Brady MacDonald

Writer

Brady MacDonald is a senior producer for latimes.com, working on home page production, special projects and website design. He writes the Funland theme park blog for The Times’ Travel section, covering the latest trends and newest rides at major parks around the world. 

Recent Articles

  • Disney’s rebooted Soarin’ ride takes flight over worldwide landmarks

    Disney’s rebooted Soarin’ ride takes flight over worldwide landmarks

    The Soarin’ flight simulator rides at Disney California Adventure and Epcot have traded the California-centric scenes of the Golden Gate Bridge, Yosemite and Malibu for an international itinerary that spans six continents. I recently rode the updated Soarin’ Around the World three times and found...

  • 5 ways to beat the heat at theme parks this summer

    5 ways to beat the heat at theme parks this summer

    Summer and theme parks go together like high temperatures and severe heat warnings. But there are plenty of ways to beat the heat and stay cool if you find yourself at a theme park on a scorching hot day. Obviously the best way to avoid the heat is to hit your local theme park during the shoulder...

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