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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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Thursday, September 19, 2013 09:00

A guide to the essential, not-to-be-missed rides and attractions at Walt Disney Studios, Paris.

Chessington World of Adventures logo
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 09:00

Did Chessington World of Adventures create the three most important theme park rides in the UK? 

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 10:00

A selection of essential tips for saving money on your next visit to Thorpe Park.

Alton Towers grounds
Monday, September 16, 2013 10:41

The sprawling Alton Towers estate hides a number of hidden secrets. Can you find them all?

Hogwarts Castle
Sunday, September 15, 2013 20:07

We're sharing our favorite Google+ posts and thoughts.

MyMagic+ reader
Sunday, September 15, 2013 09:00

MyMagic+ is a massive project being implemented at Walt Disney World and includes the introduction of FastPass+, the MagicBands, and the touch-to-pay system.

Disney's Magic Kingdom
Saturday, September 14, 2013 09:00

This is the weekly rumor and refurbishment update for Orlando-area theme parks for the week of September 8, 2013. 

Oblivion condoms
Friday, September 13, 2013 10:07

Over the years, Alton Towers has sold all kinds of bizarre merchandise related to its rides and attractions. Read all about some of the most unusual items that have been offered by the park.

Wet'n'Wild Sydney will feature several world class water rides.
Thursday, September 12, 2013 09:00

Welcome to the September edition of the "Australian Theme Park Roundup", provided exclusively to Theme Park Tourist readers by

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Adventure World preparing to unleash mega thrills

Adventure World in Perth (Western Australia) has announced that they are undertaking construction on a $12 million (AUD) Gerstlauer Eurofighter roller coaster.

Coney Island Cyclone
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 09:00

Theme Park Tourist looks at how the classic wooden coaster is changing...

Thorpe Park entrance
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 10:00

A guide to the top 5 restaurants at Thorpe Park, as rated and reviewed by Theme Park Tourist readers.

Cross valley coaster plans
Monday, September 09, 2013 12:15

In 2003, Alton Towers submitted plans for a stunning new wooden roller coaster that would swoop between the Ug Land and Forbidden Valley areas. However, it faced fierce opposition from local residents.


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