Theme Park Tourist features a wide-range of in-depth features and articles, covering rides, attractions and restaurants at theme parks all over the world. 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 park visit.

The Makers of the Stand-Up, Inverted, Diving, Flying, and Wing Coasters Have a New Patent… You’ll Be Surprised What It’s For...

Founded in 1987 by Walter Bolliger and Claude Mabillard, B&M today is one of the world’s most respected roller coaster design & manufacturing films, supplying headlining attractions to amusement parks across the globe.

The Top 50 Theme Parks in the World

Believe it or not, half a billion people – that's 7% of the planet! – visited a major theme park in 2018.

16 Incredible Must-See New Attractions of 2019 from Around the U.S.

From cartoon carousels to intergalactic adventures; trippy dark rides to adrenaline-packing thrills, 2019 was another banner year for theme parks across the United States. SeaWorld Parks continue their upswing, Cedar Fair parks continue to break coaster records and try their hands at theming, too

The Top 50 Theme Parks in the World

Theme Park Tourist's guide to the 50 most popular theme parks in the world. How many of the globe's best parks have you visited?

The 6 Devastating Financial Stages of SeaWorld's Collapse

Let’s examine the six stages of SeaWorld’s decline in the wake of Blackfish.

6 Clever Homages to Orlando Theme Parks We Found in the Jurassic World Trailer

Jurassic World, based on its trailer and other information out there, looks like it is going to be an awesome movie. It should be particularly appealing to theme park fans, as the film is clearly “borrowing” a lot of elements that we’re already familiar with from Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea

2 Reasons Why SeaWorld Appears to be DYING (But Will Never Fully Die)

SeaWorld's attendance may be plummeting, but it has a little secret on its side: people are intrinsically drawn to it… but will never make it the success that Disney or Universal is. Here’s why. The name of SeaWorld’s pain The Themed Entertainment Association recently released its 2013 attendance

Preview: Manta at SeaWorld San Diego

In 2012, visitors can soar on a new kind of Manta roller coaster at SeaWorld San Diego.

Video: Behind the scenes of SeaWorld's One Ocean show

A series of behind-the-scenes video detailing the development of the One Ocean killer whale show at SeaWorld's parks in Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio.

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