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The 10 Tallest Roller Coasters in the World
Roller coasters are all about out-of-control speed -- and crazy heights. Get the lowdown on the world's 10 tallest coasters. Updated for 2015.
What a Rush! The World's 10 Fastest Roller...
Do you have a need for speed? Race over for an overview, updated for 2015, of the world's 10 fastest roller coasters.
Get Wet at Ohio Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Ohio, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Ohio.
Is Six Flags' Line-Skipping Flash Pass Worth...
You don't have to wait in long lines at Six Flags with the Flash Pass program. But you'll have to pay extra for it. Is it worth it? Let's figure it out.
Have You Experienced Universal Orlando's Best...
Some of the world's best theme park rides are found at Universal Orlando. Let's count down the 12 best attractions you shouldn't miss at the resort.
Eat, Drink, and Be Mickey: Disney World's 10...
The top ten best table-service restaurants at Walt Disney World, as determined by some of the most popular and respected travel journalists covering the Florida theme park resort.
Does Disney Offer Free Admission on Your...
Overview of Disney's Free Admission on Your Birthday offer for 2009 at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World.
A Lotta Water: The World's Biggest Indoor Water...
Lots of indoor water parks claim to be the biggest, but that's impossible. So, which water park, actually, is the biggest? Read on! Updated in 2015.
Don't Miss these Disney World Rides
About.com's Theme Parks Guide picks the top 10 can't-miss attractions at the Florida resort.
The Water Is Warm Year-Round at the Top 10...
Number 10 in our list of the top indoor water parks, Castaway Bay features plenty of activities, an interactive water play center and a wave pool.
Disneyland's 10 Best Table Service Restaurants
Sure, you love the rides. But did you know that the Disneyland Resort has some great places to eat? Here are the 10 best table-service restaurants.
The Ultimate Guide to Indoor Water Parks
Who says you can't ride down water slides even when it's freezing or raining outside? Find all indoor water parks, including hotels with water parks.
Eat, Drink, and Be Mickey - Disney World's Best...
If you are heading to Disney World, here are the top ten best table-service and the top ten best casual restaurants at Walt Disney World.
Top 10 Walt Disney World Thrill Rides
Planning a trip to Walt Disney World? Want to know which rides are the most thrilling at the Florida resort? Then check out this list of the top ten can't-miss rides for the thrill-seekers in your group.
18 New York Theme Parks Jam-Packed with Fun
Find all theme parks and amusement parks in the state of New York -- the home of one of the world's first and most famous amusement parks, Coney Island.
A Loooong Ride. The 10 Biggest Coasters.
Roller coasters are known for speed and height, but what about length? Discover the top 10 longest roller coasters in the world. Updated in 2015.
The 10 Best Yummy Desserts at Disney World
A day at Disney World isn't complete without at least one treat. Here are the Florida resort's 10 best snacks and desserts.
Want to Go Really Fast? Ride the Top 10 Fastest...
Which wooden coasters are the fastest in the world as of 2015? Most of them are in the U.S., and some of the fastest ones generate controversy.
You Can't Miss These 10 Disneyland Rides
Are you planning a trip to Disneyland? Check out About.com's top picks for the rides at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure.
Pennsylvania Amusement Parks and Theme Parks
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Pennsylvania, complete with descriptions and links.
Looking for Theme Parks in the U.S.? Start Here.
Looking for theme parks for an upcoming vacation or day trip? You've come to the right place. Get a rundown of all the parks throughout the nation to plan your next visit.
Ride Disney World's Mountain Range
Are you planning a trip to Disney World? Want to know about all of the roller coasters at the theme parks? From mild to thrilling, I cover all of them.
Check Out Minnesota’s Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Minnesota, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Minnesota.
The Best Disney World Quick-Service Dining...
To help you plan your visit, let's run down the top ten best casual, counter-service restaurants at Disney World. Updated in 2013.
Planning a SoCal Theme Park Trip? Get the...
Are you planning a vacation to Disneyland or other parks? Wanna save some $? Get the latest (updated July 24, 2015) California theme park deals.
The Scariest Rides at Disney World's Magic...
Planning a trip to Walt Disney World? Want to know which rides are the most thrilling at the Magic Kingdom? Then check out this list of the can't-miss rides for the thrill-seekers in your group.
Camelbeach Waterpark
Overview and profile of Camelbeach Waterpark water park at Camelback Mountain Resort in Tannersville, the Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania.
10 Best Wooden Roller Coasters in North America
An overview of the top 10 wooden roller coasters, including Lightning Racer, Phoenix, and El Toro.
Awoo! Chill Out at the Great Wolf Lodge.
