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 9 Best Log Flume Rides in the World

The log flume is a staple at every self-respecting theme park on the planet. It’s a cheap ride to construct and maintain, and so everybody has one. Which ones are the best, though?

Play-While-You-Wait: 10 Must-See Interactive Theme Park Queues

While many Disney and Universal queues are themed, significantly fewer can truly be said to be interactive – that is, to offer things for guests to actually do

To See These 10 AMAZING Animatronics, You'll Have to Wait... Literally.

It may seem odd that Disney would go through the time and expense of having these characters in lines... But that's exactly where they're needed most!

Theme Park Showdown: Universal vs Disney

One of the strangest feuds on the internet is the battle between Universal and Disney loyalists. Based on scale, it’s a lot like fans of the Hartford Yard Goats hating the New York Yankees, but the Goats have shown a lot of promise in recent years. They hired a wizard back in 2010 and have risen

5 Reasons Universal Orlando Resort's Hotels Are The Best in Orlando

These hotels offer a kind of parallel dimension to Disney that can feel like as much of an escape but in a vastly different way. And, after enjoying some of these resorts myself, I can say that it is now time to consider staying at Universal instead of Walt Disney World.

5 attractions most likely to be up next on the Universal chopping block

When thinking about what’s next for Universal, we must also ask ourselves what might go away to make room for the big changes? What follows is an attempt to answer that question.

Nickelodeon Studios: Universal's Lost "Slime" Machine Back to '90s Nostalgia

DECLASSIFIED DISASTER: Nickelodeon Studios at Universal Studios Florida: If you ever dreamed of winning a new Huffy sports bike on Double Dare; slaved over what your talent might be on Figure It Out; imagined piecing together the Silver Monkey on Legends of the Hidden Temple; or spent your after-school hours tuned into Slime Time Live daydreaming about being gakked, then you’ve come to the right place. Let’s tour Nickelodeon Studios at Universal Studios Florida.

Disney vs. Universal Theme Park Showdown: Marvel Attractions

Let's have a Universal/Disney showdown to determine which park has built THE best Marvel ride.

LEGEND LIBRARY: Inside the Best (and Worst) Theme Park Rides Ever Created

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.

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