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.
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, including Monsieur Paul.
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.
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.
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.
To help you plan your visit, let's run down the top ten best casual, counter-service restaurants at Disney World. Updated in 2013.
A day at Disney World isn't complete without at least one treat. Here are the Florida resort's 10 best snacks and desserts.
Lyrics to GRIM GRINNING GHOSTS, the theme song for the Haunted Mansion attractions at Disney theme parks.
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.
Let's run down the top picks for the best theme park rides and attractions. Which one grabs the top spot?
Are you planning a trip to Disneyland? Check out About.com's top picks for the rides at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure.
Are you planning a trip to Disney World? Find out the best things to do and make your visit a special and memorable one.
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.
Discover the best Disneyland dining, as determined by some of the most popular and respected travel journalists covering the California theme park resort.
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.
One of the ten best snacks and desserts at the Disneyland Resort is the Matterhorn Macaroon at the Jolly Holiday Bakery. Read more about the Main Street U.S.A. delicacy.
Are you planning a vacation to Disneyland and other parks? Wanna save some $? Get the latest (updated September 30, 2014) California theme park deals.
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!
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.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Ohio, complete with descriptions and links.
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.
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!
An overview of the top 10 Steel roller coasters, including Incredible Hulk at Islands of Adventure.
Are you planning your vacation to Florida theme parks? Wanna save some $? Learn about the latest (updated September 30, 2014) deals and special offers.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Georgia, complete with descriptions and links.
Are you ready to ride the rails? The Theme Parks Guide rates the top 10 best wood and steel roller coasters in North America.
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.
Planning to visit Universal Studios Hollywood? Cut through the clutter and learn how to get ticket discounts and deals, updated for 2014.
Planning a visit to Disneyland in California? Cut through the clutter and learn how to get Disneyland ticket discounts and deals.
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.
Weird and wonderful facts about the Haunted Mansion rides at the Disney theme parks.
A countdown of the best theme park rides in North America, including Curse of DarKastle.
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.
Disney! Universal! SeaWorld! Florida is the theme park capital of the world. Plan your next visit with great deals, ride reviews, and more.
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.
An overview of the top 10 wooden roller coasters, including Raven at Holiday World.
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.
You're a wimp. You're going to Disney World. What rides should you skip and what should you try?
Disney World is the most popular theme park resort in the world. Find out why.
Would you board the world's tallest roller coaster when it opens, probably in 2016, in Florida? Read about the 520-foot Polercoaster.
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.
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.
Yo ho me 'earties! It's a rollicking review of the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at the Walt Disney theme parks.
The theme park capital of the world has a lot of coasters. Which ones are the best? Read on.
A rundown of the top picks for the spookiest, scariest, and best haunted rides and attractions at theme parks and amusement parks.
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.
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.
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.
Get the lowdown on Mission: SPACE, the space flight simulation attraction at Disney World's Epcot, and decide whether you could handle the ride.
Overview of Ferrari World, the theme park in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and home to one of the world's fastest roller coasters.
A review and overview of Expedition Everest at Disney's Animal Kingdom, part of the Disney World resort in Florida.
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.
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?
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Pennsylvania, complete with descriptions and links.
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.
There will be plenty of not-all-that-scary stuff happening at Disneyland for Halloween. Learn about Mickey's Halloween Party and other events.
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.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Texas, complete with descriptions and links.
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.
A charming (and moderately thrilling) ride based on the Pixar film,
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.
Overview of Outlaw Run, the wooden roller coaster debuting at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri in 2013. And get this: It will go upside down.
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.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Tennessee, complete with descriptions and links.
Overview and profile of the The Great Serengeti Waterpark Resort located in the Owatonna, Minnesota Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites.
How scary is Halloween Horror Nights 24 at Universal Studios Florida? Is AVP, The Walking Dead, and other mazes among the highlights? Read my review.
Comprehensive list of water parks in Ohio, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Ohio.
All of the Six Flags parks celebrate the spooky season with haunted mazes, scare zones, themed shows, and activities for younger children.
Heigh ho! Is the Magic Kingdom's Seven Dwarfs Mine Train a gem of a ride? Read my review.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in the state of Washington, complete with descriptions and links.
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.
A surprising number of theme parks -- even in colder locations -- deck their halls and offer holiday fun. Find out where to meet Santa AND ride coasters.
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.
An overview of the top 10 most overrated roller coasters.
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.
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.
Overview of the Kalahari indoor water park resort. Includes info about admission rates, attractions, the hotel, and more to help you plan your vacation.
Overview of the Las Vegas Wet Indoor Water Park and Theme Park Resort and Casino scheduled to open in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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.
Sure, it gets pretty darn cold in Minnesota in the winter. But that shouldn't prevent you from frolicking at a water park. Find an indoor water park in Minnesota and enjoy watery fun all year long.
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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.
Will you be heading to Disney World? Do you want to dine at some of its great restaurants? You should plan ahead and make reservations. Learn how.
Overview and review of Summit Plummet water slide at Blizzard Beach water park in Walt Disney World, Florida.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in North Carolina, complete with descriptions and links.
Want to take a Forbidden Journey with Harry Potter? Read my review of the Universal Orlando ride.
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.
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.
Review and overview of the Soarin' attraction at Walt Disney World's Epcot in Florida.
Are you planning a cruise aboard the Disney Fantasy? Get the info you need for a smooth sailing.
Discover which mazes to visit and the best ways to experience Halloween Haunt 2014 at Kings Island.
An overview of Cypress Gardens, the traditional theme park in Winter Haven, Florida.
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.
A profile of the enormously popular indoor water parks in Wisconsin Dells, including history, photos, and links to all of the indoor water parks.
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.
A review of the Revenge of the Mummy roller coaster/dark ride attraction at Universal Studios Florida.
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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.
Review and overview of the Haunted Mansion ride at the Disney theme parks.
Discover the best Universal Orlando dining, as determined by some of the most popular and respected travel writers covering the Florida theme park resort.
Read my review to learn why the featured Diagon Alley ride in Universal Studios Florida, Harry Potter and the Escape From Gringotts, rates 5 stars.
Find all Six Flags amusement parks and theme parks, complete with descriptions and links.
Comprehensive list of water parks in Minnesota, complete with descriptions and links. Discover all of the outdoor and indoor water parks in Minnesota.
Comprehensive list of water parks in Texas, complete with descriptions and links.
At least half the fun of going to Disney World is meeting Mickey Mouse and the gang, and character dining may be the best way to score face time. Get the info you need to plan a character meal.
Another huge indoor water park hotel is on its way to the Poconos. See what's on tap for the Kalahari Resort in the Pennsylvania mountains.
A rundown of the 10 worst things at theme parks and amusement parks.
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.
Song lyrics of the famous It's a Small World ride at Disneyland, Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom, Tokyo Disneyland.
Comprehensive list of amusement parks and theme parks in Illinois, complete with descriptions and links.
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.
Overview of the popular park. Theme Parks.
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.
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.
An overview of the hydraulic launch system that powers the record-breaking Kingda Ka roller coaster at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey .
It is one of the most astonishing theme park attractions ever built. Learn why Spider-Man merits a five-star rating.
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 Wild Woods Indoor Water Park at the Elk River/Rogers Holiday Inn in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Overview of Canada's Wonderland theme park near Toronto.