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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.

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The Walking Dead Attraction
Saturday, November 03, 2018 06:02

Halloween may be an annual treat, but you don’t need to shell out the cash for a hard-ticket event to find spooks and scares at theme parks all year round

Marc Davis' Crowning Achievements
Friday, November 02, 2018 05:36

This man's characters still delight fans around the world in Pirates of the Caribbean, the Haunted Mansion, and it’s a small world

Woman reading 101 Dalmatians to English Bulldog at Best Friends Pet Care
Friday, November 02, 2018 05:34

Planning on bringing your furry or feathered friend with you on a Walt Disney World vacation? Here’s what you need to know.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 05:46

Here's the best of the best...

Image - Flickr, hyku
Monday, October 29, 2018 04:07

It’s often fun to compare the two — and when you do, you usually come to the conclusion that while Disneyland is the better individual theme park, the Walt Disney World resort is far, far better as a vacation destination.

Maxpass: The New Fastpass
Saturday, October 27, 2018 04:33

In the 1990s, Disney introduced a revolutionary new system to make guests’ theme park visits even more magical: Fastpass. The Fastpass system let guess reserve a spot in line and enjoy other park offerings until an assigned time when they could return to their original attraction and skip a large portion of the line. The Fastpass system was revolutionary; it spawned many similar systems in parks around the world. Even Disney’s original system has evolved in the past 20 years. Walt Disney World’s Fastpass+ moved Fastpass into the digital era, taking the entire system onto the smartphone.

March of the First Order at Hollywood Studios
Saturday, October 27, 2018 04:28

If you want a truly foolproof vacation budget, don’t forget to take these 10 surprise costs into account.

Friday, October 26, 2018 04:33

Here are the best reviewed rides at Walt Disney World.

Aladdin's Royal Caravan Parade
Friday, October 26, 2018 04:19

You’ve never seen movie tie-ins like these.

Image  - Flickr, johannesmartin
Thursday, October 25, 2018 05:29

It can be tempting to assume that the history of Disney begins and ends with places like Club 33 at Disneyland or the Dream Suite in the Magic Kingdom. That couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, there are tons of places that have tremendous Disney history that are nowhere near the parks.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 05:31

EDITORIAL: In 1982, EPCOT Center was the future embodied. A realm of industry, technology, innovation, and corporate power, Future World defied all that "Disney" had meant, purposefully dispensing with princesses, pirates, castles, and cartoons in favor of a scientific look at the history and future of our world. But let's face it: that time is over. Is it time to embrace Disney characters in Future World? Here's why we say, "Yes."

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 05:28

Here are the touchiest subjects about Disney trips.

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