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1 year 4 months

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Amanda Dwyer

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Indiana

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United States

Biography

Amanda is a self-proclaimed Disney adult and lover of all things theme parks. When she's not keeping track of theme park news, watching Disney vlogs and documentaries, or helping someone plan their next trip, she enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, Sulley.

Articles by Amanda Dwyer:

YOU MAY GET WET: An Ode To Splash Mountain

Sunday, December 4, 2022
With the closing of Splash Mountain sadly approaching, we look back on the story of this beloved attraction...

Is Carowinds Worth A Visit? New Themed Land Is Coming In 2023

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Let's check out what Carowinds has to offer, and catch a peek at it's newest themed land coming in 2023!

OPINION: Is MagicBand+ Worth The Price?

Saturday, October 15, 2022
I purchased a MagicBand+ and tested it's functionalities to give you an honest review. Should you purchase a MagicBand+? Let's find out...

The 6 Best Interactive Rides in North America

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
We are exploring 6 of the best interactive rides in North America. Does your favorite make the list?

THIS Midwest Park Sat Closed for 5 Years and Now Thrives

Sunday, October 2, 2022
Not many closed parks get a second chance, but we're taking a look at a former Six Flags park that got a second life...

Roller Coaster Round-Up: 14 New Coasters Announced Or Rumored for 2023!

Thursday, September 8, 2022
Several coasters have been announced in the last couple of months. Here is your round-up of what is to come in 2023...

SCRAPPED: Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure Attractions That Never Happened REDUX

Monday, September 5, 2022
Eight years ago Theme Park Tourist reported on SCRAPPED Universal Studios attractions. Let's revisit that list and see if any lost ideas have been revived...

You Can Celebrate Multiple Holidays In One Day At THIS Theme Park

Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Let's take a trip to Holiday World and Splashin' Safari, a wild and jolly theme park and water park duo...

5 Tips for Tackling Theme Parks in a Post-Pandemic Era

Saturday, August 27, 2022
Theme park visits have certainly changed over the past few years, here are our tips on how to handle a post-pandemic theme park visit...

So...You Want To Stay Off Walt Disney World Property?

Monday, August 22, 2022
So, you want to stay off property? Well, these non-Disney hotels and resorts offer several Walt Disney World benefits!

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