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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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Saturday, February 09, 2019 22:50

Take a look at the six cases below where major reinventions and surprising name-changes have changed Disney Parks history.

Saturday, February 09, 2019 22:12

Let’s take a look at the company’s recent cheapness and what it could mean for the future of theme parks.

Baby giraffe
Thursday, February 07, 2019 21:14

Surprisingly, they aren’t all in Disney’s Animal Kingdom…

Image - Flickr, Jack Miller
Thursday, February 07, 2019 21:01

While Disney has crafted masterworks like Pirates of the Caribbean, the Haunted Mansion, Splash Mountain, and Flight of Passage, they have — on occasion — missed the mark. With all due respect to the mouse, let’s look at a few of those misses.>/p>

Monday, February 04, 2019 04:52

Sometimes, you need a break from the fury. Here are eight of the best places to catch your breath at Walt Disney World.

Monday, February 04, 2019 04:49

What business could the FBI possibly have with Disney?

Saturday, February 02, 2019 03:02

For the past five years, I've had the privilege of being the Disney Vacation Club (DVC) expert at Theme Park Tourist. A kind and brilliant man asked me to fill this niche, and I've done my best to make him proud. Something I recently realized, however, is that I've failed in a fundamental way. I've always assumed some knowledge that many readers don't have. I plan to correct that right now. Here's everything you need to know about an actual Disney hotel stay using DVC points.

Image - Flickr, christiantlambert
Thursday, January 31, 2019 06:49

What if I told you there was a way to reduce the crowd size at Walt Disney World, and that in doing so, a refreshing cool-down would befall the entire Vacation Kingdom? What if I told you I could reduce wait times dramatically across the board, and all you have to do is wear a funny acrylic poncho in return? Would you take that deal?

Thursday, January 31, 2019 06:47

Sometimes, the best food imaginable is available right in your hotel. It’s more convenient and comfortable. Which place cooks the cuisine that reigns supreme?

Image - Flickr, ajithdauk
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 19:37

Yes, there is some amazing food to be had on the Walt Disney World property, but there are a handful of dining experiences that everyone should try once in their life — as much for the ambiance as the flavors.

Character meet-and-greet at Walt Disney World
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 05:45

Planning a Disney vacation is no walk in the park—but these apps and websites are here to help.

Monday, January 28, 2019 06:20

Take a look through these eight unforgettable characters who are "missing" from the parks, rides, and attractions they once inhabited. If you could bring one back, which would it be? Which one should stay lost?


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