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Classic Rides That Would FOR SURE Have Character Overlays If They Were Built Today

In more than 60 years of Disney Parks history, the only thing to stay the same has been change. From the blacklight cut-out classics of the '50s to the epic and cinematic dark rides of the '60s; the '70s thrill rides to the "ride the movies" favorites of the '80s and '90s. Today, it's IP that powers

11 Disney Classics Where NOTHING "Goes Horribly Wrong!"

11 classic (and modern) anchor attractions that don’t rely on a catastrophic turn-of-events to leave an impression or to make guests feel invested in the story.

Think This is Disney’s Worst Land Ever? Let’s “Dig” Deeper to Change Your Mind...

DECLASSIFIED DISASTER: Chester & Hester's Dino-Rama: Disney's Animal Kingdom is perhaps the world's most immersive theme park... filled with crumbling Asian ruins, hyper-real alien jungles, ecclectic African villages and... a cheesy carnival of off-the-shelf rides. But the tale of this “cheap-out” fair supposedly built on an old bit of Animal Kingdom parking lot may not be exactly what it seems…

11 Unforgettable Icons You Can't Miss at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney famously coined the phrase “weenie.” He loved his dog, Lady, and gave her a special treat whenever he came home from work. He would throw the puppy an uncooked weenie, extremely aware of the Pavlovian reactions he got from the dog.

The Best of the BEST Disneyland Restaurants

A trip to Disneyland is an exciting time. You'll get to walk on the same paths where Walt Disney once turned orchard groves into the Happiest Place on Earth. But you'll burn a lot of energy during your theme park visit. You need to refuel regularly. I presume that you can find a snack anywhere, but

Behind the Ride: Alien Swirling Saucers

. At Toy Story Land, Imagineers have recreated the premise with an attraction that delights children and parents alike. Let’s go behind the ride to learn why Alien Swirling Saucers is so much fun.

These Theme Park Restaurants Take Immersive Dining to the Next Level

A well-crafted restaurant can do more to enhance immersive theme park atmosphere than a meet-and-greet or even an E ticket attraction.

3 Things We’d Like to See from Universal’s Epic Universe

What kind of universe should Universal plan to expand for its brand-new park?

The Top 7 Sweet Treats at Walt Disney World You HAVE to Try

What follows are the best desserts to have after a day exploring Disney’s parks, and which don’t require a special reservation or park admission to enjoy.

5 Surprising Live Music Venues You Might Not Have Realized Were at Disney

There’s just something about live music that really makes you feel like you’re finally on vacation. And, at Walt Disney World, you’re spoiled for choice if you’re looking for such an escape.

The Best Walkthrough Attractions at Disney and Universal Parks

walkthroughs remain across Disney and Universal parks, from sweet asides to special effects spectaculars. Here are some of our favorites...

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