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US Theme Parks Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at US Theme Parks 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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Image: Flickr, neillwphoto
Saturday, March 23, 2019 04:31

Two decades after Downtown Disney came into being, that same nightlife district has been completely reimagined as Disney Springs — and, in doing so, Disney has created one of the coolest spots on Walt Disney World property. Here’s why Disney Springs can’t be missed.

Image - Flickr, christiantlambert
Saturday, March 23, 2019 04:20

With 30 hotels to choose from, it can be hard to try and pick a place to stay from amid the insane cornucopia of options. So, we decided to rank all 30 Disney resort hotels, from the least amazing to the most unimaginably wonderful, for your reading pleasure.

Friday, March 22, 2019 04:04

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!

Mickey hides flowers for Minnie
Monday, March 18, 2019 05:16

Walt Disney World is one of the most romantic places on earth.

Monday, March 18, 2019 05:05

Let’s evaluate the cost of all Disney vacation expenses, deciding where to splurge and where to save.

Alice Davis
Sunday, March 17, 2019 00:43

Without Davis’ innovative costuming skills, some of Disneyland’s most iconic attractions would look very different today.

Image: Flickr, chad_sparkes
Saturday, March 16, 2019 04:54

At Walt Disney World, the hotels are the lifeblood of the resort, and Disney makes sure that each hotel is as exciting and fun as it can be. For some, that means small alterations. For others, it means a complete overhaul.

Bengal Barbecue spring rolls
Saturday, March 16, 2019 04:21

We all need a break from churros and Dole Whips every now and then, right?

Friday, March 15, 2019 05:15

After the sun sets, Disney and Universal's Parks truly come alive.

Monday, March 11, 2019 02:32

How much has Disney changed over the years? More importantly, how much has Imagineering evolved and improved since then?

Saturday, March 09, 2019 05:14

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 fast after that. Think of them as a team full of top prospects with plenty of potential.

3 friends taking a selfie at Epcot Food and Wine Festival
Saturday, March 09, 2019 05:11

Most Disney fans have heard the same tired trope: “Isn’t Walt Disney World really for kids? What sort of weirdos go without kids?”.

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