The Nautilus

Captain Nemo’s Nautilus sits in a lagoon in front of another Jules Verne invention: the Columbiad cannon. The cannon features in Verne’s “From the Earth to the Moon” which inspired Disneyland Paris’s version of Space Mountain. See it here: http://flic.kr/p/VtHXVn

The Walt Disney Family Museum

Earlier this month I had a business trip to San Francisco and with a free day I decided to check out the Walt Disney Family Museum. It is a non-profit museum founded by Walt’s family to tell his story separate from that of the company. Anyone who knows his life story (like readers of this…