January/February 2008

Issue 1: January/February 2008

Overview of Topics (Excerpt):

  • Zamperla Takes Over Leisure Park
  • WhiteWater World - Gold Coast, Australia
  • "Kidzania": Portugal's First Children's Town is Built Near Lisbon
  • Ozeaneum Stralsund - Straight into the Top Ten with an Impressive Concept
  • Understanding How Identity-Related Motivations Drive Visitor Experiences
  • The New European Voice at the IAAPA: A.V. Andersen
  • Aqua Choice: There's More Than One Way!
  • Swarovski Crystal Worlds Reloaded
Special Features

Stingray - The New Compact Coaster Experience

From small children's rollercoasters to the ultimate looping coasters, there is a huge range of creations from rollercoaster designers. For a number of years Vekoma has offered a wide spectrum of rides that includes a number of products to suit every need ...

EAS: Nice to be in Nice!

The Euro Attractions Show, Europe's largest trade fair for leisure technology, will be held from the 23rd to 25th of January in Nice. And the next EAS is also right around the corner: this autumn in Munich, parallel to the world famous Oktoberfest ...

New Spas Open in Fürth & Bad Aibling

Bavaria has been enriched with two new large spas since last autumn: the Bad Aibling thermal springs complex and Fürthermare. In Fürth, the Franconian region of Germany, 33 million euros were invested to build a large spa, and ...

Bambooland

The origins of Bambooland date back to December 2003, the year in which the first Bambooland centre opened in Berlin. In January 2006, the second centre followed in Wildau (near Berlin). In the end of December 2006, the third opened in Gaimersheim (near Ingolstadt). More are to follow in 2008 ...