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Mexico's Opening a Giant Theme Park to Compete With Disney World

Mexico's Riviera Maya already draws millions of tourists every year with its pristine beaches, adventure parks, and magnificent Mayan ruins, but now, …

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A Few Rides at Disney World Were Damaged During the Hurricane, and They Unfortunately Can't Reopen

<i>This article originally appeared on Hello Giggles</i><p>For the last two days, Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida has been closed. This was all due to …

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Disney Probably Won't Find Smooth Sailing at Its Newest $5.5 Billion Theme Park

Despite all the excitement over the theme park businesses in China, Wang Xuguang, chief executive of Dalian-based Haichang Ocean Park Holdings, …

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I challenged myself to do 5 things that scare me in one day

And it involved chatting up strangers.<p>There are two things you should know about me. Number one: I rarely wear bras – not because I’m a Kim Kardashian superfan, but because I find them super annoying and generally view them as a prison for my boobs. Number two: My main WhatsApp group with my …

Wizarding World vs. Magic Kingdom: Which Celebs Love the House of Mouse, Who Prefers Harry Potter and Who's Playing for Both Teams

1 of 17<p>Abigail Spencer<p>The <i>Timeless</i> star squeezed in a little wand time during awards season: "My 2017 Emmy's look: Off-duty Gryffindor," she captioned …

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25 Magical Reasons to Visit Disneyland Paris

Item 1/26<p>Forget the Eiffel Tower, the Champs-Élysées, the Louvre, and all those wonderful and glorious carbs (we’re talking about you baguettes, croissants, and multi-hued macarons); if you’re a fan of the house of mouse, the place to be in France is Disneyland Paris. Located an hour outside of the …

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Mexican President Says New Theme Park Will Definitely Be Better Than Anything in the United States

The park is inspired by Maya culture.<p>Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto announced that a new theme park, inspired by the country's famous Maya …

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Bryants share magical photos of trip to Disney World on Cubs' off day

Kris Bryant, how do you plan to spend your day off?<p>“We’re going to Disney World!” might have been his response.<p>The Cubs received a day off after …

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Disney's Pumpkin Churros Are The Tastiest Way To Get Into The Halloween Spirit

Disney Parks just finished setting up its Halloween decorations this past weekend, but the resorts aren't content with just adding a few festive jack-o'-lanterns here and there. According to Delish, the parks are getting visitors in on the Halloween spirit via food, too, and their glittering …

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Star Wars Galactic Nights at Hollywood Studios: Christmas comes early for Star Wars fans

photo by Cristine Struble<p>Star Wars Galactic Nights returns to Hollywood Studios on Dec. 17. Will Star Wars fans flock to this Star Wars special event?<p>…

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Sean Spicer’s Emmy Cameo: Why Not Everyone Is Laughing

WASHINGTON — In a surprise appearance on the Emmys, Sean Spicer did what a lot of celebrities, politicians, and other controversial figures do when …

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This Disneyland Halloween Souvenir Is Causing Longer Lines Than the Rides

Move over, red rose cup — there’s a new must-have souvenir in town.<p>Halloween is in full swing at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure, and …

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Five reasons Salou’s PortAventura theme park is better than Disneyland Paris

It almost feels wrong writing this; there’s an element of sacrilege to it. It’s something that feels like it deserves a hushed whisper – like saying …

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DWTS Season 25 Premiere Recap: Jordan Fisher and Lindsey Stirling are early frontrunners

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - SEPTEMBER 15: Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold attend Halloween Horror Nights Opening Night Red Carpet at Universal Studios …

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'Babe' actor James Cromwell charged in SeaWorld San Diego protest

Updated:Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:34:02 GMT<p>A South Bay lawyer who joined five other plaintiffs Monday in suing the Trump …

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Better Than Groot Bread: This Mickey Mouse Sourdough

Sure, everyone is obsessing over the Groot bread that was recently launched as part of Disneyland's California Adventure's Summer of Heroes, but did you know there's another equally as cute sourdough loaf at the park? Head on over to the Pacific Wharf Café and check out Boudin's freshly baked …

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'Babe' actor charged over SeaWorld protest

American actor James Cromwell has been charged after he allegedly interrupted and denounced an orca show at SeaWorld in San Diego.

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Are Six Flags theme parks becoming the DC Comics theme parks?

Are Six Flags theme parks becoming the DC Comics theme parks?, Harley Quinn coaster, photo from BusinessWire<p>As theme parks announce their new rides …

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What are the Best Dates to Visit Disney World in 2018?

With packages already available to book throughout 2018 and school back in session, many readers will want to get a jumpstart on your vacation plans …

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Disney World in One Day - How to Enjoy the Best Attractions?

If you are heading to “The Happiest Place on Earth,” surely you will want to spend several days experiencing everything Walt Disney World has to …

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39 Disney World Facts That Even Die-Hard Fans Don't Know

The happiest place on Earth also happens to be one of the most interesting. Disney World has been around for nearly half a century, and with age …

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This Man Had the Sweetest Surprise For His Wife, Who Was a "Trooper" During IVF

Going through in vitro fertilization is no joke, and one husband gave his wife, Kate, the surprise of a lifetime to celebrate their successful pregnancy and to honor the struggles she had to face for years before finally giving birth. In a post submitted to Love What Matters, he wrote:<p>My wife Kate …

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Six Flags: Better Than Atlantic City 2.0

Skeptics of American Dream Meadowlands (formerly Xanadu Meadowlands) have been given more than enough evidence for their view.<p>Even if the project …

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Six Flags El Diablo ride restraint failed and injured girl, lawsuit alleges

A Gloucester County family filed the lawsuit following a 2015 …

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Swoon! Get These Adorable Disney Holiday Ornaments Before They Sell Out

The holidays might still be months away, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't plan your tree trimmings today. In fact, if you're an avid Disney fan, we suggest you stock up on its adorable ornaments ASAP. Disney's 2017 collection is here, and your heart will sing a chipper tune with each princess …

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Man dies inside haunted house ride at Hong Kong theme park

A man has died inside a “haunted house” at a Hong Kong theme park after he was reportedly struck by a mechanical coffin.<p>The 21-year-old man was found …

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Rollercoaster queues: Theme park tries to cue waiting times

A theme park in The Netherlands is about to begin an experiment designed to stop people having to queue for rides.<p>Anna Holligan boarded a rollercoaster to find out more.

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Cosplayer Transforms into Disney Heroes and Princes

We’ve seen lots of amazing Disney inspired cosplay over the years, both on social media and at Disney conventions like D23 Expo. Usually, Disney …

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Disneyland's Pumpkin Churros Are The Tastiest Way To Get Into The Halloween Spirit

The season wouldn't be complete without Disneyland treating its visitors to a large helping of pumpkin. If you've already gotten your fix of the fall …

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Walt Disney World Giving Multiple Experience FastPasses To Those Who Rescheduled Due To Hurricane Irma

Due to Hurricane Irma and all she brought with her to Central Florida, Walt Disney World kept its park doors closed for a couple of days and it …

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