Amusement parks

TripAdvisor names 'world's best' amusement parks

TripAdvisor names 'world's best' amusement parks

Attractions featuring marine animals prove winners as Florida's Discovery Cove and Spain's Siam Park take top honors
Up to 30 stuck after Six Flags roller coaster derails

Up to 30 stuck after Six Flags roller coaster derails

A tree branch that fell on the tracks derailed a roller coaster car at a Six Flags amusement park near Los Angeles
Abu Dhabi unveils plans for 'underground park'

Abu Dhabi unveils plans for 'underground park'

Parched desert landscape on top, lush green park beneath -- Al Fayah Park will give the U.A.E.'s capital "a sense of identity"
China’s new ghost town: Wonderland in Beijing

China’s new ghost town: Wonderland in Beijing

Photographer Catherine Hyland discovers a massive deserted theme park not far from the Great Wall
Xiangjiang Safari Park: Holiday for some, ordeal for others

Xiangjiang Safari Park: Holiday for some, ordeal for others

Part of Guangzhou's massive Chimelong Travel Resort, the safari park manages to be surreal, intriguing and disconcerting all at once
7 of the freakiest places on the planet

7 of the freakiest places on the planet

Human bones, headless dolls, a death ward. That abandoned house on the outskirts of town has nothing on these truly frightening places
Woman killed in Texas roller coaster tragedy

Woman killed in Texas roller coaster tragedy

A mother falls to her death after being thrown from a roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas
Newest, biggest, baddest roller coasters for summer 2013

Newest, biggest, baddest roller coasters for summer 2013

Get ready to shred your vocal cords
Giant mechanical animals stalk French theme park

Giant mechanical animals stalk French theme park

A former shipping yard has turned into a mechanical animal "dream factory"
Wealthy 'using disabled kids' to skip Disney queues

Wealthy 'using disabled kids' to skip Disney queues

Alleged practice sparked fury on social media; some argue it's a way to help disabled people make good money
Best kids' spots in Tokyo

Best kids' spots in Tokyo

From cutting-edge tech shows to retro toy palaces, we've got the top spots to take the little 'uns
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