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 Best Non-Disney Theme Park Rides in North America

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

The Best Theme Park Restaurants You're Not Eating At

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

Have You Seen These 10 Animatronics That Are OUTSIDE of Rides?

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...

5 Reasons Why It’s Time for Universal to Make a Big Splash Once Again

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.

Why Disney (and Universal) Can’t Only Build E-Ticket Attractions

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?

6 Unusual Ways to Use Your Smartphone On Your Walt Disney World Vacation

We’ve gathered together six of our favorite smartphone apps to hack your next theme park vacation.

The 6 Most Expensive Theme Park Tickets in America

Today, let’s take a look at the cost of admission at several theme parks to see which ones are the priciest.

Has Geek Culture Changed Walt Disney World Forever?

Geek culture has changed the landscape of Walt Disney World forever. How exactly did this shift happen?

If Universal Ever Wants to Match Disney, These Four Kinds of Rides are MUST HAVES

Increasingly, Universal’s formula is feeling a little stale... And we've got some suggestions. We’re determined to offer up four kinds of rides that we think are absolutely essential to Universal’s growth… ride genres Disney has, in many cases, mastered; attractions that elevate the experience to a new level. In so many places, Universal is so close. But growth comes from stepping into the unknown…

T2 3-D: Behind-the-Screens of Universal's Larger-Than-Life Lost Legend

LOST LEGENDS: T2 3-D – Battle Across Time: Yet another Universal classic has closed, and this was a BIG one. T2 3-D was one of the most expensive media attractions ever, reuniting blockbuster stars, Hollywood directors, and themed entertainment industry legends in one of the most larger-than-life, massively-scaled attraction experiences ever. From the 1980s to the 2020s, this time-traveling experience was unlike anything else.

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