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Thursday, July 6, 2006
FastPass
By Dr. Steven Taylor @ 12:56 pm

Another DisneyWorld comment: whoever invented Fastpass is a genius. Also: many thanks to the folks who partied too much on the 4th, and therefore weren’t in the Magic Kingdom on the 5th.

We (meaning two families totally 9 folks) barely waited for rides at all during the trip. Indeed, upon arriving when the park opened we walked onto the Pirates of the Caribbean, the Jungle Cruise, Aladdin’s’ Magic Carpets, Thunder Mountain (thrice in two shifts-no everyone rode) and the Haunted Mansion sans wait (and without Fastpasses).

Indeed, after that via Fastpasses we only really waited for Autopia (or whatever it is called out here), Dumbo and the Rockets.

What I don’t get is all the people who did wait in 45+ minute lines instead of using Fastpass.

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  1. How much extra does the fast pass thing cost?

    Comment by Jeff Vreeland — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 1:11 pm

  2. It’s free.

    Here’s an explanation: http://www.wdwinfo.com/wdwinfo/fastpass.htm

    Comment by Dr. Steven Taylor — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 1:16 pm

  3. So why would you not use it? That seems quite odd to me.

    Comment by Jeff Vreeland — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 1:41 pm

  4. Me, too.

    A lot of them may have had Fastpasses to other attractions whilst waiting on line for others…

    Comment by Dr. Steven Taylor — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 1:57 pm

  5. […] the fight against blog Spammers!! Alabama Improper has started her own Blogging Network. Steven Taylor talks about the beauty of FastPass at Disneyworld.

    This entry was […]

    Pingback by Politics In Alabama » Blog Archive » Alabama Bloggers Roundup — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 2:01 pm

  6. Not everyone knows about fastpasses and how they work…THAT is why people don’t use them.

    Comment by vanessa — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 4:28 pm

  7. Granted-but that doesn’t make sense to me, as it would seem that people would see the kiosks and see people using them and find out.

    That’s the part that is interesting to me.

    Comment by Dr. Steven Taylor — Thursday, July 6, 2006 @ 4:46 pm

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