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Islands of Adventure Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at Islands of Adventure 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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Monday, December 16, 2019 03:50

THEME PARK TOURIST'S IN-DEPTH COLLECTION LIBRARY: For years, Theme Park Tourist has been building collections of in-depth entries on some of the world's most well-known rides and attractions. The secret attraction histories Disney and Universal don't want you to know? They're here in our full (and ever-expanding) collections of detailed explorations, yours to explore: Lost Legends, Disaster Files, Modern Marvels, and Possibilitylands.

Monday, December 10, 2018 03:56

'Tis the season, and across the country, theme parks are ramping up their offerings and appearances for the most wonderful time of the year.

Image - Flickr, harshlight
Sunday, November 25, 2018 06:51

A good idea never dies at Walt Disney Imagineering, and some of the best ideas in the company’s history have been reworked into some truly classic Disney attractions. Let’s take a look at a handful of those awesome ideas that Disney created, but which wound up in different rides and shows than were their original intent.

Friday, November 16, 2018 07:18

Though no one can reasonably overtake Disney, it sure seems like Walt would step off of these nine attractions feeling inspired and smiling...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 07:40

Which attractions do you think will fall into the five largest showbuildings on our list? Any guesses at number one?

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 04:44

When you pay too much attention to Disney, however, you run the risk of missing out on some terrific theme parks and attractions.

Saturday, September 29, 2018 06:57

Here’s the best place to eat at the eight most popular non-Disney theme parks in North America!

Sunday, September 16, 2018 22:12

Today, we'll take a look at some of the animatronic figures you can find at Disney and Universal Parks without being on a ride...

Image - Flickr, photographingtravis
Monday, August 20, 2018 04:48

We are at a crossroads for Universal, and the company must decide if it truly wants to take on Disney or if it is happy being a distant but very proud second place. If they are as ambitious as they claim to be, here are five reasons why they should wind up to take another swing at the Mousy King.

Sunday, June 24, 2018 07:00

Here, we've collected a countdown of the 10 most immersive theme park lands we know

Image - Flickr, tcwmatt
Sunday, May 27, 2018 06:10

Picture yourself sitting down to enjoy the greatest meal of your life. You most likely didn’t picture yourself ordering a steak for an appetizer, a steak for an entree, and a steak for dessert, right?

Mickey and Friends
Saturday, March 24, 2018 05:06

Let’s get one thing out of the way—theme park crowds are a pain.

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