Are you looking for indoor water park fun at the industry's largest chain of parks? Learn about the Great Wolf Lodge resorts to plan your visit.
Stay Cool at Pennsylvania Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Pennsylvania, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Pennsylvania.
Thrill-filled Amusement and Theme Parks in Ohio...
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Ohio, complete with descriptions and links.
Indoor Water Park Fun in the Poconos
The Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania is home to a number of huge indoor water park hotels, including the nicely themed Kalahari Resort.
Stay Cool at Texas Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Texas, complete with descriptions and links.
Score Discounts on Florida Theme Park Vacations
Will you be heading to Florida's theme parks? Save some money by checking out the latest (updated July 24, 2015) special offers and deals.
Find a CoCo Key Water Resort in Your State
An overview of the CoCo Key Water Resort indoor water park hotels. Find all of the CoCo Key locations and info you need to help plan your next vacation.
Theme Parks That Don't Cost Money. Really!...
An overview of theme parks and amusement parks in North America that offer free admission and other complimentary amenities such as free parking.
Where to Get Deals and Special Offers on...
Planning a visit to Disneyland in California? Cut through the clutter and learn how to get Disneyland ticket discounts and deals.
The 10 Best Snacks at the Happiest Place on Earth
A day at the park isn't complete without at least one treat. Here are the Disneyland Resort's 10 best things to eat.
Could You Handle the World's Steepest Roller...
Can a roller coaster have a drop that is steeper than straight down? Yup. Which coasters are the steepest in the world? Read on. Updated in 2015.
Wait. What? I'm Going on THAT? Walt Disney...
You're a wimp. You're going to Disney World. What rides should you skip and what should you try?
Tennessee Theme Parks and Amusement Parks
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Tennessee, complete with descriptions and links.
Poconos Indoor Water Park Fun at Aquatopia.
One of North America's largest indoor water parks is in the Pocono Mountains. Learn more about Aquatopia at Camelback Lodge.
What Happened to Geauga Lake, Six Flags Ohio,...
There its still a Geauga Lake water park. But find out what happened to the amusement park as well as Six Flags Ohio and SeaWorld Ohio.
10 Best Steel Roller Coasters
What is your favorite steel roller coaster? Did it make the top 10 list?
You'll Love the Coasters at Knoebels
It's one of the most charming amusement parks in the US. Check out this overview of Knoebels Amusement Resort in Pennsylvania to help you plan your visit.
Get Wet at Illinois Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Illinois, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Illinois.
You Have to Ride the 20 Best Roller Coasters
Are you ready to ride the rails? The Theme Parks Guide rates the top 10 best wood and steel roller coasters in North America.
Zoombezi Bay Water Park at the Columbus Zoo and...
Overview and profile of Zoombezi Bay water park at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Powell, Ohio. The water park used to be known as Wyandot Lake.
Indoor Water Park Fun in California with Great...
Great Wolf Lodge brings indoor water park fun to California with its Anaheim-area resort.
Illinois Indoor Water Parks
Don't let cold and rainy weather (something that's found in abundance in Illinois) prevent you from visiting a water park. Find an indoor water park in Illinois and enjoy year-round watery fun.
Cool Down at Indiana Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Indiana, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Indiana.
Find Theme and Amusement Parks in Washington
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in the state of Washington, complete with descriptions and links.
The Ultimate Guide to Disney World Tickets
Planning a trip to Disney World? Learn about the resort's Magic Your Way tickets and money-saving tips. Updated February 2015.
24 Fun-Packed California Theme Parks
The home of Disneyland has lots of other parks. Discover all of the amusement parks and theme parks in California as well as how to plan your next visit.
Disney World Tips
Are you planning a trip to Disney World? About.com's Disney World tips about restaurants will help make your visit a special and memorable one.
The Best Theme Parks for Young Kids
Overview of theme parks in the U.S. for families with young children. Includes links to park profiles, photo galleries, ride reviews, and other info. Parks include Legoland, Sesame Place, and Idlewild.
Cool Down at Water Parks in Massachusetts
Comprehensive list of water parks in Massachusetts, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Massachusetts.
Guide to All of Florida's Theme Parks
Disney! Universal! SeaWorld! Florida is the theme park capital of the world. Plan your next visit with great deals, ride reviews, and more.
The Original Amusement Park - Brooklyn's Coney...
Overview of Coney Island, the landmark amusement area and boardwalk in New York City's Brooklyn. Includes info and reviews of Coney Island rides, ticket info, directions, and more.
Top 4 Thrill Rides at Epcot
Planning a trip to Walt Disney World? Want to know which rides are the most thrilling at Epcot? A list of the can't-miss rides for the thrill-seekers.
