refurbishment news and the worst poster in Disneyland Paris attraction history? 

Direct download: D2DLP-Episode_91_-_Season_of_the_Force__Characters.mp3
Category:Travel -- posted at: 1:50pm UTC

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