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Amanda Kondolojy


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Managing editor of Theme Park Tourist and dark ride enthusiast. Amanda is a lifelong theme parks fan who lives just outside Orlando. When she’s not booking FastPass+ reservations, standing in a queue or eating the latest specialty cupcake, you can find her watching a Marvel movie, reading a book (probably by Neil Gaiman) or singing along to showtunes in her car.  Contact: [email protected]

Articles by Amanda Kondolojy:

Rumor: Main Street Electrical Parade to Come Back From the Dead (Again) at Disneyland

Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Disney has not made an official announcement yet regarding the potential return of this parade, but it looks pretty likely that we'll see some kind of confirmation soon about when guests can once again see this iconic parade roll down Disneyland's Main Street USA again. 

New Lightning Lane Protocol Now in Place for Walt Disney World Resort Guests

Tuesday, October 26, 2021
As Disney continues to make tweaks and changes to the Genie+ and Lightning Lane systems during their first few days in use there has been a substantial adjustment to how return times are distributed for individual attraction Lightning Lane passes early in the morning. 

Disney Rebrands Character Meet-and-Greets As "Sightings"

Monday, October 25, 2021
Disney announced that after more than a year of distanced character sightings as part of daily cavalcades, guests will once again be able to have one on one time with their favorite characters beginning this fall in a modified setting

Disneyland Hikes Ticket Prices for the First Time Since February 2020

Monday, October 25, 2021
Disneyland's ticket prices are jumping 3% to 8%

The 8 BIG Updates From Walt Disney World (and Beyond) This Week (October 17-24, 2021)

Sunday, October 24, 2021
Here's what you missed this week!

Genie+ Lightning Lane Individual Attraction Prices go up for the Weekend

Friday, October 22, 2021
the first weekend of Genie+ availability, prices for almost all attractions that use this service have gone up slightly.

Disney Confirms Refund Policy for Lightning Lane Attraction Access

Thursday, October 21, 2021
For the most part, there is a "No Refunds" policy for Walt Disney World's Genie+

Fear Factor Live Stage to Permanently Close at Universal Studios Florida Next Month

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
After years of rumors, Universal has confirmed that the Fear Factor Live stage, which is currently being used for the Nightmare Fuel stage show during this year’s Halloween Horror Nights will close forever this November

5 Disney Genie+ Tips and Tricks You Need to Know Before Purchasing

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Here are some important tips and tricks to keep in mind before hitting the "buy now" button:

The 9 BIG Updates From Walt Disney World (and Beyond) This Week (October 11-16, 2021)

Saturday, October 16, 2021
Here's what you missed this week!

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