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Notes from an Uprooted Englishwoman

My desire to visit Disneyland was triggered by two things. The first was a photograph of an entire slice of chocolate cake defying gravity atop a milkshake, because if you're going to indulge your greed then you might as well do it properly.

This delightful treat, named the "Cake Shake", is only available in Downtown Disney, the shopping area outside of the park. I wanted nothing more than to jam a spoon straight through the top of it.

The second was also a photograph, this time of my friend (and now travel partner) clutching a churro and a bottle of water, standing on some sort of raft whi...