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Ellie Igou


Bowling Green, Kentucky


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Ellie is a news and contributing feature writer for Theme Park Tourist. Although she lives out of state, she makes frequent trips to the Orlando parks. She loves trying new things (snacks) and can often be found sitting on a park bench writing out a new food review for practice. 

Articles by Ellie Igou:

How This Piece of Universal History was Almost Lost to Harry Potter

Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Universal fans must thank J. K. Rowling for saving this iconic piece of history...

5 of the WORST Disney Theme Park Mistakes

Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Vacationers hated these Disney decisions!

Disney's First Animal Kingdom - The Abandoned Discovery Island

Sunday, May 29, 2022
Discovery Island is one of Disney's most widely-recognized abandoned attractions...

Which Of These 5 Retired Universal Attractions Do You Miss Most?

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Many famous Universal attractions no longer exist in the parks. Which one do you remember most fondly?

Some of the Best (and Worst) Cinderella Castle Makeovers

Saturday, April 30, 2022
Disney World's iconic castles has had some interesting alterations over the years...

Do You Remember Universal's Now Extinct Triceratops Encounter?

Friday, March 18, 2022
Before Velocicoaster appeared in Islands of Adventure, a subtler and more personal attraction once stood in its place.

Action Park: America's Most Dangerous Amusement Park

Sunday, March 13, 2022
Action Park was a notoriously dangerous amusement park in New Jersey. What made it so destructive?

Where's Buzzy? Epcot's Stolen Animatronic

Thursday, March 3, 2022
In 2018, an iconic Disney animatronic was reported stolen. Where is it now?

"The World’s First Headquarters for Kids" – The Rise and Fall of Nickelodeon Studios at Universal Orlando

Friday, February 11, 2022
Universal's collaboration with Nickelodeon Studios ended in 2005, but with the closure of The Blue Man Group fans are hoping for a revival.

What the Closing of Fear Factor Live could Mean for Universal Studios Orlando

Thursday, January 27, 2022
The closure of a long-running show could be good news for Harry Potter fans.

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