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Amanda Kondolojy


Central FL


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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:

Everything We Know About the Massive Test Track Refurbishment at EPCOT

The current version of Test Track will be closing forever very soon to make way for a re-imagining inspired by the original World of Motion attraction!

Disney Confirms Permit Filing for Massive Magic Kingdom Project

Disney has confirmed that permits are ready to be filed for its ambitious new "Beyond Big Thunder" project, which will be the biggest expansion in the Magic Kingdom's history...

Everything We Know About the New Tropical Americas Land Coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom

The new Tropical Americas land at Disney's Animal Kingdom is moving forward, full steam ahead!

Disneyland Avatar Land Concept Shows New Ride, Massive Water Features and More

We now know that Disney's plans for a West Coast Avatar Land are actually pretty massive, with Disney finally confirming some key details about this new land a few days ago...

Soarin' Around the World At EPCOT To Get Updated Finale

Soarin' Around the World at EPCOT is set to get new finale footage very soon...

New Coaster, Show and More Revealed for How to Train Your Dragon land at Epic Universe

Universal has officially taken the wraps off of its new How to Train Your Dragon — Isle of Berk land...

Permits Suggest Dinoland USA at Disney's Animal Kingdom Set to Go Extinct Very Soon

It looks like the end is near for what's left of Dinoland U.S.A. as well as the Dinosaur ride...

Six Flags Stockholders Vote To Approve Merger With Cedar Fair. Here's What Will Happen Next...

Six Flags stockholders have voted to approve the merger with Cedar Fair which if confirmed by the Department of Justice will create the biggest amusement park group in the US. Here's what to expect over the next few months...

Disney Confirms $60 Billion Project Only Includes $30 Billion for Theme Parks. Here's Where it's Going...

Disney has confirmed that only $30 billion of its initial $60 billion investment is actually going to Disney theme parks...

Will Epic Universe Be the Greenest Theme Park Ever Built?

Epic Universe is investing in sustainable construction practices, buildings, transportation and more to make sure the park's carbon footprint stays as low as possible...

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