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Nick Sim




United Kingdom


Founder of Theme Park Tourist and a lifelong fan of everything Disney and Universal. He loved everything about Theme Parks and his goal in starting the site was to create a resource that could help fans make the most of their park trips, and to make visiting theme parks a little more affordable by capturing as many money-saving tricks as possible.

Articles by Nick Sim:

Summary: Walt Disney World, Universal on Lockdown as Hurricane Matthew Approaches

Friday, October 7, 2016
Walt Disney World’s theme parks will be closed today for the first time in over a decade, as Central Florida braces itself for the impact of Hurricane Matthew.

7 Disney Movies That Are Grossly Underrepresented at the Theme Parks

Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Let's indulge in a little armchair Imagineering real fast and take a look at some of Disney's most famous films that haven't quite made an impression at Disney parks.

The Top 50 Theme Parks in the World

Monday, May 16, 2016
Theme Park Tourist's guide to the 50 most popular theme parks in the world. How many of the globe's best parks have you visited?

25 Incredible New Theme Park Attractions Opening in 2016

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Take a look at 25 of the most unique and incredible new theme park experiences coming in 2016.

What Happens After You Go to the Restroom at Walt Disney World is Pretty Amazing

Thursday, April 7, 2016
Have you ever wondered what happens after you go to the restroom at Walt Disney World? The answer may amaze you.

16 Stunning New Roller Coasters Opening in 2016

Friday, April 1, 2016
These are the most intriguing new roller coasters making their debuts this year...

20 Amazing New Theme Parks Opening by 2020

Sunday, March 20, 2016
Disney, Universal and Six Flags are among the companies planning to open stunning new theme parks over the next few years. Take a look at 20 amazing parks that should be up-and-running by 2020.

Possibilityland: 10 Incredible Disney Theme Parks You’ll NEVER Visit

Monday, August 24, 2015
Join us on a fascinating tour as we discover the parks that Disney devised, but which we'll never get to visit.

Back to the Future's Doc Brown Saved Universal Studios Florida. This is How.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
In-Depth Retrospective: Take a look back at Back to the Future: The Ride, the attraction that saved Universal Studios Florida.

This is What Became of Michael Jackson's Private Neverland Theme Park

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Discover the full story behind Neverland, the private theme park that Michael Jackson built for himself in California.

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