theme parks

Hong Kong Disneyland turns up the adventure with Disney Explorers Lodge

Oct 03, 2017 - 6:50 PM

And they have a promo exclusively for Filipino guests, too

Alvarez, Aguirre, Comey | Evening wRap

Jun 08, 2017 - 8:00 PM

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DENR chief vows inquiry into Nickelodeon theme park in Coron

Jun 08, 2017 - 1:47 PM

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu says the inquiry on the proposed plan is to ensure at the outset that we continue to conserve and protect this last bastion of coastal biodiversity in Palawan

Palawan file photo by Rhea Claire Madarang

Coron mayor: No permit applications yet for Nickelodeon theme park

Jun 03, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Coron Mayor Ajerico Barracoso says the planned 400 hectare theme park and resort remains just a plan

Lorenzana, Saguisag, Clinton | Evening wRap

Jun 01, 2017 - 7:57 PM

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Wanda Teo: Nickelodeon theme park in Coron 'pushing through'

Jun 01, 2017 - 3:47 PM

They are not going to destroy the corals says Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo recalling the personal assurance given to her by representatives of Viacom International Media Networks and Coral World Park Undersea Resorts

TOURISM CHIEF. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo says a Nickelodeon theme park will soon rise in Coron, Palawan. Photo from Presidential Photo

Abe visit, Robredo, Tillerson | Evening wRap

Jan 12, 2017 - 7:15 PM

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Underwater park, Trump, Pacquiao | Midday wRap

Jan 12, 2017 - 12:44 PM

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West Philippine Sea, Robredo, Pacquiao | Evening wRap

Jan 12, 2017 - 6:40 AM

Watch Rappler s evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

Gina Lopez won't allow Nickelodeon theme park in Palawan

Jan 11, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Environmentalists have raised the alarm over the planned construction of the underwater resort and theme park in what is known as the Philippines last ecological frontier

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 11, 2017

Jan 11, 2017 - 11:40 AM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Wednesday

US President Barack Obama speaks during his farewell address in Chicago, Illinois on January 10, 2017. Barack Obama closes the book on his presidency, with a farewell speech in Chicago that will try to lift supporters shaken by Donald Trump's shock election. / AFP PHOTO / Nicholas Kamm

VIRAL: Environmentalists gather signatures to protest Nickelodeon park in Palawan

Jan 11, 2017 - 8:30 AM

Why does Coron and the Philippines need artificial attractions? Coron is already so beautiful in its natural state says Save Philippine Seas executive director Anna Oposa

Nickelodeon to build Philippine underwater theme park

Jan 10, 2017 - 6:16 PM

Nickelodeon says the park on Palawan island would be part of a 400 hectare 1 000 acre undersea development showcasing the area s marine life that would give fans a chance to interact with the brand and the iconic characters they love

Australia theme park reopens minus killer ride

Dec 10, 2016 - 9:23 AM

The company says proceeds from the opening weekend would go to charity

DREAMWORLD REOPENS. In this file photo, media gather at the Dreamworld theme park on Gold Coast on October 25, 2016, after 4 people were killed when a park ride malfunctioned. File photo by Tertius Pickard/AFP

IN PHOTOS: 5 things to know about new Shanghai Disneyland

Jun 16, 2016 - 10:07 AM

Shanghai Disneyland which opens on June 16 has a pirate themed treasure cove a TRON rollercoaster and more Check out photos of the new park here

SHANGHAI DISNEYLAND. Disney opens a new theme park for the mainland Chinese audience. Screengrab from Facebook/Disney/

Ubisoft to open amusement park in Montreal

Apr 28, 2016 - 1:55 PM

The indoor park will be based on Ubisoft s hit Raving Rabbids game series

epa04805496 An attendees experiences Ubisoft virtual reality Rabbids VR Ride at the E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo) in Los Angeles, California, USA, 17 June 2015. The E3 expo introduces new games and gaming devices and is an anticipated annual event among gaming enthusiasts and marketers. EPA/MICHAEL NELSON

IN PHOTOS: A look at the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Hollywood

Apr 07, 2016 - 9:44 PM

There s a new Harry Potter theme park in Hollywood California

THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER. John Williams conducts the LA Philharmonic orchestra as a light displays lights up The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at the VIP Press preview at Universal Studios in Hollywood, California, USA, late 05 April 2016. Photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Theme park guide: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Osaka, Japan

Mar 12, 2016 - 4:43 PM

All sorts of helpful tips to help you plan your trip to Japan s Harry Potter theme park in Osaka s Universal Studios

Hogwarts Castle view from Hogsmeade. All photos provided by Irene Maligat

Walt Disney bantah rencana pembangunan Disneyland Bogor

Sep 17, 2015 - 9:49 PM

PT Walt Disney tidak memiliki rencana untuk membangun Disneyland di Indonesia saat ini ”

TOKYO DISNEYLAND. Karakter Disney tampil dalam pertunjukkan ‘Garyo Gunbu’ di Urasayu, Tokyo, 8 Juli 2014. Foto oleh Franck Robichon/EPA

P135-million zoo, theme park to rise in Pampanga

Sep 01, 2015 - 6:41 PM

The 20 hectare development is seen to employ about 140 workers in the next 5 years Clark Development Corporation says

NEW TOURIST ATTRACTION. The P135-million ($2.89-million) project will include provision of haven for wildlife animals and establishment of a theme park

Artist Banksy opens sinister theme park at British seaside

Aug 21, 2015 - 1:25 PM

Banksy announces the opening of a dystopian theme park called Dismaland featuring a burnt out Disney castle and an anarchist training camp

BANKSY. The artist, who keeps his face and identity a secret, announces the opening of a theme park in Britain. Above is a mural presumably painted by Banksy in the northern Gaza Strip. File photo from EPA

Disney eyes Star Wars theme parks

Aug 16, 2015 - 9:29 AM

Disney CEO Bob Iger says the attraction will have a battle experience and a chance for the visitors to ride the Millennium Falcon

Rappler Talk: Science and the power of imagination

May 04, 2015 - 5:03 PM

How does studying the inner workings of the brain allow Disney s chief imagineer to create many different worlds taking the form of theme parks?

You can enjoy 'Hunger Games' rides in a Dubai theme park in 2016

Apr 09, 2015 - 11:20 AM

What kind of attractions would you want to see in a Hunger Games theme park?

'Harry Potter' theme park to open July 2014 in Japan

Apr 20, 2014 - 5:12 PM

Wands out once more Potter fans Japan s Wizarding World of Harry Potter will open just a little later this year

GET READY. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (2nd L), US ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy (L), Universal Studios Japan (USJ) president Glenn Gumpel (2nd R) and Irish actress Evanna Lynch (R) gesture during the opening of USJ's new attraction ‘The Wizarding World of Harry Potter’ at the USJ in Osaka, western Japan on April 18, 2014. AFP Photo / Jiji Press Japan Out

Universal brings 'Minion Mayhem' to Hollywood theme park

Apr 11, 2014 - 12:51 AM

Wouldn t you enjoy a Minion themed ride?

Of Wizards & Muggles: Things to do in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Dec 06, 2013 - 8:34 AM

Whether you’re a muggle a wizard or just a fan the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is where all roads lead for some wand – waving magical fun