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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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Monday, November 12, 2018 05:56

60,000 people per day visit Magic Kingdom, and at some point, you're likely to end up at the back of a line behind many of them. That’s when capacity matters.

Image, Flickr - jmpk
Monday, November 12, 2018 03:29

Disney has put together some amazing concepts and projects over the years that, for one reason or another, have never actually come to fruition. But, just because those ideas never made it from page to stage doesn’t mean they should be forgotten forever.

Saturday, November 10, 2018 06:06

Here are the top eight comfort food restaurants at Walt Disney World.

Friday, November 09, 2018 03:45

In a previous article, I used a bit of mathematical hoodoo to determine the best-reviewed attractions at Walt Disney World. This time, I'll use a similar methodology to identify the most critically acclaimed rides at the other theme park in town. Here are the best-reviewed attractions at Universal Orlando Resort.

9. Hogwarts Express

Image - Flickr, the-consortium
Thursday, November 08, 2018 04:02

No one wants to wait in line at a theme park. It doesn’t matter whether the queue is as intricately themed as Hogwarts Castle or as haphazard as Magic Carpets of Aladdin — lines just aren’t fun. But there are some things that make even a modest wait time become an excruciating ordeal.

Women enjoying Epcot Food and Wine Festival
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 05:31

We gathered a few of our favorite game-changing hacks for ladies visiting Walt Disney World who want to stay comfy and look good while doing it.

Tuesday, November 06, 2018 06:35

Wooden roller coasters. The very idea may strike fear into the heart of some thrill ride enthusiasts.

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.

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