May/June 2012

Issue 3: May/June 2012

Overview of Topics (Excerpt):

  • The Realm of the Pharaohs
  • Wodan Timburcoaster at Europa-Park
  • 20 Years of Disneyland Paris
  • "The Swarm" at Thorpe Park
  • The Guest is the Focus of Everything - Interview with Dr. Michael Quell
  • AquaMagis Expands its Range of Attractions
  • SaunaHuus Ganderkesee - A Sauna in Country House Style
  • Cleaning Companies: A Business's "Unsung Heroes"
Special Features

Verbolten

American English is rich with German words like "kindergarten" or "pumpernickel", so it's no surprise that the new rollercoaster in the "Oktoberfest" area of Busch Gardens Williamsburg also takes its name from a little of both ...

Adventure Golf

Above all in the amusement sector, recent years have witnessed a rise in the construction of increasingly popular fantasy courses that are collectively categorized in the "Minigolf Open Standard" (MOS), which encompasses adventure golf, crazy golf, black light minigolf, ...

Floriade 2012

The 2012 Floriade World Horticultural Expo started over a month ago in Venlo, The Netherlands. It was held for the first time in Rotterdam in 1960 and is always held in a ten-year-cycle ...

European Waterparks

As it has done for many years now, the European Waterpark Association (EWA) again conducted an analysis of the business development at European recreational bathing complexes and spas for the previous year of 2011. We have compiled some excerpts of the findings for you here ...