Shanghai Disney Resort

Friday, 5 July 2019 - 11:00 am (CET/MEZ) Berlin | Author/Destination:
Category/Kategorie: General
Reading Time:  2 minutes

Main entrance © Baycrest/cc-by-sa-2.5

Main entrance © Baycrest/cc-by-sa-2.5

Shanghai Disneyland Park is a theme park located in Pudong, Shanghai, China, that is part of the Shanghai Disney Resort. The park is operated by Disney Parks, Experiences and Products and Shanghai Shendi Group, through a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company and Shendi. Construction began on April 8, 2011. The park opened on June 16, 2016. The park operated in its first half-year with a visitor attendance of 5.6 million guests.

The park covers an area of 3.9 square kilometres (1.5 sq mi), costing 24.5 billion RMB, and including an area of 1.16 square kilometres (0.45 sq mi). In addition, the Shanghai Disneyland Resort has a total of 7 square kilometres (2.7 sq mi), except for the first phase of the project which is 3.9 square kilometres (1.5 sq mi), there are two more areas for expansion in the future.

China Eastern Airlines based in Shanghai © N509FZ/cc-by-sa-4.0 © MasaneMiyaPA/cc-by-sa-4.0 Shanghai Disneyland Hotel © Fayhoo/cc-by-sa-3.0 Main entrance © Baycrest/cc-by-sa-2.5 Tomorrowland © Iiii I I I/cc-by-sa-4.0 Treasure Cove © Iiii I I I/cc-by-sa-4.0
<
>
China Eastern Airlines based in Shanghai © N509FZ/cc-by-sa-4.0
Walt Disney Company and Shanghai ShenDi Group jointly invest in the Shanghai Disneyland Resort project. As part of the agreement, two owners are set up, of which Shendi holding 57% and Disney holding the remaining 43%.

The park has seven themed areas: Mickey Avenue, Gardens of Imagination, Fantasyland, Treasure Cove, Adventure Isle, Tomorrowland, and Toy Story Land. On January 22, 2019, Disney Parks announced an eighth themed land based on Disney’s Zootopia would be coming to the park. Construction is set to begin sometime in 2019.

Read more on Shanghai Disney Resort, Wikivoyage Shanghai Nanhui, Wikipedia Shanghai Disney Resort and Wikipedia Shanghai Disneyland Park (Smart Traveler App by U.S. Department of State - Weather report by weather.com - Global Passport Power Rank - Travel Risk Map - Democracy Index - GDP according to IMF, UN, and World Bank - Global Competitiveness Report - Corruption Perceptions Index - Press Freedom Index - World Justice Project - Rule of Law Index - UN Human Development Index - Global Peace Index - Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index). Photos by Wikimedia Commons. If you have a suggestion, critique, review or comment to this blog entry, we are looking forward to receive your e-mail at comment@wingsch.net. Please name the headline of the blog post to which your e-mail refers to in the subject line.








Recommended posts:

Share this post: (Please note data protection regulations before using buttons)

Theme Week India - New Delhi

Theme Week India - New Delhi

[caption id="attachment_196152" align="aligncenter" width="590"] India Gate © Utkarsharma97/cc-by-sa-4.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]New Delhi is an urban district of Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of all three branches of the Government of India. The foundation stone of the city was laid by Emperor George V during the Delhi Durbar of 1911. It was designed by British architects, Sir Edwin Lutyens and Sir Herbert Baker. The new capital was inaugurated on 13 February 1931, by Viceroy and Governor-General of Ind...

[ read more ]

Paddle steamer

Paddle steamer

[caption id="attachment_233963" align="aligncenter" width="590"] SS Montreux outside Lutry on Lake Geneva, Swiss © Barryfromwales/cc-by-sa-4.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]A paddle steamer is a steamship or steamboat powered by a steam engine that drives paddle wheels to propel the craft through the water. In antiquity, paddle wheelers followed the development of poles, oars and sails, where the first uses were wheelers driven by animals or humans. In the early 19th century, paddle wheels were the predominant way of propul...

[ read more ]

Limerick on Shannon river

Limerick on Shannon river

[caption id="attachment_148929" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Shannon and St. John's Castle © fitm[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Limerick is the capital of County Limerick in the province of Munster in the southwest of Ireland and has 53,000 inhabitants. It is the historical center of the region and in some fields the center for the West of Ireland, particularly when it comes to tourism along the coast and the national parks in the West and South-East. Limerick is a good start and end point for the exploration of the widely spre...

