Theme Parks: Most Popular Articles
Roller coasters are all about out-of-control speed -- and crazy heights. Get the lowdown on the world's ten tallest coasters. Updated in 2014.
A day at Disney World isn't complete without at least one treat. Here are the Florida resort's 10 best snacks and desserts.
Do you have a need for speed? Race over for an overview, updated in 2014, of the world's 10 fastest roller coasters.
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.
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.
About.com's Theme Parks Guide picks the top 10 can't-miss attractions at the Florida resort.
Overview of Disney's Free Admission on Your Birthday offer for 2009 at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World.
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.
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.
Info and review of the classic Spook-A-Rama dark ride at Coney Island.
To help you plan your visit, let's run down the top ten best casual, counter-service restaurants at Disney World. Updated in 2013.
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.
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.
It's one of the more picturesque and themed of the Six Flags parks. Learn more about Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio to help plan your visit.
Roller coasters are known for speed and height, but what about length? Discover the top 10 longest roller coasters in the world. Updated in 2014.
Discover the best Disneyland dining, as determined by some of the most popular and respected travel journalists covering the California theme park resort.
One of the ten best snacks and desserts at the Disneyland Resort is sweet potato fries at the Hungry Bear. Read more about the Critter Country delicacy.
Easily find all of the major (and most minor) parks. If it coasts, spins, delivers thrills, or has anything to do with people dressed up as cute, furry characters, it's in here!
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Ohio, complete with descriptions and links.
Are you planning your vacation to Florida theme parks? Wanna save some $? Learn about the latest (updated August 25, 2014) deals and special offers.
Are you planning a trip to Disneyland? Check out About.com's top picks for the rides at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Georgia, complete with descriptions and links.
Are you planning a vacation to Disneyland and other parks? Wanna save some $? Get the latest (updated August 25, 2014) California theme park deals.
Are you planning a trip to Disney World? Find out the best things to do and make your visit a special and memorable one.
Are you planning a cruise aboard the Disney Fantasy? Get the info you need for a smooth sailing.
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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.
You're a wimp. You're going to Disney World. What rides should you skip and what should you try?
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.
Planning to visit Universal Studios Hollywood? Cut through the clutter and learn how to get ticket discounts and deals, updated for 2014.
Lots of indoor water parks claim to be the biggest, but they can't all be true. So, which water park, actually, is the biggest? Read on!
Are you ready to ride the rails? The Theme Parks Guide rates the top 10 best wood and steel roller coasters in North America.
There will be plenty of not-all-that-scary stuff happening at Disneyland for Halloween. Learn about Mickey's Halloween Party and other events.
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.
Disney! Universal! SeaWorld! Florida is the theme park capital of the world. Plan your next visit with great deals, ride reviews, and more.
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.
An overview of the top 10 wooden roller coasters, including Raven at Holiday World.
The theme park capital of the world has a lot of coasters. Which ones are the best? Read on.
An overview of the top 10 Steel roller coasters, including Incredible Hulk at Islands of Adventure.
Lyrics to GRIM GRINNING GHOSTS, the theme song for the Haunted Mansion attractions at Disney theme parks.
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.
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.
What's the latest buzz at theme parks and amusement parks? What new roller coasters, attractions, rides, and shows will parks feature this year? Discover the latest and greatest happenings.
Planning a visit to Disneyland in California? Cut through the clutter and learn how to get Disneyland ticket discounts and deals.
Overview of the shuttered Hard Rock Park in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in the state of Washington, complete with descriptions and links.
Disney World is the most popular theme park resort in the world. Find out why.
Yo Ho (A Pirate's Life for Me) was made popular by Disney's The Pirates of the Caribbean ride and inspired an incredibly popular series of films.
With the opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley and the Hogwarts Express train, more visitors may be opting for Universal Orlando.
Which wooden coasters made the list as the fastest in the world? Most of them are in the U.S., and some of the fastest ones generate controversy.
Is it possible for a roller coaster to have a drop that is steeper than straight down? Not only is it possible, there are actually MANY coasters that fit the description. Which coasters are the steepest in the world? Read on.
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.
Overview of Ferrari World, the theme park in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and home to one of the world's fastest roller coasters.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Pennsylvania, complete with descriptions and links.
Are you wondering what it's like aboard the world's tallest roller coaster? Read my review of Kingda Ka, the rocket coaster at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey.
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.
Planning a trip to Disney World? Learn about the resort's Magic Your Way tickets and money-saving tips, updated February 2014.
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.
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.
It's one of Disney's signature rides. Discover why its theme, compelling story, and lavish effects are as beloved as its thrills in this review of the attraction.
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.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Texas, complete with descriptions and links.
A rundown of the top picks for the spookiest, scariest, and best haunted rides and attractions at theme parks and amusement parks.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Arizona, complete with descriptions and links.
Great Wolf Lodge brings indoor water park fun to California with its Anaheim-area resort.
Comprehensive list of water parks in Ohio, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Ohio.
An overview of the top 10 most overrated roller coasters in North America.
Comprehensive list of water parks in Texas, complete with descriptions and links.
It's 320 feet tall. Could you handle the Sky Screamer free fall drop tower ride? I did. Here's my review.
Yo ho me 'earties! It's a rollicking review of the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at the Walt Disney theme parks.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Tennessee, complete with descriptions and links.
Walt Disney World is renowned for its rides. But which ones are the best for younger children? Let's count down the top 10, shall we?
Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party replaces the blood and guts with more innocent seasonal fun. Get all the details about the 2014 event.
Review and info about the Big Shot ride atop the Stratosphere Tower in Las Vegas.
Overview of Give a Day, Get a Disney Day offer for 2010 at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World. Learn how to get a free Disney theme park ticket by giving a day of volunteer service.
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.
All of the Six Flags parks celebrate the spooky season with haunted mazes, scare zones, themed shows, and activities for younger children.
A review and overview of the Expedition Everest roller coaster attraction at Disney's Animal Kingdom, part of the Walt Disney World resort in Florida.
Heigh ho! Is the Magic Kingdom's Seven Dwarfs Mine Train a gem of a ride? Read my review.
Families with toddler, young children, and tweens can find out more about the Great Wolf Lodge indoor water park resort coming to the Boston area.
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.
Photo gallery of the Kalahari Indoor Water Park in Sandusky, Ohio
Song lyrics of the famous It's a Small World ride at Disneyland, Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom, Tokyo Disneyland.
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.
Overview of the Great Wolf Lodge indoor water park resort in Kansas City, Kansas.
With nearly two dozen Wisconsin Dells water parks, it's no wonder the town is known as the water park capital of the world. Get the info you need to plan your Wisconsin Dells water park vacation. Page 5.
Preview of the Toy Story Mania ride coming to Disney's California Adventure, part of the Disneyland Resort in California, and Disney's Hollywood Studios, the park formerly known as Disney-MGM Studios at Walt Disney World in Florida.
Do you want to get wet and have some water park fun? Find outdoor water parks, water parks that are part of theme parks, and indoor water park resorts throughout the US.
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Top picks for the best theme park rides, shows, and attractions. What is the number one theme park ride?
Would you board the world's tallest roller coaster when it opens, probably in 2016, in Florida? Read about the 520-foot Polercoaster.
Comprehensive overview of water parks in California, complete with descriptions and links.
Get the lowdown on Mission: SPACE, the space flight simulation attraction at Disney World's Epcot, and decide whether you could handle the ride.
In 2010, Universal Orlando opened the original Wizarding World and followed that success with the 2014 debut of Diagon Alley. What is next for Potter?
Overview and review of Summit Plummet water slide at Blizzard Beach water park in Walt Disney World, Florida.
Great new roller coasters will be opening in 2014 at parks such as Kings Island, Six Flags Great America, Coney Island, and Disney World. Read on!
A review and overview of the Revenge of the Mummy roller coaster/dark ride attraction at Universal Studios Florida.
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.
Overview of the Las Vegas Wet Indoor Water Park and Theme Park Resort and Casino scheduled to open in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Weird and wonderful facts about the Haunted Mansion rides at the Disney theme parks.
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Review and info about Top Thrill Dragster rocket coaster at Cedar Point in Ohio.
Are you wondering where the drama/comedy was filmed? Wonder no more.
Photo gallery of Geauga Lake theme park and Wildwater Kingdom water park in Ohio, including Dominator and Villain roller coasters and Liquid Lightning Funnel ride.
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.
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.
It's the 24th annual Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando. Find out what the park has in store -- to scare the living daylights out of you.
Find all Six Flags amusement parks and theme parks, complete with descriptions and links.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Illinois, complete with descriptions and links.
Photo Gallery of Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California.
If you are thinking of booking a stay at the Great Wolf Lodge indoor water park resort in Concord, North Carolina, get all the info you need to plan your vacation.
Overview of Discovery Cove theme park, a swim with dolphins experience adjacent to SeaWorld Orlando. Includes admission info and a review of the attractions and amenities.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in North Carolina, complete with descriptions and links.
Interview with Steve Baker, President of Freestyle Music Park in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, about his plans for the property formerly known as Hard Rock Park.
Overview of the best indoor theme parks, with links to park profiles, photos, ride reviews, and more. Get the info you need to help plan your indoor theme park visits.
Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Place? Why yes I can! Get all the info for your visit to Sesame Place theme park in Pennsylvania.
Go to a galaxy far, far away with About.com as the Theme Parks Guide reviews Star Tours - The Adventures Continue, the Star Tours ride at Disneyland and Disney Hollywood Studios.
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.
Want to take a Forbidden Journey with Harry Potter? Read my review of the Universal Orlando ride.
Review and overview of the Haunted Mansion ride at the Disney theme parks.
A profile of the enormously popular indoor water parks in Wisconsin Dells, including history, photos, and links to all of the indoor water parks.
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.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Nevada, including Las Vegas, complete with descriptions and links. Includes Las Vegas coasters and attractions.
Are you planning a trip to Disney World? About.com's Disney World tips, including the best rides and shows, will help make your visit a special and memorable one.
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.
The top 10 most underrated roller coasters in North America may get no respect, but they deserve your attention. Discover which rides make the cut.
It never opened. But you can read about the plans for Grand Empire, the indoor water park and theme park resort in Georgia.
Overview of the Kalahari indoor water park resort. Includes info about admission rates, attractions, the hotel, and more to help you plan your vacation.
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.
Learn how to eliminate lines at Disneyland and Walt Disney World with the Fastpass program. Includes tips, instructions, and a list of Fastpass-enabled attractions.
Are you thinking of booking a vacation at Aulani, Disney's resort and spa on Oahu in Hawaii? This review will help you learn more about the property and plan your trip.
Ten of the most unusual items for sale at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Page 6.