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.

Retro Rewind: Universal Studios Florida - Experience The Magic of Movies

This retro video tells a story of a failing studio and burgeoning theme park, but even then, the history is mostly in the margins.

A Crash Course in Gwazi, Florida's Most Iconic Wooden Coaster

Something was roaring in Tampa in the summer of 1999. It was named after a mythical creature with the head of a tiger and the body of a lion. 7,000 feet of track peeked up from the skyline. It stood at 100 feet tall and hauled at speeds of over 50 miles per hour…and there were two of them.

HOMEMADE MAGIC: 8 Quarantine-Created Disney Ride Recreations That Keep The Magic Alive

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed our world in incalculable ways as it wreaks havoc and devestation on populations and industries across the globe. But leave it to Imagineering fans to look toward the "great, big, beautiful tomorrow" shining at the end of it, channeling this "world of hopes and

Disney Mishandles Coronavirus Cruise Decision As 38 Cast Members Catch Disease

The Walt Disney Company faces another PR disaster, as many cast members from a recent Disney Wonder cruise have contracted COVID-19. According to Cruise Law News, 38 workers on the ship have caught the infectious Coronavirus. The news comes straight from the ship's captain, who revealed the

These 5 “Gimmicks” USED To Be Theme Park Must-Sees. Now, They’re EVERYWHERE

Once upon a time, theme parks were showcases of the unthinkable. From Walt’s New Tomorrowland of zipping, gliding Monorails to EPCOT’s Future World of technologies merely dreamed of, the spirit of innovation and invention has always been at the heart of Disney Parks. Highways. Circlevision

The 4 Biggest Theme Park Challenges Facing Bob Chapek

Passionate Disney Parks fans grumbled about Chapek’s management of the theme parks over the years, but for the majority of Disney Watchers, all Chapek would need to do is continue on autopilot for a few years while he found his footing. Now, all of that is out the window.

Every Decade Has ONE Theme Park Ride That Defines It. Do You Agree With Our Picks?

The best theme park attraction of all time. What would it take to earn that title?

Hooray For Hollywood East: 6 Leftovers From Orlando's Studio Days

In the late 1980s, Disney and Universal spent a combined $1 billion on production facilities and infrastructure to turn Orlando into Hollywood East.

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