With attendance at an all-time high and families rediscovering the theme-park scene in Southern California, Hidden Disneyland and Beyond shows travelers how to maximize their fun while saving time and money. In addition to the Magic Kingdom, this book explores Sea World, Universal Studios, Legoland, Knott's Berry Farm, Six Flags, the San Diego Zoo, and Wild Animal Park. For each of these destinations, the guide provides a wealth of little-known information and helpful hints that have been scrupulously researched by the author. Opinionated ride reviews, suggested itineraries, and secret strategies for having the most fun for the money combine to make Hidden Disneyland and Beyond a valuable resource for those wanting recommendations that go beyond the theme parks' PR hype.
The book also explores the greater Los Angeles and San Diego areas, offering families opportunities to relax outside the sometimes frantic pace of the theme-park venues. Hidden Disneyland and Beyond points the way to Southern California's world-famous beaches, parks, museums, and historical sites, and offers hot tips for family dining, lodging, and shopping.