5 Indoor Water Parks in Pennsylvania
It can get mighty cold in Pennsylvania during the winter months. But that doesn't mean you can't hop onto a water slide. Visit an indoor water park.
North Carolina Theme Parks and Amusement Parks
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in North Carolina, complete with descriptions and links.
Find Big Coasters and Big Fun at Texas Theme...
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Texas, complete with descriptions and links.
Going to Universal Studios Hollywood? Get these...
Planning to visit Universal Studios Hollywood? Cut through the clutter and learn how to get ticket discounts and deals, updated for 2015.
All-American Coasters at Maryland's Six Flags...
Info, reviews, and visiting tips about Six Flags America, the coaster-filled theme park in the Washington, DC area.
Hersheypark: Sweet Place with Great Coasters
Overview of Hersheypark theme park in Pennsylvania.
Check Out Georgia's Theme and Amusement Parks
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Georgia, complete with descriptions and links.
Get Wet at Michigan Water Parks
Comprehensive overview of water parks in Michigan, complete with descriptions and links. Includes outdoor and indoor water parks. Get the info you need to plan your water park visit.
Holiday World Is One of the Last Independent...
Overview, ride reviews, photos, and other info about Holiday World, the theme park in Santa Claus, Indiana.
Review of Kalahari Sandusky Indoor Water Park
Overview of the Kalahari indoor water park resort. Includes info about admission rates, attractions, the hotel, and more to help you plan your vacation.
Split Rock Resort Water Park in the Poconos
Overview of the Split Rock Resort H2Oooohh! Waterpark at Lake Harmony in the Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania.
Coaster-Crazy Theme Parks
Want to know which theme parks and amusement parks around the world have the most number of roller coasters? Here they are! Updated in 2015.
Water Parks in New York
Comprehensive list of water parks in New York, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in New York.
Top Roller Coasters in Florida
The theme park capital of the world has a lot of coasters. Which ones are the best? Read on.
Looking for Water Parks? Start Here.
Looking for water parks for an upcoming vacation or day trip? Or do you just want to cool down? Get a rundown of all the parks throughout the nation.
Check Out the CoCo Key Water Resort in Danvers,...
Overview of the CoCo Key Water Resort indoor water park at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Danvers, Massachusetts.
Wildwater Kingdom Water Park at Geauga Lake
Overview of Wildwater Kingdom Water Park at Geauga Lake, Ohio.
Get Wet at Maryland Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Maryland, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Maryland.
Theme Parks and Amusement Parks in Michigan
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Michigan, complete with descriptions and links.
Disneyland's Top 10 Quick and Casual Restaurants
When you are done riding Space Mountain, where are you going to eat? Here are the Disneyland Resort's 10 best casual and quick-service restaurants.
CoCo Key Mt. Laurel
Get the info you need to plan your visit to the CoCo Key Mt. Laurel Water Resort, an indoor water park hotel in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey.
Waldameer Has One Heck of a Roller Coaster
Overview of Waldameer Amusement Resort in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Stay Cool at Georgia Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Georgia, complete with descriptions and links.
Splash and Splish at NY's Splish Splash Water...
Review and overview of the popular Riverhead, New York park.
Great Coasters at PA's Dorney Park
Overview of Dorney Park amusement park in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
Michigan Indoor Water Parks
No matter what the weather report may be (including Michigan's sometimes brutal winters), you can still visit a water park-- if it's inside.
Get Wet at Tennessee Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Tennessee, complete with descriptions and links.
Get Wet at Six Flags Water Park Near Atlanta
Are you planning a visit to Six Flags White Water Atlanta water park in Georgia? Get the lowdown on tickets, rides, and other info before you go.
Calypso Waterpark
Find out what makes Calypso Waterpark in Limoges, Ontario the largest water park in Canada.
Would You Dare Ride the World's Tallest...
Are you wondering what it's like aboard the world's tallest coaster? Read my review of Kingda Ka at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey.
CoCo Key Waterbury
Overview of the CoCo Key Water Resort Waterbury in Waterbury, Connecticut. Get the info you need to help plan your CoCo Key water park visit.
Find a Six Flags Theme Park in Your Area
Find all Six Flags amusement parks and theme parks, complete with descriptions and links.
These Roller Coasters Don't Live Up to the Hype
Which coasters don't live up to the hype? These 10, for a variety of reasons, are the most disappointing. Updated in 2015.
Check Out Arizona’s Amusement and Theme...
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Arizona, complete with descriptions and links.
Find Water Parks in California
Comprehensive overview of water parks in California, complete with descriptions and links.
Get Wet at Connecticut Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Connecticut, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Connecticut.
