Current Issue

Issue 6/2022: November/December 2022

Topic Overview (Excerpt):

  • “Sik”: The 10 Inversion Coaster at Flamingo Land
  • Phantasialand’s New “Deep in Africa – Adventure Trail”
  • Wilderness Is Calling! An Interview with Mario Hampel, Managing Director of Kinderland
  • New at Parc Spirou: Kid Paddle Zone
  • Babylon Park – The Latest FEC in London
  • Out of the Crisis! But How? A Survey Conducted by the EWA on the Economic Situation of European Leisure Pools & Spas
  • The Digital Customer Journey: A Conversation with Werner Dullmaier, Convious
  • 21st SNELAC Meeting at Disneyland Paris
  • Technology News: State-of-the-Art Applications for Modern Experience Design
Special Features

Eatrenalin

The idea was born during a flight in the “Voletarium” at Europa-Park, which takes passengers on a journey across breathtaking European sights and spectacular landscapes. When hotelier Thomas Mack took a ride in the attraction with Oliver Altherr, Managing Director of the Swiss gastronomy group Marché International, they received the inspiration for what could now set new benchmarks for event restaurants worldwide: Eatrenalin, the new fine dining restaurant in Rust, which takes guests on a multisensory journey ...

Spotlight: London

The IAAPA Expo Europe 2022 held this past September 13th to 15th in London aimed to present the first European trade fair hosted by the IAAPA in its accustomed format following the disruptions of what was almost the last three years. The general mood among exhibitors and visitors regarding the business conducted at the fair in London was thoroughly positive. Read in our trade show report, what innovative product developments were presented and which projects in the leisure industry we can look forward to ...

Freizeit-Land Geiselwind

When Matthias Mölter, who comes from a family of showmen in Coburg, took over Freizeit-Land Geiselwind in Bavaria from the Mensinger founding family in 2017, it was clear to the courageous young entrepreneur that a lot of work layed ahead of him. In spite of all unforeseenable crises of the last years, Mölter has since turned the park around to a remarkable extent. In recent years Freizeit-Land has been expanded by many new attractions ...

Bamboo Bay

There is scarcely an amusement park in Europe expanding as rapidly as Energylandia in the Polish city of Zator. This goes for both the Energylandia amusement park and its water park, which is included in the price of admission and has meanwhile grown into the largest outdoor water park in Poland. Following the opening of the “Twister” cone slide in 2020 and the “Funky Monkey” children’s water play area in 2021, this past summer also witnessed the opening of the new “Bamboo Bay” area with a total of nine slides ...