FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.
Air Canada

Survey Ranks Most Popular Rides at Walt Disney World

by Kimberly Krol Inlander

Apr 26, 2021

Tony Bosse | Dreamstime.com

Age Specific / Multigenerational

An Upgraded Points study, conducted in March 2021 across U.S. residents of various ages (18 and older) and genders, determined which Disney World rides were most popular. The survey participants were asked to name their favorite ride overall from Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom, as well as their favorite ride in each specific park.

 

Overall, the favorite was the Magic Kingdom when participants were asked to rate their most favorite Walt Disney World ride regardless of park location. Of the Top 10 most popular rides overall, all but one was located in the Magic Kingdom.

 

The Top 5 rides overall were:

  1. Space Mountain
  2. Haunted Mansion
  3. Big Thunder Mountain
  4. It’s a Small World
  5. Pirates of the Caribbean

 

At Magic Kingdom, classic rides dominate. The only ride in the Magic Kingdom-specific Top 10 built in the last 30 years was Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin, opened in 1998. Space Mountain and Haunted Mansion ranked No. 1 and 2, respectively.

 

The Top 5 most popular rides at EPCOT placed Mission: SPACE at No. 1, by almost double that of the runner up.

 

The Top 5 rides at EPCOT:

  1. Mission: SPACE
  2. Spaceship Earth
  3. Soarin’
  4. Test Track
  5. Frozen Ever After

 

At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, thrill rides led the pack:

  1. Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster
  2. Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
  3. Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run
  4. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

 

Lastly, the top 5 rides at Animal Kingdom ranked as:

  1. Avatar Flight of Passage
  2. Expedition Everest
  3. DINOSAUR
  4. Kilimanjaro Safaris
  5. Kali River Rapids

 

For the full survey detail

#WhereverFamily

Insta Feed
North America
Apr 14, 2021

Pamper Mom for Mother’s Day at The Rose Hotel

The Rose Hotel Chicago O’Hare, a Tapestry Collection by Hilton, and its first-floor bar and restaurant Thorn Restaurant & Lounge, are celebrating moms this year with an exclusive Mother’s Day High Tea May 9. Available at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., the tea is $60 a person or $30 for children 12 and under. The price includes complimentary parking, live music from Dina Bach and a curated menu.

Marriott Bonvoy Bold™ Card Launches BoldFamilyTravel.Chase.com

The Marriott Bonvoy Bold™ Card recently launched BoldFamilyTravel.Chase.com, an interactive, online resource allowing families to plan future travel together. The launch followed the Marriott Bonvoy Bold™ Card Survey of parents and grandparents that revealed most parents believe children are important resources for planning family vacations and that one-third of parents don’t currently involve their children in planning but would like to.

Uncategorized
Apr 8, 2021

Experience America’s Highest Railway with the Family

The Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway will be back and better than ever in May 2021. The iconic Pikes Peak Cog Railway, one of only two cog railways in the United States, and its view from the summit is where “America the Beautiful” was penned. Experience this with your family when it reopens.

Travel Tips
Apr 5, 2021

5 Unique Airbnb Stays in the United States

For a unique domestic trip idea, check out these one-of-a-kind Airbnb stays.

Listicles
Mar 30, 2021

Top 10 Things to Do in Pensacola, Florida

Head to Pensacola, Florida, for the ultimate family vacation. Here is a list of the top 10 things to do while visiting.

Personal
Mar 26, 2021

Natural Women’s Products by Cora

Many women in the United States don’t think twice about going to the store to purchase feminine products. With many options in brands, sizes, colors and even fragrance, we forget others around the world do not have such a luxury. Cora changes the way women receive products, providing a healthier, more sustainable way that is good for the environment and body.