View from the USA: Not-so-Magic-Kingdom

The cult-like world of Disney means queues and costs, but the parades, fireworks and Mickey ears are so infectious you might find yourself joining in.

Dive in: Europe's first underwater museum opens

At Lanzarote’s latest museum, fish get free entry. Dive down to the Med’s seabed for a moving marine experience

Family travel: The best of Orlando

From the Mickey Mouse focused fun of Disney’s Magic Kingdom, to the high-octane rides of Universal Studios and beyond, Orlando is home to a near-countless number of theme parks, best enjoyed in a trip bookended by a tranquil beach and lake break

Family travel: Disneyland Paris

Take your kids away for an ultimate quick getaway to Disneyland Paris, where the ease of the Eurostar and the magic of Mickey Mouse pleases parents and kids alike — if you don’t mind the odd queue

Family fun in Dubai: Sports and adrenaline

Water parks, skiing, diving and more

Ohio: Rollercoaster central

Thrilling visitors since 1870, Cedar Point is a exciting stop on the road from New York to Chicago — and home to a host of stomach churning rides

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