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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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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.

Monday, October 22, 2018 06:50

Which Walt Disney World attractions would Walt Disney have loved?

Sunday, October 21, 2018 06:05

Here’s a guide to the best and worst versions of Haunted Mansion around the world.

Model of Disneyland at the Walt Disney Family Museum
Saturday, October 20, 2018 02:29

It all started with a carousel… and became so much more.

Saturday, October 20, 2018 02:10

Let’s go behind the ride to learn all the Engineering feats that have helped make Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts the most popular ride at Universal Resort Orlando.

Friday, October 19, 2018 05:41

for fans of Imagineering, there's only one thing more interesting than a special effect that works: a special effect that doesn't.

Image - Flickr, hyku
Thursday, October 18, 2018 05:29

It takes quite a lot for a resort to dethrone any one of the traditional Crown Jewels of the Walt Disney World resort landscape: The monorail resorts. But, while the Grand Floridian, Polynesian, and Contemporary Resort are all wonderful, the Boardwalk Inn has a few key advantages.

Monday, October 15, 2018 05:24

Here’s what I would do if I could only visit one American Disney theme park.


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