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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:

4 Disney Springs Updates All Visitors Should Know About (December 2023)

Tuesday, December 5, 2023
Two new openings, a permanent closure and some free, fun holiday-themed activities highlight this month's Disney Springs update!

Universal Kids Resort Set to Open in 2026 With Lands Based on SpongeBob, Shrek, and More

Saturday, December 2, 2023
Earlier this year, Universal announced they were trying out a brand new theme park concept and would be bringing a kids-focused park to Frisco, Texas. And now it looks like this new destination finally has a name: Universal Kids Resort!

2024 Reservations at Walt Disney World: Who Needs Them, Who Doesn't and What Else is Changing

Tuesday, November 28, 2023
This is your complete guide to who needs them, who doesn't and what else is changing regarding Walt Disney World reservations in 2024...

4 Surprising Holiday Changes Happening at Walt Disney World

Sunday, November 26, 2023
Check out all these holiday changes happening now at Walt Disney World!

Is the Combined Indiana Jones/Encanto Land at Disney's Animal Kingdom Still Happening? Here's What We Know

Wednesday, November 22, 2023
The combined Indiana Jones/Encanto Land was looking like a sure thing... until now!

5 Dining Changes at Disney Parks ALL Guests Should Be Aware Of (November 2023)

Sunday, November 19, 2023
For November's dining update, a new kids-only discount is announced, a special limited-time souvenir is being given for free to lucky guests at one of EPCOT's most popular restaurants, plus dining package bookings open for next year's Festival of the Arts! 

Everything We Know (and Don't) About the New Avatar Experience Coming to Disneyland Resort

Wednesday, November 15, 2023
A new Avatar experience is going to be built at Disneyland Resort. However, a recent rumor about where this new experience could be located was recently debunked. So what do we actually know about this project?

Facing Walt Disney World Slump, CEO Bob Iger Commits to 'Turbo-Charging' Parks

Friday, November 10, 2023
Things aren't looking so great at Walt Disney World, but Bob Iger has a plan! Sort of! He's just not telling anyone yet...

3 Exciting New Updates About Universal Epic Universe (November 2023)

Thursday, November 9, 2023
From the accidental reveal of a probable opening date to a key component of the Universal Monsters land taking shape, here's the latest on Epic Universe!

5 Rumors About 2024's Halloween Horror Nights We Can't Ignore

Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Rumors about the return of Jack the Clown, a potential Five Nights at Freddy's house and more for 2024 have already sprung up mere days after the book closed on Halloween Horror Nights 2023...

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