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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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Mickey with family in front of castle
Monday, July 08, 2019 07:10

Despite the timeless magic of Walt Disney World, change is inevitable, and it has come in droves over the past twenty years.

Image -- Flickr, S Zara
Saturday, July 06, 2019 05:46
For whatever reason, there are a small handful of attraction that have very high profiles among Disney visitors, but which never really have tremendously long lines. Or, in some cases, their lines are only really long at specific times which can be avoided — and I don’t mean by arriving at 6:00 AM.
Saturday, July 06, 2019 05:37

Here are 15 new international attractions that theme park tourists should know.

Image - Flickr, stephenjrichardson
Friday, July 05, 2019 06:22

Disney fans love to argue about when is the best time to visit Walt Disney World. For some, you can’t beat the energy of summer, even with its heat and humidity. For others, the trade offs of shorter park hours and fewer showtimes make the offseason the perfect time to visit. The reality is, there isn’t a bad time to head to the Vacation Kingdom.

Thursday, July 04, 2019 07:28

POSSIBILITYLAND: Disney's America Theme Park: Seeing Civil War re-enactments, learning 1800s farming techniques, setting sail for Ellis Island... Even if history has always played a part in the story of Disney Parks, there's never been anything quite like Disney's America. Disney's first-ever regional theme park would've been a living history experience set near the real battlefields of Virginia... It never opened. This is why...

Wednesday, July 03, 2019 06:33

Here are a few fun facts about Marvel Super Hero Island.

Galaxy's Edge
Wednesday, July 03, 2019 06:26

Headed for Disney’s most popular land? Here are a few hacks for getting through Galaxy’s Edge on your own…

Concept art for Ghibli Park
Tuesday, July 02, 2019 07:37

Hop aboard the Catbus? Yes, please!

Wooden Wheel chandelier at Three Broomsticks
Monday, July 01, 2019 07:13

There is one area where it feels like Universal still just doesn’t match up to Walt Disney World.

BATMAN: The Ride
Saturday, June 29, 2019 05:36

You don’t have to visit a galaxy far, far away to get your thrill on this summer.

Saturday, June 29, 2019 05:19

Many of the best parks in the country are far away from the coasts.

Friday, June 28, 2019 08:11

In fact, peeling away the characters and attractions completely, there's something exceptionally simple about what makes Disney's theme parks different: their commitment to cleanliness, order, and beauty.

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