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New Theme Park Rides for Summer 2014
Theme Parks / Travel News

New Theme Park Rides for Summer 2014

Summer theme park season is nearly here, and the big parks across the country have once again created a number of new rides and attractions. Two of the biggest and… Read More…

Disney Lawsuit: Frivolous Claims or Discrimination?
Family/Kids Travel / Theme Parks / Travel News

Disney Lawsuit: Frivolous Claims or Discrimination?

Sixteen families with autistic children have filed a lawsuit against Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. The reaction online has been divisive, to say the least. Is this a frivolous lawsuit… Read More…

Disney Lawsuit: Families With Autism Claim ADA Violation
Theme Parks / Travel News

Disney Lawsuit: Families With Autism Claim ADA Violation

Sixteen families with autistic children have filed a lawsuit against the Walt Disney Company for violating the Americans with Disabilities Act, based on its new policies for disabled guests. Last… Read More…

The Best Theme Park Christmas Events for 2013
Theme Parks

The Best Theme Park Christmas Events for 2013

It’s time to deck the halls! All around the country major theme parks are celebrating the holidays with their own twist. Whether you’re heading to a park in Florida, California,… Read More…

Grumpy Cat Went to Disneyland and Your Cat Can Too
Pop Culture Travel / Theme Parks / Travel with Pets

Grumpy Cat Went to Disneyland and Your Cat Can Too

This week everyone’s favorite Grumpy Cat took a trip to Disneyland. Needless to say, she was not amused. She and Grumpy, the dwarf, seemed to agree that the park’s reputation… Read More…

Disney Cracks Down on Disability Pass Abuse
Theme Parks / Travel News

Disney Cracks Down on Disability Pass Abuse

Guests with special needs will no longer be able to skip all lines because of changes to the Disney disability pass program.

How Safe is That Roller Coaster? Amusement Park Regulation Debated
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How Safe is That Roller Coaster? Amusement Park Regulation Debated

Last week, roller-coaster patron Rosy Esparza fell to her death on Texas Giant at Six Flags Over Texas. Many are speculating over what caused this accident. Some sources agree that… Read More…

6 Ways to Save Money & Find the Most Value at the Theme Park
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6 Ways to Save Money & Find the Most Value at the Theme Park

It’s no secret that a day at Disneyland, Six Flags or Universal can easily empty your pocket books. If you plan ahead and do your research there are lots of… Read More…

Travel Tip: When is a Theme Park VIP Pass Worth It?
Family/Kids Travel / Theme Parks / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: When is a Theme Park VIP Pass Worth It?

Come summer, theme parks and attractions are—well, zoos. But there are ways you can beat the crowds. Avoiding long waits is why Disney has its FastPass option, which lets you… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Theme Park Attractions for Summer 2013
Family/Kids Travel / Theme Parks / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Theme Park Attractions for Summer 2013

As summer approaches, it’s time to think about how to keep the kids entertained. And some of the big theme parks are coming up with creative ways to get your… Read More…

The Dirty Secret to Cutting Walt Disney World Lines
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The Dirty Secret to Cutting Walt Disney World Lines

A trip to Walt Disney World is a rite of passage for most families, but the three-hour Disney lines might not be for everyone. Wealthy and competitive moms have come… Read More…