Stories from a Theme Park Insider

Stories from a Theme Park Insider

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by Robert Niles
     
 

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What time is the 3:00 parade? Why does your child need to be 40 inches tall to ride a roller coaster? What happens when the president of France gets lost inside Pirates of the Caribbean?

A former employee, or "cast member", at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom answers these questions, and more, in sharing humorous stories about life working inside the world's

Overview

What time is the 3:00 parade? Why does your child need to be 40 inches tall to ride a roller coaster? What happens when the president of France gets lost inside Pirates of the Caribbean?

A former employee, or "cast member", at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom answers these questions, and more, in sharing humorous stories about life working inside the world's most popular theme park.

"Stories from a Theme Park Insider" will take you inside the park's famous tunnels and backstage to see how a theme park really works, with all the funny stories and embarrassments that can happen when your job is someone else's vacation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012864321
Publisher:
Niles Online
Publication date:
07/14/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
411,823
File size:
372 KB

Meet the Author

Robert Niles is the editor of ThemeParkInsider.com, honored as the best theme park site on the Internet by Forbes and Travel + Leisure magazines. Robert is a former Walt Disney World cast member who went on to a career in journalism, working for the Los Angeles Times and Rocky Mountain News before starting his own website.

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Stories from a Theme Park Insider 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 14 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I absolutly love this book!!!!!! I just wish it was longer :) Id totaly recomend it to anyone who wants to be a cast memer at wdw I also <3 EPCOT ;D
Paalleslie More than 1 year ago
This is a wonderful book. It gives a lot on insight on disney. I loved it!
Daniel Babbitt More than 1 year ago
We all seen the magic at Walt Disney World now you will get to see how the magic is made! This is a great and funny read through guest interactions and other cast member situaions. It will make you think twice about asking: "What time is the 3 o'clock parade?"!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
RCapekBrown More than 1 year ago
The stories in this book were great! Many of them were really funny! I enjoyed reading about the "behind the scenes" at Disney World!!
Ann01 More than 1 year ago
Not only is this book a lot of fun to read, it also is very informative and explains a lot of reasons why the park has some of the rules it does. My sister is a cast member, but there is so much going on at Disney, every story was new and unique.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One minute I was laughing, the next I was crying (I'm really sentimental). This book was really great and got me wanting to go to Disney World right now! I definitely recommend it for anyone with a love of all things Disney.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Some funny stories and some stories about how employees go above and beyond for guests, interesting to see how things work behind the scenes.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is about one guy's hiarious time working as a cast member at Walt Disney World. I recomend this book to people who would like to know more about WDW ,like WDW and/or need a good laugh. This book is outstanding!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I would sugest you read it. NOW!!!!!!!!!
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awdwfan More than 1 year ago
This is an excellent read for the Walt Disney World fan! Or even for the individuals who are haven't been and are planning a trip or vacation to The Vacation Kingdom of the world. A unique look at The Resort through the eyes and views of a Cast Member.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago