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.

5 Classic Theme Park Attractions That Were Shockingly Hard to Build

When theme parks decide to build ground-breaking new rides, sometimes the process of constructing them can get really complicated. Here are 6 amazing examples!

The 10 Most Blatant Knock-Offs of Disney Theme Park Attractions

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so they say. Disney's Imagineers should feel VERY flattered by these 10 brazen attempts to clone rides at Disney theme parks.

UK Theme Park Round-Up - March Review and April 2014 Preview

Your news update for the March and April 2014 period in our UK theme parks. March and April mark the start of a new theme park season here in the UK, and with that fresh, springtime feeling in the air, we can finally gear up and head back into our beloved theme parks after the long, dark winter

UK Theme Park Round-Up - February Review and March Preview 2014

Your essential news update for UK theme parks for the February and March 2014 period. February and March, the first two months of the UK theme park season. Even though most parks stay closed until March, we got a small glimpse of the upcoming season this February, with Alton Towers opening select

The Top 50 New Theme Park Rides and Attractions Opening in 2014

2014 promises to be a big year for the world's theme parks. Take a look at 50 new rides and attractions that will be on offer at theme parks across the globe!

The 5 Steepest Roller Coasters in the World

Take a look at a rundown of the roller coasters with the steepest drops in the world - all of them beyond vertical.

The 5 Loopiest Roller Coasters in the World

Roller coaster manufacturers are constantly looking to pack more and more inversions into their rides' circuits. Let's take a look at the 5 "loopiest" roller coasters in the world.

UK Theme Park Round-Up - January Review and February 2014 Preview

Your news update for UK theme parks over the January and February 2014 period.

The Top 10 Theme Park Rides and Attractions in the UK

A look at the 10 very best theme park rides and attractions that the UK has to offer.

Retro Thrills: 6 Lost Alton Towers Attractions from the 1980s

Bermuda shorts. Kylie Minogue. The Goonies . All unforgettable elements of the 1980s - as are these 6 classic Alton Towers attractions from the park's early years. Alton Towers in the 1980s was a very different place to the current park. Run by eccentric entrepreneur John Broome, the park was

The 12 Most Revolutionary Prototype Roller Coasters of All Time

Theme Park Tourist takes a look back at some of the prototype roller coasters that left their mark within the industry.

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