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Star Wars land: Everything we saw at Disneyland's Galaxy's Edge

What we saw, smelled, ate, experienced and got way too excited about.

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Vanessa Hand Orellana
As head of wearables at CNET, Vanessa reviews and writes about the latest smartwatches and fitness trackers. She joined the team seven years ago as an on-camera reporter for CNET's Spanish-language site and then moved on to the English side to host and produce some of CNET's videos and YouTube series. When she's not testing out smartwatches or dropping phones, you can catch her on a hike or trail run with her family.
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Caitlin Petrakovitz Director of audience
Caitlin Petrakovitz studies the Marvel Cinematic Universe like it's a course in school, with an emphasis on the Infinity Saga years. As an audience expert, she rarely writes but when she does it's most certainly about Star Trek, Marvel, DC, Westworld, San Diego Comic-Con and great streaming properties. Or soccer, that's a thing she loves, too.
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Visiting the universe of Star Wars

On May 29, CNET was invited to experience the brand new Star Wars land at Disneyland, officially called Galaxy's Edge. Here's what we saw.

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Welcome Star Wars land

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Officially, it's called Galaxy's Edge

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Even the trash cans are cute

The sign says "Quiet please, live set."

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In front of Smuggler's Run is a classic

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Inside Smuggler's Run

The only ride open in Star Wars land right now. 

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Inside Smuggler's Run

Like all things Disneyland, even the queue area is 

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Inside Smuggler's Run

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Inside the stores

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Custom Astromech Units

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Take a load off while you eat

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We are not prepared for a droid show

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Maybe the last time it'll be this empty

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The First Order

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Even the planters are themed because this is Disney.

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At Star Wars land, Galaxy's Edge

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Star Wars land at night

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Star Wars land at night

Turns out, when the lights go down, everything looks even MORE majestic.

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