[ read more ]

Theme Week East Jerusalem - The American Colony Hotel

Theme Week East Jerusalem - The American Colony Hotel

[caption id="attachment_192197" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Alistair/cc-by-sa-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The American Colony Hotel is a luxury hotel located in a historic building in East Jerusalem which previously housed the utopian American-Swedish community known as the American Colony. The hotel belongs to The Leading Hotels of the World. The building was originally built and owned by Ottoman Pasha Rabbah Daoud Amin Effendi al-Husseini, who lived there with his harem of four wives. Soon after his four...

[ read more ]

The port city of Livorno

The port city of Livorno

[caption id="attachment_160610" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Teatro Goldoni © Lucarelli[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Livorno is a port city on the Tyrrhenian Sea on the western edge of Tuscany, Italy. It is the capital of the Province of Livorno, having a population of approximately 160,000 residents in 2009. The Venice district retains much of its original town planning and architectural features such as the bridges, narrow lanes, the noblemen's houses and a dense network of canals which once linked the port to its storehouse...

[ read more ]

PlanetSolar, the first circumnavigation of the world by a solar-powered boat

PlanetSolar, the first circumnavigation of the world by a solar-powered boat

[caption id="attachment_153680" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © PlanetSolar[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]What is the goal of the PlanetSolar team? To be the first to circumnavigate the globe in a "solar" boat, i.e. one driven by a silent, pollution-free electrical engine powered exclusively by solar energy. With this project, the PlanetSolar team has two objectives. Firstly, to show that current technologies aimed at improving energy efficiency are reliable and effective, and secondly to advance scientific research in the fiel...

[ read more ]

Portrait: Richard Wagner, composer, theatre director, polemicist, conductor

Portrait: Richard Wagner, composer, theatre director, polemicist, conductor

[caption id="attachment_225548" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Wagner bust in Bayreuth © Schubbay/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Wilhelm Richard Wagner was a German composer, theatre director, polemicist, and conductor who is chiefly known for his operas (or, as some of his mature works were later known, "music dramas"). Unlike most opera composers, Wagner wrote both the libretto and the music for each of his stage works. Initially establishing his reputation as a composer of works in the romantic vein of Carl Maria v...

[ read more ]

Oheka Castle in West Hills

Oheka Castle in West Hills

[caption id="attachment_224971" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Oheka Castle and Gardens © OhekaCastle/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Oheka Castle, also known as the Otto Kahn Estate, is a hotel located on the North Shore of Long Island, in West Hills, New York, also known as the "Gold Coast," a hamlet in the town of Huntington. It was the country home of investment financier and philanthropist Otto Hermann Kahn and his family. The name "Oheka" is an acronym using the first several letters of each part of its creator's...

[ read more ]

Hofburg, Vienna's Imperial Palace

Hofburg, Vienna's Imperial Palace

[caption id="attachment_192818" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Hall of Festivities during a concert of the Vienna Hofburg Orchestra © Wiener Hofburg Orchester/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Hofburg is the former principal imperial palace of the Habsburg dynasty rulers and today serves as the official residence and workplace of the President of Austria. It is located in the center of Vienna and was built in the 13th century and expanded several times afterwards. It also served as the imperial winter residence, as S...

[ read more ]

Ipswich in East Anglia

Ipswich in East Anglia

[caption id="attachment_160855" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Cornhill © geograph.org.uk - Michael Wade[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Ipswich is a large town and a non-metropolitan district. It is the county town of Suffolk. Ipswich is located on the estuary of the River Orwell. Nearby towns are Felixstowe, Needham Market and Stowmarket in Suffolk and Harwich and Colchester in Essex. The urban development of Ipswich overspills the borough boundaries significantly, with 85% of the town's population living within the borou...

[ read more ]

Return to TopReturn to Top
© Frank Vincentz/cc-by-sa-3.0
Popeye Village at Anchor Bay

Popeye Village, also known as Sweethaven Village, is a purpose-built film set village, now converted into a small attraction fun...

© Yat12t/cc-by-sa-3.0
The barquentine Peacemaker

Peacemaker is an American barquentine owned by the Twelve Tribes religious group. Her homeport is Brunswick in Georgia. Peacemaker is...

Sheikh Zayed Mosque seen from the courtyard © Wikiemirati/cc-by-sa-4.0
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi

The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is located in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. The largest...

Close