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  • Winter is here! Time to visit the parks

    Winter is here! Time to visit the parks
    Winter in Florida is the best time of the year. The cooler weather makes this time ideal for enjoying the outdoors, whether at parks, zoos or playgrounds or in your own backyard.   Winter is also a great time to visit Florida's theme parks. January...
  • 32 best new theme park additions of 2015

    32 best new theme park additions of 2015
    Looking ahead to 2015, theme parks around the world are planning to add a host of new attractions designed to thrill ride enthusiasts. Consider this a tentative and fluid list of new attractions on tap across the globe. As is often the case, some...
  • Taking the Kids -- and soaking up the holiday spirit at a theme park

    Taking the Kids -- and soaking up the holiday spirit at a theme park
    The Schmidts were waiting in line at 7:30 a.m., snacks and sandwiches at the ready. But they weren't hoping for a holiday deal. They just wanted to soak up the holiday spirit -- as soon as Disneyland opened at 8 a.m. They'd driven 565 miles from Redding,...
  • Dragons, drags dominate theme parks in 2014

    Dragons, drags dominate theme parks in 2014
    The single word I've picked to describe the year in theme parks: Emotional. The highs and lows have seemed more extreme this year, through glorious grand openings and gut-wrenching-to-some closings. Here are my five most emotional moments of 2014, times...
  • Tecnología mientras espera en la larga fila

    Tecnología mientras espera en la larga fila
    Ya no es suficiente entretener a los visitantes de los parques de diversiones. Tienes que hacerlos parte de la acción. Los elementos interactivos se están convirtiendo en algo cada vez más común y más sofisticado en las atracciones. Los visitantes...
  • Five theme park favorites that make us festive

    Five theme park favorites that make us festive
    We haven't made all the seasonal theme-park stops yet, but here are the top five we look forward to, and not just because they give us a lump in our throats. •5. Storm the castle. Sure, Disney has "Frozen" front and center at Cinderella Castle this...
  • Don't miss: Holidays at Universal Orlando

    Don't miss: Holidays at Universal Orlando
    WHAT: Universal Orlando kicks off holiday celebrations Saturday with a famous parade, an infamous green meanie and a familiar Christmas-music artist. Mannheim Steamroller will be in concert on six nights — Saturday, Sunday, Dec. 12, 13, 20 and 21...
  • Only in Orlando: Theme park rides unique to Florida

    Only in Orlando: Theme park rides unique to Florida
    The big theme-park companies usually know a good thing when they see it. That's why Transformers rides and Space Mountains keep popping up around the world. But some Central Florida attractions maintain one-and-only status — you won't find their...
  • Universal plans new project on Turkey Lake Road

    Universal plans new project on Turkey Lake Road
    Universal Orlando Resort is planning a construction project at the southern part of its property, according to documents it has filed with the state. Universal would not say what it will build on the property east of Turkey Lake Road and south of its...
  • Cómo y dónde encontrar los personajes en los parques temáticos?

    Cómo y dónde encontrar los personajes en los parques temáticos?
    Cuando muchos viajeros planifican sus vacaciones para los parques de atracciones de nuestra ciudad, se hacen la idea de que van a encontrarse con sus personajes y figuras favoritas desde que llegan. Así las cosas, sus vacaciones ideales son ver por...
  • Universal wins three Thea Awards for Harry Potter attractions

    Universal wins three Thea Awards for Harry Potter attractions
    Universal Orlando won three Thea Awards on Tuesday for work based on its new Harry Potter attractions, including the Escape from Gringotts ride, the Hogwarts Express train and its interactive wands. The Thea Awards are presented by the Themed...