When you arrive at Walt Disney World Resort, your plans will always be at your fingertips. Hungry? You can use the My Disney Experience app to order and pay for meals at select quick-service restaurants. Need directions to your next plan? The app can provide turn-by-turn directions to where you want to go.
The chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts was Bob Chapek, formerly president of Disney Consumer Products. Chapek reports to Disney CEO Bob Iger. In 2016, the company's theme parks hosted over 140.4 million guests, making Disney Parks the world's most visited theme park company worldwide, with United Kingdom based Merlin Entertainments coming in second.
Attendance at Tokyo Disneyland jumped 15.9 percent in 2013 to 17.2 million visitors, surpassing the original Disneyland, which had tepid growth of 1.5 With a surge in theme park attendance in Asia, Tokyo Disneyland has surpassed Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., as the second-most-popular theme park in the world.
Every year on the Fourth of July holiday, we celebrate the summer theme park season by honoring the best of the world's theme parks. Throughout the year, readers on ThemeParkInsider.com rate hundreds of theme park rides, shows, restaurants, and hotels at top parks around the world.
Chimelong Ocean Kingdom is a theme park situated in Hengqin, Zhuhai, People's Republic of China. It is designed by PGAV Destinations. The park broke ground on 28 November 2010 and soft-opened on 28 January 2014. The grand opening occurred on 29 March 2014. The first phase of the park cost RMB 10 billion to build.
Since 1978, the park has been expanded and grown to become one of the most popular theme parks in the world. The Efteling Resort now offers the original theme park, two hotels, a theatre, a golf course, and two holiday villages. It is still owned by the Efteling Nature Park Foundation.