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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:

Is Disney's Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser Failing? Can It Survive Long-Term?

Saturday, January 28, 2023
Why would such an immersive experience based on a beloved franchise such as Star Wars already be facing a future full of uncertainty? Let’s take a look...

From Hanna-Barbera to Jimmy Neutron: A Blast from the Cartoon Past

Thursday, December 29, 2022
During the early days of Universal Studios Orlando’s operation, Nickelodeon held a far stronger presence in the park than it does today...

Lions, Tigers, and Dragons - Oh My! Remnants of Disney's Scrapped Animal Kingdom Expansion

Wednesday, December 28, 2022
Let's take a look at the original plans for Beastly Kingdom and what remnants now remain of this scrapped Disney project...

Universal on a Budget: 5 Tips for Saving Money on Your Vacation

Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Here are some quick but very effective ways to do Universal on a budget...

Disney's Jungle Cruise: Its Journey From Past To Present

Friday, November 11, 2022
Do you know how much this iconic experience has changed over the years?

Spooky Universal: Have you heard these Creepy Legends?

Monday, October 31, 2022
Here is a collection of spooky stories and rumors surrounding the parks to quench your thirst for the creepy and unknown!

5 Ghoulish Disney Ghost Stories You May Wish You Didn't Know!

Wednesday, October 26, 2022
There’s no better time to compile some of the most notorious ghosts said to haunt the Disney theme parks. So, boys and girls of every age, would you like to see something strange?

This Was The Most Controversial Halloween Horror Nights Ever! Do You Remember It?

Tuesday, October 25, 2022
This Halloween Horror Nights has held the reputation as one, if not the, most controversial in the event's history...

Eating At Universal Orlando Resort? Do Not Miss These Must-Try Restaurants and Meals

Saturday, October 8, 2022
Have you tried all of these delicious dining experiences?

Nervous About Trying VelociCoaster? Here's What You Should Know!

Thursday, September 1, 2022
For coaster enthusiasts, VelociCoaster is an easy must-do, but if you're a nervous rider (like me), you may be seeking out some second opinions to help you decide if it's something you believe you can tackle. This article will compare the intensity of VelociCoaster with other coasters within the Universal Orlando Resort to help you make the best possible decision for your situation.

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