Issue 3: May/June 2010

  • New Dark Ride at Lego Discovery Centre Manchester
  • The Horror of "13" at Alton Towers
  • Interview: Markus Achleitner, CEO at Oberösterreichische Thermenholding GmbH
  • Experium: Sweden's New Indoor Experience Center
  • Welios® - Science Center: A Home for Energy
  • Aquariums: Dive Into a Different World
Special Feature
| Space Fantasy: The Ride
Universal Studios Japan, opened in Osaka in 2001, is presenting a new feature once again. In the construction of "Space Fantasy: The Ride", after a number of diversion Universal has fortunately returned to what made the attractions at the film park special - elaborate thematic design ...

Special Feature
| Start of the Season
Phantasialand, Europa-Park, Grönalund, Heide-Park Soltau, etc.: The newest attractions in Europe ...

Special Feature
| Growth Market China
Increasingly, regional amusement park operators in China are joining together to form pan-regional park chain operations. If western operators only sit back and watch this development, then the market will quickly ...

Special Feature
| Swimming Pool Facility Report 2009/2010
2009 proved to be a very successful year for the entire recreation industry. Nevertheless, most public pool facility and spa operators in Europe describe their overall situation as "reservedly optimistic". This is the basic tone emerging from the member survey conducted by ...