Carthay Circle Theater marks one entry to the Avenue M Arcade. Photo by J. Jeff Kober.

Shanghai Disney Retail Magic: Part II

In our previous post, we had a chance to take a look at the retail magic found in Shanghai Disneyland. We had a chance to move up the right side of Mickey Avenue, head over to Treasure Cove, and then continue counter-clockwise around to Fantasyland. Today we’re going to continue that direction, finishing out Fantasyland, move … Read more

Disney Springs

Disney Springs From a Grove

In anticipation of the new Disney Springs opening, in May I wrote in a previous post about how Disney Springs had evolved originally from the Lake Buena Vista Shopping Center to adding Downtown Disney and Disney’s West Side. We talked about the retail and competitive entertainment influences surrounding those neighborhoods of what ultimately combined to become Downtown … Read more