Tron Lightcycle Run at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World Resort Florida Tomorrowland entrance one of the best thrill rides at Disney World.

5 BEST Thrill Rides at Disney World You Must Conquer in 2023

Are you ready to take on the best thrill rides at Disney World?

When I chat with people about why they enjoy Walt Disney World, it’s often said that they enjoy how there are plenty of ride options that are able to accommodate them.

The resort’s ability to be accessible and comfortable easily allows them to stand out.

However, they have hit some debate recently regarding a brand-new coaster on this list in regard to accommodations.

In recent years, Walt Disney World Resort has strived to push out more family-friendly thrill roller coasters that will be enjoyable for all types of families.

Today, I will be touching base on Walt Disney World’s 5 Best Thrill Rides at the resort.

I will discuss the following for each.

  • Brief History
  • Story/Theme
  • Why the Disney Ride is Great
  • Stats

Finally, I won’t be giving away most of the rides’ backstories as it may spoil the attraction for you.

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Disneyland vs Universal Studios Hollywood with Sleeping Beauty Castle and Hogwarts Castle

Disneyland vs Universal Studios Hollywood: Which is Better in 2023?

Are you trying to figure out which one is better: Disneyland vs Universal Studios Hollywood?

For years, the debate has continued in a never-ending circle of passing off opinions as fact.

The truth is the answer lies in the individual theme parks. Each park offers something unique, fun and special.

Today, I will comparing the West Coast versions of the parks to figure out which one fits your needs the best!

I will also be chatting about the differences between Universal Studios Hollywood and Disneyland Resort based on the following:

  • Location
  • Hotels
  • Parks & Ride Offerings
  • Characters & Shows
  • Ticket Costs & Add-ons
  • Distance
  • Amount of Days needed to enjoy
  • Overall Park Layout

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Cedar Point Gatekeeper Roller Coaster

2023 Cedar Point Season Pass Guide: Prices, Benefits, Tips and more!

Are you trying to figure out if you should get the Cedar Point Season Pass this year?

Don’t worry, I have all the details for you today!

Cedar Point theme park, located in Sandusky, Ohio has officially opened for its 154th season.

With it comes a brand new Boardwalk Area, transforming it from its 1800s sunbathing roots to a pavilion with food stops boasting spectacular views the vast lake Erie, a reimagined Wild Mouse roller coaster and so much more!

Coaster enthusiasts know that Cedar Point is the Roller Coast, in regard to its history and role within the coaster wars of the early 2000s.

Guests come from all walks of life to visit this theme park.

Some, like myself, loved it so much that we decided to get annual passes to have full access to the thrills and history that this park boasts and gas to offer its visitors.

But what makes the Cedar Point Season Pass worth it? What options are there?

Today, I will answer these questions and more as we walk through the park’s annual passes, benefits and more.

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Iron Gwazi Entrance

Iron Gwazi vs Gwazi: Battle of Busch Gardens Wooden Coasters

Iron Gwazi vs Gwazi at Busch Gardens Tampa: Which is better?

There has been a trend recently in the roller coaster/ theme park world.

We have seen it take place with Steel Vengence at Cedar Point, Goliath at Six Flags Great America, Twisted Timbers at Kings Dominion and currently in the works, Wildcat’s Revenge at Hersheypark, scheduled to open this year.

If you don’t know, the trend involves classic wooden coasters getting what we call, “the RMC treatment.”

RMC or “Rocky Mountain Construction” is a manufacturing and constructions company famous for its I-Box track and topper track design for wooden coasters.

In total, they have revamped 20 coasters, usually gorgeously combining steel and sometimes the original wood frames of the coasters to revive them as brand new thrill coasters.

They have crafted the same treatment for Busch Gardens Tampa’s Gwazi Roller Coaster, reborn as the immensely popular Iron Gwazi, a wooden dueling roller coaster boasting two separate tracks.

But is the new version better?

Today, I will discuss the two versions by comparing the histories, learning about the changes and key differences to determine which is the best version at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.

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Sheraton Universal a hotel near Universal Studios Hollywood California

2023 Sheraton Universal Hotel Guide: Where to Stay Near Universal Studios Hollywood?

Are you looking for a full guide on the Sheraton Universal Hotel?

Well, look no further!

When visiting Universal Studios Hollywood, there are quite a few options to choose from if you plan on staying nearby in Universal City to enjoy the brand-new Super Nintendo World!

