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Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at Editorials 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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Friday, October 19, 2018 05:41

for fans of Imagineering, there's only one thing more interesting than a special effect that works: a special effect that doesn't.

Monday, August 08, 2016 03:44

You've probably never heard of Disney's biggest competition...

Penny Press Machine
Saturday, August 06, 2016 05:24

How many of these less expensive options have you collected?

Sanaa Bread Service
Sunday, July 17, 2016 22:56

Some Disney World restaurants are consistently overlooked despite their consistent deliciousness. Here are just five of those Disney World restaurants that are vastly underrated.

Davy Jones from Pirates of the Caribbean: Battle for Sunken Treasure
Monday, July 11, 2016 02:37

The innovation shown by the Imagineers at Shanghai Disneyland has been nothing short of breathtaking.

Minnie and Mickey Cake Topper
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 00:06

Most people know that you can get married on Disney property. But did you know that Walt Disney World has over 35 wedding locations to choose from?

Restaurant Closed Sign
Friday, June 24, 2016 05:51

Here, we honor some of the fallen Disney restaurants of yesteryear and take a look at the stories and legacies they leave behind.

Hard Rock Park
Saturday, July 04, 2015 08:23

It was the most ambitious theme park to open in the USA for years. But Hard Rock Park lasted mere months before collapsing into bankruptcy...

Sunday, March 15, 2015 04:30

LOST LEGENDS: The ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter: Enter into the breathless darkness that powered Disney's scariest attraction ever. A generation was left scarred and yet stunned by an attraction that pushed the boundaries. Learn how gnashing fangs, horrible claws and blood splatters from the ceiling became an unlikely part of the Magic Kingdom's most infamous attraction in this in-depth feature.

Image © Cirque du Soleil
Friday, November 28, 2014 23:55

Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico very well might just be the location of the world’s next great theme park experience – and no, it’s not coming from Disney, Universal, or even Six Flags.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 10:54

LOST LEGENDS: Geauga Lake / SeaWorld Ohio / Six Flags Worlds of Adventure Do you have time for a tale? Sit back, relax, and dive into the interesting and timeless case of Geauga Lake, a tiny family park that started humbly enough, before rocketing overnight into international headlines by combining with a full-sized SeaWorld to create the world’s largest Six Flags.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 08:14

Theme parks are constantly seeking new and innovative ways of theming their attractions. But is a ride based upon a popular TV show or film always the right way forward?


Theme parks are places where the impossible becomes possible. The lines between fantasy and reality are blurred as children and adults alike become locked in a world of fantasy and adventure. Stories are told through amusements and rides. With this comes a new level of creativity and imagination that is keeping guests coming through the gates season upon season.


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