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Points of Interest: Pilot's Sandwich Demand Delays Flight for Two Hours; Weird Sex Laws, in Map Form

by Zach Everson. Posted Dec 18th 2013 10:43 AM
Open Salami & Rocket Sandwich on White Bread
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A pilot's sandwich demands delaying a flight by two hours, a map of American state's weird sex laws and Beyoncé filming a video at a hotel are among today's points of interest.
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24 Hours of Disney: On Location

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted May 22nd 2013 09:00 AM

Disney All-Nigher 24 hours Monsters T-shirt

Last year on Leap Day, California's Disneyland and Florida's Magic Kingdom opened their gates to the general public for 24 consecutive hours. The stunt squeezed an extra day of park going into 2012 – and prompted a sugar rush among Disneyphiles. Thousands of fans lined up before dawn. Crowds overwhelmed the park. Lines for rides grew past two hours long. Gridlock gripped the streets surrounding Disneyland.
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The Long Haul: Taming Orlando's Theme Parks

by MapQuest Discover. Posted Mar 14th 2013 11:27 AM
Disney World Orlando

If Anaheim, California's Disneyland is the happiest place on Earth, then Orlando, Florida must be the happiest place in the universe. With more than 100 attractions in total (including not one, but six Disney parks), Orlando provides plenty of opportunities for non-stop family fun.
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How to Have a Dollywood Christmas (VIDEO)

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Dec 11th 2012 12:43 PM
Celebrate Christmas at the Dollywood Theme Park in Tennessee

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New Thrills and Chills on Amusement Park Rides

by Fran Golden. Posted Mar 30th 2011 02:00 PM
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As fans know, springtime means a chance to be the first to check out new attractions at amusement parks around the country as they open their doors and show off new features for the season. This year brings plenty for those seeking a wild ride.
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