Most people tend to not know where the best place to stay is around Universal Studios Hollywood or even what options are available.

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Sheraton Universal Hotel, one of the hotels that is actually near Universal Studios Hollywood (a 7–8-minute walk from the park’s entrance).

This AAA 4 diamond starred has by far the best customer service I have had this year!

Today, we will be going over the following:

  • Location
  • Amenities
  • Room Types
  • Review and Overall Experience

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Universal Studios Hollywood Super Nintendo World Princess Peach Castle. One of the best rides and attractions at Universal Studios Hollywood.

5 Best Rides at Universal Studios Hollywood You Can’t Miss!

Are you ready to take on some of the best rides at Universal Studios Hollywood?

As much as we love Universal Orlando Resort here at ThemeParkHipster, we have started to grow more of a soft spot for the original big sister park, Universal Studios Hollywood.

She may be smaller, but she still packs a punch with their shows, attractions and rides.

Think of it like this: Disneyland is the original and smaller, but still much beloved and has plenty to offer. Walt Disney World is bigger but the baby sister with plenty of room for growth.

This is how one could look at Universal Studios Florida and Universal Studios Hollywood.

Today, I will be bringing a special focus on big sister Universal Studios Hollywood and the best attractions offerings at the park, specifically:

  • Why We Love It
  • Brief History
  • Ride Stats
  • Tips for the Attractions

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Cedar Point Frontier Festival with Victoria Wade

Cedar Point Frontier Festival 2023 Guide: Food, Fun, Tickets, and More!

Are you ready to enjoy some of the best food, drinks, and entertainment at the Cedar Point Frontier Festival?

Don’t worry, I have all the insider tips just for you!

Cedar Point is one of the most coveted parks to attend on any theme park enthusiasts must-do list. This popular Sandusky, Ohio destination has a vibrant history that cultivated back in 1870.

Cedar Point is also considered the second oldest amusement park in the world and is home to world class roller coasters.

This allows it the be the only park in the world currently with five roller coasters towering over 200 feet.

The park itself is a historical landmark and has been voted “Best Amusement Park in the World” 16 years consecutively by Amusement Today.

But if you are reading this, you’re probably already well versed in Cedar Point and its famous coasters that draw in a little over 3.6 million visitors a year.

What you may not be aware of is the park’s seasonal offerings and so we come to Cedar Point’s Frontier Festival!

Today, I will be going over the festival and what it has to offer you!

I was invited by Cedar Point to check out this fun summer event and I’m excited to get into all the details.

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Guide to the Best Photo Spots at Wizarding World of Harry Potter Victoria Wade at Knight Bus and Dragon and Hogwarts Castle

7 Best Photo Spots in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter that are Instagram-worthy!

Are you looking for the best places to get your Wizarding World of Harry Potter photos?

Today, I am here to help out my fellow Instagram girlies and fellows.

Recently, I had a conversation with a friend who hadn’t been to Universal Orlando Resort in several years.

We were discussing The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and the best places to take cute photos, so here I am today!

As a Universal Orlando Annual Passholder (UOAP), I am going to treat you to some of my favorite places to get those magical shots in the most picturesque areas around both Universal Orlando theme parks.

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Cedar Point Red Maverick Roller Coaster

Maverick at Cedar Point: The MOST Thrilling Ride in Town!

Maverick at Cedar Point acts more like a bucking bronco than a coaster! It is full of twists, screws, launches, tunnels, and plenty of airtime!

But do you know the backstory of this wild ride? Well, giddy up, partner! I’ve got the inside scoop.

Introducing “Maverick!”

Let’s saddle up and get into the history, theme, ride stats and ride layout along with some fun facts about the coaster!

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Cedar Point Steel Vengeance Roller Coaster Curves

Steel Vengeance at Cedar Point: The Best Roller Coaster in America?

Are you ready to brave the toughest hyper-hybrid roller coaster called Steel Vengeance at Cedar Point?

Today, we continue our journey as we dive into the histories of some of Cedar Point’s most thrilling and impressive coasters!

Let’s move on with Steel Vengeance, another coaster who calls Frontiertown home. In fact, it’s right across the way from Maverick, a coaster I recently discussed.

But what is the story behind this coaster? What came before it that caused it to become what it is today? What makes this particular coaster so special?

Let’s begin together the story of Steel Vengeance, the world’s longest hyper-hybrid roller coaster!

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