A 'Happy Birthday' photo gallery of Tokyo DisneySea
Written by Robert Niles
Happy Birthday to Tokyo DisneySea, which is celebrating its 11th anniversary. The winner of this year's Theme Park Insider Award for the world's Best Theme Park officially opened on September 4, 2001, and I though we'd celebrate with some of my favorite photos of the park from our visit last December.Tweet
Fortess Explorations, in front of Mysterious Island
Chamber of Planets in the Fortress Explorations
Captain Nemo's drilling machine, outside Journey to the Center of the Earth.
Blasting out of the mountain on Journey to the Center of the Earth - this is only place on the track where you can see the vehicles in this Radiator Springs Racers/Test Track-style ride from the outside.
I love Harrison Hightower
And here's his hotel, the Tower of Terror
The S.S. Columbia, playing the role that would have been played by the Queen Mary had this park been built in Long Beach, Calif., as originally considered.
The Baked Lobster Tail and Sauteed Scallops with Butter Sauce at the S.S. Columbia Dining Room
The famous (and yummy!) Gyoza Sausage
On the street in the Arabia Coast section of the park
Inside Triton's Kingdom at Mermaid Lagoon, with Jumpin' Jellyfish in the background
Inside Magellan's, the table service restaurant in Fortress Explorations
Finishing the day with a taste of hazelnut cake and a bite of grape ice cream at Magellan's.
Here are more photos from Tokyo DisneySea.
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