Coasters and More Fit for Royalty at Kings Island
It's one of the country's biggest and best amusement parks and home to some of the most acclaimed roller coasters. Learn more about Kings Island near Cincinnati, Ohio.
Can You Name Florida's Tallest Rides? Betcha...
There are lots of coasters and other rides in Florida. Let's identify the seven tallest. The results might surprise you.
Discover the Louisville Amusement Park,...
Let's explore Kentucky Kingdom, the amusement park located on the grounds of the Kentucky State Fair.
I'm a Wimp! Could I Handle Universal's Escape...
The centerpiece attraction of Universal Studio Florida's Diagon Alley is Harry Potter and the Escape From Gringotts. Just how scary is the coaster?
Amusement Parks and Theme Parks in Illinois
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Illinois, complete with descriptions and links.
Theme Parks and Amusement Parks in New Jersey
Comprehensive overview of amusement parks and theme parks in New Jersey, complete with descriptions and links.
Virginia's Amusement Parks and Theme Parks
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Virginia, complete with descriptions and links.
How to Have Winter Fun at Cedar Point
There are more ways to have fun in Sandusky, Ohio than Cedar Point. Castaway Bay, the indoor water park and hotel, that is operated by Cedar Point, offers year-round coasters and slides. Learn more about the resort.
Where to Get Wet -- Year-Round and Indoors --...
Comprehensive list of water parks in North Carolina, complete with descriptions and links.
10 Things You Must See at Disney World
Are you planning a trip to Disney World? Find out the best things to do and make your visit a special and memorable one.
Get Wet in Ohio! Find Indoor Water Parks in...
With the advent of indoor water parks in Ohio, particularly in the Sandusky area, folks are able to have year-round watery fun. Get the lowdown on all of the parks and start planning your next getaway.
Get Wet and Stay Cool at Alabama Water Parks
There are plenty of places to cool down and get wet. Discover all of the water parks in Alabama.
Get Wet at Iowa Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Iowa, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Iowa.
Top Disney's Hollywood Studios Thrill Rides
Want to know which rides are the most thrilling at Disney's Hollywood Studios? Check out this list of the can't-miss rides for thrill-seekers.
Get Wet at West Virginia Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in West Virginia, complete with descriptions and links.
All You Want to Know About Six Flags' Kingda Ka...
It debuted at Six Flags Great Adventure as the world's tallest and fastest roller coaster. Get the lowdown on the mighty Kingda Ka.
World's Tallest Coaster Coming to Florida in 2017
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SPAR Water Park in Sulphur Louisiana
Overview of the SPAR Waterpark in Sulphur, Louisiana.
Eat, Drink, & Be Mickey: Best Disneyland...
Discover the best Disneyland dining, as determined by some of the most popular and respected travel journalists covering the California theme park resort.
See Why Florida Has Some of the Best Water...
Florida water parks are the only ones in the U.S. where you can slide outdoors all year round. Find the best parks and start planning your next visit.
Looking for Thrills at Disney World's Animal...
Planning a trip to Walt Disney World? Want to know which rides are the most thrilling at Disney's Animal Kingdom? Then check out this list of the can't-miss rides for the thrill-seekers in your group.
Some of the World's Best Coasters are at NJ's...
It's one of the biggest amusement parks in the world and boasts one of the largest collection fo roller coasters. Learn more about Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey, including ride reviews, photos, admission info, and more, to help plan your visit.
How to Plan Your Disney World Vacation
Disney World is the most popular theme park resort in the world. Find out why.
The Beach Water Park in Ohio
Overview and profile of The Beach water park in Mason, OH.
Dolly Parton's Got 2 Big Things Coming to Her...
A Dollywood expansion will bring a new hotel in 2015 and a new coaster in 2014. Get the details about what's on the way to the Tennessee resort.
Get Wet at Kentucky Water Parks
Comprehensive list of water parks in Kentucky, complete with descriptions and links.
Dolly's Got Some Great Rides at Dollywood
It started out as an ode to Dolly Parton and her music and heritage, but has grown to include some incredible coasters and rides as well. Plan your visit with an overview of Dollywood.
Wild Waves Has Great Wet AND Dry Rides
Overview of the amusement park and water park near Seattle, Washington.
Grand Empire Indoor Water Park Resort
It never opened. But you can read about the plans for Grand Empire, the indoor water park and theme park resort in Georgia.
Volcano Island Indoor Water Park Resort
Overview of the Volcano Island Indoor Water Park Resort in Fairmont, West Virginia.
See Why Cedar Point is America's Roller Coast
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See Why Canada's Wonderland is so Popular
Overview of Canada's Wonderland theme park near Toronto.

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