Entertainment abounds in Southern California; whereas agriculture is scarce, so we crave the pastoral idea of it. With the Boysenberry Festival, the relationship between agriculture and amusement has come full circle at Knott's.
Pirates at the Caribbean at Disneyland is a stronger experience. There's a physical story of sorts that is much stronger at the beginning, bridging the gap between an embarkation in New Orleans Square and the Caribbean.
Disneyland Resort (DLR) and Walt Disney World (WDW) are aimed at two very different vacation experiences. In my opinion, they're both very good at what they're doing, but their audiences and experiences differ greatly.
Disney's scary "alone in the dark" attraction proved too intense for their audience and was redressed as a humorous Stitch attraction.
A theme park is the last place you expect to a pass a Silent Night -- but in the name of joy to the world, the best theme parks in the U.S. err on the side of extreme in their holiday celebrations. These six parks do a lot more than just deck the halls, and here are their most fabulously over-the-top festivities:
"Free." It's everyone's favorite four-letter word, and one especially dear to travelers the world over. Want to get something for nothing? Check out these 10 no-strings-attached travel offers.
Escape the dreary cold this winter and seek the thrills of one of summer's greatest highlights: amusement parks. These fantastic parks offer the best ...
I don't know if you are aware of this, but we penguins have our pride. In my case, I'm no run-of-the-mill bird. I'm a King penguin, in fact--bred fo...
As these theme parks testify, your next family vacation doesn't have to be a series of long queues for the same old roller coasters, giant swings, or Ferris wheels.
On October 2, the Queen Mary opened its 2014 season of Dark Harbor, debuting intriguing additions to the already thrilling Halloween event. While it ...
It wasn't even 6:45 when the Tricksters opened the gates, glowering at all who entered. Just past the entrance, a crowd accreted, anticipating the opening moment in front of a house-like façade decorated with flat wooden skulls, tombstones, and tarot cards.
Shortly after getting my Knott's Scary Farm Season Pass validated, I had a taste of what is in store for this year, as Knott's invited media to see what goes on backstage while final preparations are made for opening night.
Located in Florida, Disney World is the flagship of Disney's worldwide resort empire and has four theme parks: Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Disney's Animal Kingdom. From Fantasmic to Hakuna Matata, the resort is filled with magic!
There's always something new cooking at Disney World. From new attractions and parades to improved smartphone apps and massive park expansions (and, yes, price increases), here's what to expect at Walt Disney World in 2014.
Whether you're craving one more trip to the beach or are searching for the perfect end-of-summer festival, getting away has never been quicker, easier -- or more affordable.
We talked to a bunch of current and former theme park "cast members" to get the inside scoop on what it's like to work in that mystical wonderland. After they were finished, we couldn't look at Mickey the same way ever again.