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Disney's Magic Kingdom Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at Disney's Magic Kingdom are listed below. As well as previews and reviews of new rides, look out for "Top 10" lists and tips for saving time and money on your next visit.

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Sunday, August 19, 2018 06:55

The untold story behind Big Thunder Mountain...

Guests at The Flying Fish
Friday, August 17, 2018 07:11

We found 7 alternatives to Disney’s toughest reservations, including one attraction do-this, not-that for good measure!

Image - Flickr, joeshlabotnik
Monday, August 13, 2018 03:40

Some attractions are fairly obvious as to why they’re fun to ride. But others are a bit harder to explain. Other attractions have a kind of fun that is not quite as obvious at first glance.

Tiana hugging very happy little girl
Tuesday, August 07, 2018 06:25

The possibilities are seriously endless in a place as versatile as Walt Disney World, but we gathered four of our favorite ideas for you to theme your vacation to the next level.

Chef Mickey giving a hug
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 08:44

A Walt Disney World vacation is an experience full of magical moments. From enchanting character encounters to mesmerizing attractions, guests flock to The Most Magical Place on Earth every day expecting the see dreams come to life and fantasy made reality.

Spontaneous “magical moments” brought about by thoughtful cast members can easily become the highlight of a trip. These special experiences are wholly unique, and not every guest can expect to have them. You can’t just ask for them. Magical moments represent the personal touch that sets Disney apart from many of their competitors. It’s the surprise attention lauded on a honeymooning couple, the stormtrooper escort for a tiny Captain Phasma, or the miraculous free ice cream pass that appears when your little one drops their Mickey ice cream sandwich onto Main Street.

Have you ever experienced a Walt Disney World magical moment? Here our some of our favorites we’ve experienced or seen!

Image - Flickr, christiantlambert
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 08:43

We all know about the big things Disney does — from the scale of their theme parks to the intricacy of their design work — but let’s instead focus on some of the smaller things they’ve become known for. These smaller creations are, in many ways, more important that the big stuff Disney gets credit for.

Neon squirt guns
Saturday, July 28, 2018 06:59

There are plenty of odd things people try to bring into Disney parks, but we wanted to highlight six items people seriously need to stop trying to sneak into Walt Disney World.

Thursday, July 26, 2018 06:25

The time you spend waiting in line for an attraction is time that you can’t spend doing something else that’s thrilling at a Disney theme park

Image - Flickr, steven van
Monday, July 23, 2018 06:48

The hardest thing to overcome about a Disney vacation is this one basic fact: It will ruin your daily life for you. There are things in your life you’ll never be able to look at the same way again after a trip to Disney. You’ll enjoy them, sure, but you’ll never be able to experience them without a nagging reminder that Disney’s versions blow them away.

Monday, July 23, 2018 06:31

Halloween comes to the Magic Kingdom on August 17th...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 06:47

Here are my picks for the Most Magical Things at Walt Disney World.

Dad and daughter eating Mickey Ice Cream
Monday, July 16, 2018 06:56

Want to avoid some disappointment? Here are seven dishes we felt weren’t worth the dollars spent, as well as some much better alternatives.


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