theme parks

Orlando Transforms into “Halloween Capital of the World”

by Anthony Manzanares on September 26, 2016

In a two-month Celebration with over 130 nights of activities, [easyazon_link identifier=”1628090308″ locale=”US” tag=”thetravelersway-20″]Orlando, Florida[/easyazon_link] becomes the Halloween Capital of the World featuring every type of activity imaginable – from extreme adult scares to kid-friendly frights. You’ll find popular villains from movies and television, as well as the U.S.’s largest horror convention, Spooky Empire. Here […]


25 Family Friendly Attractions in Orlando Under $25

by Mary Jo Manzanares on August 29, 2016

Home to seven of the world’s top theme parks, [easyazon_link identifier=”1628871741″ locale=”US” tag=”thetravelersway-20″]Orlando[/easyazon_link], Florida, is the No. 1 family vacation destination, theme park capital of the world, and most visited destination in the United States.  An unparalleled mix of experiences create memories for visitors, including legendary theme parks from Disney, [easyazon_link identifier=”1628090308″ locale=”US” tag=”thetravelersway-20″]Universal[/easyazon_link] and […]


Theme Park Weekend in Minneapolis

by Mary Jo Manzanares on January 6, 2014

Nickelodeon Universe theme park

When you’re looking for an affordable family theme park weekend, it’s easy to get scared away by the price tag on many of the big name theme parks. But sometimes you want a more affordable option, something a little slower pace that still delivers lots of fun. That’s what I found myself looking for and, […]


Theme Parks in London Providing an Adrenaline Rush

by Guest Contributor on November 4, 2013

TTW suitcase

So, you’re done with London’s high street shopping, have visited London Eye and Buckingham Palace, and had a few drinks in a local pub. But is that all? It’s time to begin your next adventure at one of the theme parks in London. Put your hands in the air and scream out loud and head […]


Awesome American Theme Parks

by Guest Contributor on July 25, 2013

Millennium Force at Cedar Point Ohio

When they talk about Americans “super-sizing”, they’re not just referring to their fast food. Somehow everything in America seems to be done on a much larger scale, from supermarkets to cars, festivals to movie special effects. And the same is very much true of American theme parks. These incredible places are visited by millions of […]


Guests visiting Walt Disney World Resort will be pleasantly surprised at some of the changes that have taken place. While some changes are subtle, others are nice additions, and still others were highly anticipated and well worth the wait. New for 2013 will be “Limited Time Magic”.  A yearlong surprise party of sort that will feature impromptu special […]


Hotel Review: Art of Animation Resort at Walt Disney World

by Jenni Ingersoll on December 28, 2012

Lion King

A new Value Resort property has opened at Walt Disney World allowing vacationers to feel immersed in some of the most popular Disney-Pixar films.  Art of Animation Resort opened in phases between May and September 2012, with four separate wings each celebrating the rich stories, characters and animation of The Lion King, Finding Nemo, The Little Mermaid and […]

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Dreams Come True at Disney’s New Fantasyland

by Jenni Ingersoll on December 17, 2012

When Walt Disney shared his concepts for a theme park in Florida, the results became Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World.  Themed areas within Magic Kingdom pay tribute to the adventurous wild west, colonial America, exotic ports of call, outer space travel and beloved fairy tales.  One section, known as Fantasyland, was every princess lovers dream […]


Five Easy Steps to Planning a Disney Vacation

by Jenni Ingersoll on July 9, 2012

Without advanced planning, Disney vacationers may become overwhelmed with possibilities, experience long waits at restaurants, and find their trip slightly less than happy.  However, taking five steps toward planning a trip to Walt Disney World Resort can turn a disastrous experience into a relaxing and memorable visit, the first of many to come. Secure your accommodations — Guests need to […]


Ten Money Saving Tips for a Disney World Adventure

by Jenni Ingersoll on July 2, 2012

I love to shop sales, clip coupons and dive into the bargain basement.  While I would never settle for quantity over quality, I get a rush over saving a little green here and there.  Let’s face it, in today’s economy we are all seeking the thrill of a discount, especially when it comes to luxuries […]

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